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The Fear of God: You’re Next

25 Aug

In this episode, Reed and Nathan discuss Adam Wingard’s You’re Next.

The Fear of God: The Leftovers, Season 2

18 Aug

In this episode, Reed and Nathan discuss the second season of HBO’s The Leftovers.

The Fear of God: The Others

13 Aug

In this episode, Reed and Nathan discuss Alejandro Amenabar’s The Others, starring Nicole Kidman.

The Fear of God: Dark City

7 Aug

In this episode, Reed and Nathan discuss Alex Proyas’ Dark City, starring Rufus Sewell and Jennifer Connelly.

What is Not Promised, by Reed Lackey

7 Aug

Bursting with unbridled creative boldness and fearlessly focused on the haunting questions it raises, She Dies Tomorrow – the new film by writer/director Amy Seimetz – is a film that will likely polarize audiences, confusing and frustrating some while inspiring and captivating others. It is a unique vision of anxiety and courage, carried almost exclusively by subtext and mood. It is somehow simultaneously as intimate as a shared secret and as relatable as a timeless myth. And it is entirely possible that when you finish it, you won’t quite know how to feel: which is a testament to its power.

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The Fear of God: Identity

31 Jul

In this episode, Reed and Nathan discuss James Mangold’s Identity.

The Fear of God: Dead Again

27 Jul

In this episode, Reed and Nathan discuss Kenneth Branagh’s Dead Again, starring Emma Thompson.

Strange Tides, by Reed Lackey

20 Jul

Strong horror stories thrive on the mysterious and the unknown. They are anchored in a sense of atmosphere and emotional evocation that, when most effective, connect with us on a visceral level. That effectiveness can often be undermined, however, by a listless sense of scope or underdeveloped elements. The Beach House, the debut feature film by Jeffrey A. Brown, walks a thin line between what works and what frustrates to create a film with several memorable sequences, even if the whole of the experience remains somewhat lacking.

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The Fear of God: Shutter Island

19 Jul

In this episode, Reed and Nathan discuss Martin Scorsese’s Shutter Island starring Leonardo DiCaprio.

The Fear of God: Lovecraft Country

13 Jul

In this episode, Reed and Nathan are joined by author Matt Ruff to discuss his novel Lovecraft Country.