Gruesome Reviews

“The Unbidden” (2016): Secrets from the Past Haunt a Fractured Group of Friends

Equal parts mystery, thriller, drama, melodrama, and supernatural horror film, director Quentin Lee’s The Unbidden takes viewers through familiar territory to unusual places. The ride has a few small bumps along the way but is definitely worth taking in this tale of treachery, mistrust, and murder. Lauren (Tamlyn Tomita) is a psychologically fragile writer who […]

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“Love, Work and Other Demons” (2016): Female Fighter Waits Tables and Wards Off Devils

Joanna (Akemi Look) works two jobs: she’s a waitress at her father Harry’s (George Cheung) Chinese restaurant by day and a demon hunter after hours. Director Gorby Mufan Shih crafts a fun, fast-paced action comedy short with supernatural overtones in Love, Work and  Other Demons. Based on Joanna’s double life, the short sets the stage […]