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[Podcast] The Forest — Episode 145 — Horror News Radio

The first theatrical horror film of 2016 is upon us,  Jason Zada’s The Forest sends Natalie Dormer to  Aokigahara Forest – the “suicide forest” – at the foot of Mount Fuji in Japan to look for her lost sister. The premise is promising but the film only delivers jump scare after jump scare, missing an […]

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“The Revenant” (2015) – As Cold As Its Snowy Vistas

The Revenant  is a film primarily focused on survival. As endlessly documented in the press junkets leading to the film’s release, Leonardo DiCaprio and director  Alejandro González Iñárritu  went through hell to shoot this film,  resulting in a ballooning budget, a lack of snow and near hypothermia for everyone involved. Indeed, Iñárritu was a true […]