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WRETCHED RE-ISSUES: THE ENTITY (1982)

Posted in Devils, DVD, Ghosts, Monsters, Movies, Reviews, Rue Morgue, Sex, Supernatural, Thriller with tags , , , , , , , , , on July 3, 2012 by darklordbunnykins

THE ENTITY (1982)

Starring Barbara Hershey, Ron Silver and David Labiosa

Directed by Sidney J. Furie

Written by Frank De Felitta

Anchor Bay

Despite online chatter that an Entity remake is on the way (allegedly helmed by Ringu director Hideo Nakata), I find that hard to imagine. First, what studio is going to finance a movie about a malevolent spirit that repeatedly rapes the leading lady? Secondly, which actress would be brave enough to step into the shoes of the original’s star, Barbara Hershey? While not perfect by any means, the original Entity remains a disturbing film made in a bolder time, and a new version would likely be toothless by comparison.

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VICIOUS VIDEO: TERMINATRYX GETS WOLFIE IN “VIRUS” CLIP

Posted in Gore, Goth, Heavy Metal, Music, Video, Werewolves with tags , , , , , on February 3, 2011 by darklordbunnykins

Cape Town-based metal group Terminatryx have just unleashed clip for their song “Virus.” The bloodsoaked video features singer Sonja undergoing an unusual transformation while viewing a mysterious videotape in an evocation of Videodrome or Ringu — but with a lycanthropic twist.

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