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WRETCHED REVIEWS: “WAKE WOOD”

Posted in DVD, Movies, Reviews, Supernatural with tags , , , , , , , on June 29, 2011 by darklordbunnykins

WAKE WOOD

Starring Aidan Gillen, Eva Birthistle and Timothy Spall

Directed by David Keating

Written by David Keating and Brendan McCarthy

Hammer Films/eOne

 

It would be tragic to dismiss the Irish film Wake Wood as Pet Sematary meets The Wicker Man, but the comparisons are obvious. Young parents Patrick and Louise (Gillen and Birthistle), mourning the death of their daughter Alice (Ella Connolly), move to the small town of Wake Wood where the residents have a secret: a pagan ritual gives them the power to resurrect their dead loved ones for three days. Patrick and Louise avail themselves of the chance to see their daughter again, but it soon becomes apparent that Lucy hasn’t come back right.

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HAMMER FILM “WAKE WOOD” PLAYS CINEMACABRE IN T.O. TONIGHT

Posted in Devils, DVD, Gore, Movies, News, Rue Morgue, Video, Violence, Zombies with tags , , , , , on June 16, 2011 by darklordbunnykins

The DLB is looking forward to Rue Morgue Magazine‘s monthly Cinemacabre movie night tonight (June 16). Being shown is the Canadian premiere of the new Hammer film Wake Wood which arrives on DVD and Blu-ray June 28 through eOne Entertainment. (Look for a review on the 28th.)

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