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A classic of the Christmas horror film genre

Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984) (screenshot by author via YouTube) ”width =” 1080 ″ height = ”725 ″ srcset =” https://hyperallergic-newspack.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/ 2017/12 / deadly-night-ni
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5 westerns that almost killed the western genre

With the theatrical release Friday of “The Ballad of Lefty Brown”, the arrival next week of the superb film “Hostiles” and “Godless” pulling on old Netflix, we are
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In the age of piracy, is the con artist movie genre dying?

To concentrate. Photo: Warner Brothers To concentrate, the new film starring Will Smith and Margot Robbie, is a dizzying love letter to a lost art: not the art of the crook (though that’s it too
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Interstellar: latest entry in the new genre of film “Cli-Fi”

St. Petersburg, Florida The giant inflatable whale in this Gulf Coast town not only signals the arrival of one of the world’s greatest documentary festivals, but also the emergence of cinema as
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