Category: Reviews

The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 105 – The Corman/Poe Cycle- House of Usher (1960)

Welcome to episode 105 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, the podcast goes back in time to a place they haven’t been before: the 1960s. Marc and Branden kick-off the Corman/Poe Cycle, looking at the first film that Roger Corman adapted from Edgar Allen Poe’s short stories, House of Usher from 1960. They also move on…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 104 – The Slasher Resurgence Arc – Cut (2000)/Valentine (2001)

Welcome to episode 104 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Ashe joins Branden to conclude the Slasher Resurgence Arc with a double feature review of Cut (2000) and Valentine (2001). We also move on to round 34 of the Besting the Backlog Challenge! Marc should be back next week when we kick-off our brand new arc!…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 103 – The Slasher Resurgence Arc – Urban Legend (1998)/Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000)

Welcome to episode 103 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today we have a special guest return to help continue the Slasher Resurgence Arc – Chris Ranson – with Branden, and we have a double feature review of Urban Legend (1998) and Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000). We also move on to round 33 of the Besting…


Movie Review – Chris Ranson on Fate (2017)

Title: Fate (2017) Director: Dan Sheldon Runtime: 95 minutes — “After the government shuts down his project on time travel, a brilliant quantum physicist must find a way to continue his research in order to travel back in time and prevent his fiancé from being killed.” If this films plot sounds familiar it’s probably because…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 102 – The Slasher Resurgence Arc – I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)/I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998)

Welcome to episode 102 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Branden and Marc begin the Slasher Resurgence Arc with a double feature review of I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997) and I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998). We also move on to round 32 of the Besting the Backlog Challenge! Ashe,…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 101 – GLOW: Season One (2017)

Episode 101 of The Cinefessions Podcast is dedicated to the artist responsible for our incredible logo, Dustin “Duddy” Pace. Dustin passed away after recording this week’s episode, and the entire Cinefessions team is deeply saddened by his untimely passing. You can donate to Dustin’s Memorial Fund to help his family pay for medical bills here,…


Movie Review – Chris Ranson on Ghost Note (2017)

Title: Ghost Note (2017) Director: Troy Hart Runtime: 110 minutes — If you’ve read the Joe Hill novel Heart-Shaped Box, you’ll have a general idea of what’s going on in Ghost Note. The two projects aren’t connected, but they share a very similar theme of a spirit of a musician haunting a couple. Unlike that…