monsters

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The Evil Dead (1981) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0083907/

A group of friends visits a cabin in the woods, where research on The Necronomicon was recently done and has possessed the area.

I hate hate hate horror movies, but this kindof isn't one. This is absolutely mandatory viewing.


I Am a Hero - (2015 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3775202/
https://avex.jp/iamahero/
https://www.toho.co.jp/movie/lineup/iamahero-movie.html/

A zombie apocalypse fells Japan and it's up to an almost-NEET everyman to mostly save a couple of people.

A straightforward and largely unsurprising movie; fine for wasting some time.



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Daylight's End - (2016 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3007132/

Zombies ruin the world, and a lone gunman meets and helps survivors.

Plenty of action but there's nothing interesting about the world or plot; fair at best.



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The Girl with All the Gifts - (2016 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4547056/

A fungus turns people into zombies.

Slow. While it has potential it really doesn't work out, especially because it stops making sense nearing the ending.



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The Cured - (2017 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3463106/

A zombie plague outbreak is stopped in Europe, and the cured are relegated to a second class of citizen.

Really great ideas and acting. Highly recommended especially for people of refined taste in zombie movies.



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Underwater - (2020 movie)

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5774060/
https://www.20thcenturystudios.com/movies/underwater

Dwarves drill too deep under water, and are beset upon by a Balrog.

I mean I guess it's okay, but you should just go watch The Abyss - (1989 movie).



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Morbius - (2022 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5108870/
https://www.morbius.movie/

A cripple does science that goes bad.

This movie is a special kind of bad all it's own. There are movies which are bad, you know it and you can point it out. For those movies you can pick them apart and agree on things or argue over what you imagine might have been done better. Morbius, on the other hand, is bad in a way you can't put your finger on. There are pictures and they move, but the writing, acting and sound are void of substance. The audio in particular is insubstantial.



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