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There's a moment near the climax of You're Next, the plebeian slasher-fest from indie director Adam Wingard, that subtly evokes Alfred Hitchcock's Torn Curtain, specifically the infamous farmhouse kitchen sequence, in which the master of suspense examined just how hard it is to kill a person. (It takes time and effort.) Wingard's scene is not as overt, but the ... [Read]

David Cronenberg's Videodrome

Posted by Randy Shulman
December 23, 2011 6:00 PM |
The Washington Psychotronic Film Society, dedicated to independent, experimental, low-budget, off-the-beaten-path filmmaking, presents a weekly Monday night screening series, hosted by The Incorrigible Dr. Schlock. This week offers David Cronenberg's 1983 sci-fi horror flick starring James Woods and singer Deborah Harry, about a small cable station executive who stumbles upon a broadcast signal featuring extreme violence and torture and then ... [Read]