If you’ve been psyched about the V/H/S sequel (titled, well…guess what) since you read the reviews raving about the Gareth Evans-helmed “Safe Haven”, you’re not alone. Click on the big red link below to read a great interview with more details on the sequel, which will first be released on VOD/streaming June 6th, then in (select) theaters June 12th.
Dread Central gave it 5/5 bloody stabby-knives (review link here). We read a TON of reviews from them, and even the most enthusiastic, rave reviews don’t make it over 4/5 stabby-knives. Example: both Stoker and The Evil Dead (2013) blew the reviewer’s goddamned minds and elicited nothing but praise, yet still failed to get rated higher than 4/5 knifes. The posts from readers that follow range from sarcastically dubious to irate, but we’re keeping open minds.
OOooooooo, this looks like a fun one! Unfortunately, the only official site we can find is the Facebook page for Frankenstein’s Army, and it looks like it’s making the rounds of the festival circuit right now. Well, it could be fortunate for YOU, since you might live within reasonable travelling distance of an upcoming screening.*
Click on the big red link to see the awesome clip and trailer–not to be missed!
Toward the end of World War II, Russian soldiers pushing into eastern Germany stumble across a secret Nazi lab, one that has unearthed and begun experimenting with the journal of one Dr. Victor Frankenstein. The scientists have used the legendary Frankenstein’s work to assemble an army of super-soldiers stitched together from the body parts of their fallen comrades — a desperate Hitler’s last ghastly ploy to escape defeat.