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The Purge: Anarchy - Podcast 5:27

The Purge: Anarchy – Podcast 5:27

The Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast, Volume 5, Number 27 explores the dystopian horrors of THE PURGE: ANARCHY. This sequel takes the premise of THE PURGE (2013) and plays it out on a larger canvas, exploring territory that the original only suggested. Is that enough to satisfy those frustrated by THE PURGE’s home invasion scenario? Listen in [...]

Ridley Scott Onboard 'Blade Runner' Redux

Ridley Scott Onboard ‘Blade Runner’ Redux

Sequel or Prequel? Replicant or Human?

A Clockwork Orange (1971) - A Retrospective

A Clockwork Orange (1971) – A Retrospective

Malcolm McDowell discusses Kubrick’s scathing film version of the Anthony Burgess novel.
Producer-director Stanley Kubrick’s adaptation of the Anthony Burgess novel is a strangely overwhelming experience–at time contemptible, and yet always valid in its sardonic outlook. We`re forced to identify with a young, violent droog, Alex DeLarge (Malcolm McDowell) as he rapes, brutalizes, and murders; after an [...]