Thir13en Ghosts releases a roster of imprisoned ghouls inside a glass house that continues to move its walls into labyrinthian mazes Tony Shalhoub and Matthew Lillard run away from vengeful spirits like “The Hammer” with steel railroad spikes piercing his muscles to a straight-jacketed insane person known as “The Jackal.”
Director Gareth Evans didn’t come to play with the gorgeous and goryApostle. While the Netflix original is several years old at this point, it actually feels like this one never got enough attention it quite deserved. Before the time where Netflix original movies were super prevalent Apostle follows Thomas Richardson as he searches out to rescue his sister from a strange, secluded cult.
Stephen King’s Gerald’s Game was considered to be his “unfilmable” work, however, if anybody is proving King wrong, it’s Mike Flanagan. The man behind The Haunting of Hill House, The Haunting of Bly Manor, Midnight Mass, Hush, Doctor Sleep, and others successfully handled Gerald’s Game and given one of Netflix’s best original horror releases. Gerald’s Game is a terrifying descent into madness and home to a dynamite leading performance by Carla Gugino.
French director Julia Ducournau has as of late made waves with her Palme d’Or win for her movie Titane, yet Netflix is the home to her great debut feature, the coming-of-age cannibal film, Raw. A youthful vegan named Justine goes away to veterinary school and consumes meat for the first time to find a place with her friends. Tragically, this taste of meat ignites the truth about Justine’s nature that had been hiding within her all along and sends her on a path of destruction, violence, and flesh eating mayhem.
Vampires Vs. The Bronx
Vampires have been used as metaphors for a variety of othering, yet Vampires Vs. The Bronx shows humankind’s true villain –gentrification. After a trio of young best friends find a brood of vampires are planning to destroy The Bron, they take matters into their own hands and get the community together to fight back against the beasts attacking their home.