JD

Twenty something film enthusiast and writer. 

Check out my (constantly updated) list of “films that are really special to me”

Favorite films

  • Another Earth
  • The Royal Tenenbaums
  • Easier with Practice
  • Creep

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  • City of the Living Dead

    ★★★

  • The Omen

    ★★★★

  • Hostel: Part III

    ★★

  • Hostel: Part II

    ★★★½

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  • City of the Living Dead

    City of the Living Dead

    ★★★

    Its day 25 of #JDsSpookypalooza2021 and I was in the mood for a zombie film so decided to put of 1980's City of the Living Dead. Not heard a great deal about this one but I really liked Fulci's Zombie Flesh Eaters so I was really interested in checking this one out.

    The film follows residents of the small town of Dunwich as they begin to experience horrific events after the suicide of a priest.

    Although suffering from a very…

  • The Omen

    The Omen

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    It's the 24th day of #JDsSpookypalooza2021 and the film tonight is 1976's The Omen. Even though this is a first time watch for me, I am more than aware of some its iconic moments thanks to how big a part it has in pop culture. Because of this I was really interested in seeing what the full film was like.

    The Omen follows Robert Thorn (Gregory Peck), An American diplomat, who begins to suspect the son he adopted is harbouring…

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  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?

    O Brother, Where Art Thou?

    ★★★★★

    "You can't swear at my fiance!" "Oh yeah? Well, you can't marry my wife!"

    Sometimes a film just hits right.

  • Hostel

    Hostel

    ★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Its the 22nd day of #JDsSpookypalooza2021 and its a rewatch oh the 2005 Hostel. I've seen this a couple of times before but not for a while so was interested in seeing how the trilogy held up.

    The film follows three backpackers as their holiday slowly descends into a hellish fight for survival.

    If you're the type of person who is more into the gory side of horror films, this is genuinely the perfect film for you. The story is…