Category Archives: fantasy

Rare Exports (2010, Rated R, 84 minutes, subtitled) 2 out of 5 stars

Very disappointing comedy/fantasy/horror that isn’t quite any of those things. I don’t know much about the origins of the story of Santa Claus, but here the Fins put a twist on it, imagining that he was not a benevolent, gift-doling … Continue reading

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TrollHunter (2010, 103 minutes PG-13, subtitled) 4 out of 5 stars

Highly enjoyable import from Norway that falls into the often stale (hi Paranormal Activity) ‘found video footage‘ genre. The footage we’re presented with was supposedly found in 2008, and is of a group of film students who were documenting what, … Continue reading

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