The killjoy German philosopher Schopenhauer once noted that life swings like a pendulum to and fro between boredom and pain. And if the majority of Instagram horror heads are to be believed, Skinamarink is a painful and boring watch. Scroll through enough posts about this microbudget Canadian production, and you’ll read lamentations about too manyContinue reading “Skinamarink”

Random Acts of Violence

Apropos, as this flick is Canadian, Random Acts of Violence reminds the authors of the quote, “I went to a boxing match and a hockey game broke out,” although in this case, it’s “I went to a horror film and a lecture about violence broke out.” Nobody goes to a horror film to learn anything:Continue reading “Random Acts of Violence”