Like every Hooptober, the first week brings in some of the best films…and some of the worst. On one side of the spectrum you have the emotionally punishing Lynchian warp of Andrzej Żuławski’s Possession and the beautifully fragile horror fantasy of Issa Lopez’s Tigers Are Not Afraid. On the other hand you have, well…Hobgoblins. In between there are various levels of good (and bad) with both Deliver Us From Evil and Dracula’s Daughter, but in the end I have to once again call it a crap-shoot.
So come on in and check out the week’s wares for Hooptober 2019. Watch the creaky step and the things that go bump in the night. Continue reading