Category Archives: Serial Killers

Changeling (2008)

  The law is something people like to think is perfect. If someone is guilty of a crime, then the premise of the judicial system dictates that that person will be given a fair trial, by a jury of their … Continue reading

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Don’t Torture a Duckling aka Non Si Sevizia un Paperino (1972)

I once heard the most ridiculous and offensive sentence ever uttered about child abuse, and it was spoken by a woman. “Women can’t be paedophiles.” Of course they can. Women can manipulate and abuse a position of trust just as … Continue reading

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The Last Supper (1995)

In this current political climate, dissatisfaction with our own lots, coupled with the fear mongering media stoking the fires of religious intolerance; we are drawing significant lines between the left and right leaning opinions of the people around us. After … Continue reading

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The Houses October Built (2014)

Fear is big business. There is a billion dollar industry dedicated industry dedicated to just that. Horror films, theme parks, ghost walks, paranormal shows (real or fictional), and haunted house attractions. Now we have haunted houses in the UK, but … Continue reading

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Contracted (2013)

There was a time when a woman of ‘loose morals’ would be put to death, tortured, branded with a scarlet letter, shunned by her whole community or excommunicated; but nowadays we live in such free thinking, progressive times, that slut … Continue reading

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The Victim (2011)

Ferguson Missouri. Not many outside of the United States will have heard of this city, until the recent shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a police officer, now the whole world is aware of what happened to Michael Brown … Continue reading

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Skeletons (1997)

We’d like to think in this modern age of information that prejudice is a thing of the past; but with the war on Johnny Foreigner or ‘’immigration’’, incitement of class hatred with lurid stories of benefit cheats, racial profiling, and … Continue reading

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