Articles tagged eli roth

Eli Roth’s ‘Green Inferno’ Can’t Compare to ‘Cannibal Holocaust’

By mocking his characters instead of having his audience invested in them, the director turns his terror into something trying.

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More Body Horror: On Takashi Miike

If you know Takashi Miike at all, then you’re probably a good enough horror fan already. If you don’t know him then, as

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22 Jun 2007 // 4:31 AM

Filmgoers may be fed up with sadistic gore

Are we sick of being scared, or just scared of being sick? That’s the question posed by the mild box office returns for “Hostel:

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10 Jun 2007 // 10:00 PM

Hostel II (2007)

At first, the girls in Hostel II don't look as eager to be victims as did the boys in Hostel.

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I’m sure he expected vitriol. Maybe he even welcomed a little of it. Controversy sure spins the turnstiles. But nothing could have prepared Eli

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7 Jun 2007 // 12:48 AM

‘Hostel’ director Eli Roth sure knows how to slay `em

As one of his stars was winched into place, dangling upside down 15 feet above the ground, shackled and naked, director Eli Roth wondered if he

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13 Jan 2006 // 12:00 AM

Hostel (2006)

Paxton is suddenly the Last Girl in a movie about cocky boys who become vulnerable beyond their wildest dreams.

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11 Sep 2003 // 12:00 AM

Cabin Fever (2002)

Little do they know the trauma they will endure, and the complete disintegration it will wreak on their group.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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