Patrick Lussier
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The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2011
9 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

You may snicker when looking over this list, but these are the films of 2011 that made us feel guilty for loving them so -- and love them we do.

The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2009
4 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

Someone, the same old suspects show up on this list - cheesy horror films, goofy gross out comedies, and the occasional certified WTF title. Lucky for us, 2009 was no different when it came to culpable schlock.


Drive Angry 3D
27 Feb 2011 // 8:50 PM

One could accuse Drive Angry 3D of trying too hard, straining to climb completely over the top.

My Bloody Valentine 3-D
18 Jan 2009 // 7:38 PM

The 3-D version offers something you can't find in discount bins: bits of viscera appearing to fly at a grateful audience of teenagers and horror geeks.


Pedal to the Grindhouse Metal: 'Drive Angry' (Blu-ray)
1 Jun 2011 // 9:40 PM

Certainly, no one is claiming that Drive Angry is art, but in a world of prepackaged high concept action ordinariness, it's something very special - and seedy, and sinful - indeed.

//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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