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Maniac

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Monday, July 22 2013

How Do You Draw in a New Audience for Such Repellent Subject Matter As 'Maniac'?

Franck Khalfoun's reimagining of the infamous '80s slasher film is more artistically coherent than its predecessor, but just as violent and unsettling.


Monday, July 1 2013

There's Something Strange About the Mannequins in 'Maniac'

In Franck Khalfoun's remake of the 1980 horror-thriller classic, Maniac, mannequins are the playthings of a deranged serial killer who stalks women on the streets of Los Angeles.


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Friday, October 18 2013

Cruel and Unusual...and Good: 'Maniac' (Blu-ray)

It's this sense of hope, no matter how inaccurate or wrong-minded, that makes this Maniac different. Add in the artistic approaches and you have something that's worthy of approval, not uproar.


Saturday, October 30 2010

'Maniac' (Blu-ray): Where True Terror Lies

For all its gross out gravitas and feminine fear and loathing, Maniac is really nothing more than a below average effort elevated by above-average talents.


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