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ZRE Podcast #34- TUSK, and the Fine Balance of Horror/Comedy

Posted in Podcasts, Reviews! with tags , , , , , on 09/29/2014 by McCutcheon

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Upon viewing Kevin Smith’s newest film, ‘Tusk,’ several things need to be asked- Why did fans vote #Walrusyes? Does serious Horror have a place with outrageous Comedy? So many questions, I’m losing my mind! Okay, so there are only two, but you get the point. Check this out if you if you want to laugh sparingly and cringe often. Continue reading

Movie Review- Tusk

Posted in Reviews! with tags , , , , on 09/29/2014 by McCutcheon

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Stars: Michael Parks, Justin Long, Genesis Rodriguez, Haley Joel Osment and Guy LaPointe

Rated R for some disturbing violence/gore, language and sexual content, Running time 102 minutes, Horror/Comedy

Compare to: The Human Centipede (2009), Red State (2011)

We don’t normally associate Kevin Smith with Horror films but it seems after his 2011 effort, Red State, and a podcast he’d done and taken the idea as far as he could, it looks like he’s going to dig a little deeper.

Though the film has made its way into theaters around the nation, it’s tough to imagine Tusk finding its way into the hearts of mainstream audiences. And if I’m to go by the excruciatingly loud Mexican family sitting behind me in my screening, the kids won’t care about it either.

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