slasher movie


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slasher movie

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(Film) slang a film in which victims, often women, are slashed with knives, razors, etc
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In line with the release of the slasher movie "Child's Play" now in theaters, SM Cinema has the Child's Play Scare Experience at the SM Megamall Cinema Lobby from June 15 to 23.
THE reboot of the 1978 slasher movie classic Halloween has made a killing at the box office.
[that] the 1978 version has always deserved.' Rolling Stone's Peter Travers agrees: 'The slasher movie reboot for the #MeToo Era is the trick-or-treat fright fest you've been waiting for.'
'Friday the 13th' is a 1980 slasher movie centered on the blood-soaked adventures of Jason Voorhees, the seemingly unstoppable, hockey mask-wearing killer of mostly hormonally charged teens.
(Maybe it's because Edge of Tomorrow , which employed a similar scenario, flopped so badly.) This is Groundhog Day re-imagined as a slasher movie -- the heroine who keeps getting killed and re-living her murder, day after day -- with a touch of the inevitability-of-Death scenario from Final Destination .
The festival launched with a fabulous free Friday the 13th Herbert Late Launch Party where guests were invited to dress in gothic glamour or slasher movie gore.
The influential 1974 slasher movie was banned in Britain until 1999.
But soon the reader, with a skin-crawling dread worthy of any decent slasher movie, begins to realize that something's more than just not right.
And with another huge belly laugh, she says: "I'm shooting a slasher movie and luckily I kill people, but I don't strip."
"I think Psycho was the film that really knocked it out of the park and kind of established the model for the slasher movie.
Jamie Lee Curtis in Halloween - arguably the first mainstream slasher movie which went down a treat at the box office
"It's 'Rain Man' with a sexy girl instead of Dustin Hoffman!" So likely went the pitch meeting for "Barefoot," a return to the cinema of adorable mental illness--something that, like the killer in a slasher movie, always seems to lurch back to life just when you think it's safely dead--that stars Evan Rachel Wood as a possibly schizophrenic waif sprung from the psych ward by Scott Speedman's jaded ne'er-do-well.