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Comments • 468

  • Marty Johnston
    Marty Johnston  2 hours back

    Such a good channel. Might get shudder soon

    • Sramana Dasyu
      Sramana Dasyu  15 hours back

      I did not like "The lighthouse" i just saw it, it was just weird, i like weird but not this type of weird and it's strange cause i heard someone say he liked it and it reminded him of "the thing" a movie i really liked, and many other ppl i saw liked it, it was just not my cup of tea, the whole movie i was waiting for something to happen tht just didn't, i'm glad i didn't go see it, i also hope tht i don't have to sit through this movie again.

      • Norman Rand Wolfe
        Norman Rand Wolfe  19 hours back

        Midsommar and the Lighthouse... Two masterpieces in one year, who would have thought?
        Us, Doctor Sleep, Joker (what a Generic piece of shi... Generic Joke, I meant to say), probably the biggest disappointments. These "things" are unforgivable due to the huge budgets they all had at their disposal.
        It and Pet... Forgettable, unlike the TV series which was brilliant at the time, or the first Pet Sematary, which had an aura of evil around it which still haunts countless children today, the new one is just Meh.
        Ready or Not, the biggest pleasant surprise of the year.
        Too many stinkers to mention...

        • basically brandon
          basically brandon  20 hours back

          If I had to narrow it down to a top 5 and bottom 5 of the year...

          Top 5:
          -The Lighthouse
          -Little Monsters
          -In the Tall Grass
          -IT Chapter Two

          Bottom 5:
          -Jacob's Ladder
          -The Influence
          -The Haunting of Sharon Tate

          • Major Mayhem
            Major Mayhem  21 hours back

            I didn't understand Lighthouse, it's too boring for me watching two people talking back and forth for the entire movie.

            • The Hoff
              The Hoff  1 days back

              Tricky Tricky....I saw Doctor Sleep by thumbs down in thumbnail and was like no way dude! I thought great movie. Glad you liked too.

              • Xelith
                Xelith  2 days back

                *Thank you* for saying all the deaths are in the trailer, because I was about to watch it as soon as you said "art". I'll go into it blindly and see how I like it. My favorite horror game is Layers of Fear so I'm glad I avoided spoilers for Velvet Buzzsaw. Appreciated!

                • PossessedbyHorror
                  PossessedbyHorror   1 days back

                  omg I WISH it was like Layers I’d Fear that’s also my favorite game

              • Jordan Zorman
                Jordan Zorman  2 days back

                Regardless of whether or not I agree with your opinions, I feel like you’re really not “all the way there” as a film critic. You try to be so critical and pretentious when you pick apart movies. But a lot of the time, it feels like you’re not even understanding the underlying messages/meanings in a lot of the movies that you review and deem “not good”. I’m also wondering how much more you plan to complain about how you don’t agree with people/companies/etc “exploiting” true crime stories. If making money from death bothers you so much, you’re in the wrong line.

                • cruel cruel
                  cruel cruel  2 days back

                  My most favourite horror movie of 2019 by far along with my 2nd favourite movie of all time is Climax

                  • imma bad bitch u can't kill me

                    if u hate ma watch a review of Kennie JD and 47 meters is so bad

                    • Dr Gus
                      Dr Gus  3 days back

                      So Us is on the best list, and The Lighthouse the Worst? Lmao Im done here.
                      Putting Ready or Not on the best of anything list is a tragedy in of itself I cant handle this trite.

                      • Black Valio
                        Black Valio  4 days back

                        The lighthouse is one of the best movies ever made for me

                        • rom kvodi
                          rom kvodi  4 days back

                          My best horror movies of 2019:

                          1. JOKER (It isn't horror for me)
                          2. Annabelle comes home (Really Surprised me)
                          3. Crawl

                          • Léo Villeneuve
                            Léo Villeneuve  4 days back

                            The lighthouses aspect ratio and black and white represent the time période the movie takes place in.
                            Also I wouldn’t count it as a horror more of a thriller and yeah I felt so tense and I thought a lot of important stuff happened

                            • Lion23city
                              Lion23city  4 days back

                              Yaaas It chapter 2

                              • MR. poo head
                                MR. poo head  5 days back

                                Your cat at 9:31-33 <3

                                • Determined2Win
                                  Determined2Win  5 days back

                                  Kinda annoyed you put Joker in a horror movie category.

                                  • Determined2Win
                                    Determined2Win  5 days back

                                    @PossessedbyHorror Haha np!! I understand tbh I also think it was 2019's best movie in general

                                  • PossessedbyHorror
                                    PossessedbyHorror   5 days back

                                    I’m sorry! it just felt like the right time because the amount of requests I got to talk about it on my channel, but I never did because it’s not a horror movie. and it was my favorite movie in general of 2019 so felt like it deserved a mention :)

                                • Loudsquirrel 249
                                  Loudsquirrel 249  5 days back

                                  I love doctor sleep but everyone i know hates it because they say it makes no sense you really just have to pay your full attention to understand the movie though.

                                  • logan castleman
                                    logan castleman  5 days back

                                    On ma watch the dvd to see a alternate ending that is shook

                                    • TBH Reviews
                                      TBH Reviews  6 days back

                                      I felt like the worst horror movie I watched in 2019 was US

                                      • AlfmanPlays
                                        AlfmanPlays  6 days back

                                        I know it's your opinion, and i respect that. But i simply cannot understand how anybody could enjoy "Escape Room", it is so stupidly bad and horribly cringy. Also, why is JOKER is this video? JOKER is a phenomenal movie, incredible, but it's not a horror movie so....whaaat? If you're going to include JOKER than include Marriage Story as well. You say that the "The Lighthouse" ratio wasn't necessary, but that doesn't make any sense because it's just an artistic choice, it shouldn't affect your opinion on the movie. You're saying the movie was building up to something that didn't happen, but that's not true, i won't spoil anything if someone hasn't seen it yet, but it's a psychological horror film and you're treating it like it's not, like it's some kind of monster movie know, a non-psychological horror film, a practical horror movie like i like to say.

                                        • sean pruitt
                                          sean pruitt  6 days back

                                          My problem with the Joker is that it was nothing to do with Batman or the universe in general other than the name. Character wise he was someone completely different. Felt like I was watching a societal critique with a Joker skin placed on it. I went in expecting more of a Joker movie, but got something really different.

                                          • AtomicShane
                                            AtomicShane  6 days back

                                            lighthouse on a worst list?? Insane

                                            • Vince OldManRow
                                              Vince OldManRow  7 days back

                                              I love US

                                              • Rachael Reviews
                                                Rachael Reviews  7 days back

                                                18:45 what was scientifically impossible? There are area's of the ocean with holes in them. They're called "blue holes" and there's a theory that they all connect together.

                                                • Renzo Olarte
                                                  Renzo Olarte  7 days back

                                                  The lighthouse was amazing. Give it another chance. You should also watch Climax by Gaspar Noe. It came out in 2019 and it was crazy, look into it

                                                  • kenneth minear
                                                    kenneth minear  1 weeks back

                                                    hi: BEST:
                                                    1. doctor sleep
                                                    2. pet sematary
                                                    3. childs play
                                                    4. joker (if that is considered horror if not than scary stories)
                                                    5. crawl
                                                    1.deja vu: spit on your grave
                                                    2. haunting of sharon tate
                                                    3. brightburn
                                                    4. midsommar
                                                    5. the prodigy/MA

                                                    • Aundrea Davis
                                                      Aundrea Davis  1 weeks back

                                                      It is so interesting how some of your opinions literally mirror my thoughts and some opinions feel so alien to me. Just goes to show how horror fans are so different and how the different genres, tropes, vibes, and motifs you prefer can totally split a “community” apart lol.
                                                      Unrelated, I’m very excited to get to some of these I haven’t watched yet!!!

                                                      • Cate S
                                                        Cate S  1 weeks back

                                                        The joker...

                                                        • Michael Riley
                                                          Michael Riley  1 weeks back

                                                          I happened to love Velvet Buzzsaw and The Perfection; hated Joker; how could you leave off In The Tall Grass as THE Worst?

                                                          • Christian Chacon
                                                            Christian Chacon  1 weeks back

                                                            Thumbs Up: You 👍 Dr. 😴

                                                            Thumbs Down: You tricking me into thinking you 👎’d it with the thumbnail.

                                                            • Julien Delay
                                                              Julien Delay  1 weeks back

                                                              Is it a cat or a dog behind you? Nevermind ,he's sleeping so chuuuuuut ;)
                                                              Great Video !!!

                                                              • chowdhury raisa
                                                                chowdhury raisa  1 weeks back

                                                                she did not just put the lighthouse in the worst category. that's a bit harsh, like it's not even in the okay category for her. yikes

                                                                • Powerbottom25
                                                                  Powerbottom25  2 days back

                                                                  @Beagslie76 she has the perfection in the worst list, she likes mainstream horror

                                                                • Mat Gordon-Smith
                                                                  Mat Gordon-Smith  2 days back

                                                                  Beagslie76 didn’t say it wasn’t ok. Didn’t say what I like.

                                                                  Just making a statement. Read the words next time.

                                                                • Beagslie76
                                                                  Beagslie76  2 days back

                                                                  @Mat Gordon-Smith You do realize it is ok for people to not like something you do like right?

                                                                • Mat Gordon-Smith
                                                                  Mat Gordon-Smith  3 days back

                                                                  She is a mainstream horror lover. She loves the production line stuff like Conjuring, The Nun, etc.

                                                              • Couepatroopa Dupa
                                                                Couepatroopa Dupa  1 weeks back

                                                                Midsommar was definitely my favorite. It’s a movie that impacted me like any other. I actually experienced a panic attack the day after I saw it and then again in the theater the second time I watched it. My mom had just died in a brutal way about a month before I saw it and the grief that was portrayed by Dani fucked me up.

                                                                • Couepatroopa Dupa
                                                                  Couepatroopa Dupa  1 weeks back

                                                                  Dafoes character represents proteus the sea god also known as “the old man of the sea” and Pattinson’s character is suppose to represent Prometheus. Prometheus stole the fire (light) from Zeus and was punished by being bound to a rock and having his insides eaten everyday by birds ( as we see in the final moments of the film)

                                                                • King_ Julian
                                                                  King_ Julian  1 weeks back

                                                                  If the Lighthouse wasn't weird to you then you're fucked up.

                                                                  • Lu Sidereus
                                                                    Lu Sidereus  1 weeks back

                                                                    Tbh? I didnt really find Midsommar really interesting. It wasn't awful, but i really dont see why everyone is praising it.

                                                                    • Sayje
                                                                      Sayje  1 weeks back

                                                                      My new rule for 2020 is to just watch the first half of trailers especially horror ones because then you get a good idea of what the movie is like without spoiling anything

                                                                      • Hannah Spahr
                                                                        Hannah Spahr  1 weeks back

                                                                        Doctor Sleep was my favorite movie of 2019

                                                                        • Kattya Mendieta
                                                                          Kattya Mendieta  1 weeks back

                                                                          It chapter 2 is objectively bad, how can anyone who follows a plot enjoy it? Yes I'm salty lol but would like to know

                                                                          • Ugly Girl
                                                                            Ugly Girl  1 weeks back

                                                                            U talk about movies are you a movie collector ????

                                                                            • Ugly Girl
                                                                              Ugly Girl  1 weeks back

                                                                              @PossessedbyHorror i am a big horror movie collector

                                                                            • PossessedbyHorror
                                                                              PossessedbyHorror   1 weeks back

                                                                              I wouldn’t say a collector, but I have a decent horror DVD collection but I don’t buy every movie I like!

                                                                          • ares
                                                                            ares  1 weeks back

                                                                            the perfection is an excellent film and you're completely wrong about it. I'm so sorry to hear about your bad taste, get well soon.

                                                                            • Sick Elmo
                                                                              Sick Elmo  1 weeks back

                                                                              I loved The Lighthouse. For me it's not really a horror movie, more of an psychological thriller. Most people expected some sort of tentacle monster or something. It's more about the two men losing their minds and going crazy. But yeah it's not a movie for everyone :) Fun Fact: They used 1920/40s equipment, that's why it looked like an old silent movie with the camera angles, lightning and such

                                                                              • Ianna Alexis
                                                                                Ianna Alexis  1 weeks back

                                                                                I really enjoy watching your videos because (for the most part) we have wildly different taste in horror movies! I really love seeing your take on some movies I don’t like and seeing why you like them, it sometimes gives me a whole different perspective :)

                                                                                • Anna Uusitalo
                                                                                  Anna Uusitalo  1 weeks back

                                                                                  I love you <33 And horror genre

                                                                                  • Diana Edid
                                                                                    Diana Edid  1 weeks back

                                                                                    I LIVED for Midsommar and I also enjoyed it a bit more then Hereditary :) I love the first child’s play (1988) but the 2019 was a joke to me. As you said it’s a dark comedy which is why I viewed it as the second time watching it in which made me enjoy it a bit more! Great vid as always !!!

                                                                                    • L Franco
                                                                                      L Franco  1 weeks back

                                                                                      Definitely don't see eye to eye here. About half of each list I can agree with though.

                                                                                      • Sarah Woodward
                                                                                        Sarah Woodward  1 weeks back

                                                                                        Scary Stories is 💯 the best