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"Ghost Stories" is a (Mostly) Fun Throwback

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The mind sees what it wants to see. This is the premise of the UK film Ghost Stories , a highly anticipated and classically-minded horror film. With a structure that resembles an anthology, three short tales strung together, the film’s focus is really its substantial wrap around story that forms its main narrative.  In it, Professor Goodman (played nimbly by Andy Nyman) makes it his life’s work to debunk ghost-obsessed charlatans via a reality show.  Three cases however lead him down a rabbit hole that push the boundaries of what he accepts to be truth. It’s a classic spook show that touches on all the tropes of the genre: a night watchman in an abandoned asylum, a careless youngster on a joy ride through desolate woods, and a haunted stranger with an unimaginable secret. For fans of the ghost genre this will be an absolutely fun romp with a straightforward approach that is somehow refreshing. The production values show the care that went into making the film and there’s so much atte

Happy Mother's Day

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Treat your mother to a horror movie today! #mothersbestfriend