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4.0 out of 5 stars Very encouraging!, 26 April 2014
This review is from: The Borderlands [DVD] (DVD)
To quote another reviewer: 'It will seriously creep you out, if you have an IQ over 100.' Quite agree - I lost patience with people who insisted the Blair Witch Project wasn't scary. How could it not be a scary film? If you don't find this film scary you are either unable to grasp what it is doing, not concentrating, or simply don't like horror films in general. For reviewers to say they switched it off after 30 minutes because it was boring is just crazy.

Anyway. . . I found this to be an effectively creepy and original horror. I thought the dialogue was good, genuinely funny in places and well-delivered. Gordon Kennedy in particular is very good. Considering they obviously didn't have a big budget I think they were especially clever in the way they made this. The ending (no spoilers). . . Wow. Honestly don't know what to say about that (in a good way). Chilling. Like The Blair Witch Project the ending only disappointed because it meant there was no more film. It could have gone on much longer as far as I'm concerned.

I hope the filmmakers stick to this genre.
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Initial post: 19 Jun 2014 06:50:09 BDT
Your comment was very good until the stupid remark about the lamb. The screaming of the sheep made me feel physically sick.
It was shocking and cruel

Posted on 18 Aug 2014 09:53:42 BDT
Fuzz-Box says:
Entirely agree with your review. A well made horror on a budget, gradual build-up of tension, characters you care about and an unforgettable ending. Horror of the year, without a doubt.

In reply to an earlier post on 12 Mar 2016 19:41:32 GMT
SJ_72 says:
I agree, I would love to see the movie again as the tension was intense but knowing that horrific and unnecessary scene is there is putting me off. It sickened me to the core.

In reply to an earlier post on 13 Mar 2016 11:09:37 GMT
D. Carter says:
That's a fair comment. It was a horrible scene and I shouldn't joke about animal cruelty. I have edited the review accordingly. Thanks.
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