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5 things about  about Pearl (2022)

5 things about about Pearl (2022)

3.5 out of 5 stars

In early 2022 Director Ti West and his team released a love letter to 70’s horror with X (2022). Lead actress Mia Goth brilliantly portrays two fantastic characters: an old and the grizzled murderess named Pearl, and the young vibrant porn-star, Maxine. Know the radical success of both of these characters, Ti West immediately launched into producing a prequel with the intent on finishing a trilogy. It’s truly a wonder of the modern world that such an aggressive risk could be undertaken. It was a bold post- pandemic move.

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The Scarlet Gospels, by Clive Barker - book cover

The Scarlet Gospels (2015) – We Have Such Sights to Disappoint You

Overall: 1.5 out of 5 stars

We at Malevolent Dark love to expose the soft, visceral underbelly of the horror world to the world. In that, Malevolent Dark takes great pride in releasing semi-regular reviews of independent horror films to the world. In the event that the material falls short, we would rather reserve judgement than be overly critical of a burgeoning artist before they can find their stride, Malevolent Dark waits for their next work. The Scarlet Gospels by Clive Barker does not fall into that category. Once the term ‘Master’ has been attached to ones name, all’s fair in love and ...
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