The Irrefutable Truth
from Johnny Web (Uncle Scoopy; Greg Wroblewski)
|This is a Kiwi horror film shot
on location in Wellington. Although it had the potential
to be just another bad low budget film, it is not.
|If you took away the sound track and the
very capable directing and performing, there is not much
of a story. Typical grade-b stuff about a scientific
researcher who is debunking the myth of those with
demonic powers, only to find out that he has the greatest
gifts of anyone!
Wolfe is topless ever-so-briefly, and the major
exposure is in a dissolve shot which obscured
what little there was to see.
|Silly plot notwithstanding, I think it's
worth a look if you enjoy the genre. Spooky and tense
cuts, real actors, a sense of high camp, and a very scary
and tension-inducing background score make it a pretty
Only available from
Blockbuster. This is the first full-featured
Blockbuster exclusive, with a menu, two
commentary tracks, and a trailer.
warning: the DVD is poorly mastered. No better than VHS
give the official web sites in my reviews, because they
are usually terrible - ludicrous shockwave commercials
with no content or info or pictures. This film is a happy
exception. Anything you want to know about this film is
- With their
votes ... IMDB summary: IMDb voters
score it 6.7, but I doubt if it wil stay
that high. (Only 10 votes have been cast)
guideline: A means the movie is so good it
will appeal to you even if you hate the genre. B means the movie is not
good enough to win you over if you hate the
genre, but is good enough to do so if you have an
open mind about this type of film. C means it will only
appeal to genre addicts, and has no crossover
appeal. D means you'll hate it even if you
like the genre. E means that you'll hate it even if
you love the genre. F means that the film is not only
unappealing across-the-board, but technically
inept as well.
Based on this description, this
film is a solid C. Solid genre picture.
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