DVD Review: Deadgirl (2008)


Deadgirl DVD CoverDistributor: Metrodome Distribution

BBFC Classification: 18

Directors: Marcel Sarmiento & Gadi Harel

Starring: Shiloh Fernandez, Noah Segan, Candice Accola, Jenny Spain, Michael Bowen, David Alan Graf

Horror movies really shine when they try and tackle some really harsh and troubling subject matter but in an intelligent and thought-provoking way. Martyrs is one such example, where what is happening on-screen is excruciating but at the same time very compelling, and never once does it feel exploitative or gratuitous in the same way that so many movies tackling similarly disturbing subject matter can, and Deadgirl follows a similar, if slightly less cerebral, path.

Deadgirl is the story of two teenage outcasts, Rickie (Shiloh Fenandez) Continue reading