Final Girl – Good, Bad & Ugly Review

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: NA (Critics) / 92% (Audience)
Directed By: Tyler Shields
Written By: Adam Prince, Stephen Scarlata, Alejandro Seri, Johnny Silver
Starring: Abigail Breslin, Alexander Ludwig and Wes Bentley
Studio: Cinedigm Entertainment
Synopsis: A man teaches a young woman how to become a complete weapon. 13 years later, at 18 she will approach a group of sadistic teens who killed blonde women for unknown reasons. The hunting season begins. – (Source)

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Good, Bad & Ugly Review: Behind the Mask – The Rise of Leslie Vernon


Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 74% (Critics) / 71% (Audience)
Directed By: Scott Glosserman
Written By: Scott Glosserman and David J. Stieve
Starring: Nathan Baesel, Angela Goethals and Zelda Rubinstein
Studio: Anchor Bay

Synopsis: The next great psycho horror slasher has given a documentary crew exclusive access to his life as he plans his reign of terror over the sleepy town of Glen Echo, all the while deconstructing the conventions and archetypes of the horror genre for them.
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The Seven Best Not-So Final Girls

The Not-So Final Girl is my own little observation about horror movies (most notably the slasher variety) and a tweak on the trope of the Final Girl, in that there is almost always one female character in a slasher film that usually gives the killer a run for his money before finally being taken out or just makes a huge enough impression on the audience (mostly through a strong performance by the actress) that we begin to wish she didn’t have to die.
To see the lovely ladies that made the list of best Final Girls CLICK HERE.
Now on to the list!

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The Six Best Horror Movie Final Girls

For the uninitiated who are not up on their horror movie terminology, the Final Girl is a “horror film (particularly slasher film) trope that specifically refers to the last woman or girl alive to confront the killer, ostensibly the one left to tell the story“. So now that the definition is clear here are the ladies who made the cut (so to speak) in my estimation:

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