Karen (Ilona Elkin) works in a hospitals psychiatric ward. For some unexplained reason, the hospital is overflowing with people who claim to hear voices and are even seeing things. On her way home from work via subway. The train Karen is riding on suddenly comes to a full halt in between stops. Together with a new friend named Mike (Nicholas Wright) and other train passengers. They find themselves running for their lives from a religious cult, who are armed with daggers sheathed in crosses. These … more
The writer/producer/director of the deliciously entertaining SLASHERS, Maurice Devereaux, strikes again! It took Devereaux nearly two years to find a distributor for his 2007 film END OF THE LINE and this flick was worth the wait--it's a real doozy. While it might not be up to the high comedic standards set by its predecessor it's still a great piece of independent film making. It hits the ground running with a good and proper scare just to let us know that we're … more
We have all seen the news, about certain religious people who have suddenly exhibited violent behavior towards others and even towards themselves. Such news often give me the shivers when supposed decent people become driven to exhibit brutal behavior in what they believe is the way to their salvation. Writer/director Maurice Devereaux’s “End of the Line” explores such behavior in a very efficient manner; all the while feeding our fears of the presence of evil. The … more
Every review has it's origins & I really should give a shout out to the Queen of Bflix for this low budget goodness. Had it not been for her, I dunno how quickly I would've come across Devereaux's latest but am very grateful to her for introducing what may be my new favorite film (or at least hot cult item) this summer. I would also like to extend a serious round of applause to Trashie and Woo for giving this film it's due praise as well as writing … more
In this unsettling and creepy thriller, Karen (Ilona Elkin), a young nurse who works in a psychiatric ward, boards the last subway train of the night only to have it stop suddenly in the middle of the tunnel. As those around her are brutally murdered, Karen and a handful of survivors must face supernatural forces, homicidal religious cult members, as well as their own fears and suspicions of Armageddon, in order to survive.