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HOSTS **** UK 2020 Dir: Adam Leader, Richard Oakes. 89 mins A distinctively British spin on INVASION OF THE BODYSNATCHERS that makes a major virtue out of its low budget. The opening is deceptively light and funny, with an appealing young couple preparing for Christmas Eve dinner with the neighbours.…

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IT CUTS DEEP **** USA 2020 Dir: Nicholas Santos. 77 mins Riffing on the slasher tropes built into his earlier shorts (notably HOLIDAY FEAR) debuting feature writer-director Nicholas Santos captures the relationship holocaust of Christmas in IT CUTS DEEP. Opening with an archetypal festive slasher prologue – a horny young…

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