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Unsound design

Toby Jones in 'Berberian Sound Studio'

Director Peter Strickland brings the often under-appreciated art of sound design to the fore with Berberian Sound Studio, a richly photographed horror movie that cuts to the heart of female exploitation in genre films. Though this is not the first…

Score Card: Session 9

'Session 9'

Session 9 is an atmospheric creeper about an asbestos removal crew working at an abandoned mental asylum, and the mounting tensions between them as they begin exhibiting unusual behavior. Director Brad Anderson hired experimental music band Climax Golden Twins to score his subtle psychological horror and what they created is a fascinating aura that defies conventional motion picture composings.