“We know she’s gonna end up in the dryer.”
It’s Valentine’s Day (unless you’re reading this after February 14th in which case you can ignore this sentence), so picking this week’s Commentary was something of a no-brainer. 1981’s My Bloody Valentine is a solid little Canadian slasher with a memorable killer, but 2009’s remake ups the ante on the visual front at every turn with gory kills, an unusually long nude scene, and 3D shenanigans. It’s a fun watch and worth revisiting for Valentine’s Day.
Keep reading to see what I heard on the My Bloody Valentine 3D commentary.
My Bloody Valentine 3D (2009)
Commentators: Patrick Lussier (director) and Todd Farmer (co-writer/actor)
1. Farmer introduces himself as having written “part of this movie,” to which Lussier replies “you wrote all the best parts of this movie.”
2. The opening newspaper intro offers backstory in