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Stake Land (2010)

Posted in movies with tags , on October 4, 2011 by adam

Four days into October and we have our first apocalypse! This one features a plague, which has been done to death, but with an added twist: it’s a vampire plague! Now we’re talking.

Stake Land is fairly ambitious for indie fare, chock full of unexpected highs and an equal number of head-scratching lows. All in all it offers a pretty decent vision of a post-apocalyptic world besieged by legions of bloodsucking former humans. Incidentally, I think there’s money to be made in a version aimed at bovine audiences. You could call it Steak Land. You get it? Steak Land? I could go on like this all month. AND I WILL.

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