Review: The Mind’s Eye, psychokinetic destruction

Joe Begos, one of the truly talented filmmakers rising through the genre, follows up his throwback indie debut (Almost Human) with The Mind’s Eye, another thriller flowing with old school flair—it’s a pattern that makes Begos’ style so unique and one that’s inspired by the days of synthwave horror. His latest film is a kick in the teeth, a head-exploding […]

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Crazy first trailer for psychokinetic shocker The Mind’s Eye

Joe Begos hit the genre running with his throwback thriller Almost Human, and now he’s back with another 80s inspired shocker in The Mind’s Eye. Seriously, the movie looks like it has just been rediscovered after being left on a shelf for the last thirty years—driven by a heavy dose of practical effects and bloody carnage, […]

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Review: Almost Human, indie goes old school

You can tell right away that Joe Begos’ indie throwback Almost Human was heavily influenced by films like Carpenter’s Halloween and The Thing with even a little bit of Invasion of the Body Snatchers thrown in there as well. And what you get when you combine all of those elements is 80 minutes of gooey practical […]

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Almost Human trailer offers old school scares

IFC has just released an official trailer for the festival favorite Almost Human from director Joe Begos and it looks like a blood soaked trip back to the 80’s. Screams of terror, practical effects and a chilling score all wrapped up in an indie film that looks a lot like something John Carpenter would have created […]

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