The Lobster

This week’s release: The Lobster

IMDb Describes It As: “In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.”

The Basic Ingredients: Lonely men, stuck in isolated places.  The looming threat: being turned into an animal.

So what’s our horror equivalent?

Tusk (2014)

Directed and Written by Kevin Smith

IMDb Describes It As: “When podcaster Wallace Bryton goes missing in the backwoods of Manitoba while interviewing a mysterious seafarer named Howard Howe, his best friend Teddy and girlfriend Allison team up with an ex-cop to look for him.”


Long live The Horror Equivalent!