009: Last Shift (2014)
This week, Hack or Slash discusses the psychological twists of Last Shift (2014). Featuring a special guest, the team goes into great lengths about the power of visual symbolism, the usage of multiple themes simultaneously and the atrocity of a bad bun. Our former disqualified panelist is reinstated to the trivia game of Fact or Fiction. This episode contains spoilers.
Title: "Last Shift" (2014)
Synopsis: A rookie cop’s 1st shift alone in the last night of a closing police station turns into a living nightmare.
Run time: 1 hour 30 minutes
Release Date: October 25, 2014 (UK) | October 6, 2015 (US)
Director: Anthony DiBlasi
Body Count: 5
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