009: Last Shift (2014)

Show Notes

Episode Synopsis

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.


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Movie Details

IMDB

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


Weekly Debate

Last week: Regarding the debate of dream sequences, the results were almost unanimous against the technique being a true movie killer. Although some believe the use of dream sequences to prove successful in a sparse number of cases, the majority of our listeners would prefer to do without the subconscious, mind altering style. Unless the debate itself was but a dream…

This week: "Would you join a creepy cult for a lifetime supply of your favorite food?"

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Music Credits

Day of Chaos Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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