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Posted: Mon, 7th Jul 2003, 11:00am

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MATT PUGH

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An over worked Screenwriter is noticing some....ODD activities in his house. Is it his lack of sleep? Is it his scripts coming to life? Or is his house really haunted?

PS. For best scare performance
1. WATCH IN THE DARK!
2. Turn speakers up loud!
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Posted: Mon, 7th Jul 2003, 11:13am

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4036Douglas

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where did you get the "signs" music?
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Posted: Mon, 7th Jul 2003, 12:38pm

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Riese

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Great Job Matt
Posted: Mon, 7th Jul 2003, 12:44pm

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Simon K Jones

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Another very entertaining short flick...and very different in style to the more action-packed movies we've seen previously. Always good to see people able to adapt to different genres.
Posted: Mon, 7th Jul 2003, 5:27pm

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YA! THE HANDS OF FATE PART 1!!!!

Booya, that peice rules.

anyway, great flick, startled me in bits.
Posted: Mon, 7th Jul 2003, 7:34pm

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Yeah, I liked this one very much. Especially the Audiowork was good. Had some really scary moments.

Only letdown was the shakey camera. In places it was very good, in other places it was a bit off for my taste.


But definately a cool experiment!
Posted: Tue, 8th Jul 2003, 6:10am

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spheerix

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I was actually scared. Good work. Camera and lighting need work.
Posted: Tue, 8th Jul 2003, 7:47am

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ZikoSuave

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great job man that kicked MAJOR ASS. i gave it a 5, i loved it.


i think you needed to fix the face when he touches the statue though. that was just....i dunno not scary enough. very good stuff though man, keep it up.
Posted: Tue, 8th Jul 2003, 11:06pm

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Merola

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good, good... the voice game me the chills... good acting.
Posted: Thu, 10th Jul 2003, 7:24am

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MATT PUGH

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Cypher if you don't mind me asking. Wut are you talkin about? The HANDS OF FATE PART !

Wut does that mean?

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Posted: Thu, 10th Jul 2003, 8:37am

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Marcus kilgore

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biggrin the oscar night awards at school, this movie was off the hook, scared me it felt nice
Posted: Thu, 10th Jul 2003, 9:25pm

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slipstreampictures

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Great movie man, scared the crap out of me! Can't wait for one of your other movies. smile
Posted: Sat, 12th Jul 2003, 5:55pm

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Execellent job bruh, you have a great future ahead of you? How long did it take to film? I enjoyed this a great deal!
Posted: Sat, 12th Jul 2003, 8:55pm

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MATT PUGH

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This film altogether took me 3 nights to film. Most of It I did all by myself just me and my camera.
Posted: Tue, 15th Jul 2003, 8:30am

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very good, i thought it was almost a waste of time to make a ameteur scary movie, but what you put together was very impressive.

it seems Stir of Echoes had some creative effect upon your movie

the only cheesy thing was the ghost in the hall, i found myself laughing at the voice, "join us".

Good luck on future projects

ILYKDP cool
Posted: Wed, 16th Jul 2003, 2:31pm

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cerveaupro

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Is the music from Scream 3 by chance?
Posted: Wed, 16th Jul 2003, 4:38pm

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MATT PUGH

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Acually the music came from Signs/ Scream 3/Sleepy Hollow.

SO yes you are correct!



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Posted: Wed, 16th Jul 2003, 9:43pm

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I liked the whole feel of the movie. Looks like you have a good feel for horror type films. The only thing that needed work was the acting, when the roomate says "look, you dont have to raise your voice with me ect.." that line sounds like it should come from a parent, not a roomate. He also sounded like he stumbled his words around when he was talking about going to the club or something. My only suggestion is to run threw your lines many times. The more you do, the more believable it will be to the viewer. And now I sound like my theatre teacher from back in High school... haha. Anyways, cool film.

Lataz man
Chris

p.s. i liked that skeleton in the comp, pretty freaky wink
Posted: Thu, 24th Jul 2003, 12:48am

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Camera work was good. i liked the different shots and angles. Good stuff when the guy opens the door and the view zooms backward ala evil dead. The film was quite funny. The acting had all the hallmarks of the b-movies i grew up with. When that ghost says 'your gonna die' I almost fell off my chair in laughter! Pure cheese! I loved that part. Lets have a sequel.
Posted: Sat, 26th Jul 2003, 8:36am

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I'm a bit reluctant to comment on this, for fear of a backlash.

I'VE GIVEN IT 4,

The main thing I didn't like was the camerawork, very wobberly and not enough diffferent angles ( in my view )

But the reason I gave it 4 was because of the acting, I'm very impressed by those guys, I would suggest (if you haven't already ) get yourselves into a drama school, you could go far.
Posted: Sat, 26th Jul 2003, 8:42am

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MATT PUGH

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Well B4 I am greatful for your honest vote! And I think it's big of you to give me such a huge compliment. Becuase if you didn't already know, that was ME who starred in the film as the writer. And I thank you for liking my acting skills.



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Posted: Sat, 26th Jul 2003, 8:54am

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b4uask30male

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Was that you, the guy at the keyboard.
man you seem so normal on film wink

I'm serious, Bloody good acting.
Posted: Sat, 26th Jul 2003, 9:06am

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MATT PUGH

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Yes I'm the guy at the keyboard. and yes I'm normal on film and in real life. that's wut I've been trying to tell everyone. I'm not a bad guy. I just write reviews as if I was leonard maltin.


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Posted: Sun, 3rd Aug 2003, 3:03pm

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Andreas

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Great acting Matt. nice story, pretty good use of plugins, although it would be frickin cool if the statue would have done something instead. I give it a 4, it worth it.
Posted: Fri, 15th Aug 2003, 10:36pm

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TheLiggi

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Definitely your best work so far.

TheLiggi

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I think you have found your niche, stick with it. You have struck gold!
Posted: Sat, 6th Sep 2003, 5:30pm

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Spanish Prisoner

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I love this movie. My absolute favourite here at fxhome. smile
Posted: Wed, 24th Sep 2003, 1:45am

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I loved this movie! for the second time i was scared while watching a movie , the first time was 28 days later. You have found an excellent Genre for you , I would lvoe to see another horror movie biggrin
Posted: Sat, 3rd Jan 2004, 1:22pm

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Steven J Leggett

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I liked this movie i was genuinely on the edge of my seat smile
cracking use of very suttle special effects.The camera work and editing make this special well done guys smile
Posted: Mon, 12th Jan 2004, 2:44pm

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stqagehanduk

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I can't comment on the movie because I can't download it, but it sounds similar to a film I've just been involved in the first third of which I've submitted here ...

I look forward to seeing it when I figure out how.
Posted: Tue, 13th Jan 2004, 5:46am

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MATT PUGH

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hmmm. I find it odd that you can't download it. But I hope you figure out how to fix the problem.


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