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slasher

Austral and NZ a wooden-handled cutting tool or tractor-drawn machine used for cutting scrub or undergrowth in the bush
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It certainly does not seem that Slasher has made enough money available to ensure every police force in the country has sufficient resources to withstand a Paris like attack.
He had only 11 contests, losing three, but his bravery drew an army of supporters - and a number of fraudsters who pretended to be The Slasher.
The rent is high but the body count is higher in this suspenseful psychedelic slasher about two friends and struggling artists, Tim and Stuart, as they try to patch up their friendship, pay the damn rent on time, and look for love at some of the hottest hot spots in Bushwick.
In this updating, we MASKER Slasher killer travel to the small town of Texarkana, where a masked killer goes on the rampage, apparently copying the unsolved slayings that blighted the community in the 1940s.
For years Our Granddad impressed upon us the need to be proud of our relationship to the Tipton Slasher but we didn't take much notice until just before Granddad died.
This film takes place during a holiday, foregrounds the killer's subjective point of view, and features adolescent female victims stalked by a deranged male predator--all characteristics typically associated with the slasher film (1).
In spite of cases like the teen slasher films of 1982-84, scholars, like popular writers and industry-insiders, tend to spotlight the conduct and contributions of production personnel rather than that of distributors.
Summary: New British slasher flick Tormented brings the horror of high school to the big screen.
And even though its most vocal opponents hoped that it would be, at best, a short-lived cycle that would burn out as quickly as it had appeared, the slasher film has proved to be one of the most influential and resilient subcategories of the modern horror film.
Jason Robards and Charles Bronson, above, also star in Sergio Leone's beautiful spaghetti Western, which he co-wrote with the Italian king of slasher movies, Dario Argento.
Then I started thinking about the idea of doing something that, even though it's not a slasher film - because it doesn't have a slasher film structure - seemingly has a slasher film structure.