First Trailer for 'Grotesque' New Movie Causes People to 'Walk Out' of Film Festival | 22 Words


When it comes to scary movies, they just seems to be getting better and better - more jump scares, more gore, more suspense, and scenes guaranteed to leave us sleeping with the lights on.

But the latest "grotesque" movie with a difference had reviewers walking out at the Venice Film Festival.

There's always time for a good old horror movie.

Fans of all things spooky still can't pass up an opportunity to watch a scary flick.

There's something twisted within us that just loves a good scare.

Nothing about being completely creeped out, jumping out of your skin, or sleeping with the light on after embarking on a late-night horror movie viewing seems all that appealing. But somehow, the horror franchise has racked up quite a significant fanbase.

A well-executed horror can leave us feeling suitably terrified.

From ghosts and demons to gore and cold-blooded murder, there seems to be no end to what producers can come up with for their latest horror-related ventures, and for what we are willing to endure.

It's almost like an addiction.

No matter how frightening or gory, it seems we just can’t stop watching.

And there's a race to keep topping the scare-factor.

With decades worth of horror cinematic history, we have gotten used to the usual horror tropes thrown at us on-screen, so writers are constantly having to find frightening new avenues to explore to add a new narrative to the classic horror franchise.

But a film doesn't have to be a horror to be horrifying.

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As one viral movie has proven this week.

Mainstream is the latest Andrew Garfield movie.

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It also stars 'Stranger Things' Maya Hawke, Johnny Knoxville, Jason Schwartzman and 'Paper Towns' Nat Wolf, and was co-written and directed by Gia Coppola, the granddaughter of Francis Ford.

It's all about young people trying to find fame in the internet age - and it's safe to say it's had a pretty mixed reception.

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Reviewers reportedly walked out when it debuted at the Venice Film Festival.

​Reviewers have criticized the "go-for-broke horrendousness," alongside Garfield's "grotesque" performance.

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It's been labelled "one of the most obnoxious ever."

And a "a messy, childish scrawl of a film."

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Yikes.

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