Slither is an absolute treat. Imagine for a minute that David Cronenberg, in the days before he got boring and respectable, had made a film with a young Joss Whedon. Between them, they might have come up with something very much like Slither.
Thursday, 27 April 2006
Great Reviews of Our Time
OK, so my Joss Whedon fanboyishness doesn't normally extend to wanting to see something just because it stars a cast member of one of his series —I've no interest in Sarah Michelle Gellar's post-Buffy career and the less said about Nick Brandon's output the better— but Slither, which I first noticed because of the involvement of Nathan Fillion, looks like a lot of fun. And it'll be nice to see if there's more to Fillion than "Captain Tightpants". And this review sort of sold it for me: