Lanni’s List is a journal reflecting my lifelong passion for movie watching and movie making. I continually update the list and it currently consists of close on fifteen hundred films that for various reasons interested me. The List includes a rating system covering things like plot, character and cinematography and some fun Sub Lists like “I can’t Help Myself” Serial Killers for All Occasions and “Good to the Last Drop” Great Films about Drunks. The List doesn’t represent every film I’ve ever seen, but rather those that I think are worth watching. Agree? Disagree? Let’s discuss.
Absentia is an ultra-low budget horror film about the grief experienced when a loved one disappears without a trace. I’ve never bought into the concept of “closure” as psychologists typically apply it to death. The beloved dead haunt us regardless of whether or not we had an opportunity to see a body or to exchange … More Absentia