Screen Junkies » Repeaters http://www.screenjunkies.com Movie Reviews & TV Show Reviews Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:15:55 +0000 en hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.3.1 The ‘Repeaters’ Trailer is Like ‘Groundhog Day’ Without All the Laughter http://www.screenjunkies.com/video/the-repeaters-trailer-is-like-groundhog-day-without-all-the-laughter/ http://www.screenjunkies.com/video/the-repeaters-trailer-is-like-groundhog-day-without-all-the-laughter/#comments Wed, 01 Sep 2010 09:51:16 +0000 Reza F. I like Groundhog Day, but I hate to laugh. If only there was a movie that met my needs! Finally, my prayers have been answered thanks to Carl Bessai’s Repeaters....

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I like Groundhog Day, but I hate to laugh. If only there was a movie that met my needs!

Finally, my prayers have been answered thanks to Carl Bessai’s Repeaters.

The film plays with the Groundhog Day stuck-in-a-time-loop concept, but twists it into a “aggressive, fast-paced thriller “that addresses the morals of starting over with a clean slate every day in some of the most extreme ways.

If you ask me, this concept is long overdue. Every time I watch Groundhog Day, I wonder why Bill Murray doesn’t lash out at the townspeople in a violent, consequence-free orgy of blood and mayhem. And I’ve found myself pondering that question on a regular basis ever since my doctor started weaning me off Wellbutrin. (First Showing)

Watch the trailer for Repeaters, the evil Groundhog Day, after the jump…

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