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    Review: Cannibal Shocker 'We Are What We Are' Will Devour Your Expectations

    Writer-director Jim Mickle has steadily established himself as a horror filmmaker that treats the art of shock value with rare maturity. In his feature-length debut "Mulberry Street," he funneled a cheesy monster movie into a metaphor for gentrification and urban decay; in his follow-up, "Stake Land...

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    WATCH: Bloody Good New Trailer for Cannibal Family Horror Film 'We Are What We Are'

    The first trailer for writer/director Jim Mickle's "We Are What We Are," a remake of a 2010 Spanish film "Somos Lo Que Hay" about a small town religious family maintaining their long tradition of ritual cannibalism, has landed.

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    Watch: Disturbing Family Secrets Come Home to Roost in 'We Are What We Are' Trailer

    Following its premiere at Sundance earlier this year as well as a spot at the Cannes Director's Fortnight, a full preview for Jim Mickle's "We Are What We Are" has hit the web ahead of its release next month.

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    'We Are What We Are' Director Jim Mickle and Jorge Michel Grau Discuss Remakes, Sequels and Why Their Movies Aren't Really About Cannibals

    Horror remakes are nothing new, but "We Are What We Are" is something different. Jim Mickle, whose "Stake Land" brought an evocative feel to a post-apocalyptic vampire story that garnered comparisons to Terrence Malick, was hardly selling out by taking the opportunity to remake "Somos lo que hay," t...

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    "We Are What We Are" and "Metalocalypse" Directors Join "The ABCs of Death"

    Drafthouse Films, Magnet Pictures and Timpson Films have come close to finalizing the list of 26 directors lined up to helm segments for their international co-production "The ABCs of Death."

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    REVIEW | A Cannibal Family Dines Together in “We Are What We Are”

    The horror genre has been ruthlessly mined for metaphor, often at the expense of credibility. The tricky balance of the Mexican cannibal drama “We Are What We Are” ("Somos lo que hay") involves its pairing of a conventional family unit with ludicrously grotesque proclivities. At once chilling and pa...

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    "We Are What We Are" Director On Making a 'Personal' Cannibal Tale

    This interview with "We Are What We Are" director Jorge Michel Grau was originally published during indieWIRE's coverage of the 2010 New York Film Festival. The film opens this Friday, February 18.For a rookie with one film out of the gate, Mexican director Jorge Michel Grau has had quite year. His ...

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    FUTURES | "We Are What We Are" Director Jorge Michel Grau

    For a rookie with one film out of the gate, Mexican director Jorge Michel Grau has had quite year. His feature film debut, "We Are What We Are" ("Somos lo que hay"), a grisly cannibal family melodrama and horror mashup, began its journey in March at the Guadalajara International Film Festival, went ...

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