My Thumped review of The Survivalist Grindhouse inspirations clash with artier leanings in Northern Irish writer/director Stephen Fingleton's promising yet puzzling full-length debut. #link 2016.02.12 @ 08:58 // Screen // You were reading My Thumped review of The Survivalist, a link posted with comment by MacDara Conroy. It is filed under Screen and was published in February 2016. If you liked what you read here, you can follow this site on Twitter @MacDaraBlogs or via reader feed, and find many more entries in the Archive. You can also buy me a Ko-fi.