Posts Tagged ‘horror’

The Shining and Toxic Masculinity

Stephen King’s 1977 best-selling novel, The Shining, and its subsequent 1980 film adaptation, directed by Stanley Kubrick, have been heralded as landmarks in horror literature and cinema. Both the novel and the film cente...


Truth or Dare Review

If there exists a world in which I can say, with a straight face, that Truth or Dare is a good movie, this certainly is not it. After all, despite Blumhouse’s recent attempt to position itself as some kind of prestige distrib...


Dawning of the Dead Review- Serviceable but Derivative Zombie Flick

Director: Tony Jopia Written by: Stuart W. Bedford Release date: December 5, 2017 Cast: Ruth Colliers, Leo Gregory, Tim Heath, Kimberly Jaraj, Linney Bushey, Ian Saynor, Kristofer Dayne, Fabien Muller, Andrew McHale Zombie movi...



31 Days of Horror: Day 31- The Legend of Hell House

Day 31, and we’ve arrived at the end of our dark cinematic journey. And what better way to end things than with a classic haunted house movie? Our Halloween title is the classic 1973 movie The Legend of Hell House, based ...


31 Days of Horror: Day 30- TerrorVision

It’s Day 30, Halloween Eve, and our entry for today is some 80s alien silliness with TerrorVision. The 1986 film from writer/director Ted Nicolau (Vampire Journals) opens on the planet Pluton, in the sanitation department...