If you’re familiar with the Halloween series you’ll be well aware of just how many tangents, storylines, reboots and remakes that the series has had to endure up to this point. It’s crazy to be frank and really so convoluted that there isn’t the time
In the village of Iping England, a strange figure seeks shelter from a growing blizzard. He finds lodgings at The Lions Head Inn where he hopes to stay in order to find the antidote for his most peculiar condition. One […]
The second movie in the slasher franchise, which sees the introduction of Jason Voorhees as the new Crystal Lake killer (You should really know who it is in the 1st is by now!). Timing and dates are somewhat muddled between […]
Perhaps one of the most interesting things about the movie adaptation of The Shining is the fact that writer of the source novel, Stephen King, hates it, still, to this very day!. Really hates it and is not shy in […]
A true master of the genre, director John Carpenter could do no wrong in the late 70’s and 80’s. From Halloween, to The Thing and They Live and more besides, the man churned out pure quality for over a decade. […]
From the mind that brought you Pinhead and Cenobites and…well that’s all you really need to know really isn’t it!? Nightbreed adapted from Clive Barkers story Cabal, exhibits much of the same idiosyncrasies that run the gamut of his work, […]
The claim of first ever supernatural vampire movie or Dracula based movie is often well contested. Some state that two movies came before this, a Russian movie simply titled Drakula, then another Hungarian movie titled Dracula’s Death. No prints of […]
The timing is just about right for “Ready Player One”. Steven Speilberg’s latest popcorn adventure (an adaptation of the Ernest Cline novel of same name) is hitting at arguably the zenith of the on-going retro and pop culture obsession that has taken the world in its comforting arms. With that in mind, your enjoyment of the movie will depend on how invested you are in said retro movement.
What if Disney made a horror movie? No, really think about that for a moment. Visualise what that might be like, the stunning attention to detail, the costumes, props and eye-popping sets and special effects. Now add the darkness, not Disney darkness mind you, although they are quite dark at times I guess, but real visceral macabre stuff. Are you getting the picture? Good, then you’re somewhat close to where “The Shape of Water” is.