Monday , 24 September 2018

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The Lost Jedi – a review from the Dark Side

Now that Star Wars: Episode XIII – The Last Jedi is out in the world for all to see, there is no shortage of opinions as to its merits, or lack thereof. The Last Jedi has become another huge box office success for Disney and Lucasfilm, and an extremely well-reviewed movie by critics as well. But there’s been a disturbance in ... Read More »

Empire’s reign is over – The Last Jedi review

It’s that time of year again – the holiday season, with the gift that Disney and Lucasfilm continue to give – a brand new Star Wars film. After a return to a galaxy far, far away with 2015’s The Force Awakens, and last year’s first ‘stand-alone’ film, in actuality, a prequel, Rogue One, the war amongst the stars continues with ... Read More »

Jurassic World 2 trailer is 2 awesome!

It’s been 200 million years in the making, or rather, three years since the last movie, but Jurassic World 2, aka, Fallen Kingdom, is finally just a few months away. And Universal has released a brand new, first full length trailer, along with a few extra tidbits to go along with it. Set for release on June 22, 2018 A.D., ... Read More »

Jigsaw cuts new chapter in gory franchise – review

“I want to play a game.” The man with a plan, who put a hacksaw in your hand, struck fear for many a year, forcing those who didn’t appreciate life to confront death. For seven consecutive years, from 2004 to 2010, the Saw franchise made the Halloween season its home, entertaining and horrifying audiences with its elaborate, gut-spilling, limb-removing, head-crushing ... Read More »

Ghouls and ghosts galore at NJ Horror Con & Film Fest!

With all the craziness and horrific happenings occurring in the world today, we can all use an occasional break from it all. And as Halloween approaches, what better respite is there than dressing up in scary costumes and watching frightening movies? In the state that Jason prowls looking for teenage victims, where the phenomenon known as Jaws was conceived, and ... Read More »

The Fears of a Clown – IT review

IT is happening. The new adaptation of one of Stephen King’s most popular, and at 1138 pages, longest novels, is taking theaters, and the world of horror, by storm. Tapping into childhood fears, and some adult ones too, IT is proving to be just as chillingly effective as it was when it was released in literary form back in 1986. ... Read More »

IT rules the box office and shatters records

Well, IT has happened. IT, the new adaptation of the incredibly popular Stephen King epic novel, is a bona fide box office phenomenon, breaking box office record after record. The story of a small town in Maine (where else?), whose children are besieged by an evil shape-shifting presence that generally manifests itself in the form of a clown named Pennywise, ... Read More »

Send in the Clowns! – AHS: Cult – review

Coulrophobia [kool-ruh–foh-bee-uh] (n) – an abnormal fear of clowns We’ve been haunted at houses and hotels, tormented at an asylum, terrorized by witches and cults, and creeped out at a freakshow. Now, television mainstay, American Horror Story, returns for a very timely seventh season. By combining two of the most frightening things to many Americans – clowns and the election of ... Read More »

R.I.P., Chainsaw, Poltergeist director, Tobe Hooper

Tobe Hooper, the hugely influential filmmaker behind the horror hits, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Poltergeist, had his lifeforce extinguished due to apparent natural causes on Saturday, August 26th at the age of 74, in Sherman Oaks, California. While those two films stand out as his best known and most successful works, Hooper had a prolific career in film and ... Read More »