Thursday , 21 September 2017

What's New!

Great Scott! Alien: Covenant – review

They’re back. The eggs. The facehuggers. The xenomorphs. The exploding body cavities and worse. Director Ridley Scott returns to the franchise he started 38 years ago and has brought back the most terrifying monsters in the universe in Alien: Covenant. The movie holds the rather unique position of serving as a sequel to 2012’s Scott-helmed Prometheus, and also as a prequel to ... Read More »

Italian Giallo lives in Deep Shock!

Hang on for the return of Italian giallo! Italian cinema has contributed mightily to the world of film over the decades. From acclaimed auteurs Federico Fellini and Bernardo Bertolucci, to gorgeous, talented actresses like Sophia Loren and Monica Bellucci, from the Spaghetti Westerns of Sergio Leone which helped make Clint Eastwood a star, to the most number of Best Foreign ... Read More »

Guardians of the Galaxy is 2 Awesome – review

“Welcome, everyone, to my world.” Summer 2017 is here! OK, officially, it’s not until the 3rd week of June, but in the movie world, it starts the first week of May, and for the most part, since 2008, that start to the summer season has been owned by a little studio known as Marvel. Beginning with Iron Man, and continuing ... Read More »

Picture this – Evil Selfie – a short review

In the age of social media with self-obsessed youths in search of validation and acceptance in just their everyday lives, along with a camera at their ready disposal, the ‘selfie’ has taken on a life all its own. Now, when one’s life ending still isn’t sufficient to quell their desire for preserving their likeness for all eternity, you get the fun horror short ... Read More »

Kids go killer in creepy Let’s Play Dead Girl – review

“Ladies and creepy ghouls, are you ready for a night of killer kids?” It ain’t easy being a kid. Pressures at school, at home, and perhaps, most of all, among friends, can make growing up a scary endeavor. Searching for a sense of purpose, a belonging to something, anything, can lead one in a positive direction, allowing that person to find his ... Read More »

Alien: Covenant set to land next month

In just a few short weeks, another chapter to one of horror and sci-fi’s most terrifying film franchises is set to be unleashed upon the world. Acclaimed director, Ridley Scott, returns once again to the universe he first brought to life in 1979 with Alien, and continued in 2012 with Prometheus. Now, on May 19th (a week earlier in the UK, Spain and ... Read More »

A culinary treat served up Raw – review

Cannibal movies have a long and naturally, bloody history throughout their time as one of horror’s most horrific of sub-genres. Their unsavory subject matter has made for some of the most notorious films in all of cinema. From banned films like Cannibal Holocaust and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre to prestige films like the Academy Award winning The Silence of the ... Read More »

NJ Horror Con and Film Fest-A True State of Horror!

New Jersey has had a long and lasting association with horror. From Camp Crystal Lake to the Toxic Avenger to the Jersey Devil itself, the Garden State has given rise to many a frightful fare. And classics from the page to the screen – the shark from Jaws, the shape-shifting alien in The Thing, the vampires of I Am Legend and ... Read More »

High rise demise in The Belko Experiment – review

“We are not going to entertain the option of killing people.” What do you get when you take the inter-office politics, romances and friendships of, well, The Office, and interject the violence, viciousness and horror of Battle Royale? You get the latest venture from Blumhouse Tilt and Orion Pictures (yes, Orion, home of Platoon, Robocop and Silence of the Lambs is back in ... Read More »

Kong still King – Skull Island – review

“The land where God didn’t finish creation.” One of the most iconic of screen legends is back and bigger and badder than ever. The one and only true king – the mighty ape known as Kong – has returned once again to enthrall and entertain moviegoers in what will eventually lead to the ultimate monster showdown. That’s something we’ll get to ... Read More »