Stephen King’s IT (1990)

Directed by Tommy Lee Wallace.  Written by Wallace and Lawrence D. Cohen, based on a novel by Stephen King.  Starring Tim Curry, Harry Anderson, Jonathan Brandis, Dennis Christopher, Seth Green, Olivia Hussey, Annette O'Toole, Emily Perkins, Tim Reid, John Ritter and Richard Thomas. Plot: evil takes the shape of a clown to terrorize the children … Continue reading Stephen King’s IT (1990)

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Fear Inc. (2016)

Directed by Vincent Masciale.  Written by Luke Barnett.  Starring Lucas Neff, Caitlin Stasey, Chris Marquette, Abigail Breslin, Mark Moses, Naomi Grossman, Patrick Renna, Richard Riehle and Leslie Jordan. Plot: a horror junkie signs up with a company that brings your true fears to life I am a horror junkie.  My brother is a horror junkie.  … Continue reading Fear Inc. (2016)

Mimic (1997)

Directed by Guillermo del Toro.  Written by Guillermo and Matthew Robbins, based on a short story of the same name by Donald A. Wollheim.  Starring Mira Sorvino, Jeremy Northam, Josh Brolin, Norman Reedus, Charles S. Dutton and F. Murray Abraham. Plot: said simply, cockroaches begin to take over New York Said not-so-simply, the cockroaches in … Continue reading Mimic (1997)

The Craft (1996)

Directed by Andrew Fleming.  Written by Fleming and Peter Filardi.  Starring Fairuza Bulk, Robin Tunney, Neve Campbell, Rachel True, Skeet Ulrich, Christine Taylor, Breckin Meyer and John Kapelos. Plot: 4 teenage witches practice their craft amid social and personal problems Back when I was a angsty teenager with acne and my own bullies, there was … Continue reading The Craft (1996)

Freaks (1932)

Directed by Tod Browning.  Written by Willis Goldbeck, Leon Gordon, Al Boasberg, Edgar Allan Woolf, Charles MacCarthur based on Clarence Aaron "Tod" Robins's story "Spurs".  Starring Olga Baclanova, Henry Victor, Harry Earles and Daisy Earles. Plot: a beautiful trapeze artist agrees to marry the leader of a group of side show performers, but she's really … Continue reading Freaks (1932)

The Messengers (2007)

Directed by the Pang Brothers.  Written by Mark Wheaton and Todd Farmer.  Starring Kristen Stewart, Dylan McDermott, Penelope Ann Miller, John Corbett, Jodelle Ferland, William B. Davis and Dustin Milligan. Plot: a family moves into a run-down sunflower farm and are soon haunted by ghosts So, Kristen Stewart says the house is haunted but no … Continue reading The Messengers (2007)

American Werewolf in London (1981)

Written and directed by John Landis.  Starring David Naughton, Griffin Dunne, Jenny Agutter and Frank Oz. Plot: 2 Americans in London are attacked by a werewolf and one becomes a wolf himself Here's an example of how different DJ and I can be.  He does not recommend this movie, I would own it. So, 2 … Continue reading American Werewolf in London (1981)

Critters 3 (1991)

Written by Rupert Harvey, Barry Opper and David J. Schow Directed by Christine Peterson Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Aimee Brooks, Joseph Cousins, Don Keith Opper and Geoffrey Blake. Plot: the critters invade Los Angeles this time, but the 1991 clothing is scarier than they are. Ok so this one is not as good as the first … Continue reading Critters 3 (1991)