Return of the Living Dead 4: Necropolis (2005)

Directed by Ellory Elkayem.  Written by William Butler and Aaron Strongoni.  Starring Peter Coyote, John Keefe, Cory Hardrict, Aimee-Lynn Chadwick, Jana Kramer and Elvin Dandel. Plot: a group of teens attempting to rescue their friend from an evil corporation inadvertently release a bunch of zombies. Charlie (Coyote) goes to Chernobyl to get the last of … Continue reading Return of the Living Dead 4: Necropolis (2005)


Return of the Living Dead II (1988)

Written and directed by Ken Wiederhorn.  Starring Thom Mathews, James Karen, Michael Kenworthy, Suzanne Snyder, Dana Ashbrook, Marsh Dietlein, Phil Bruns and Thor Van Lingen. Plot: some little kids find more "zombie barrels" and release more toxic gas that once again revives the dead. Three kids find the barrel, while two grown men, Ed (Karen) … Continue reading Return of the Living Dead II (1988)

Return of the Living Dead (1985)

Written by Dan O'Bannon, John Russo, Rudy Ricci and Russel Streiner Directed by Dan O'Bannon Starring Thom Mathews, James Karen, Clu Gulager, Linnea Quigley, Miguel A Nunez Jr., Don Calfa, Beverly Randolph and Mark Venturini Plot: Employees at a medical supply warehouse inadvertently release a gas that brings the dead back to life Let me … Continue reading Return of the Living Dead (1985)

Hide and Go Shriek (1988)

Directed by Skip Schoolnik.  Written by Michael Kelly.  Starring Annette Sinclair, Brittain Frye, Scott Fults, Sean Kanan, Bunky Jones, George Thomas and Donna Baltron. Plot: a teenage talks her friends into playing hide-and-seek in a furniture store where a psycho starts to hunt and kill them. The movie starts when a man in makeup has … Continue reading Hide and Go Shriek (1988)

Happy Death Day (2017)

Directed by Christopher Landon.  Written by Scott Lobdell.  Starring Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine, Rachel Matthews, Charles Aitken, Laura Clifton and Phi Vu. Plot: a sorority girl wakes up on her birthday and is murdered, but then she wakes up again to the same day over and over until she figures out who the … Continue reading Happy Death Day (2017)

Drive Thru (2007)

Written and directed by Brendan Cowles and Shane Kuhn.  Starring Leighton Meester, Melora Hardin, Nicholas D'Agosto, Penn Badgley, Rachel Bella and Lola Glaudini. Plot: a high school student and her classmates are stalked by a fast food mascot, Horny the Clown. No.  No.  NO.  NO.  Don't watch this.  Let me tell you why. The restaurant … Continue reading Drive Thru (2007)

Madman (1982)

Written and directed by Joe Giannone.  Starring Gaylen Ross, Paul Ehlers, Tony Fish, Seth Jones, Harriet Bass, Jan Claire, Alex Murphy, Jimmy Steele and Carl Fredericks. Plot: a legendary psychopath that killed his family with an axe, now stalks a summer camp. It is told around the campfire that Madman Marz (loosely based on New … Continue reading Madman (1982)

Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006)

Directed by Scott Glasserman.  Written by Glasserman and David J. Stieve.  Starring Nathan Baesel, Angela Goethels, Robert Englund, Scott Wilson, Kate Miner, Bridgett Newton, Ben Pace, Zelda Rubenstein and Kane Hodder in a cool cameo. Plot: a mockumentary/horror film about the next great slasher, Leslie Vernon. In a world where Jason, Freddy and Michael are … Continue reading Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006)

The Lamp (1987) (AKA The Outing)

Directed by Tom Daley.  Written by Warren Chaney.  Starring James Huston, Deborah Winters, Red Mitchell, Andra St. Ivanyi, Scott Bankston, Andre Chimene and Damon Merrill. Plot: a long imprisoned genie is released from his lamp and since he's an evil genie, he starts killing people. The movie opens with three people breaking into an old … Continue reading The Lamp (1987) (AKA The Outing)

Ghosthouse (1988)

Directed by Umberto Lenzi.  Written by Lenzi, Sheila Goldberg and Cinthia McGavin.  Starring Lara Wendel, Greg Scott, Mary Sellers, Martin Jay, Kate Silver and Donald O'Brien. Plot: visions of a deceased girl and her clown doll bring doom to a teenager and her boyfriend. Oh, this movie is so bad it's good.  The acting is … Continue reading Ghosthouse (1988)