The Cellar (1989)

Directed by Kevin Tenney.  Written by John Woodward and Darryl Wimberley, based on a short story by David Henry Keller.  Starring Patrick Kilpatrick, Chris Miller, Suzanne Savoy, Ford Rainey, Michael Wren, Lou Perryman and Danny Mora. Plot: a boy finds a monster under his new Texas home and decides he has to be the one … Continue reading The Cellar (1989)

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Shadow Builder (1998)

Directed by Jamie Dixon.  Screenplay written by Michael Stokes, based on a short story by Bram Stoker.  Starring Michael Rooker, Kevin Zegers, Leslie Hope, Tony Todd, Shawn Thompson and Andrew Jackson. Plot: the fate of the world is in the hands of a young boy and a renegade priest. Some nasty people are summoning a … Continue reading Shadow Builder (1998)

Deathgasm (2015)

Written and directed by Jason Lei Howden.  Starring Milo Cawthorne, James Blake, Sam Berkley, Daniel Cresswell, Kimberly Crossman, Delaney Tabron and Stephen Ure. Plot: two teenage boys summon an ancient evil while playing an "evil" piece of music. Four outcast teenage boys start a band and call it Deathgasm.  Two of the four boys, Brodie … Continue reading Deathgasm (2015)

Trilogy of Terror (1975)

Directed by Dan Curtis.  Teleplay written by William F. Nolan, based on stories by Richard Matheson.  Starring Karen Black (in 4 roles), John Karlen, Jim Storm, George Gaynes, Gregory Harrison and Robert Burton. Plot: three short tales are told of tormented women. The first story is "Julie".  Julie is a teacher who is drugged by … Continue reading Trilogy of Terror (1975)

Dead Awake (2016)

Directed by Phillip Guzman.  Written by Jeffrey Reddick.  Starring Jocelin Donahue, Jesse Bradford, Jesse Borrego, Lori Petty, James Eckhouse and Jeffrey Reddick. Plot: a young woman must save herself and her friends from an ancient evil that stalks you during sleep paralysis. Beth's (Donahue) twin dies when an "old hag" strangles her while she is … Continue reading Dead Awake (2016)

The Violent Kind (2010)

Directed by The Butcher Brothers.  Written by The Butcher Brothers and Adam Weiss.  Starring Taylor Cole, Tiffany Shepis, Cory Knauf, Bret Roberts and Joe Egender. Plot: a group of bikers and their girlfriends go to a secluded farmhouse where one of them gets possessed. God this movie sucked.  There was too much bullshit and not … Continue reading The Violent Kind (2010)

He Never Died (2015)

Written and directed by Jason Krawczyk.  Starring Henry Rollins, Booboo Stewart, Don Francks, Jordan Todosey, Kate Greenhouse, James Cade and Steven Ogg. Plot: you're not-so-typical antihero tries hard to only eat bad people after his anti-social world is interrupted. First of all, we gotta say, well done Jason Krawczyk!  Second of all, I've decided not … Continue reading He Never Died (2015)

Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986)

Directed by Brian Gibson. Written by Michael Grais and Mark Victor.  Starring JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Zelda Rubenstein, Heather O'Rourke, Julian Beck, Will Sampson, Oliver Robins, Geraldine Fitzgerald and John P. Whitecloud. Plot: the Freeling family has a new house, but a very old problem. The Freeling family moves in an effort to forget … Continue reading Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986)

Mara (2018)

Directed by Clive Tonge.  Written by Tonge and Jonathan Frank.  Starring Olga Kurylenko, Craig Conway, Javier Botet, Rosie Fellner, Lance E. Nichols and Ted Johnson. Plot: a criminal psychologist investigates the mysterious strangling death of a man in bed. Mara opens with a man dying in his sleep at the hands of a sleep demon … Continue reading Mara (2018)

Veronica (2017)

Directed by Paco Plaza.  Written by Plaza and Fernando Navarro.  Starring Sandra Escacena, Bruna Gonzalez, Claudia Placer, Ivan Chavero, Ana Torrent, Consuelo Trujillo, Angela Fabian, Carla Campra and Chema Adeva. Plot: in 1991, a teenage girl plays with a Ouija board and soon after, evil arrives. Hailed as one of the scariest movies ever made, … Continue reading Veronica (2017)