Leprechaun: Origins (2014)

Directed by Zach Lipovsky. Written by Harris Wilkinson. Starring Dylan "Hornswoggle" Postl, Stephanie Bennett, Brendon Fletcher, Teach Grant, Melissa Roxburgh, Andrew Dunbar and Garry Chalk. Plot: four friends visiting Ireland find out that leprechauns are real and that one of them is after them. Okay, let's drudge through another shit show. This "darker version" of … Continue reading Leprechaun: Origins (2014)

The Eye (2008)

Directed by David Moreau and Xavier Palud. Written by Sebastian Gutierrez. Starring Jessica Alba, Alessandro Nivola, Parker Posey, Fernanda Romero, Obba Babatundi, Rachel Ticotin, Danny Mora and Chloe Grace Moretz. Plot: a young woman recieves an eye transplant that allows her to see into the supernatural world. Sydney (Alba) is a blind violinist who wants … Continue reading The Eye (2008)

The Hollow (2004)

Directed by Kyle Newman. Written by Hans Rodionoff. Starring Kevin Zegers, Kaley Cuoco, Nick Carter, Stacy Keach, Judge Reinhold, Nicholas Turturro, Eileen Brennan, Joseph Mazzello and Melissa Schuman. Plot: the new kid in Sleepy Hollow finds out that he is a direct descendent of Ichabod Crane and must save the town from the Headless Horseman. … Continue reading The Hollow (2004)

Ghosts of War (2020)

Written and directed by Eric Bress. Starring Brenton Thwaites, Theo Rossi, Skylar Astin, Kyle Gallner, Alan Ritchson, Shaun Toub and Billy Zane. Plot: during World War II, five American soldiers are told to hold a French castle, but what they experience there ends up being more frightening than anything on the battlefield. Five soldiers enter … Continue reading Ghosts of War (2020)

Let Us Prey (2014)

Directed by Brian O'Malley. Written by David Cairns and Fiona Watson. Starring Liam Cunningham, Pollyanna McIntosh, Bryan Larkin, Hanna Stanbridge and Douglas Russell. Plot: a mysterious stranger arrives in a small Irish police station and all hell breaks loose. Constable Rachel Heggie (McIntosh) wakes up from a nightmare and then heads off to her work … Continue reading Let Us Prey (2014)

The Grudge (2020)

Directed by Nicholas Pesce. Written by Pesce and Jeff Buhler. Starring Andrea Riseborough, Demian Bichir, John Cho, Lin Shaye, Jacki Weaver, Betty Gilpin, William Sadler and Frankie Faison. Plot: a house is cursed with a vengeful ghost that dooms those who enter. The movie is presented in a rather stupid non-linear fashion that we didn't … Continue reading The Grudge (2020)

Wes Craven’s New Nightmare (1994)

Written and directed by Wes Craven. Starring Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp, Miko Hughes, John Saxon, Tracy Middendorf, Lin Shaye and Wes Craven. Plot: Heather and her son, Dylan (Hughes), are stalked by the "real" Freddy Kreuger. In this movie, the real Nancy Thompson, Heather Langenkamp, is married and has a son. Her husband is a … Continue reading Wes Craven’s New Nightmare (1994)

Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)

Directed by Rachel Talalay. Written by Talalay and Michael De Luca. Starring Robert Englund, Lisa Zane, Breckin Meyer, Shon Greenblatt, Lezlie Deane, Ricky Dean Logan and Yaphet Kotto. Plot: 10 years from now all the children and teens in Springwood are dead except John, who Freddy uses to get to more kids. Maggie (Zane) works … Continue reading Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)

Directed by Chuck Russell. Written by Russell, Wes Craven, Frank Darabont and Bruce Wagner. Starring Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp, Patricia Arquette, Rodney Eastman, Ken Sagoes, Jennifer Rubin, Craig Wasson, Priscilla Pointer, Laurence Fishburne and John Saxon. Plot: Nancy's back and she's helping a group of kids in Weston Hills survive Freddy. The movie opens with … Continue reading A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)

The New Mutants (2020)

Directed by Josh Boone. Written by Boone and Knate Lee, based on the New Mutants comics. Starring Anya Taylor-Joy, Maisie Williams, Charlie Heaton, Blu Hunt, Henry Zaga and Alice Braga. Plot: five young mutants, just discovering their abilities, are held in a facility and fight to escape. Dani Moonstar (Hunt) escapes the destruction of her … Continue reading The New Mutants (2020)