Dead Birds (2004)

Directed by Alex Turner. Written by Simon Barrett. Starring Henry Thomas, Nicki Aycox, Patrick Fugit, Isaiah Washington, Michael Shannon, Mark Boone Junior and Muse Watson. Plot: Confederate deserters rob a bank and then hoe up in an unfortunately haunted plantation. So, this group of random people including Confederate deserters, an escaped slave and an army … Continue reading Dead Birds (2004)

Paranormal Incident (2011)

Directed by Michael Bolton. Written by Bolton and Chris W. Freeman. Starring Oliver Rayon, Brett Edwards and Derrick Scott. Plot: six college students enter an abandoned insane asylum to prove the paranormal exists. So, there is nothing good about this movie other than the ability to make one laugh a little bit. Everything else is … Continue reading Paranormal Incident (2011)

The Haunted Casino aka Dead Man’s Hand (2007)

Written by Domonic Muir Directed by Charles Band Starring Sid Haig, Michael Berryman, Scott Whyte, Robin Sydney, Kristyn Green, Kavan Reece, Jessica Morris, Lily Rains and Wes Armstrong Plot: a guy inherits a casino from his great uncle and when he takes his friends there to check it out, the ghosts of mobsters seek revenge. … Continue reading The Haunted Casino aka Dead Man’s Hand (2007)

The Awakening (2011)

Directed by Nick Murphy. Written by Murphy and Stephen Volk. Starring Rebecca Hall, Dominic West, Isaac Hempstead-Wright and Imelda Staunton. Plot: a debunker of ghosts goes to a boarding school to prove that it isn't haunted. In this pretentious and convoluted movie, a debunker of hauntings goes to a boarding school in 1921 to explore … Continue reading The Awakening (2011)

Satan’s Slaves (2017)

Written and directed by Joko Anwar. Starring Tara Basro, Bront Palarae, Ayu Laksmi, Endy Arfian, Nasar Anuz and Muhammad Adhiyat. Plot: four children are haunted by the death of their mother, who died of a debilitating disease. Also known as Pengabdi Setan, this Indonesian horror movie is about a once famous singer who dies, leaving … Continue reading Satan’s Slaves (2017)

The Changeling (1980)

Directed by Peter Medak. Written by William Gray, Diana Maddox and Russell Hunter. Starring George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Melvyn Douglas, Jean Marsh, John Colicos and Barry Morse. Plot: a man staying in a secluded mansion finds it haunted. John Russell (Scott) loses his wife and child in a car accident then decides to … Continue reading The Changeling (1980)

10 of the Worst Haunted House Movies

Haunting at Foster Cabin This movie is about five sorority sisters in a cabin with a spirit board and a demon, so you know there's a lot of boobs, but little else. The acting is terrible. There's no flow - people get mad really quickly, then they get over it really quickly, nothing is appropriate. … Continue reading 10 of the Worst Haunted House Movies

Pulse (2006)

Directed by Jim Sonzero.  Written by Wes Craven and Ray Wright.  Starring Kristen Bell, Ian Somerhalder, Samm Levine, Christina Milian, Jonathan Tucker, Rick Gonzalez, Ron Rifkin, Octavia Spencer and Brad Dourif. Plot: a rash of suicides is linked to the internet. Josh (Tucker) is attacked by a ghost like presence and begins to withdraw from … Continue reading Pulse (2006)

Crimson Peak (2015)

Directed by Guillermo del Toro.  Written by del Torro and Matthew Robbins.  Starring Mia Wasikowska, Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain, Charlie Hunnam, Jim Beaver, Burn Gorman, Doug Jones and Javier Botet. Plot: Edith (Wasikowska) marries Thomas (Hiddleston) and is swept away to his mysterious house filled with secrets. Edith sees ghosts.  Ever since she's a kid, … Continue reading Crimson Peak (2015)

Terrified (AKA Aterrados) (2017)

Written and directed by Demian Rugna.  Starring Maximiliano Ghione, Norberto Gonzalo, Elvira Onetto, George Lewis and Juliea Vallina. Plot: paranormal researchers investigate strange events in a Buenos Aires neighborhood. If you're looking for a movie that lives up to the hype, look no further than Terrified.  First, there's Clara who believes she is hearing voices … Continue reading Terrified (AKA Aterrados) (2017)