Mischief Night (2013)

Directed by Richard Schenkman.  Written by Schenkman, Jesse Baget and Eric D. Wilkinson.  Starring Noell Coet, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Ian Bamberg, Ally Walker, Charlie O'Connell and Richard Riehle. Plot: Emily suffers from psychosomatic blindness and when she's left alone on Mischief Night an intruder terrorizes her. In the very beginning, a couple in a big … Continue reading Mischief Night (2013)

6 Sequels to Skip this Season

People always make sequels and we're not some of the people that hate all sequels, but these sequels deserve to be hated.  So, here goes!! V/H/S: Viral (2014)   Written and directed by all different people, this sequel does not hold up to V/H/S 2, which we enjoyed.  It's a strange anthology of some very weird, … Continue reading 6 Sequels to Skip this Season

Hell Night (1981)

Written by Randy Feldman Directed by Tom DeSimone Starring Linda Blair, Vincent Van Patten, Peter Borton, Suki Goodwin, Jimmy Sturtevant, Kevin Brophy and Jenny Neumann Plot: Fraternity and Sorority pledges spend the night in a haunted mansion I think Linda Blair looks great throughout this movie, some serious eye candy. There is a tragedy at … Continue reading Hell Night (1981)

Child’s Play (1988)

Directed by Tom Holland.  Written by Holland, Don Mancini and John Lafia.  Starring Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent and Brad Dourif. Plot: a single mother unwittingly give her son a doll with a serial killer's soul trapped inside. We have to go back to the classic Child's Play for Halloween.  It is essential and … Continue reading Child’s Play (1988)

The Dead (2010)

Written and directed by Jon and Howard J. Ford.  Starring Rob Freeman, Prince David Oseia, Gaal Hama and David Dontoh. Plot: the sole survivor of a plane crash has to cross Africa battling the undead. After the zombie apocalypse starts, a plane trying to evacuate Africa, goes down off the coast and there's only one … Continue reading The Dead (2010)

Insidious (2010)

Directed by James Wan.  Written by Leigh Whannell.  Starring Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, Ty Simpkins, Lin Shaye, Leigh Whannell, Angus Sampson, Barbara Hershey and J. LaRose. Plot:  parents Josh (Wilson) and Renai (Byrne), take drastic measures when it appears their comatose son is possessed. A young family moves into a new house we see a … Continue reading Insidious (2010)

Hocus Pocus (1993)

Directed by Kenny Ortega.  Written by Mick Garris, David Kirschner and Neil Cuthbert.  Starring Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Omri Katz, Thora Birch, Vinessa Shaw, Doug Jones and Sean Murray. Plot: a boy moves to Salem and accidentally/on purpose awakens three witches. In 17th century Salem, Massachusetts, a boy named Thackery Binx (Murray) … Continue reading Hocus Pocus (1993)

Tales of Halloween (2015)

This anthology isn't the best Halloween movie ever, but some of the stories are too good to miss out on this season.  So, let me tell you which ones you just have to see. SWEET TOOTH Written and directed by Dave Parker, this terrifying tale is about an urban legend known as "Sweet Tooth".  Sweet … Continue reading Tales of Halloween (2015)

The Haunting of Helena (2012)

Directed by Christian Bisceglia and Ascanio Malgarini.  Written by Christian Bisceglia.  Starring Harriet MacMasters-Green, Sabrina Jolie Perez, Jarreth J. Merz, Matt Patresi, Paolo Paoloni, Giuliano Montaldo and Susanna Cornacchia. Plot: recently divorced, Sophia, moves to Southern Italy with her daughter, Helena, and their new life turns into a nightmare when Helena loses her first tooth. … Continue reading The Haunting of Helena (2012)

Bride of Frankenstein (1935)

Written by William Hurlbut and John L. Balderston Directed by James Whale Starring Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Valerie Hobson, Elsa Lanchester, Ernest Thesiger, Gavin Gordon and Douglas Walton Plot: Mary Shelley reveals to her husband Percy and Lord Byron that the monster did not die and tells more of the story. This movie is a … Continue reading Bride of Frankenstein (1935)