Jacob’s Ladder (2019)

Directed by David M. Rosenthal.  Written by Jeff Buhler, Sarah Thorpe and Jake Wade Wall.  Starring Michael Ealy, Jesse Williams, Nicole Beharie, Guy Barnet, Joseph Sikora and Karla Souza. Plot: after the brother he thought was dead returns home from war, a doctor struggles to maintain his sanity. When the lead writer has done The … Continue reading Jacob’s Ladder (2019)

Flying Virus (2001)

Written and directed by Jeff Hare.  Starring Gabrielle Anwar, Craig Sheffer, Rutger Hauer, Duncan Regehr, David Naughton, Mark Adair-Rios, Lisa Wilhoit, Jason Brooks and Adam Wylie. Plot: a journalist uncovers a government conspiracy to unleash killer bees on humanity. Also known as Killer Buzz, this B-movie follows Ann Bauer (Anwar), a journalist, in the middle … Continue reading Flying Virus (2001)

Wounds (2019)

Written and directed by Babak Anvari, based on the novella "The Visible Fifth" by Nathan Ballingrud.  Starring Armie Hammer, Dakota Johnson, Zazie Beetz, Karl Glusman and Brad William Henke. Plot: disturbing things begin to happen to a bartender after he takes home the wrong phone. Will (Hammer) works at a dingy bar that's more bugs … Continue reading Wounds (2019)

I Still See You (2018)

Directed by Scott Speer.  Written by Jason Fuchs, based on the novel "Break My Heart One Thousand Times" by Daniel Waters.  Starring Bella Thorne, Richard Harmon, Dermot Mulroney, Amy Price-Francis, Shawn Benson, Thomas Elms and Louis Herthum. Plot: 10 years after an apocalyptic event killed millions, the world is inhabited by ghosts or "Remnants". 10 … Continue reading I Still See You (2018)

Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000)

Directed by John Ottman.  Written by Scott Derrickson and Paul Harris Boardman.  Starring Jennifer Morrison, Matthew Davis, Hart Bochner, Loretta Devine, Joey Lawrence, Eva Mendes, Anson Mount, Anthony Anderson and Jacinda Barrett. Plot: there's a new urban legend killer and this time he's at a film school. Reese (Devine), from the first movie, was sacked … Continue reading Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000)

The Corpse Vanishes (1942)

Directed by Wallace Fox.  Written by Harvey Gates, Sam Robins and Gerald Schnitzer.  Starring Bela Lugosi, Luana Walters, Tris Coffin and Elizabeth Russell. Plot: a madman kidnaps women to keep his wife young and healthy. A bride is kidnapped from her wedding and she isn't the first.  Apparently there's been a lot of young brides … Continue reading The Corpse Vanishes (1942)

Prom Night (2008)

Written by J. S. Cardone Directed by Nelson McCormick Starring Brittany Snow, Kellan Lutz, Ming-na Wen, Idris Elba and Johnathon Schaech Plot: a psycho teacher becomes obsessed with a student, stalks her, kills her whole family, goes to prison, escapes to stalk her once again and kill all her friends on Prom Night....not really like … Continue reading Prom Night (2008)

The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1984)

Written and directed by Wes Craven.  Starring Michael Berryman, Tamara Stafford, Kevin Spirtas, John Bloom, Colleen Riley, Penny Johnson and Janus Blythe. Plot: a group of young Yamaha racers get stranded in the desert and soon come face to face with a family of inbred cannibals. There's a lot of flashbacks to the first movie … Continue reading The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1984)

Intruder (1989)

Directed by Scott Spiegel.  Written by Spiegel and Lawrence Bender.  Starring Elizabeth Cox, Dan Hicks, David Byrnes, Renee Estevez, Sam Raimi, Ted Raimi, Eugene Robert Glazer and Bruce Campbell. Plot: a maniac "intrudes" a supermarket at night and starts killing off the night crew. Basically, the plot is exactly what I already said.  While the … Continue reading Intruder (1989)

Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II (1987)

Directed by Bruce Pittman.  Written by Ron Oliver.  Starring Wendy Lyon, Michael Ironside, Lisa Schrage, Louis Ferreira and Richard Monette. Plot: 30 years after her accidental death at prom, Mary Lou, returns for revenge. Not sure who you're supposed to like in this movie.  The obnoxious, whorish Mary Lou or the morally ambiguous people she … Continue reading Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II (1987)