The Crawling Hand (1963)

Directed by Herbert L. Strock. Written by Strock and Wm. Idelson. Starring Peter Breck, Kent Taylor, Rod Lauren, Alan Hale and Allison Hayes. Plot: a medical student, Paul (Lauren), finds the hand of a lost astronaut, sought by scientists, Steve (Breck) and Doc (Taylor). An astronaut sends a distress call to the ground crew saying … Continue reading The Crawling Hand (1963)

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)

+1 (2013)

Directed by Dennis Iliadis.  Written by Iliadis and Bill Gullo.  Starring Rhys Wakefield, Logan Miller, Ashley Hinshaw, Natalie Hall, Colleen Dengel and Suzanne Dengel. Plot: friends at a college party find everything chaotic when duplicates of themselves begin to appear. Now, I'm a little sick today, so this is gonna be short and sweet.  This … Continue reading +1 (2013)

Top Six Sad Sacks from the Friday the 13th Franchise

This is a personal top six of the biggest sad sacks of the Friday the 13th franchise. A few things... First, this list is solely based on what happens with the character in the movie, no where else and has nothing to do with the actor that portrays said character. Also i am only including … Continue reading Top Six Sad Sacks from the Friday the 13th Franchise

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

The Last Days on Mars (2013)

Directed by Ruairi Robinson.  Written by Clive Dawson (based on the short story, "The Animators", by Sydney J. Bounds.  Starring Liev Screiber, Elias Koteas, Romola Garai, Goran Kostic, Johnny Harris, Tom Cullen, Yusra Warsama and Olivia Williams. Plot: people on Mars find life in the form of a bacteria that infects people and turns them … Continue reading The Last Days on Mars (2013)

Anaconda (1997)

Written by Hans Bauer, Jim Cash and Jack Epps Jr. Directed by Luis Llosa Starring Jennifer Lopez, Ice Cube, Jon Voight, Eric Stoltz, Owen Wilson, Kari Wuhrer and Jonathan Hyde Plot: a film crew is taken hostage by an insane hunter who takes them to capture a giant anaconda. Danny Trejo is also in this … Continue reading Anaconda (1997)

Attack the Block (2011)

Written and directed by Joe Cornish.  Starring Jodie Whittaker, John Boyega, Alex Esmail, Leeon Jones, Franz Dramew, Jumayn Hunter, Luke Treadaway and Nick Frost. Plot: a young street gang defends their South London block from an alien invasion. As a young gang (not the most likable characters when the movie starts) mug Sam (Whittaker), an … Continue reading Attack the Block (2011)

Bats (1999)

Directed by Louis Morneau.  Written by John Logan.  Starring Lou Diamond Phillips, Dina Meyer, Leon, Carlos Jacott, Bob Gunton, Oscar Rowland and Ned Bellamy. Plot: genetically engineered bats start killing people in Texas. When people start dying strange deaths in a small Texas town, they bring in the best bat expert, Dr. Sheila Casper (Meyer) … Continue reading Bats (1999)

Island Claws (aka – The Night of the Claw) 1980

Written by Hernan and Colby Cardenas, Jack Cowden and Ricou Browning Directed by Hernan Cardenas Starring Robert Lansing, Steve Hanks, Nita Talbot, Jo Mcdonnell, Barry Nelson, Raymond Forchion, John Furey, Martina Deignan and Tony Rigo Plot: toxic waste produces mega king size crabs who roar and kill people off the coast of Florida This movie … Continue reading Island Claws (aka – The Night of the Claw) 1980