Stage Fright (2014)

Written and directed by Jerome Sable, with music and lyrics being done by Sable and Eli Batalion.  Starring Allie MacDonald, Meat Loaf, Douglas Smith, Brandon Uranowitz and Minnie Driver (for all of 10 minutes). Plot: a strange little theater camp is terrorized by a killer. In 2004, Kylie Swanson (Driver) was murdered backstage at the … Continue reading Stage Fright (2014)

Slaughter High (1986)

Written and directed by Mark Ezra, Peter Litten and George Dugdale.  Starring Caroline Munro, Gary Martin, Simon Scudamore, Billy Hartman and Michael Saffran. Plot: an April Fool's Day prank comes back to haunt alumni at a reunion. A high school prank on an unpopular kid leads to him being disfigured.  Years later, the same kids … Continue reading Slaughter High (1986)

Unfriended: Dark Web (2018)

Written and Directed by Stephen Susco Starring Colin Woodell, Rebecca Rittenhouse, Betty Gabriel, Andrew Lees, Connor Del Rio, Stephanie Nogueras and Savira Windyani Plot: A young man finds a laptop with access to the dark web and he is being watched by the laptops rightful owner who wants it back. The movie opens with Matias … Continue reading Unfriended: Dark Web (2018)

Maniac (1980)

Directed by William Lustig.  Written by Joe Spinell and C. A. Rosenberg.  Starring Spinell, Caroline Munro, Kelly Piper and Tom Savini (for a very brief time). Plot: a psychotic man kills young woman and takes their scalps as trophies. A man whose mother was an abusive prostitute murders women and then takes their scalps and … Continue reading Maniac (1980)

Death Screams (AKA House of Death) (1982)

Directed by David Nelson.  Written by Paul C. Elliott.  Starring Susan Kiger, Larry Sprinkle, Jennifer Chase, Andria Savio, David Lenthall and Mike Brown. Plot: young people are stalked and murdered by a maniac at a town fair. When a group of young people convene at the town fair, shit goes down.  And that's about all … Continue reading Death Screams (AKA House of Death) (1982)

Graduation Day (1981)

Directed by Herb Freed.  Written by Freed and Anne Marisse.  Starring Christopher George, Patch Mackenzie, E. Danny Murphy, Michael Pataki, E.J. Peaker, Richard Balin, Virgil Frye, Linnea Quigley and Vanna White. Plot: Laura Ramstead dies tragically after a track meet, then, later on, the rest of the track team are stalked and killed. The premise … Continue reading Graduation Day (1981)

The Horror Show (1989)

Directed by James Isaac.  Written by Allyn Warner and Leslie Bohem.  Starring Lance Henriksen, Brion James, Rita Taggart, Aron Eisenberg, Dedee Pfeiffer, Thom Bray and Matt Clark. Plot: after a serial killer is executed he starts to haunt the man responsible for his capture. Lucas (Henriksen) catches "Meat Cleaver Max" (James) and watches as he's … Continue reading The Horror Show (1989)

The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)

Directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon.  Written by Roberto Aquirre-Sacasa.  Starring Addison Timlin, Spencer Treat Clark, Anthony Anderson, Joshua Leonard, Veronica Cartwright, Gary Cole and Edward Herrmann. Plot: decades after the Phantom murders in Texarkana, someone starts killing again with the same M.O. paying particularly stalky attention to one teenage girl. In 2013, on Halloween, a masked … Continue reading The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)

The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)

Directed by Charles S. Pierce.  Written by Earl E. Smith.  Starring Ben Johnson, Andrew Prine, Dawn Wells, Jimmy Clem, Jim Citty, Robert Aquino, Charles S. Pierce and Earl E. Smith. Plot: loosely based on the Texarkana Moonlight Murders of 1946. People begin being attacked by a hooded man.  The police tell people to stay in … Continue reading The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)

Cult of Chucky (2017)

Written and directed by Don Mancini.  Starring Fiona Dourif, Michael Terriault, Adam Hurtig, Alex Vincent, Elisabeth Rosen, Grace Lynn Kung, Zak Santiago, Jennifer Tilly and Brad Dourif. Plot: Chucy (Brad Dourif) returns to terrorize Nica (Fiona Dourif) So, Andy (Vincent) is now keeping Chucky's head alive in a safe and torturing him.  And Nica has … Continue reading Cult of Chucky (2017)