Ghost Stories (2017)

Written and directed by Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman, based on their play of the same name.  Starring Nyman, Martin Freeman, Paul Whitehouse, Alex Lawther, Paul Warren and Nicholas Burns. Plot: three scary stories have a sinister connection to a Professor Goodman (Nyman), who has devoted his life to exposing phony supernatural happenings. Professor Goodman … Continue reading Ghost Stories (2017)

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The Witching (2016)

Directed by Corey Norman.  Written by Michelle Davidson, Jesse David Ing, Patrick Rea, Sean Lee and Calvin Weaver.  Starring Jessica Bedell, Ian Carlsen, Joanna Clarke, Jack Scanell, Jennifer Friend, Beth Somerville, Ellen Elizabeth White and Catherine Parker. Plot: on Halloween, members of a popular podcast go into the woods to tell scary stories The first … Continue reading The Witching (2016)

From A Whisper to A Scream (AKA The Offspring) (1987)

Directed by Jeff Burr.  Written by Burr, Darin Scott and C. Courtney Joyner.  Starring Vincent Price, Clu Gulager, Terry Kiser, Harry Caesar, Rosalind Cash, Cameron Mitchell, Susan Tyrell, Martine Boswick and Ron Brooks. Plot: in a small Tennessee town, a librarian relates four horror stories about the town to a reporter with a secret of … Continue reading From A Whisper to A Scream (AKA The Offspring) (1987)

From Beyond the Grave (1974)

Directed by Kevin Connor.  Written by Robin Clarke and Raymond Christodoulou.  Based on stories by R. Chetwynd Hayes.  Starring Peter Cushing, David Warner, Donald Pleasance, Angela Pleasance (his daughter), Ian Bannen, Diana Dors, Ian Carmichael, Ian Ogilvy, Lesley-Anne Down, Jack Watson and Rosalind Ayres. Plot: an anthology of 4 short stories revolving around a British … Continue reading From Beyond the Grave (1974)

Night Train to Terror (1985)

Directed by John Carr, Jay Schlossberg-Cohen, Phillip Marshak, Tom McGowan and Gregg C. Tallas.  Written by Philip Yordan. Plot: God and Satan are in a train car telling each other stories - it sounds like the beginning of a joke, but it's really just the beginning of this joke of a movie Apparently, God and … Continue reading Night Train to Terror (1985)

After Midnight (1989)

Written and directed by Jim and Ken Wheat.  Starring Marg Helgenberger.  Plot: A college professor discusses the psychology of fear with his students by telling them a few scary stories.First story:  The Old Dark House - A couple gets stranded on a dark road and a big surprise is coming to them.  DJ said that … Continue reading After Midnight (1989)