Wicked Little Things (2006)

Directed by J. S. Cardone. Written by Boaz Davidson and Ben Nedivi. Starring Scout Taylor-Compton, Chloe Grace Moretz, Lori Heuring, Ben Cross and Geoffrey Lewis. Plot: undead children come back to seek revenge. In 1913, a mine collapses with a bunch of children inside. All of them die. 90 some odd years later, a woman … Continue reading Wicked Little Things (2006)

Paranormal Island (2014)

Written and directed by Marty Murray. Starring Lance Henriksen, Briana Evigan, Randy Wayne, Ben Elliott and Eddie J. Fernandez Jr. Plot: some college kids working as bartenders in the middle of a lake find themselves stranded and then haunted. A long, long time ago the owner of the bar killed himself after losing the island … Continue reading Paranormal Island (2014)

Paranormal Incident (2011)

Directed by Michael Bolton. Written by Bolton and Chris W. Freeman. Starring Oliver Rayon, Brett Edwards and Derrick Scott. Plot: six college students enter an abandoned insane asylum to prove the paranormal exists. So, there is nothing good about this movie other than the ability to make one laugh a little bit. Everything else is … Continue reading Paranormal Incident (2011)

The Awakening (2011)

Directed by Nick Murphy. Written by Murphy and Stephen Volk. Starring Rebecca Hall, Dominic West, Isaac Hempstead-Wright and Imelda Staunton. Plot: a debunker of ghosts goes to a boarding school to prove that it isn't haunted. In this pretentious and convoluted movie, a debunker of hauntings goes to a boarding school in 1921 to explore … Continue reading The Awakening (2011)

Satan’s Slaves (2017)

Written and directed by Joko Anwar. Starring Tara Basro, Bront Palarae, Ayu Laksmi, Endy Arfian, Nasar Anuz and Muhammad Adhiyat. Plot: four children are haunted by the death of their mother, who died of a debilitating disease. Also known as Pengabdi Setan, this Indonesian horror movie is about a once famous singer who dies, leaving … Continue reading Satan’s Slaves (2017)

Pulse (2006)

Directed by Jim Sonzero.  Written by Wes Craven and Ray Wright.  Starring Kristen Bell, Ian Somerhalder, Samm Levine, Christina Milian, Jonathan Tucker, Rick Gonzalez, Ron Rifkin, Octavia Spencer and Brad Dourif. Plot: a rash of suicides is linked to the internet. Josh (Tucker) is attacked by a ghost like presence and begins to withdraw from … Continue reading Pulse (2006)

Pulse (2001)

Written and directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa.  Starring Kumiko Aso, Haruhiko Katu, Koyuki and Kurume Arisaka. Plot: ghosts invade the world of the living through the internet. Taguchi has been missing for several days, so his co-worker, Michi (Aso) goes to see him.  He's been working on this computer disk and seems disturbed when she visits.  … Continue reading Pulse (2001)

Crimson Peak (2015)

Directed by Guillermo del Toro.  Written by del Torro and Matthew Robbins.  Starring Mia Wasikowska, Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain, Charlie Hunnam, Jim Beaver, Burn Gorman, Doug Jones and Javier Botet. Plot: Edith (Wasikowska) marries Thomas (Hiddleston) and is swept away to his mysterious house filled with secrets. Edith sees ghosts.  Ever since she's a kid, … Continue reading Crimson Peak (2015)

Terrified (AKA Aterrados) (2017)

Written and directed by Demian Rugna.  Starring Maximiliano Ghione, Norberto Gonzalo, Elvira Onetto, George Lewis and Juliea Vallina. Plot: paranormal researchers investigate strange events in a Buenos Aires neighborhood. If you're looking for a movie that lives up to the hype, look no further than Terrified.  First, there's Clara who believes she is hearing voices … Continue reading Terrified (AKA Aterrados) (2017)

Anguish (2015)

Written and directed by Sonny Mallhi.  Starring Ryan Simpkins, Annika Marks and Karina Logue. Plot: Tess, a fragile teen, is haunted by a girl who died tragically. Well, we didn't like it.  Tess (Simpkins) lives alone with her mother Jessica (Marks) and is already a bit unstable.  Then, she starts being "haunted/possessed" by a girl … Continue reading Anguish (2015)