Detention (2011)

Directed by Joseph Kahn.  Written by Kahn and Mark Palermo.  Starring Josh Hutcherson, Shanley Caswell, Spencer Locke, A.D. Johnson, Walter Perez, Erica Shaffer and Dane Cook. Plot: a group of kids band together to survive a killer during detention. Clapton (Hutcherson) is failing his senior year of high school and hooking up with Ione (Locke), … Continue reading Detention (2011)

Blackout (2008)

Directed by Rigoberto Castaneda.  Written by Ed Dougherty.  Starring Amber Tamblyn, Armie Hammer and Aidan Gillen. Plot: three people get stuck in an elevator and then it's revealed that one of them is a whack job. The three people stuck in the elevator are Claudia (a student who lives with her grandmother), Karl (a doctor … Continue reading Blackout (2008)

Killer Workout (AKA Aerobi-cide) (1987)

Written and directed by David A. Prior. Starring Marcia Karr, David Campbell, Fritz Matthews, Teresa Vander Woude, Richard Bravo and Ted Prior. Plot: Rhonda runs a gym where suddenly people are getting murdered. You probably haven't heard of this movie before and that's a good thing.  It's not the greatest movie in the world. It's … Continue reading Killer Workout (AKA Aerobi-cide) (1987)

Mischief Night (2013)

Directed by Richard Schenkman.  Written by Schenkman, Jesse Baget and Eric D. Wilkinson.  Starring Noell Coet, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Ian Bamberg, Ally Walker, Charlie O'Connell and Richard Riehle. Plot: Emily suffers from psychosomatic blindness and when she's left alone on Mischief Night an intruder terrorizes her. In the very beginning, a couple in a big … Continue reading Mischief Night (2013)

Head Count (2018)

Directed by Elle Callahan.  Written by Callahan and Michael Nader.  Starring Isaac Jay, Ashleigh Morgan, Amaka Obiechie, Bevin Bru, Billy Meade, Cooper Rowe, Hunter Peterson, Michael Herman, Sam Marra and Tory Freeth. Plot: a group of young adults on a weekend trip accidentally summon something intent on killing them. This movie is quite moronic.  It's … Continue reading Head Count (2018)

Wolfen (1981)

Written by David Eyre, Michael Wadleigh and Whitley Strieber Directed by Michael Wadleigh Starring Gregory Hines, Albert Finney, Edward James Almos, Reginald VelJohnson and Tom Noonan Plot: Wolves are killing people in New York This is a movie with a message, and I personally really like the message, although it is a bit drawn out … Continue reading Wolfen (1981)

Luna (2019)

Written and Directed by Ross Williams Starring Zoe Williams, Harlen Cox, Twanissa Cox and Kirk Mckenzie Plot: A family in mourning is haunted by their own daughter. This is a short made by an independent film maker and some friends, we can't tell you a whole lot without giving some things away, but I'll do … Continue reading Luna (2019)

Session 9 (2001)

Directed by Brad Anderson.  Written by Anderson and Stephen Gevedon.  Starring David Caruso, Peter Mullan, Josh Lucas, Stephen Gevedon, Brendan Sexton III, Paul Guilfoyle and Larry Fessenden. Plot: an asbestos crew goes to work in an abandoned mental hospital and strange things begin happening. In this psychological thriller, a hospital built in 1871 is being … Continue reading Session 9 (2001)

Last Shift (2014)

Directed by Anthony DiBlasi.  Written by DiBlasi and Scott Poiley.  Starring Juliana Harkavy, Joshua Mikel, Hank Stone, Natalie Victoria and J. LaRose. Plot: a rookie cop's first shift alone turns into a nightmare. Jessica (Harkavy) gets the pleasure of working the last shift at a closing police station.  She's told it'll be a breeze, which … Continue reading Last Shift (2014)

The Descent (2005)

Written and Directed by Neil Marshall Starring Myanna Buring, Shauna Macdonald and Natalie Mendoza Plot: A group of women risk their lives once a year doing stupid extreme adventures, this year they're exploring a cave, but when they become trapped inside they realize they're not alone have become prey. This is why we don't go … Continue reading The Descent (2005)