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)

Warning Sign (1985)

Directed by Hal Barwood.  Written by Barwood and Matthew Robbins.  Starring Kathleen Quinlan, Sam Waterston, Jeffrey DeMunn, Yaphet Kotto, G.W. Bailey, Jerry Hardin, Rick Rossovich and Meshach Taylor. Plot:  research scientists are turned into homicidal maniacs when a secret germ-warfare experiment goes haywire. In a secret, medical laboratory, something gets broken and it starts making … Continue reading Warning Sign (1985)

Mimic (1997)

Directed by Guillermo del Toro.  Written by Guillermo and Matthew Robbins, based on a short story of the same name by Donald A. Wollheim.  Starring Mira Sorvino, Jeremy Northam, Josh Brolin, Norman Reedus, Charles S. Dutton and F. Murray Abraham. Plot: said simply, cockroaches begin to take over New York Said not-so-simply, the cockroaches in … Continue reading Mimic (1997)