Freaks (1932)

Directed by Tod Browning.  Written by Willis Goldbeck, Leon Gordon, Al Boasberg, Edgar Allan Woolf, Charles MacCarthur based on Clarence Aaron "Tod" Robins's story "Spurs".  Starring Olga Baclanova, Henry Victor, Harry Earles and Daisy Earles. Plot: a beautiful trapeze artist agrees to marry the leader of a group of side show performers, but she's really … Continue reading Freaks (1932)

American Werewolf in London (1981)

Written and directed by John Landis.  Starring David Naughton, Griffin Dunne, Jenny Agutter and Frank Oz. Plot: 2 Americans in London are attacked by a werewolf and one becomes a wolf himself Here's an example of how different DJ and I can be.  He does not recommend this movie, I would own it. So, 2 … Continue reading American Werewolf in London (1981)

Death On Demand (2008)

Directed by Adam Matalon.  Written by Matalon, Kevin Burke and Brian O'Hara.  Starring Anne McDaniels, Krista Grotte, Jerry Broome and Elisabeth Jamison. Plot: 6 people compete in a web broadcast contest (while in a haunted house, of course) and someone starts killing them This is a small, little movie filled with giant inconsistencies.  It kept … Continue reading Death On Demand (2008)

Aftershock (2012)

Directed by Nicolas Lopez.  Written by Lopez, Eli Roth and Guillermo Amoedo.  Starring Eli Roth and a whole bunch of other people that I'm not sure why they said yes. Plot: after partying in Chile, a group of traveler's night gets really, really bad after an earthquake hits Okay, this might be long, but stay … Continue reading Aftershock (2012)

The Task (2011)

Directed by Alex Orwell.  Written by Kenny Yakkel.  Starring Texas Battle, Alexandra Staden, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Marc Pickering and Victor McGuire. Plot: a group of reality show contestants must survive the night in a haunted jail I was pleasantly delighted with this movie.  Within twenty minutes we had humor, whole characters, a clown, rules and an … Continue reading The Task (2011)

Stung (2015)

Directed by Benni Diaz.  Written by Adam Aresty.  Starring Benni Diaz, Matt O'Leary, Jessica Cook, Clifton Collins Jr. and Lance Henriksen. Plot: killer wasps turn a fancy garden party goers into upper class prey First thing I should say is that this movie is nasty as hell.  Do not eat while watching.  Second thing is … Continue reading Stung (2015)

Land of the Dead (2005)

Written and directed by George A. Romero.  Starring Simon Baker, Asia Argento, John Leguizamo, Dennis Hopper, Robert Joy and Eugene Clark. Plot: the dead are really beginning to learn now and that's not good for anyone, but especially not Dennis Hopper and his rich bitch tower city In this dead movie, Dennis Hopper and the … Continue reading Land of the Dead (2005)

Day of the Dead (1985)

Written and directed by George A. Romero.  Starring Joseph Pilato, Greg Nicotero, Lori Cardille, and Sherman Howard. Plot: a small group of military officers and scientists live and work underground in a world full of zombies This is another great chapter in the "dead" series. We are introduced to the first "intelligent" zombie in the … Continue reading Day of the Dead (1985)

Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Directed by George A. Romero.  Written by Romero and John Russo.  Starring Duane Jones, Judith O'Dea, Karl Hardman, Marilyn Eastman and Kyra Schon. Plot: a group of people board themselves up inside a farmhouse when they "zombie" apocalypse breaks out In 1968, a legend was born and the zombie as we know him today came … Continue reading Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Body Bags (1993)

Directed by John Carpenter and Tobe Hooper.  Written by Billy Brown and Dan Angel.  Starring John Carpenter, David Naughton, Debbie Harry, Mark Hamill, Robert Carradine, Sam Raimi, Sheena Easton, Stacy Keach, Tobe Hooper, Tom Arnold, Wes Craven and Twiggy. Plot: a coroner tells us 3 unrelated stories of horror involving his recent cadavers Gas Station … Continue reading Body Bags (1993)