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)

Episode 50 (2011)

Directed by Joe and Tess Smalley.  Written by the Smalleys and Ian Holt.  Starring Josh Folan, Chris Perry, Natalie Wetta and Kieron Elliott. Plot: 2 TV crews team up for a special episode of a paranormal TV show Me and DJ generally love the "inspecting haunted asylum" movies.  Not sure why, but we do.  We … Continue reading Episode 50 (2011)

47 Meters Down (2016)

Directed by Johannes Roberts.  Written by Roberts and Ernest Riera.  Starring Mandy Moore, Claire Holt and Matthew Modine. Plot: 2 sisters vacationing in Mexico become trapped in a shark cage at the bottom of the ocean It's a shark movie.  If you want a big explanation you should look elsewhere.  Because it's a shark movie.  It's … Continue reading 47 Meters Down (2016)

Absentia (2011)

Written and directed by Mike Flanagan.  Starring Catherine Parker, Courtney Bell, Doug Jones, Dave Levine and Justin Gordon. Plot: 2 sisters discover that a tunnel is the link to several disappearances This movie is very hard to describe.  It's sort of part crime drama, part horror film which is why DJ didn't really like it.  … Continue reading Absentia (2011)

Bait (2012)

Directed by Kimble Rendall.  Written by John Kim and Russell Mulcahy.  Starring Xavier Samuel, Julian McMahon, Sharni Vinson, Dan Wyllie, Phoebe Tonkin and Lincoln Lewis. Plot: a freak tsunami strands shoppers in an Australian supermarket with a hungry Great White shark In a supermarket, clerks, shoppers, thieves, cops and a couple who just wants to … Continue reading Bait (2012)

Village of the Damned (1995)

Directed by John Carpenter.  Written by David Himmelstein, based on the book by John Wyndham.  Starring Christopher Reeve, Kirstie Alley, Mark Hamill, Michael Pare, Linda Kozlowski, Meredith Salenger and a very little Thomas Dekker as one of the evil kids. Plot: 2 doctors battle children who exert deadly mind control over adults While this movie … Continue reading Village of the Damned (1995)

Blood Beach (1981)

Directed by Jeffrey Bloom.  Written by Jeffrey and Steven Nalevansky.  Starring John Saxon, Burt Young, David Huffman, Marianna Hill and Otis Young. Plot: people are baffled when victims are sucked into the sand by some creature living underneath So this is a very unintentionally funny movie about a sand monster that sucks people down and … Continue reading Blood Beach (1981)

Blood Rage (1987)

Directed by John Grissmer.  Written by Bruce Rubin.  Starring Mark Soper, Louise Lasser and Marianna Kanter. Plot: 10 years after a murder, an institutionalized twin comes home and more murders begin Todd and Terry are twins.  Terry is a psychopath who kills someone at a very young age and then framed Todd for it.  So, … Continue reading Blood Rage (1987)

Don’t Breathe (2016)

Directed by Fede Alvarez.  Written by Alvarez and Rodo Sayagues.  Starring Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette, Daniel Zovatto and Stephen Lang. Plot: 3 young thieves break into a blind vet's home hoping to walk away with a fortune, but the man isn't as helpless as he seems This movie was quite original.  It had a good … Continue reading Don’t Breathe (2016)

Friend Request (2016)

Directed by Simon Verhoeven.  Written by Verhoeven, Matthew Ballen and Philip Koch.  Starring Alycia Debnam-Carey, William Moseley, Connor Paolo, Brit Morgan, Brooke Markham, Sean Marquette, Liesl Ahlers and Shashawnee Hall. Plot: a popular college student accepts a strange girl's friend request, leading to a lot of grisly deaths As seen above, the movie is freaking … Continue reading Friend Request (2016)