The Stand (1994)

Directed by Mick Garris.  Written by Stephen King.  Starring Ruby Dee, Gary Sinise, Molly Ringwald, Corin Nemec, Rob Lowe, Adam Storke, Miguel Ferrar, Jamey Sheridan, Ray Walston, Laura San Giacomo, Matt Frewer, Bill Fagerbakke, Ossie Davis, Shawnee Smith, Ed Harris, Cynthia Garris, John Landis, Karem Abdul-Jabar and Stephen King himself. Plot: a plague breaks out … Continue reading The Stand (1994)

Saw III (2006)

Directed by Darren Lynn Bousman.  Written by Leigh Whannell and James Wan.  Starring Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith, Angus Macfadyen, Bahar Soomekh, Dina Meyer, Leigh Whannell, J. Larose and Donnie Wahlberg. Plot: Jigsaw and his new psycho bitch sidekick kidnap some peeps...again. Ugh.  Can I just start with ugh.  Jigsaw (Bell) is back up to some … Continue reading Saw III (2006)

Saw II (2005)

Directed by Darren Lynn Bousman.  Written by Bousman and Leigh Whannell.  Starring Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith, Donnie Wahlberg, Dina Meyer, Emmanuelle Vaugier, Glenn Plummer, Beverley Mitchell, Franky G, Tony Nappo, Tim Burd and Erik Knudsen. Plot: Detective Matthews (Wahlberg) hunts Jigsaw (Bell) while also trying to find eight people that Jigsaw has trapped in a … Continue reading Saw II (2005)

Saw (2004)

Directed by James Wan.  Written by Wan and Leigh Whannell.  Starring Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith, Danny Glover and Monica Potter. Plot: a man kidnaps people and puts them through "tests" for survival. With the Saw re-imaginings coming soon, we figured we'd put up the first three movies.  In the first movie, … Continue reading Saw (2004)

The Grudge 3 (2009)

Directed by Toby Wilkins.  Written by Brad Keene.  Starring  Johanna Braddy, Gil McKinney, Jodie Hobson, Emi Ikehata, Shawnee Smith, Beau Mirchoff, Matthew Knight and Marina Sirtis. Plot: a Japanese woman comes to Chicago to help a small family stop a new curse. So, apparently Jake (Knight) didn't die at the end of the last movie.  … Continue reading The Grudge 3 (2009)

The Blob (1958)

Directed by Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr.  Written by Irvine Millgate, Theodore Simonson, and Kay Linaker.  Starring the charming and beautiful Steve McQueen. Plot: a small alien blob comes to Earth, starts eating people and grows and grows out of control You see that huge glob of strawberry jelly up there - who wouldn't want to … Continue reading The Blob (1958)