Severance (2006)

Written by Christopher Smith and James Moran Directed by Christopher Smith Starring: Danny Dyer, Laura Harris, Tim McInnerny, Toby Stephens, Claudia Blakley, Andy Nyman and Babou Ceesay Plot: during a company team building retreat, a group of employees are hunted down by a killer. This movie has a really solid opening featuring a gutting and … Continue reading Severance (2006)

Death Do Us Part (2014)

Directed by Nicholas Humphries. Written by Julia Benson, Peter Benson and Ryan Copple. Starring Peter and Julia Benson, Kyle Cassie, Benjamin Ayres, Emilie Ullerup, Christine Chatelain, Dave Collette, Aaron Douglas and Viv Leacock. Plot: a Jack & Jill party takes a deadly turn when an unknown assailaint begins killing the guests. This Canadian entry into … Continue reading Death Do Us Part (2014)

Victor Crowley (2017)

Written and directed by Adam Green. Starring Parry Shen, Laura Ortiz, Dave Sheriden, Krystal Joy Brown, Brian Quinn, Tiffany Shepis, Felissa Rose and Kane Hodder. Plot: Victor Crowley (Hodder) is mistakenly resurrected and procedes killing again. In this sequel, some people believe that Andrew (Shen), a former survivor of Crowley's killing spree, is the actual … Continue reading Victor Crowley (2017)

Malevolence (2004)

Written and directed by Stevan Mena.  Starring Samantha Dark, Brandon Johnson, Heather Magee, Richard Glover and Courtney Bertolone. Plot: bank robbers take hostages to a farmhouse where it just so happens a serial killer resides. In 1989, 6-year-old Martin is abducted and made to watch as his abductor kills women.  10 years later, four people … Continue reading Malevolence (2004)

Stage Fright (2014)

Written and directed by Jerome Sable, with music and lyrics being done by Sable and Eli Batalion.  Starring Allie MacDonald, Meat Loaf, Douglas Smith, Brandon Uranowitz and Minnie Driver (for all of 10 minutes). Plot: a strange little theater camp is terrorized by a killer. In 2004, Kylie Swanson (Driver) was murdered backstage at the … Continue reading Stage Fright (2014)

Slaughter High (1986)

Written and directed by Mark Ezra, Peter Litten and George Dugdale.  Starring Caroline Munro, Gary Martin, Simon Scudamore, Billy Hartman and Michael Saffran. Plot: an April Fool's Day prank comes back to haunt alumni at a reunion. A high school prank on an unpopular kid leads to him being disfigured.  Years later, the same kids … Continue reading Slaughter High (1986)

Unfriended: Dark Web (2018)

Written and Directed by Stephen Susco Starring Colin Woodell, Rebecca Rittenhouse, Betty Gabriel, Andrew Lees, Connor Del Rio, Stephanie Nogueras and Savira Windyani Plot: A young man finds a laptop with access to the dark web and he is being watched by the laptops rightful owner who wants it back. The movie opens with Matias … Continue reading Unfriended: Dark Web (2018)

Maniac (1980)

Directed by William Lustig.  Written by Joe Spinell and C. A. Rosenberg.  Starring Spinell, Caroline Munro, Kelly Piper and Tom Savini (for a very brief time). Plot: a psychotic man kills young woman and takes their scalps as trophies. A man whose mother was an abusive prostitute murders women and then takes their scalps and … Continue reading Maniac (1980)

Death Screams (AKA House of Death) (1982)

Directed by David Nelson.  Written by Paul C. Elliott.  Starring Susan Kiger, Larry Sprinkle, Jennifer Chase, Andria Savio, David Lenthall and Mike Brown. Plot: young people are stalked and murdered by a maniac at a town fair. When a group of young people convene at the town fair, shit goes down.  And that's about all … Continue reading Death Screams (AKA House of Death) (1982)

The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)

Directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon.  Written by Roberto Aquirre-Sacasa.  Starring Addison Timlin, Spencer Treat Clark, Anthony Anderson, Joshua Leonard, Veronica Cartwright, Gary Cole and Edward Herrmann. Plot: decades after the Phantom murders in Texarkana, someone starts killing again with the same M.O. paying particularly stalky attention to one teenage girl. In 2013, on Halloween, a masked … Continue reading The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)