Seven in Heaven (2018)

Written and directed by Chris Eigeman.  Starring Travis Tope, Haley Ramm, Gary Cole, Dylan Everett, Jake Manley, Vinson Tran, Clark Backo and Jacinda Barrett. Plot: Jude (Tope) and June (Ramm) emerge into a dangerous alternate reality after playing Seven in Heaven. Jude is dating Nell (Backo), but Derek (Manley), his bully, still "forces" him to … Continue reading Seven in Heaven (2018)

Spectral (2016)

Directed by Nic Mathieu.  Written by Mathieu, Ian Fried and George Nolfi.  Starring James Badge Dale, Emily Mortimer, Bruce Greenwood, Cory Hardrict, Clayne Crawford, Max Martini, Ryan Robbins, Ursula Parker, Gonzalo Menendez and Stephen Root. Plot: a special ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural beings. Right from the jump, I must say that if … Continue reading Spectral (2016)

The Pact 2 (2014)

Written and directed by Dallas Richard Hallam and Patrick Horvath.  Starring Camilla Luddington, Caity Lotz, Scott Michael Foster, Amy Pietz and Patrick Fischler. Plot: a woman is having nightmares about a serial killer that has an actual connection to her real world. Oh god.  Just when we thought it couldn't get worse than the first … Continue reading The Pact 2 (2014)

The Pact (2012)

Written and directed by Nicholas McCarthy.  Starring Caity Lotz, Agnes Bruckner, Casper Van Dien, Haley Hudson and Mark Steger. Plot: a recovering addict returns home after her mother's death and finds an unsettling presence there. Annie (Lotz), comes home reluctantly after her mother dies.  There's some bad blood there.  She finds that her sister, Nicole … Continue reading The Pact (2012)

Jacob’s Ladder (2019)

Directed by David M. Rosenthal.  Written by Jeff Buhler, Sarah Thorpe and Jake Wade Wall.  Starring Michael Ealy, Jesse Williams, Nicole Beharie, Guy Barnet, Joseph Sikora and Karla Souza. Plot: after the brother he thought was dead returns home from war, a doctor struggles to maintain his sanity. When the lead writer has done The … Continue reading Jacob’s Ladder (2019)

Wounds (2019)

Written and directed by Babak Anvari, based on the novella "The Visible Fifth" by Nathan Ballingrud.  Starring Armie Hammer, Dakota Johnson, Zazie Beetz, Karl Glusman and Brad William Henke. Plot: disturbing things begin to happen to a bartender after he takes home the wrong phone. Will (Hammer) works at a dingy bar that's more bugs … Continue reading Wounds (2019)

+1 (2013)

Directed by Dennis Iliadis.  Written by Iliadis and Bill Gullo.  Starring Rhys Wakefield, Logan Miller, Ashley Hinshaw, Natalie Hall, Colleen Dengel and Suzanne Dengel. Plot: friends at a college party find everything chaotic when duplicates of themselves begin to appear. Now, I'm a little sick today, so this is gonna be short and sweet.  This … Continue reading +1 (2013)

Christmas Presence (2018)

Directed by James Edward Cook.  Written by Cook and Karen Taylor.  Starring Charlotte Atkinson, Elsie Bennett, Lorna Brown, Mark Chatterton, Orla Cottingham, William Holstead and Danny Webb. Plot: a diverse group of friends gather for the holidays in a remote lodge, but their fun soon turns into a deadly nightmare. In the UK, six friends … Continue reading Christmas Presence (2018)

The Perfect Host (2010)

Directed by Nick Tomnay.  Written by Tomnay and Krishna Jones.  Starring David Hyde Pierce, Clayne Crawford, Megahn Perry and Nathaniel Parker. Plot: a criminal cons his way into the wrong man's house. John (Crawford) is a on the run.  Trying to find a place to hide, he cons his way into Warwick's (Pierce) home.  And … Continue reading The Perfect Host (2010)

Killer Workout (AKA Aerobi-cide) (1987)

Written and directed by David A. Prior. Starring Marcia Karr, David Campbell, Fritz Matthews, Teresa Vander Woude, Richard Bravo and Ted Prior. Plot: Rhonda runs a gym where suddenly people are getting murdered. You probably haven't heard of this movie before and that's a good thing.  It's not the greatest movie in the world. It's … Continue reading Killer Workout (AKA Aerobi-cide) (1987)