Reviews

by / on October 21, 2014 at 8:13 pm / in Indie Spotlight, Reviews

INDIE SPOTLIGHT: NO LAND’S SONG

Documentaries can be many things…. they can be informative, inspirational, and moving; they can also be funny or sad or enraging. The good ones (and especially the great ones) are often all of the above and No Land’s Song, a […]

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by / on October 21, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vault Reviews

VAULT REVIEW: HELLRAISER

I had a difficult time figuring out what should be the next horror-ific film to watch for Halloween. Truth is, I’d lined up yet another horror comedy and after fifteen minutes of watching one of the stars continually look off-camera […]

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by / on October 17, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: ALL CHEERLEADERS DIE

The first week of this month was all about kids at music camp, the second french zombies, and today its’ all about the Ra-Ra-Sis-Boom-Bah! We’re over halfway to Halloween and the monster to fear most this week isn’t slashers or […]

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by / on October 17, 2014 at 10:37 am / in Reviews, Theatrical Reviews

NEW RELEASE REVIEW: FURY

“Ideals are peaceful, history is violent” – a line uttered by Brad Pitt’s “Wardaddy” somewhere in the middle third of writer-director David Ayer’s new WWII film Fury – both concisely sums up the movie’s theme, and is one of those […]

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by / on October 16, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE FLY

Really gory movies have never been my thing. So, needless to say, when David Cronenberg’s 1986 version of The Fly was released, I wasn’t exactly first in line to watch Jeff Goldblum vomit. Much more my style is the original […]

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by / on October 16, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: DETENTION

Detention is a slasher/teenage romantic comedy/horror parody wrapped in one. It is, at times, as confused as it sounds. It all starts off so well. There’s a high school where the height of cool is emulating the cliches of the […]

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by / on October 14, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vault Reviews

VAULT REVIEW: THE PRINCESS BRIDE

A little over a month ago, I had the pleasure of meeting Cary Elwes at Dragon Con in Atlanta. The meeting was one of my convention highlights. During our brief conversation, he asked if I would spread the word about […]

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by / on October 10, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: LA HORDE

With the new season of The Walking Dead starting this weekend, how could I not keep sifting through the internet stream until I uncovered a zombie film! In this zombie-crazed day and time, you’d most likely be labeled a pariah if you […]

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by / on October 9, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE HAUNTING

I never went to haunted houses when I was a kid. Having things jump out at me in the dark just wasn’t my thing. Each year in my hometown, the local Jaycees would set up a haunted house in the […]

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by / on October 7, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vault Reviews

VAULT REVIEW: NIGHT OF THE CREEPS

As you might have guessed, the vault has also been infected with this spooky little thing called Halloween. Shooing the rats and getting covered in sticky cobwebs, I dug deep to uncover whatever interesting tidbits of cinema might be lurking […]

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