Horror Thursday

by / on April 10, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: DIE

Sorry about the skipped week. Things got a little too hectic with a show I was working on and I just ran out of time. Six strangers wake up in connected cells in a mysterious location. A man in a […]

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by / on March 27, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: GOKE, BODY SNATCHER FROM HELL

Goke, Body Snatcher from Hell is the story of a Japanese airplane crashing under mysterious circumstances. The pilots and flight attendant’s attempt to stop a hijacking puts them in the direct path of a UFO. The hijacker recovers after the […]

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by / on March 20, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: DUMPLINGS

Dumplings is an anomaly in the horror genre. Originally created as part of the incredible horror anthology Three…Extremes, Dumplings got a second life as a stand alone feature from director Fruit Chan. He shot two versions of the ending and […]

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by / on March 13, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: SCREAMTIME

Screamtime is a horror anthology connecting three British slasher shorts into one feature film. The heinous framing device is the story of two tough guys in NYC robbing a VHS store and forcing an ex-girlfriend to let them watch the […]

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by / on March 6, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: FRANKENHOOKER

Frankenhooker is basically what you would imagine from the title. It is a trashy horror/comedy inspired by the story of Frankenstein, only with prostitutes instead of dead bodies. When failed medical student Jeffrey accidentally causes his fiancée Elizabeth to be […]

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by / on February 27, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: HIGH LANE

High Lane is a French horror film clearly made by someone who studied The Descent very closely. As opposed to a small group of friends spelunking in a cave no one is supposed to enter, five friends commit to a […]

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by / on February 20, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: STATE OF EMERGENCY

In State of Emergency, an explosion at a chemical plant causes the zombie apocalypse. One county is quarantined by the military, leaving the survivors to fend off the zombies themselves. Jim joins up with three other survivors in a large […]

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by / on February 13, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: THE HAUNTED STRANGLER

In 1860, a man was hanged in the town square for a series of grisly murders. Now, in 1880, a historian researching the infamous Haymarket Strangler believes the wrong man was punished for the crimes. Everything he comes across points […]

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by / on February 6, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: DREAM HOME

Dream Home is a Hong Kong horror film about the real estate market. It follows the trajectory of Hong Kong waterfront properties, from government-run housing in the early 1990s to private multimillion dollar flats to the global impact of the […]

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by / on January 30, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN

Director James Whale is responsible for some of the greatest horror films to come out of Universal Studios. Each one takes on a radically different tone. From the slapstick antics of The Invisible Man to the quiet build of suspense […]

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