Horror Thursday

by / on May 21, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: BERBERIAN SOUND STUDIO

A quiet Englishman flies to Italy to run all the sound editing and mixing on a gory historical horror film. We watch him do everything from tweaks on ADR sessions with voice over actors to live Foley with a whole […]

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by / on May 14, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: DOOMSDAY BOOK

See, this is how the world will end. A military scientist will forget to take out the kitchen trash, leading to a bovine-driven zombie apocalypse. Or maybe robots will be able to gain sentience while working for Buddhist temples and […]

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by / on May 7, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: THE CLUB

A group of high school seniors and a guidance counselor are frozen out of time during the prom. The clock strikes midnight and the party disappears around them. All that’s left is the inescapable building, visions of unimaginable horror, and […]

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by / on April 30, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: THE GREENSKEEPER

An aspiring screenwriter works as a greenskeeper at his step-father’s country club. He has horrible visions of vicious murders happening at the club. Then the murders start. The Greenskeeper is a very by-the-numbers slasher film without a lot of new […]

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by / on April 9, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: THE ABCS OF DEATH 2

26 directors from around the world were challenged to make short horror films inspired by the alphabet. The connecting factor is death. Someone must die in each short. Other than that, the directors have free reign to do whatever they […]

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by / on April 2, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: SUSPENDED ANIMATION

An animation director goes out for an ice fishing trip with his friends. His snowmobile flips against a tree and he winds up in the isolated house of the Boulette Sisters. It’s two Annie Wilkes for the price of one […]

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by / on March 12, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: A SHORT VISION

The year is 1956. The memories of WWII still lingered as the Cold War ramped up. A quiet little town is undisturbed at night when a strange, silent, massive flying machine approaches with great speed. By the time the witnesses […]

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by / on March 5, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: A SHOGGOTH ON THE ROOF: THE INVESTIGATION

In the 1980s, the HP Lovecraft Historical Society received a mysterious handwritten libretto for a parody musical called A Shoggoth on the Roof. That would be a Lovecraftian spin on A Fiddler on the Roof if you didn’t catch it. […]

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by / on February 26, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: CONDEMNED TO LIVE

Condemned to Live is in many ways a typical film from the early days of Hollywood. The acting is quite exaggerated, still using that theatrical presence and projection to sell the scene to the back of the house. The sets […]

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by / on February 12, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: HORROR EXPRESS

Imagine if Agatha Christie wrote a horror mystery. What elements would appear in the story? If set on a train, surely there would be an international cast of unexpected traveling companions with various expertise on board. There’d be some kind […]

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