Horror Thursday

by / on September 24, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: BLOOD FEAST

Blood Feast is a horror film about Ancient Egypt that doesn’t center on mummies. There aren’t many of those at all. No, theĀ focus here is goddess worship and gore. A strange little man named Fuad Ramses promises a grand Egyptian […]

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by / on September 17, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: DONKEY PUNCH

For a horror film named after a sex act, Donkey Punch is a surprisingly sharp crime horror. Basically, a group of seven Brits on vacation take a fancy boat into international waters for some sex and drugs. They all get […]

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by / on September 10, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: TWO EVIL EYES

Horror giants George Romero and Dario Argento collaborated on a modern day adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe’s stories. Romero totally reset his take on “The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar” in the present, while Argento’s “The Black Cat” […]

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

HORROR THURSDAY: PULSE

Pulse is one of the better known J-Horror films from the late 90s/early 00’s. It is a technology/chain letter hybrid horror occupying an odd space between The Ring and Suicide Club. Essentially a metaphor for the increasing distance between people […]

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by / on August 27, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: UNFRIENDED

You never know what you’re going to get when a horror film is built around a technology gimmick. This could be a plot device like The Ring making you fear video rental stores or Blair Witch 2: Book of Shadows […]

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by / on August 6, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: INNER DEMONS

Inner Demons is a possession/exorcism film and a satire of docudrama reality series. Carson Morris is a teenager addicted to any injectable drug she can find. It is revealed that Carson was a perfect little Christian, even a national champion […]

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

HORROR THURSDAY: KAKURENBO (HIDE & SEEK)

“Kakurenbo (Hide & Seek)” is an animated short horror film from Japan. It is 30 minutes of a game of hide and seek with deadly consequences. Once seven children follow the clues in old street signs (O-to-ko-yo), they wind up […]

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by / on June 18, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: FEAR(S) OF THE DARK

Fear(s) of the DarkĀ is a French animated anthology horror film from 2007. Six graphic designers/illustrators were invited to participate. The challenge was to represent their fears in short horror films. They more than delivered. The six artists are Blutch, Charles […]

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by / on June 11, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: THE INVISIBLE AGENT

You know that amazing storyline in Inglourious Basterds where Diane Kruger plays a German film star secretly spying for the British troops? All the twists and turns as she comes up with whatever lies to save her life after Plan […]

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by / on June 4, 2015 at 3:00 pm / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: THE HUMAN RACE

80 strangers from all walks of life see a flashing white light before they emerge in a strange course. They are, telepathically, given a set of instructions in their own voice. They have been entered in a deadly race where […]

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