This is part of the Horrorathon for the Little Village Environmental Justice Organization (LVEJO). The Children of the Corn franchise rested for eight years between the seventh entry (Children of the Corn: Revelation) and this eighth entry. My understanding of why there are so many mediocre straight to video entries in this middling franchise is because … Continue reading Vietnam, Giant Hats, and Teen Moms: Is Children of the Corn (2009) Worth It?
This is part of the Horrorathon for the Little Village Environmental Justice Organization (LVEJO). I guess they are just going with "newest" and "terror-filled" this time. One of these was definitely true when this was released! After an abysmal sixth film to cap off the 90s, we get the first Children of the Corn film of … Continue reading Murderous CGI Corn, Hopscotch Girl, and Exploding Ghosts: Is Children of the Corn: Revelation (2001) Worth It?
This is part of my Horrorathon for Mothers/Men Against Senseless Killings (aka MASK). Revisiting is a series where I revisit a horror film I’ve already seen a long time ago to see if I feel the same way about it. I remember enjoying The Amityville Horror – will this revisit change my mind? Let’s find out. Also a word of … Continue reading Shirtless Ryan Reynolds, Evil Pokemon Go, and Ghost Pranks: Revisiting The Amityville Horror (2005)
From IMDb: A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity. Martyrs is the type of movie that lives in infamy. The DVD I … Continue reading Why You Should (MAYBE) Watch: Martyrs (2008)
From IMDb: A young couple staying in an isolated vacation home are terrorized by three unknown assailants. No horror movie I have seen as an adult has scared me as much as The Strangers. I took a look at the trailer, and I think it actually does the film some justice if you want an … Continue reading Why You Should Watch: The Strangers
From IMDb: Tom returns to his hometown on the tenth anniversary of the Valentine's night massacre that claimed the lives of 22 people. Instead of a homecoming, Tom finds himself suspected of committing the murders, and it seems like his old flame is the only one that believes he's innocent. My Bloody Valentine 3D does … Continue reading Why You Should Watch: My Bloody Valentine 3D
Horror films are often maligned by mass audiences so it's not really a surprise when a non-horror fan hates a horror movie. Given the variety of horror fans and horror films, it IS surprising to see horror films that even horror fans seem to universally think are bad. These are the horror films I enjoy … Continue reading My Favorite Horror Films Everyone Else Hates
As you can probably tell from the title (an actual quote from my wife during Resident Evil: Afterlife), I am not a fan of the Resident Evil movies. As a huge fan of the video game series, I left the theater after the first film trying to tell myself that I liked what I just … Continue reading “Was this written by a 13-year-old boy?” Ranking the Resident Evil Movies
An outsider is dumped into an insular and bizarre world and meets a number of the world's eccentric inhabitants. Among these inhabitants is an outcast who is unfairly maligned for associating with the wrong person. All of them dream of escaping their conditions, but only one is willing to do what it takes to break … Continue reading Why You Should Watch: Silent Hill
From IMDb: A young woman travels to Texas to collect an inheritance; little does she know that an encounter with a chainsaw-wielding killer is part of the reward. With fourwriters how could they go wrong?! In Revisiting, I rewatch a film I haven't seen in years to see what I think of it now. These … Continue reading Revisiting: Texas Chainsaw 3D