Film Review: By Night’s End (2020)

Starring: Michelle Rose, Kurt Yue and Michael Aaron Milligan Directed by: Walker Whited Synopsis: A struggling couple, haunted by past events and troubled by an uncertain future, become embroiled in a life or death search for a hidden fortune when several murderous lunatics break into their home in the middle of the night. Recent years … Continue reading Film Review: By Night’s End (2020)

Film Review: Ghost in the Graveyard (2019)

Starrring: Kelli Berglund, Jake Busey, Olivia Larsen, Royce Johnson and Nikki Blonsky Directed: by: Charlie Comparetto Synopsis: The demonic ghost of Martha wreaks havoc on the town of Mount Moriah, as she seeks to kill those who were present on the night of her childhood death several years before. With Ghost in the Graveyard, there's … Continue reading Film Review: Ghost in the Graveyard (2019)

Film Review: Death Proof (2007)

Starring: Kurt Russell, Zoë Bell, Rosario Dawson, Vanessa Ferlito, Sydney Poitier, Tracie Thoms, Rose McGowan and Mary Elizabeth Winstead Director: Quentin Tarantino Synopsis: Kurt Russell is Stuntman Mike, and he goes about killing young women using his "death proof" stunt car. Not officially considered one of the ten directorial films he's long talked about making, Death … Continue reading Film Review: Death Proof (2007)

Film Review: John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982)

Starring: Kurt Russell Director: John Carpenter Synopsis: A simple Antarctic expedition turns into a fight for survival when the taking in of an Alaskan Malamute ends up with the twelve teammates discovering something abnormally dangerous. Having never seen The Thing before, I went into watching it with high expectations courtesy of comments I'd heard about it, but … Continue reading Film Review: John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982)

Film Review: Friday the 13th (1980)

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Adrienne King, Harry Crosby III, Peter Brouwer, Mark Nelson, Jeannine Taylor, Laura Bartram, Betsy Palmer Director: Sean S. Cunningham Synopsis: A group of teens head off to Camp Crystal Lake on Friday June 13th, 1980 for some summer work and fun, but most of them won't be coming back home. If you're a … Continue reading Film Review: Friday the 13th (1980)

Film Review: The Exorcist (1973)

Starring: Ellen Burstyn, Jason Miller, Linda Blair, Max von Sydow Director: William Friedkin Synopsis: A young girl is possessed by Pazuzu and two priests are the only ones who can save her soul. I grew up hearing about how The Exorcist is the "scariest film of all time" and how when this film was released in … Continue reading Film Review: The Exorcist (1973)

Film Review: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

Starring: Heather Langenkamp, Robert Englund, John Saxon, Johnny Depp, Nick Corri, Amanda Wyss Director: Wes Craven Synopsis: A group of teens vaguely discuss the concept of nightmares, then one of them dies having one and the rest are hunted by the same deformed killer when they go to sleep. They say if you die in your dreams, … Continue reading Film Review: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

Film Review: The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Starring: Marilyn Burns, Paul A. Partain, Gunnar Hansen Director: Tobe Hooper Synopsis: After hearing reports of grave vandalism, Sally Hardesty, her disabled brother, Franklin and a group of friends travel to the site to make sure their grandfather's grave is intact. This journey across Texas results in them being picked off one by one by a … Continue reading Film Review: The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Film Review: John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

Starring: Donald Pleasance, Jamie Lee Curtis, Nancy Kyes, P.J. Soles, Nick Castle Director: John Carpenter Synopsis: Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night in 1963, Michael Myers escapes from his insane asylum and returns to his neighbourhood to kill again. From the moment we hear this film's famed music playing in the title sequence, … Continue reading Film Review: John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)

Film Review: The Shining (1980)

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers Director: Stanley Kubrick Synopsis: Jack Torrance and his family are set to look after at the Overlook Hotel in its closed period for five months, but there's more to this hotel that's going to make their stay a lot shorter than expected. For a film that is focused around … Continue reading Film Review: The Shining (1980)