Archive for 2008

Movie Review: The Swarm (1978)

October 14 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews 2 Commented
Movie Review: The Swarm (1978)

Irwin Allen, the guy who brought you 70s disaster films The Towering Inferno and The Poseidon Adventure, returns with the killer bee movie The Swarm, starring Michael Caine and a whole bunch of other A-list actors who would love to forget this flick, we’re sure. Put on your bee suits and read on…

Movie Review: Dead of Night (1974)

September 19 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews No Commented
Movie Review: Dead of Night (1974)

Bob Clark’s Dead of Night (reissued under the title Deathdream) is his second horror feature and it’s a creepy, melancholy, low-key thriller that speaks volumes about the Vietnam conflict without referring to it once by name.

Movie Review: Xtro (1983)

September 2 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews No Commented
Movie Review: Xtro (1983)

In 1983 New Line Cinema helped release this cult British “Video Nasty” about a dad who is abducted and returns as a rather repulsive alien thing.
A very odd little film featuring clowns, toys coming to life, a woman giving birth to a full grown man, and a nude Maryam d’Abo.

Environmental Horror Movie Reviews: Prophecy (1979) and C.H.U.D. (1984)

August 17 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews 2 Commented
Environmental Horror Movie Reviews: Prophecy (1979) and C.H.U.D. (1984)

Prophecy (1979), the mutant-bear movie, and C.H.U.D. (1984), the mutant homeless movie, both feature monsters created by mankind’s negligence and greed run amok. Read on…

Movie Review: Into the Mirror (2003)

August 17 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews one Commented
Movie Review: Into the Mirror (2003)

“Geoul sokeuro”, A South Korean Horror Flick Recently Remade As “Mirrors”

The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies!!? (1964)

July 31 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews No Commented
The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies!!? (1964)

Ray Dennis Steckler’s Cult Flick With Evil Gypsy Fortune Tellers, Musican Numbers, And Long-Ass Titles

Paragon Video Trailers From 1982

July 27 2008 Categorized Under: Upcoming Horror Movies one Commented
Paragon Video Trailers From 1982

Based in Las Vegas, Nevada, the now-defunct Paragon Video Productions was in business from 1981 to 1985. They released many genre movies in the VHS video rental market, along with other distributors like Continental Video, Camp Video, Media Home Entertainment, etc. Their movies usually had a string of trailers in front of them. Here are a few!

Lost Boys Sequel Coming To DVD

July 22 2008 Categorized Under: Horror News No Commented
Lost Boys Sequel Coming To DVD

Over Twenty Years Later – The Coreys Are Back In A Sequel To The Vampire Hit

Movie Review: The Bad Seed (1956)

July 2 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews No Commented
Movie Review: The Bad Seed (1956)

The nature versus nurture debate takes center stage in director Mervyn LeRoy’s The Bad Seed, which came out in 1956 and was based on the popular play of the same name (written by Maxwell Anderson), which was itself based on a novel by William March.

Movie Review: The Machine Girl (2008)

June 20 2008 Categorized Under: Movie Reviews 3 Commented
Movie Review: The Machine Girl (2008)

Bill G reviews the absolutely insane, balls-to-the-wall gory revenge flick starring a lot of hot Japanese girls.