Movie Reviews

Movie Review: Tragedy Girls (2017)

Tragedy Girls Director: Tyler MacIntyre Screenwriters: Tyler MacIntyre, Chris Lee Hill Released: October 20, 2017 Runtime: 1h 38m The Rundown: “A twist on the slasher genre, following two death-obsessed teenage girls who use their online show about real-life tragedies to send their small mid-western town into a frenzy and cement their legacy as modern horror…… Continue reading Movie Review: Tragedy Girls (2017)

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Movie Review: The Evil Within (2017)

The Evil Within Director: Andrew Getty Released: September 6, 2017 Rating: R Runtime: 1h 38m The Rundown: “The sadistic tale of a lonely, mentally handicapped boy who befriends his reflection in an antique mirror.  This demonic creature orders him to go on a murderous rampage to kill the people he loves most.” What a Wonderful…… Continue reading Movie Review: The Evil Within (2017)

Movie Reviews · Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: Manhunter (1986)

Manhunter Director: Michael Mann Screenwriter: Michael Mann Released: August 15, 1986 Rating: R Runtime: 2h 4m The Rundown: “FBI criminal profiler Will Graham (William L. Peterson) is called out of early retirement to assist on a serial murder case involving a killer known as the “Tooth Fairy” (Tom Noonan).  Graham enlists the help of imprisoned…… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Manhunter (1986)

Book Reviews

Book Review: Final Girls, by Riley Sager

Final Girls By: Riley Sager Published: July 11, 2017 by Dutton Length: 342 pages; paperback The Rundown: “Ten years ago, college student Quincy Carpenter went on vacation with five friends and came back alone, the only survivor of a horror movie-scale massacre.  In an instant, she became a member of a club no one wants…… Continue reading Book Review: Final Girls, by Riley Sager

Movie Reviews · Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: Urban Legend (1998)

Urban Legend Director: Jamie Blanks Released: September 25, 1998 Rating: R Runtime: 1h 40m The Rundown: “A university is beset by a rash of gruesome murders that resemble old urban legends.  When her friend Michelle (Natasha Gregson Wagner) is killed by someone hiding in her car, Natalie (Alicia Witt) begins to notice the pattern.  Her…… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Urban Legend (1998)

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Movie Review: The Neon Demon (2016)

The Neon Demon Director: Nicolas Winding Refn Released: June 24, 2016 Rating: R Runtime: 1h 58m The Rundown: “Jesse (Elle Fanning) moves to Los Angeles just after her 16th birthday to launch a career as a model.  The head of her agency tells the innocent teen that she has the qualities to become a top…… Continue reading Movie Review: The Neon Demon (2016)

Book Reviews

Book Review: Mister B. Gone, by Clive Barker

Mister B. Gone By: Clive Barker Published: October 30, 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers Length: 248 pages; paperback The Rundown: “You hold in your hands not a book at all, but a terrifying embodiment of purest evil.  Can you feel the electric tingle in your fingers as you are absorbed by the demon Jakobok’s tale of…… Continue reading Book Review: Mister B. Gone, by Clive Barker