Review: Deep Blue Sea (1999)

Information: Runtime: 105 minutes Production: Village Roadshow Pictures Distribution: Warner Bros. Director: Renny Harlin Producer(s): Akiva Goldsman, Tony Ludwig, Alan Riche Writer(s): Duncan Kennedy, Donna Powers, Wayne Powers Stars: Thomas Jane, Saffron Burrows, Samuel L. Jackson, LL Cool J, Jacqueline McKenzie, Michael Rapaport, Stellen Skarsgård Synopsis: On an island research facility, Dr. Susan …

Review: Honeymoon (2014)

Warning:  massive Spoilers, because i can’t even with this movie (Also, it’s more of a rant than a review) Information: Runtime: 87 minutes Production: Fewlas Entertainment Distribution: Magnolia Pictures Director: Leigh Janiak Writers: Phil Graziadei, Leigh Janiak Stars: Rose Leslie, Harry Treadaway, Ben Huber Synopsis: Young newlyweds Paul and Bea travel to remote …

Review: The Ritual (2017)

WARNING: This post contains spoilers. If you’re browsing Netflix for a horror movie, The Ritual is definitely one worth checking out. Set in a foreboding, heavily wooded landscape of the Swedish mountains, this horror film reminds viewers that maybe, just maybe you should think twice about taking that shortcut – because you …

Review: Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)

Caution: There may be spoilers ahead Synopsis: In the year 2056 – the not so distant future – an epidemic of organ failures devastates the planet. Out of the tragedy, a savior emerges: GeneCo, a biotech company that offers organ transplants, for a price. Those who miss their payments are …

Movie Review: Death Note (2017)

Synopsis: “Light Turner, a bright student who stumbles across a mystical notebook that has the power to kill any person whose name he writes in it. Light decides to launch a secret crusade to rid the streets of criminals. Soon, the student-turned-vigilante finds himself pursued by a famous detective known …

Movie Review: It (2017)

This post contains minor spoilers amid comparisons between the book and film Synopsis: “New Line Cinema’s horror thriller “IT,” directed by Andy Muschietti (“Mama”), is based on the hugely popular Stephen King novel of the same name, which has been terrifying readers for decades. When children begin to disappear in …

Movie Review: Bloodsucker’s Handbook (2012)

Synopsis: “Set in 1966, Bloodsucker’s Handbook is the story of Father Noah Gregory, a young priest who is approached by federal marshals with an unusual request: help them deal with a vampire they have taken into custody. Drawn in by the vampire’s narrative, Noah’s own life begins to take strange …

Movie Review: Scream (1996)

Synopsis: “The sleepy little town of Woodsboro just woke up screaming. There’s a killer in their midst who’s seen a few too many scary movies. Suddenly nobody is safe, as the psychopath stalks victims, taunts them with trivia questions, then rips them to bloody shreds. It could be anybody…” (Source: …

Movie Review: The Eyes of My Mother (2016)

Synopsis: In their secluded farmhouse, a mother, formerly a surgeon in Portugal, teaches her daughter, Francisca, to understand anatomy and be unfazed by death. One afternoon, a mysterious visitor horrifyingly shatters the idyll of Francisca’s family life, deeply traumatizing the young girl, but also awakening some unique curiosities. Though she …

Movie Review: The Windmill (2016)

I spend a bit too much time on Facebook, of that there’s no doubt. As a result, I tend to pay attention to what movies my friends talk about. One such friend is horror author Edward Lorn, and one such movie that popped up in my feed because of  him is The …