Lovecraft Country 1×03: “Holy Ghost”

Leti’s fixing up a house she was able to buy, but the American Dream it is not.

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Nightflyers – Episode 3: “The Abyss Stares Back”

Captain Eris can only hide his secrets for so long

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ABSENTIA; Or, the Three Billy Ghosts Gruff

Flanagan’s 2011 indie ghost story is a modern Gothic, destined to be a classic of the genre in years to come.

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Channel Zero – No-End House, Episode 2: “Nice Neighborhood”

After believing they’ve left the No-End House, Margot & her friends realise they may never have left.

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Channel Zero – No-End House, Episode 1: “This Isn’t Real”

A young girl loses her father. Then, she discovers the No-End House, a place where your deepest fears lurk.

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THE LEGEND OF HELL HOUSE’s Metaphysical Horror Will Haunt You

THE LEGEND OF HELL HOUSE is a cross between existentialism, science, and religion, all mixed up in one of the eeriest haunted houses you’ll ever walk inside.

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BURNT OFFERINGS is Near the Apex of Haunted House Movies

What happens after Karen Black & Oliver Reed get stuck living in a haunted house?

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The House by the Cemetery: Victorian Era Scientific Basement Horrors

The House by the Cemetery. 1981. Directed by Lucio Fulci. Screenplay by Lucio Fulci/Giorgio Mariuzzo/Dardano Sacchetti, from a story by Elisa Livia Briganti. Starring Catriona MacColl, Paolo Malco, Anioa Pieroni, Giovannia Frezza, Silvia Collatina, Dagmar Lassander, Giovanni De Nava, Daniela Dora, Gianpaolo Saccarola and Carlo De Mejo. Fulvia Film. Rated R. 87 minutes. Horror ★★★1/2Continue reading “The House by the Cemetery: Victorian Era Scientific Basement Horrors”

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The Sentinel is a Ride into Haunted House Hell

The Sentinel. 1977. Directed & Written by Michael Winner; based on the novel by Jeffrey Konvitz. Starring Chris Sarandon, Cristina Raines, Martin Balsam, John Carradine, José Ferrer, Ava Gardner, Arthur Kennedy, Burgess Meredith, Sylvia Miles, Eli Wallach, Christopher Walken, Jerry Orbach, and Beverly D’Angelo. Universal Pictures/Jeffrey Konvitz Productions. Rated R. 92 minutes. Horror ★★★★★ When IContinue reading “The Sentinel is a Ride into Haunted House Hell”

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Psychological Trauma in The Haunting

The Haunting. 1963. Directed by Robert Wise. Screenplay by Nelson Gidding; based on the novel The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson. Starring Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, and Russ Tamblyn. Argyle Enterprises. Rated G. 112 minutes (Black & White). Horror ★★★★★ Whatever the equivalent of a Renaissance Man in film, it certainlyContinue reading “Psychological Trauma in The Haunting”

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The Inhabitants: Ghostly Apparitions on a Budget

The Inhabitants. 2015. Directed/Written by Michael & Shawn Rasmussen. Starring Elise Couture, Michael Reed, India Pearl, Vasilios Asimakos, Danny Bryck, Judith Chaffee, Erica Derrickson, Edmund Donovan, Victoria Nugent, and Rebecca Whitehurst. Lascaux Media/Sinister Siblings Films. Unrated. 90 minutes. Horror/Thriller ★★★ A few weeks back, one half of the filmmaker duo the Rasmussen Brothers (writers ofContinue reading “The Inhabitants: Ghostly Apparitions on a Budget”

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Scream Queens – Season 1, Episode 4: “Haunted House”

FOX’s Scream Queens Season 1, Episode 4: “Haunted House” Directed by Bradley Buecker Written by Brad Falchuk * For a review of the previous episode, “Chainsaw” – click here * For a review of the next episode, “Pumpkin Patch” – click here Chanel Oberlin: “I own Halloween. It’s my jam.” The opening scene is excruciatingly funnyContinue reading “Scream Queens – Season 1, Episode 4: “Haunted House””

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