The group take shelter in a high school, where they find more danger; zombies or otherwise.
The Craft. 1996. Directed by Andrew Fleming. Screenplay by Peter Filardi & Fleming. Starring Robin Tunney, Fairuza Balk, Neve Campbell, Rachel True, Skeet Ulrich, Christine Taylor, Breckin Meyer, Nathaniel Marston, Cliff De Young, Assumpta Serna, Helen Shaver, Jeanine Jackson, & Brenda Strong. Columbia Pictures Corporation. Rated R. 101 minutes. Drama/Fantasy/Horror ★★★★ The 1990s were anContinue reading “The Craft: Witch Growing Pains”
We Need to Talk About Kevin. 2011. Directed by Lynne Ramsay. Screenplay by Rory Stewart Kinnear & Lynne Ramsay; based on the novel of the same name by Lion Shriver. Starring Tilda Swinton, Ezra Miller, John C. Reilly, Jasper Newell, Ashley Gerasimovich, Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Alex Manette, James Chen and Lauren Fox. BBC Films/UK FilmContinue reading “We Need to Talk About Kevin: Examining the Myth of Motherhood”
Chronicle. 2012. Directed by Josh Trank. Screenplay by Max Landis. Starring Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell, Michael B. Jordan, Michael Kelly, Ashley Hinshaw, Bo Petersen, and Anna Wood. Twentieth Century Fox. Rated 14A. 84 minutes. Drama/Sci-Fi/Thriller ★★★★1/2 I’m always a defender of found footage. There are plenty of instances of bad found footage films, but whoContinue reading “Chronicle: Teenage Found Footage Superheroes”
The Gallows. 2015. Directed & Written by Travis Cluff/Chris Lofing. Starring Reese Mishler, Pfeifer Brown, Ryan Shoos, Cassidy Gifford, Travis Cluff, Price T. Morgan, Theo Burkhardt, David Herrera, Gannon Del Fierro, Mackie Burt, and Adrian Salas. Blumhouse Productions. Rated 14A. 81 minutes. Horror/Thriller ★★ Found footage is a sub-genre I do enjoy, honestly. That beingContinue reading “The Gallows: Wasted Opportunity & Wasted Youth”
Insidious: Chapter 3. 2014. Directed & Written by Leigh Whannell. Starring Lin Shaye, Stefanie Scott, Dermot Mulroney, Angus Sampson, Leigh Whannell, Tate Berney, Michael Reid MacKay, Steve Coulter, Hayley Kiyoko, Corbett Tuck, and Tom Fitzpatrick. Blumhouse Productions. Rated 14A. 97 minutes. Drama/Horror/Thriller ★★★1/2 I’m a fan of the two previous Insidious films. Reason being, I thinkContinue reading “Insidious: Chapter 3 is a Welcomed Creepy Surprise”
FX’s American Horror Story Season 1, Episode 5: “Halloween – Part 2” Directed by David Semel (Hannibal, The Strain) Written by Tim Minear * For a review of the previous episode, “Halloween: Part 1” – click here * For a review of the next episode, “Piggy Piggy” – click here This episode starts off as theContinue reading “American Horror Story – Murder House, Episode 5: “Halloween Part 2””
White Rabbit. 2013. Dir. Tim McCann. Written by Anthony Di Pietro. Starring Nick Krause, Sam Trammell, Britt Robertson, and Ryan Lee. Breaking Glass Pictures. Unrated. 90 minutes. Drama ★★★★ White Rabbit is the story of Harlon (Krause) – a normal, awkward young man who is trying, like a flower stuck in a walk of pavement, toContinue reading “Chasing the White Rabbit of Anger”