Male Control & Bloody Women’s Liberation in JAKOB’S WIFE

Travis Stevens delivers another fantastic film, once again using horror (and this time a lot of camp!) to get at the heart of issues that affect women.

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What if Nietzsche Sucked Blood?— Morality in Abel Ferrara’s THE ADDICTION

Abel Ferrara’s THE ADDICTION is a philosophical vampire film about choosing good over evil— and vice versa.

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LET THE RIGHT ONE IN’s Tragedies of Youth

LET THE RIGHT ONE IN tells the beautiful and melancholy tale of growing up left to one’s own devices.

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LIFEFORCE: Hooper’s Vampires Reflect the Worst of Us

Tobe Hooper’s LIFEFORCE isn’t great, but its themes make the whole thing eerie enough for a dark night alone.

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A RETURN TO SALEM’S LOT: Larry Cohen Hates Nazis Like a Real American!

Maybe Larry Cohen’s just talking about vampires. Or, maybe, just maybe, he’s talking about neo-Nazis.

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THE TRANSFIGURATION’s Blood Sucking Construction of Masculinity & Mental Illness

A young man stuck in a bad neighbourhood gets lost in a fantasy of vampirism, leading to unexpected consequences.

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DAYBREAKERS: Flawed Yet Fun Social Commentary via Vampirism

When vampires have taken over the world, feeding off humans, one vampire abstains & hopes for a way out; a way back to humanity.

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American Horror Story – Hotel, Episode 9: “She Wants Revenge”

FX’s American Horror Story Season 5, Episode 9: “She Wants Revenge” Directed by Michael Uppendahl Written by Brad Falchuk * For a review of the previous episode, “The Ten Commandments Killer” – click here * For a review of the next episode, “She Gets Revenge” – click here This episode begins with Countess (Lady Gaga)Continue reading “American Horror Story – Hotel, Episode 9: “She Wants Revenge””

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American Horror Story – Hotel, Episode 5: “Room Service”

FX’s American Horror Story Season 5, Episode 5: “Room Service” Directed by Michael Goi Written by Ned Martel * For a review of the previous episode, “Devil’s Night” – click here * For a review of the next episode, “Room 33” – click here Greetings, friends – another night at Hotel Cortez, is it? “Room Service” startsContinue reading “American Horror Story – Hotel, Episode 5: “Room Service””

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30 Days of Night: Scary Vampires, Flawed Script

30 Days of Night. 2007. Directed by David Slade. Screenplay by Stuart Beattie/Brian Nelson/Steve Niles; based on the comic by Steve Niles & Ben Templesmith. Starring Josh Hartnett, Melissa George, Danny Huston, Ben Foster, Mark Boone Junior, Mark Rendall, Amber Sainsbury, Manu Bennett, Megan Franich, Joel Tobeck, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Nathaniel Lees, and Peter Feeney. ColumbiaContinue reading “30 Days of Night: Scary Vampires, Flawed Script”

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