Category Archives: Movie Times & Television Schedules – Staying Entertained

They came from another planet in the middle of the 80s

They also come from my collection as I chip away at my goal of blogging about all the movies on my shelves. ALIEN PREDATORS (1985) In recent times, director Deran Sarafian has directed episodes of The Strain, Hemlock Grove, and … Continue reading

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Getting inside these twins and realizing they’re fraternal, not identical

Almost a decade ago, the brutal French home invasion film Inside blew away horror fans (hard to believe the directors went on to make the lame Texas Chainsaw prequel Leatherface). An American remake was released for reasons unknown, especially considering … Continue reading

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I have an excuse for watching each of these four films…

Not that I need an excuse to watch cheesy horror flix, because that’s all I do, but this is a combination of director fandom and sequel…obligationom? Conveniently for my OCD, this foursome spans a perfect decade’s time, from 2007 to … Continue reading

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I came to see ghouls, ghosts, and demons…

…and this triple feature didn’t let me down in those areas. But which film was the most satsifying: Gehenna, The Night Shift, or Darkness Reigns? GEHENNA: WHERE DEATH LIVES (2016) Gehenna shoehorns several plots you’ve seen before into a single … Continue reading

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A tale of 2 low budget collections of tales

The headline says it all, so let’s get this over with. WOMEN OF HORROR: MOTHER’S DAY TERROR TALES (2018) I guess this short anthology is celebrating women directors in horror, hence the title. Mother’s Day is mentioned by a goth … Continue reading

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HP Lovecraft déjà vu with these two

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Re-animator and Dunwich Horror. Okay, don’t stop me, because I’m getting into them either way. HERBERT WEST RE-ANIMATOR (2017) If you’re a fan of Lovecraft, definitely check out this serious, stylish Italian … Continue reading

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Triple horror comedy blind buy: demon, zombies, and werewolf

Well, it wasn’t as much of a risk as it might sound. One film is by a director whose every movie is a must-have for me, a second has hot guys on the cover, and the third is a sequel … Continue reading

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STREAM QUEENING a SCREAM QUEEN: It’s a triple Dee feature!

NIGHT OF THE DEE-MON It was time to catch up on any Dee Wallace movie appearances I missed, and Prime came through with three of them—one featuring Dee in a starring role so juicy it scored a place in my … Continue reading

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It’s back to the 90s for a foursome of mostly fun and fear

It’s no secret that the final decade of last millennium almost killed the horror genre (in my and most other people’s opinions), but the 1990s does have its moments. So here’s what went right and wrong for me in this … Continue reading

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Despite the calendar date, it’s always Halloween to me

But my choice of double feature made this Independence Day a disappointing Halloween…that was slightly saved by some double feature daddy bear action. THE HOUSES OCTOBER BUILT 2 (2017) The Blu-ray of the first film, which I blind bought when … Continue reading

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