Category Archives: The Evil of the Thriller – Everything Horror

Making a Nightwish for the Laughing Dead to do a Slash Dance

I lived through the 80s, when cable TV was everything and I worked in a video store with a huge horror section, yet there are still films I’ve never seen. Like these three… SLASH DANCE (1989) It’s surprising that it … Continue reading

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Mirror Mirror 2, 3, and 4…

Leave it to 90s horror to make a 4-film franchise out of an already unimpressive movie from 1990 (my blog here) and drag it through the decade, even after Scream reinvigorated the genre. Here’s what you can expect from the … Continue reading

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PRIME TIME: which of these six gets my last laugh?

It was a quirky horror marathon for me in a variety of subgenres, including cartoon crazies, a demon detective, a killer camera, reaper hunters, Halloween found footage, and a village of vamps. So which one entertained me most? TERROR TOONS … Continue reading

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Back to the 80s—four from 85 to 90

The 80s vaults just keep swinging open, between indie companies digging up lost films for Blu-ray release, streaming services offering poor quality sources of old movies, and even owners of VHS tapes from back in the day uploading them to … Continue reading

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Death Drop Gorgeous—the title is the only headline needed for this gay slasher

I’ve been following this upcoming drag slasher for quite some time, and at last it is on its way to being unveiled to the world—and hopefully released on DVD so I can add it to my gay horror collection (I’ve … Continue reading

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PRIME TIME: woman problems

3 films, 3 very different subgenres. But in each one, it doesn’t go good for women. Here are my brief thoughts on found footage horror Delivery: The Beast Within,  religious extremist film Between The Darkness, and living dead husband flick … Continue reading

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Revisiting the terror of Corman’s horror shop, blood bucket, and wasp woman

Along with William Castle, Roger Corman was one of the most prolific horror directors of the 50s and 60s and introduced what would become some of the most popular actors in the horror business over the decades. So, with yet … Continue reading

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A home invasion double feature from Andrew Jones

The director of the Robert killer doll movies and the Halloween Jack killer scarecrow movies makes two real-life home invasion stories into horror movies with a crossover character. As with most of these true murder crime films, if liberties are … Continue reading

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HULU HORRORS: Six flicks

Cleaned out my Hulu watchlist, and here are my brief thoughts on what I got out of the six flicks in it. BEAST OF THE WATER (2017) Once in a while I need a SyFy level creature feature with some … Continue reading

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The horrors of Showtime February 2020

Showtime is the premium channel with the most On Demand horror titles, so I check it every month or so to see what’s new. Here’s a look at five selections from my latest Showtime horror marathon. SELFIE FROM HELL (2018) … Continue reading

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