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BOUGHT ON BLU: 1970s horror makes its way to Blu-ray

It’s a trio of flicks from the 1970s that recently got the HD treatment for the physical market. But are these three titles worth the purchase? HORROR HIGH (1973) The sappy ballad that opens Horror High tells you immediately you’re … Continue reading

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It came to Blu-ray in 2022, and I bought it

It’s the three latest new releases I’ve added to my collection—a sequel forty years in the making, a new one from Ti West, and the Foo Fighters horror comedy. DARK NIGHT OF THE SCARECROW 2 (2022) The writer of the … Continue reading

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Some late 80s additions to my Blu-ray collection

The 80s really is the decade that just keeps giving and giving, so I was psyched to add three more titles to my always growing library. This trio takes us from 1985 to 1990. HARD ROCK ZOMBIES (1985) This crazy … Continue reading

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HULU HORRORS: a nun, video nasties, an attic creature, and witchcraft in a bathroom

It’s a smorgasbord of different horror flicks on Hulu. Did they show me a good time? Let’s find out. SAINT MAUD (2019) Considering I despise religious horror, maybe I should have just skipped a movie called Saint Maud with a … Continue reading

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An Easter weekend double feature

It’s a little something different to add to the list of Easter movies on the holiday horror page, and they come from fifty years apart. NIGHT OF THE LEPUS (1972) If you’re itching for another killer rabbit movie to pack … Continue reading

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Crazy for the 80s

My latest selection of six flix to cover includes five I scored on Blu-ray, and a final one that could definitely use an official release on disc—and they’re all lesser-known movies you may have stumbled upon on HBO or on … Continue reading

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STREAM QUEEN: when modern horror and horror veterans collide

From cameos to starring roles, familiar horror faces made this foursome of films extra alluring for my latest marathon. Let’s see if they were all worth the watch. JAKOB’S WIFE (2021) The director of Girl On the Third Floor brings … Continue reading

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Man eaters and model murderers in the 1980s

I’ve just added four more from the 1980s to my horror movie collection. Two are from one of the Blu-ray collections of films by Spanish horror actor/director Paul Naschy, and two are a Euro giallo/slasher series double feature that was … Continue reading

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Masked killers, retro vibes, 2 kinds of camp, and a double dose of gays

I’m always up for a slasher fix, and this foursome delivered in a variety of ways, so let’s take a look. THE BONE GARDEN (2016) The Bone Garden is a novelty horror flick that goes for the meta vibes with … Continue reading

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Back to the 90s and 80s with Fear Street 1994 and Vicious Fun

It’s hack ‘n’ slash time with some retro vibes in these two throwbacks to the final decades of the last millennium. Sounds like fun…right? FEAR STREET PART 1: 1994 (2021) This is one of those cases in which for everything … Continue reading

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