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PRIME TIME: dabbling in the occult and bringing out the beasts

Despite being very different in plot and tone, these three films kind of worked together due to some common threads. They made for an absolutely unintentional, logical weekend triple feature–I was merely knocking off the next three flicks on my … Continue reading

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Getting a head start on bad shark movies for the summer season

I couldn’t wait until Memorial Day weekend to kick off some summer style viewing, so I dived into a trio of goofy shark flicks. Let’s check them out. TOXIC SHARK (2017) This is how you do a cheesy CGI shark … Continue reading

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Dog vs. monster: have you watched a Watchers movie recently?

Based on a Dean Koontz novel, Watchers spawned three sequels over a ten-year span, and it even featured various horror veterans throughout the decade. Let’s take a look at all four flicks. WATCHERS (1988) I haven’t seen Watchers in over … Continue reading

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Vincent Price takes on fish men and a movie of the week gets a sequel

It’s back to the 1960s and beginning of the 1970s in search of some old school horror thrills. But not even horror faves Vincent Price or Lynda Day George did much to make these more enjoyable. WAR-GODS OF THE DEEP … Continue reading

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I saw it on cable: a dead mom, a dead husband, and a killer dress

I can basically just elevate my horror viewing experience by watching horror films on the cable channels rather than picking them off my watchlist on Prime, so here’s my latest excursion into the selection on Showtime and HBO. THE DJINN … Continue reading

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A killer octopus, a back baby, and a horror anthology

It’s a return to the late 1970s with this trio of flicks I just picked up on Blu-ray. I regret nothing, so let’s take a look. TENTACLES (1977) It’s yet another killer creature of the deep film that came out … 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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NETFLIX AND CHILLS: making all kinds of sacrifices for better or worse

This trio of films is a good reminder of why Netflix is personally not my go-to place for a horror fix. I much prefer the less polished and much more fun indies Prime gets by the dozen. But since I … Continue reading

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A 1990s monster triple feature

Seems like everything in the horror section of the video store I worked at back in the day skipped the theaters and went straight to VHS. It was a way of life for a whole horror generation. So let’s get … Continue reading

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