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Stream Queen: slasher sequel, backwoods horror comedy, and horror anthology

My latest streaming triple feature was a buffet of subgenres, which is always a refreshing way to keep things interesting, especially when I didn’t actually hate any of them (the gore factor helped). But I definitely had a favorite. BLOOD … Continue reading

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The indie horror camp of James Balsamo

Sometimes when I’m watching micro-budget, direct-to-DVD horror crap, someone catches my eye and I wish that he or she would have been the star of the movie, or will at least go on to do other films. A while back, … Continue reading

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Vincent Price madness!

My Vincent Price marathon continues (my other blogs covering his movies are here and here) with the perfect number of films: 13! I wish the number had been 14, but I’ve yet to get my hands on a copy of … Continue reading

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Vincent Price meets the horror biggies: Poe, Corman, Matheson, Lovecraft

The House on Haunted Hill will forever remain my favorite Vincent Price horror flick, followed closely by The Tingler (and a few others). But in the 1960s, when he wasn’t working with William Castle (I blog about those films here), … Continue reading

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Modern horror—the artistic, the routine, and the barely watchable

But I watched anyway! So let’s get right into what I experienced with these three very different films. NEVERLAKE (2013) If you like fancy frights, you might just enjoy Neverlake. This film is beautiful to look at and has the … Continue reading

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Vincent Price ushers in the new wave of the 80s with The Monster Club

Before he scored a huge hit on the 1980s pop charts with “Thriller,” Vincent Price experimented with the early new wave scene in the 1981 anthology horror film The Monster Club. It could seriously be called The New Wave Monster … Continue reading

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Night Terrors – the throwback horror anthology horror lovers should be talking about

As I was looking for some new Christmas horror, the Internet pointed me to a movie called Night Terrors. I watched the trailer, got an 80s shot-to-video vibe, saw a killer Santa, and went for it with no expectations. But … Continue reading

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Hillbilly Horror Show – a little white trash with your horror anthology

Okay, it’s a pretty odd wraparound for a horror anthology. Three pieces of trailer trash—what looks like a nutty professor, a cute pig fucker, and a sluttier Daisy Duke—sit in their trailer and pop in a DVD before each short … Continue reading

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When horror anthologies go sexy and gay

Upon seeing one of the segments from Eroddity(s) last year at Bent-Con, I was thrilled at how unapologetic director Steven Vasquez is about including explicit sexual situations in his work while still delivering a twisted tale. The completed anthology keeps … Continue reading

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Modern horror impulse buyer beware part 4

Four more films…and not much in the way of good news. THE ABANDONED (2006) The Abandoned has a fairly creepy setup; a woman returns to Russia when she is informed that the home of her parents has been found. When … Continue reading

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