Dave McKean Returns: Filmmaker of the Month

Surrealist illustrator, filmmaker, artist, and musician Dave McKean returns with his new film Luna (2015). Luna made its world premiere at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival and was met with positive reviews. The film follows a grieving couple who are struggling to live their daily lives after losing their baby. In order to get back to normal they visit an old friend and his … Continue reading Dave McKean Returns: Filmmaker of the Month

83 Crucial Cult Horror Films

After seeing a post on Buzzfeed: 24 Movies That are Vital for Horror Fans, I became inspired to gather the crucial cult films. There are millions of crucial classic horror films that you must see to truly understand the horror genre and how it came to be, however, there are certain films whether underground, independent, B, or even foreign that turn the horror genre on its … Continue reading 83 Crucial Cult Horror Films

The Brood and the Female Monster: 37 Most Terrifying Females in Horror

Warning! May Contain Some Spoilers! Horror has had a long history of the fear of reproduction. What if you found out your wife can reproduce tiny creepy dwarf babies out of an amniotic sac that hangs on the outside of her stomach? Basically parthenogenesis. Father of Body Horror David Cronenburg plays this exact scenario out in his 1979 film The Brood. The story follows a … Continue reading The Brood and the Female Monster: 37 Most Terrifying Females in Horror

Sleepaway Camp: Review and How it changed the Slasher Genre

Since the release of Peeping Tom in 1960, the Slasher genre has exploded onto the scene with countless slasher films becoming a subgenre and having it’s own recognizable formula in it’s own right. After the dawn of everyman psychokillers such as Norman Bates or Mark Lewis, faceless psycho killers became all the rage with Michael Myers, Jason Vorehees, and Leatherface. Sure there were many other … Continue reading Sleepaway Camp: Review and How it changed the Slasher Genre

Tank Girl vs The World: A Review

Britain’s beloved cult comic, originally conceived by Jaime Hewlett and Alan Martin is brought to life in this zany 1995 film adaption.  The story follows spunky anti-heroine Tank Girl (Lori Petty) who fights against the corrupt mega corporation Water and Power (W&P) which is run by the conniving Kesslee played by the brilliant Malcolm McDowell. The opening credits of the film directed by Rachel Talalay … Continue reading Tank Girl vs The World: A Review

Honey, I Blew up the Hookers: Frankenhooker (1990) Review

Warning Spoilers! There have been many re-workings, sequels, and parodies of the Frankenstein narrative originally conceived by Mary Shelley during the dark and stormy night of 1816. Frankenstein has since churned out various films inspired by the original story such as The Re-Animator (1985), Weird Science (1985) , and the highly underrated film May (2002) by Lucky McKee. You would think by now the mad-scientist genre … Continue reading Honey, I Blew up the Hookers: Frankenhooker (1990) Review