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Shawn Handling

Horror movies have always been my favorite genre. I started watching horror movies at a very young age, even if it was just on regular television. The earliest horror movie I remember seeing was The Amityville Horror (1979) at the age of 9 years old.

Film Review: Something Under the Christmas Tree (short film) (2014)

SYNOPSIS: A young boy encounters something evil under the Christmas tree. REVIEW: Christmas Eve and a young boy hears something downstairs. He investigates and finds the Christmas tree surrounded by gifts and excitedly goes to grab one of the presents. Unbeknownst to the boy something darts behind the tree and goes under it, hidden by the dark shadows of the …

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Film Review: Devoured (2012)

SYNOPSIS: A young immigrant woman is working in an old New York restaurant earning money to send back home to her young son, who is living with his grandmother; however, malevolent forces are making her job much harder. REVIEW: Directed by Greg Olliver, Devoured opens with us joining the New York police department as they are standing over the body …

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Film Review: Apocalyptic (2014)

SYNOPSIS: A local news crew becomes involved with a hidden doomsday cult REVIEW: Director: Glenn Triggs Starring Jane Elizabeth Barry, David Macrae, Geoff Pinfield Journalist Jodie Black (Jane Elizabeth Barry), and her camera man, Kevin Horner (Geoff Pinfield) hear about the possible existence of a doomsday cult called the Bytherainians, in forests of Australia and decide to investigate and uncover …

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Film Review: The Dunwich Horror (1970)

SYNOPSIS: Wilbur Whateley, obsessed with the occult, take the Necronomicon out of Arkham’s Miskatonic University and also seduces a young beautiful woman to stay with him at his castle; but little do people know, is that Whateley isn’t quite human. REVIEW: Director: Daniel Haller Starring: Dean Stockwell, Ed Begley, Sandra Dee Based on H.P. Lovecraft’s The Dunwich Horror, this movie …

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Film Review: HellFire (2012)

SYNOPSIS: The Antichrist has been mistakenly kidnapped by a group of women who are tired of being taken advantage of by their pimp. What follows is a night of terror which if the girls don’t survive, they may unleash Hell on Earth REVIEW: Director: Marc Fratto Starring: J. Scott Green, Katelyn Marie Marshall, Selene Beretta Meet the Antichrist (J. Scott …

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Film Review: Moorland (2014)

SYNOPSIS: A woman show found footage of the days leading up to her son’s disappearance in hopes to find out what happened the night he never came home. REVIEW: Director: Jordan Kantola Starring: Clayton Miles, J.T. Taylor, Jodan Kantola This movie opens with a mother sitting on a couch preparing to alarm viewers with the discovery of footage that shows …

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Film Review: The Dead Undead (2010)

SYNOPSIS: A group of twenty-something’s find themselves caught in a war between an army of vampires and another group of animalistic zombie vampires. REVIEW: Director: Matthew Anderson, Edward Conna Starring: Luke Goss, Matthew Anderson, Laura Kenley, Vernon Wells Our movie starts out with a group of young people who want to spend some time partying and having a good time. …

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Film Review: Phobia (2013)

SYNOPSIS: After a car accident kills his wife, Johnathan MacKinlay developed agoraphobia (the fear of going outside) and keeps himself secluded in his apartment when he becomes aware of a violent home-invader and also starts having visions of his dead wife. REVIEW: Directed by Rory Douglas Abel Starring Michael Jefferson, Emma Dubery Johnathan MacKinlay (Michael Jeffereson) has a problem. He …

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