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Film Review: Necroville (2007)

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Slackers Jack (Billy Garberina) and Alex (Adam Jarmon Brown) get hired at the local exterminating company, Zom-B-Gone, only to discover that the new job involves eliminating the zombies, vampires, werewolves and other undead creatures that plague the city. Jack’s new responsibilities alienate his demanding girlfriend, Penny (Brandy Bluejacket), and the situation only gets worse when her ex-boyfriend returns to town as the leader of a vampire coven.

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Film Review: NeoWolf (2010)

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When an aspiring rock musician TONY returns to his college town to make up with his estranged girlfriend ROSEMARY, he finds his life taking an unexpected turn to the dark side when he encounters a mysterious rock band NEOWOLF led by rocker VINCE and the alluring band girl PAULA. When Rosemary’s best friend KEVIN turns up dead, Rosemary seeks out a Nursery owner MRS. BELAKOV who knows the secrets of … Continue reading

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Film Review: Halloween 2 (H2) (2009)

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Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael’s deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.

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Directed by: Rob Zombie
Written by: Rob Zombie
Starring: Scout Taylor-Compton, Tyler Mane, Malcolm McDowell, Brad Dourif, Sheri Moon Zombie

Remakes of horror movies tend to be popular throughout the themes of many new Hollywood productions. Classic horror movies are being remade … Continue reading

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Film Review: Hallow’s Eve – Slaughter on 2nd Street (2008)

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Days before the annual opening of Slaughter on Second Street, Owensboro’s premiere haunted attraction, a tragedy befalls one of their own. Despite pleas from the manager, Buck Masters, the attraction is shut down until the mystery is solved. In his frustration, Buck devises a plan to get the haunt back on its feet and make some extra money while he’s at it.

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Greetings once again Boils and Ghouls, … Continue reading

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Film Review: Halloween II (1981)

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This bloodier sequel picks up where the original ended. An injured Jamie Lee Curtis recuperates in the hospital not knowing that murderous Michael Myers is licking his wounds in a nearby room. The hospital setting makes for spooky sequences with Myers’ slow footsteps echoing loudly on the tile floor. The diagnosis for impressionable viewers: long nights of insomnia.

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DIRECTOR: RICK ROSENTAL
WRITER: JOHN CARPENTER & DEBRA HILL
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Film Review: Inferno (1980)

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One of the Italian horror mastermind’s finest films, Inferno. In this chilling mystery, the tenants of a Manhattan apartment are terrorized by deadly spirits — among other equally gruesome things, they’re decapitated, clawed to death by cats, burned and attacked by a knife-wielding killer. This semi-sequel to Argento’s 1977 film Suspiria is stylish, violent and classy all at the same time.

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Starring: Irene Miracle, Leigh McCloskey, Eleonora Giorgi, Daria … Continue reading

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Film Review: Horror of Our Love – short film (2010)

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Written & Directed by: Dave Reda
Starring: Dave Reda, Kate Melia, Karl Schweitzer, Dan Wilson, Peter Redman

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In this six and a half minute short film set to the song Horror of Our Love by the band Ludo, an unstoppable killer plays Hack ‘N Slash with a group of campers in the forest before falling in love with the last-surviving hot blonde. Needless to say, … Continue reading

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Film Review: Inalienable (2008)

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Still guilt-ridden over the accident that took his family’s lives, Eric Norris discovers that his body is host to a parasite from another world. Except, it is more than a parasite: it carries his DNA

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Richard Hatch plays Eric Norris, a scientist who is trying to discover a solution or cure for diseases by using lab monkeys. His work has become the focal point after his family was killed … Continue reading

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Film Review: Highway to Hell (1991)

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An eloping bride is taken into Hell, and her fiancée must pursue.

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Highway to Hell may very well be one of the greatest campy horror films to never arrive on DVD. At least not in the traditional sense. There are copies floating around that are some sort of transposed DVD version…but hey, what gives why no release?

If you don’t know what I’m talking about then you might recognize … Continue reading

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Film Review: Savage County (2010)

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About a group of teens who collide with their town’s dark past when a prank gone wrong makes them the target of a family of bloodthirsty killers.

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MTV seems to be making their contribution to the horror genre as of late. Savage County is the latest which takes on a familiar theme of psycho country folks gone wild on young teens. As we find out, its senior year and … Continue reading

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Film Review: Muay Thai Fighter (2011)

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Three childhood friends growing up in Thailand, steeped in the Muay Thai Boxing culture, grow up and grow apart because of the rampant corruption that is unfortunately the driving force behind their time-honored sport. Will the bonds of friendship be enough to keep them and their loved ones alive despite the efforts of those who are looking to cash in on their need to survive?

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Best line: (when Sriprai … Continue reading

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Film Review: Intermedio (2004)

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Four teenagers, Malik, Gem, Barbie and Wes, take a excursion to an old series of mine tunnels under the border area of California and Mexico where they, and a few other people traveling by, become trapped and are soon set upon by ghosts of a series of victims who are under the control of a warlock bent on carnage.

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Our film centers on 4 teens. Edward Furlong plays the … Continue reading

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Film Review: Into The Woods (2008)

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Danielle is stuck in a dead end relationship with a married man. It takes a turn for the worse when he leaves her and then comes back and brutality rapes her. She is an avid runner and has always run away from her fears and lack of a happy successful life.Her life, which has turned upside down, has just got worse. On one of her runs, she mysteriously turns up … Continue reading

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Film Review: It’s Alive (2008) Remake

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It’s Alive is a remake of the 1974 film of the same name except that beyond the killer baby motif absolutely nothing is the same as the original.

Directed by Josef Rusnak (The Thirteenth Floor) and written by Larry Cohen (Q, It’s Alive III, Phonebooth), Paul Sopocy (new Thundercats?!) and James Portolese (JCVD’s Until Death) this is a re-imagining of a film that really didn’t need to see the light … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Invasion (2007)

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In the process of researching a mysterious alien epidemic that’s changing the nature of human behavior, a Washington, D.C., psychiatrist (Nicole Kidman) learns that her son (Jackson Bond) might be the planet’s only hope for survival. Daniel Craig, Jeremy Northam and Veronica Cartwright round out the supporting cast in director Oliver Hirschbiegel’s supernatural thriller that’s tinged with political undercurrents.

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D: Oliver Hirschbiegel, James McTeigue, some others…
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Film Review: Killer Shorts (2009)

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A horror anthology that is a throwback to the old days of horror when there were hosts to introduce the macabre to the eager audiences.

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While the on pouring of horror genre films and home made movies comes racing in like a flash flood, we try and make every effort to cover them all if not now, then later. Of course, the more that come in the wider the … Continue reading

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