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Film Review: The Legacy (1978)


SYNOPSIS: A millionaire and a million-dollar prostitute, a star-maker and a nation-killer, a woman whose lusts are as cold as graveyard snow…Five of the most powerful people in the world, gathered in an ancient mansion to inherit a Legacy of bloodsome horror. And Maggie makes six. REVIEW: Initially, I was intrigued by this 1978 film directed by Richard Marquand and ...

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Film Review: The Nightmare (2015)


SYNOPSIS: Eight individuals suffering from a rare disorder called sleep paralysis, where the person is rendered immobile, unable to speak, move or react when falling asleep or awakening are interviewed. Horrifying visions that share a common thread often appear to the sufferer’s in the form of shadow people. Vague, dark translucent entities that stalk the person’s worst nightmares are relentless ...

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Film Review: The Wraith (1986)


SYNOPSIS: Packard Walsh and his motorized gang control and terrorize an Arizona desert town where they force drivers to drag-race so they can ‘win’ their vehicles. After Walsh beats the decent teenager Jamie Hankins to death after finding him with his girlfriend, a mysterious power creates Jake Kesey, an extremely cool motor-biker who has a car which is invincible. Jake ...

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Film Review: The Sender (1982)


SYNOPSIS: A disturbed telepathic man is able to transmit his dreams and visions into the minds of the people around him. REVIEW: Director – Roger Christian Starring – Kathryn Harrold, Zeljko Ivanek, Shirley Knight, Paul Freeman To say that the horror genre exploded in the early eighties is a bit of an understatement. Many factors were involved, including the widespread ...

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Film Review: The Entity (1982)

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SYNOPSIS: “Carla Moran awakens one night to find herself being beaten and raped by an unseen presence. Terrified of what’s happening to her, and shunned by friends and family who think she’s lost her mind, she seeks help from parapsychologists. The researchers soon discover that evil spiritual force has been drawn to Carla and is responsible for the violent attacks. ...

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