I sit to begin this list with the background noise of Romero’s Day of the Dead playing, and it’s a great flick to have as motivation for putting together a list like the one I’m about to compile.
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SYNOPSIS: Two families go to an open house and can’t leave. REVIEW: Orchestrating an effective haunted house movie is a tricky egg to crack.Â Singular focus on atmosphere could lead to a rather tediousÂ experience, as displayed by the classics “The Amityville Horror” and “The Haunting of Hill House.”Â On the flip side, concentration aimed in the singular direction of special effects and fun house thrillsÂ seldom leads toÂ satisfying viewing either. Â I submitÂ the wretchedÂ remakes of the two … Continue reading
SYNOPSIS: In Italy during WW II, a patrol of American soldiers discover a space ship that has crash-landed in the woods, and they come across its alien crew. A nearby Nazi unit also finds out about the alien craft, and sends a patrol to capture it and the Americans. REVIEW: Zone Troopers is about as sterilized and campy as films from the era it is set in. Because the movie is meant as a hokey … Continue reading