Video Games Spotlight: Next Gen Survival Horror

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You wipe away the sweat that’s trickling down your face, hear your heart pounding in sync with the thumping of your boots as you run from something, and yet, you’re safe in your living room, with the lights on, playing a game — a survival horror game. The next generation of gaming is here and with the arrival of the Microsoft’s XBox One and Sony’s Playstation 4, a crop of terrifying things await. With satisfying … Continue reading

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Film Review: Black Metal Veins (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: Black Metal Veins unflinchingly documents the dark realities of despair and morbid self annihilation surrounding the lives of five heroin junkies. The addicts’ intertwining stories of pain, loss, sadness, and abandonment lead the viewer down the agonizing and hideous path of horrifying psychological and spiritual destruction as the grim disease of heroin addiction infects and decays the bodies and minds of five young people. REVIEW: “Black Metal Veins” is one of the more disturbing … Continue reading

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Film Review: Doom (2005)

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SYNOPSIS: Space Marines are sent to investigate strange events at a research facility on Mars but find themselves at the mercy of genetically enhanced killing machines. REVIEW: Full disclosure: when I was assigned to watch and review the film, “Doom” , the 2005 release based on the popular eponymous video game, I was more than a little skeptical about it. Films based on video games rarely prove to be high quality in most departments other … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Coffee Table Book of Doom – Authors Steven Appleby | Art Lester

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The Coffee Table Book of Doom, sounds pretty much like the title of a B-movie you haven’t seen yet but are likely. Well, for starters, this is a book (that you may just fall in love with) and not a film. Picture this…a group of educated writers (well 2 in this case) combine all their fact-finding doomsday data (and current I might add) together with Dr. Seuss standing by to whip up some cartoon illustrations. … Continue reading

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Doom Reboot?

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It appears that the first stab at a Doom movie in 2005 with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was not such a failure that studios have given up on it.   No instead Universal Studios is looking to reboot this failed start at a franchise.  In case you were wondering the answer is yes it will be in 3D.  Don’t act so surprised.  Well in any case they are going to take another shot at this and … Continue reading

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