Prepare For THE WORLD’S END By Looking Back At SHAUN OF THE DEAD

It’s no big secret that Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Edgar Wright have reunited to finish off what is known as the Cornetto trilogy with this little film coming out titled THE WORLD’S END. Of course this whole wild ride started with a flick titled SHAUN OF THE DEAD and to help celebrate the August 23rd release of THE WORLD’S END the folks behind the film has let loose an interactive screenplay of SHAUN OF … Continue reading

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Laughing Through the Scares: A Look At Horror Comedies

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Horror comedies are hard to pull off. Despite some similarities in the genres, it’s difficult to find a balance between the screams and laughs. There are a variety of pathways from which to accomplish one, whether through reaction, satire or balls out craziness. However, the big question is how the classics in this subgenre accomplished it. A lot of it may have to do with the simple fact that the two genres really aren’t that … Continue reading

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A Dummies Guide to Zombies! Part 1

“When there’s no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth.” Zombies are linked to the basics of human nature, they play upon our fears of infectious disease, death and turn our switches on to the need to survive. They are the walking dead, following their basic instincts, which is to feed. They are de-evolution at it’s finest and most of the time no one knows how the infection spread but it spread … Continue reading

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Top 10 Horror Comedies

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If you are a horror genre connoisseur, you already know that it helps to break the ice with an occasional horror comedy. This of course is most effective when done right. As I contemplated a top list, it occurred to me that 10 wouldn’t be enough, so with that said I am presenting the Top 10 Horror Comedies knowing full well that there are more than 10 that just wont make this list. It’s probably … Continue reading

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Shaun of the Dead – A Masterclass in Longevity

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Once more, an evening has been most enhanced by a viewing of Shaun of the Dead. It’s a film that continues to improve with age, and is still a very long way away from having its delights dulled by the passage of time. The amazing thing is that it came out seven years ago (already? Crikey), and that no matter how many times it finds itself on our screen, it still entertains and grips us. … Continue reading

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Film Review: Shaun of the Dead (2004)

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SYNOPSIS: When London gets overtaken by flesh eating zombies, a slacker, his moronic best friend, his unfulfilled girlfriend, and her whimsy roommates try to find a way to escape the carnage while also trying not to kill each other in the meantime. Characters: Simon Pegg – Shaun Kate Ashfield – Lizzy Nick Frost – Ed Lucy Davis – Dianne Dylan Moran – David REVIEW: There is no I in team but there is an I … Continue reading

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Top 30 Horror Films of the Last Decade

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(BECAUSE TOP 20 ISNT ENOUGH!!) (Not in any particular order) Hey there horror fans, it’s that time of the year when we all reflect on what and where the previous years have brought us.. You’ll read alot of lists this time of year, though that doesn’t mean that they are the final say but rather an individual’s perspective. We wanted to give you a chance to hear us out of what we thought were the … Continue reading

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Horror Gossip: 08.01.10

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HORROR GOSSIP By Monique “The Reaper” Snyman Hello all my children of darkness! This week I’m in the mood to be scared, what do you all say? I think after my brush with the British ‘horror’ flick “PSYCHOSIS” which I reviewed on www.battleroyalewithcheese.com I earned the right to put some nasty stuff into the column, so all those horror directors can see what fear is and why we want it and thanks to Michael Adam Palmer’s honours … Continue reading

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