2019 was the year of first watching for me. Movies you have heard of but never saw, releases of new, older classics, I pushed myself out of a “comfort zone” and watched films I never thought I’d get the chance to see. Thanks to Prime, Shudder, my ever growing collection in horror media (dvds, vhs), … Continue reading 2019 Horror Watchlist!
Month: December 2019
Psycho – it’s an Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece.
Title: Psycho Year: 1960 Dir.: Alfred Hitchcock Producer(s): Alfred Hitchcock Writer(s): Joseph Stefano (screenplay), Robert Bloch (novel) Company: Paramount Pictures (orig), Universal (current) Starring: Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles, Martin Balsam, John Gavin and John McIntire A considered “classic” of the horror genre. A film that has influenced horror in a way that only … Continue reading Psycho – it’s an Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece.
The Beauty behind Giallo: A Visual Journey into Italian Horror
2019 is the year that I dove into the deep end of Italian horror, especially older films. I've swam in the shallow pool, only seen Suspiria, Demons and Demons 2. But nothing prepared me for what Italian or "giallo" horror is really about, the depths of how unique it is and at the opposite end … Continue reading The Beauty behind Giallo: A Visual Journey into Italian Horror
SoH Reviews: Blood Rage aka Slasher
"It’s not cranberry sauce." Hold the cranberry sauce, what this movie is, is actually kinda fun. I had a good time watching this. I was also slightly confused but that takes a backseat to the fun. I’m talking about 1987’s Blood Rage (directed by John Grissmer) as it was titled on Prime but when the movie … Continue reading SoH Reviews: Blood Rage aka Slasher
SoH Reviews: All the Creatures Were Stirring
Directed by David Ian McKendry and Rebekah McKendry, a film released in 2018 is showcasing multiple stories around a popular holiday. Sadly, this is a Christmas anthology film that needs an execution punch. I go into these films with an open mind so I don’t have big or low expectations, I just wanna see what … Continue reading SoH Reviews: All the Creatures Were Stirring
SoH Reviews: Crystal Lake Memories
I love documentaries. I love commentary. I just love hearing and learning about people’s experiences, especially in film and television. Now, it has taken me this long to watch this documentary, mostly because of time and until I got Shudder, I probably wouldn't have found the time to watch. I am talking about Crystal Lake … Continue reading SoH Reviews: Crystal Lake Memories
SoH Horror Profile Edition
Curious about who runs this blog? Continue reading below! Name: Trista Age: 32 Location: I live in Indy Favorite Genre(s): Psychological, supernatural and slasher Favorite Franchise: ANOES aka Nightmare on Elm Street (minus that remake, ugh) Favorite Decade(s): 70s and 80s horror First Horror film seen: One of the Nightmare films First Horror film seen … Continue reading SoH Horror Profile Edition