Seasonal Horror or How Spring Horror is Lacking

I’m writing this as I look at the remnant of a light snow. Since we are still in winter, most of us, I was thinking about something and that was seasonal or to some degree, holiday horror. And I thought, is it that common that we watch certain films around a certain time because it … Continue reading Seasonal Horror or How Spring Horror is Lacking

Horror Watchlist 2022

You guys!it's the end of 2022! And are we ready? Is it coming too fast? December went by really fast! This year for me personally has been about some personal growth and realizations, what I want to do, what I need to get rid of, etc., so a lot of personal work and less horror … Continue reading Horror Watchlist 2022

A Color Story: Creepshow (1982)

Title: CreepshpwYear: 1982Director: George A RomeroWriter(s): Stephen King (screenplay)Producer(s): Richard P. RubensteinCostume(s): Barbara AndersonCinematography: Michael Gornick Starring: Hal Holbrook, Adrienne Barbeau, Fritz Weaver, Leslie Nielsen, Carrie Nye, E.G. Marshall, Viveca Lindfors, Ed Harris, Ted Danson, and Stephen King. (the entire cast is even longer)   Oh goodness, I thought I did this for Creepshow? Apparently … Continue reading A Color Story: Creepshow (1982)

Chamber of Horrors (1940) Review

Y’all know by now I am INTO visiting early horror, especially pre-1960s, even 70s and I have been thoroughly enjoying it. Yes, there are TONS of recent horror that I am behind on like X/Pearl or catching up on the Halloween franchise, Smile, Barbarian, etc and I will get to those eventually. Those aren’t going … Continue reading Chamber of Horrors (1940) Review

Retro Rundown: AYAOTD “The Tale of the Nightly Visitors” Review

It’s been a while since I’ve done a Retro Rundown post… For the new readers out there, Retro Rundown is when I watch episodes of a tv series towards a younger audience featuring horror so Goosebumps, Are You Afraid of the Dark, possibly Eerie, Indiana, spooky episodes of Hey Arnold, Rugrats, anything like that. So … Continue reading Retro Rundown: AYAOTD “The Tale of the Nightly Visitors” Review

80s Horror Gems

As of yesterday, Sunday (11/27), I had the time to sit and watch the backers edition of In Search of Darkness Part III which was about 5 hours and some change, more like 6 cos of the credits and I enjoyed it so much. It made me remember in the past couple of years all … Continue reading 80s Horror Gems

Effective Jump Scares aka What Got ME!

An idea that has been brewing in my head for a week and then in that same week I begin working on my continual story for nanowrimo. This idea has been pushed back a few times just to make my life a bit easier but here we are, I’m finally doing this.This week, we’ll be … Continue reading Effective Jump Scares aka What Got ME!

A Color Story: Us

Title: UsYear: 2019Director: Jordan PeeleWriter(s): Jordan PeeleProducer(s): Jordan Peele, Jason Blum, Ian Cooper and Sean McKittrickCostume(s): Kym BarrettCinematography: Michael Gioulakis Starring: Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker, Shahadi Wright Joseph, and Evan Alex. You can’t tell me this movie doesn’t have color symbolism. EVERYTHING has symbolism in a Jordan Peele film and I … Continue reading A Color Story: Us

SoH Reviews: White Zombie (1932)

The last review for October! Not for the year, but for October aka the spooky month. And I wouldn’t say I was putting this movie off but I was putting this movie off. Frankly, there’s a lot of movies on my watchlist that I would love to get through this year, we’ll see. But this … Continue reading SoH Reviews: White Zombie (1932)

SoH Reviews: Werewolf by Night (2022)

Well, well, well… Marvel and Disney+, you actually did it! You gave us horror and didn’t cutesy it. I’m really impressed by what I watched last night and after seeing/reading reviews of people enjoying this, this was a great watch for spooky season. I am talking about Werewolf by Night that is currently available on … Continue reading SoH Reviews: Werewolf by Night (2022)