It seems fitting that the first set of reviews would be bunched together in one post, considering I watched both films within the same week and haven’t been the same since. I want to say that these films were on my watchlists or radar for QUITE some time and thankfully Shudder had both films available … Continue reading SoH Double Review: Perfect Blue (1997) and Possession (1981).
SoH Reviews: Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth
The Hellraiser franchise… a love and hate relationship I have with this franchise. Granted, I haven’t seen ALL of what Hellraiser has to offer but I have enough insight to where it has so much potential (still) to become greater or take that next leap into attracting new fans. But this post is not about … Continue reading SoH Reviews: Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth
A Color Story: The Addams Family (1991)
Title: The Addams Family Year: 1991Director: Barry SonnenfeldWriter(s): Caroline Thompson, Larry Wilson, based on characters by Charles AddamsProducer(s): Scott RudinCostume(s): Ruth MyersCinematography: Owen Roizman Starring: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd, Christina Ricci, Jimmy Workman, Elizabeth Wilson, Judith Malina, Christopher Hart, Dana Ivey and Dan Hedaya The Addams Family, a staple in our pop culture, … Continue reading A Color Story: The Addams Family (1991)
SoH Reviews: Stephen King’s Sleepwalkers
So this movie has been sitting on my shelf for some time, looking at me like HEY ARE YOU EVER GOING TO WATCH ME? A few days ago, I pulled out some of my tapes that I had either never seen or seen in its entirety and this was one of them. It was always … Continue reading SoH Reviews: Stephen King’s Sleepwalkers
The Nightmare Before Christmas; a ghoulish tale.
Title: The Nightmare Before Christmas Year: 1993 Dir.: Henry Selick Producer(s): Tim Burton, Denise Di Nova Writer(s): Caroline Thompson Company: Buena Vistas, Walt Disney Company Starring: Chris Sarandon, Catherine O’Hara, William Hickey, Ken Page, Paul Ruebens, Glenn Shadix, Danny Elfman. This is Halloween… this is Halloween, Halloween… what’s this? This is a movie that can … Continue reading The Nightmare Before Christmas; a ghoulish tale.
The Faculty; school’s out forever.
Title: The Faculty Year: 1998 Dir.: Robert Rodriguez Producer(s): Elizabeth Avellán Writer(s): Kevin Williamson Company: Miramax/Dimension Films Starring: Elijah Wood, Josh Hartnett, Jordana Brewster, Famke Janssen, Clea DuVall, Shawn Hatosy, Robert Patrick, Salma Hayek, Jon Stewart, Usher Raymond, Laura Harris, Piper Laurie, Bebe Neuwirth. It’s the 90s and teen horror films are all the rage. … Continue reading The Faculty; school’s out forever.
I Know What You Did Last Summer; No one saw him step out.
Title: I Know What You Did Last Summer Year: 1997 Dir.: Jim Gillespie Producer: Neal H. Moritz, Eric Feig Writer(s): Kevin Williamson (screenplay), Lois Duncan (author of I Know What You Did Last Summer, 1973). Company: Mandalay Entertainment, Columbia Pictures Starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Freddie Prinze Jr., Anne Heche, Bridgette … Continue reading I Know What You Did Last Summer; No one saw him step out.
Scream; Don’t answer the phone.
Title: Scream Year: 1996 Dir.: Wes Craven Producer: Cathy Conrad, Cary Woods Writer(s): Kevin Williamson Company: Dimension Films, Woods Entertainment Starring: Neve Campbell, David Arquette, Courteney Cox, Skeet Ulrich, Matthew Lillard, Rose McGowan and Drew Barrymore Where to start with Scream. Scream is an iconic horror film. It is an iconic pop culture film. It … Continue reading Scream; Don’t answer the phone.
Sleepy Hollow; It was a headless horseman!
Title: Sleepy Hollow Year: 1999 Dir.: Tim Burton Producer: Scott Rudin, Adam Schroeder, Francis Ford Coppola Writer(s): Washington Irving (short story “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”), Kevin Yagher, Andrew Kevin Walker Company: Paramount Pictures Starring: Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Casper Van Dien, Michael Gambon, Christopher Walken, Jeffrey Jones, Richard Griffiths, Ian McDiarmid Gothic. … Continue reading Sleepy Hollow; It was a headless horseman!