SoH Reviews: Them! (1954)

Another film watched under the last big vhs tapes found at goodwill. I watched Maximum Overdrive, followed by The Blob and now, finally, we get to an early sci-fi/horror film called Them! I haven’t seen a black/white film in quite a long time now so I was very excited to see this film for the … Continue reading SoH Reviews: Them! (1954)

SoH Reviews: The Blob (1958)

"Beware of The Blob…" If a movie starts off with a catchy little tune, you’re in for a ride. I found The Blob (1958), on vhs, a few weeks ago (along with Maximum Overdrive and Them!) and finally sat down to watch this sci-fi classic. It’s pretty short, less than 90 minutes but once it … Continue reading SoH Reviews: The Blob (1958)

SoH Reviews: Maximum Overdrive

What can I say about this movie…? I’m still a bit stunned. I went into this movie with some idea of what this movie was about and I was not disappointed! I have a lot of thoughts and critiques about this film so let’s get into my review of 1986’s Maximum Overdrive. Directed and written … Continue reading SoH Reviews: Maximum Overdrive

SoH Reviews: The Void

I don’t know how much I’ll have to say this but I go into watching new movies with low expectations and not knowing much about the film in general. I do remember seeing this particular movie on my tumblr feed recently. Like… as in a couple of days ago and through Shudder, decided to watch … Continue reading SoH Reviews: The Void

Why did Monsters got lost in the shuffle?

When you think of television horror, many popular content comes to mind: The Twilight Zone, Tales from the Crypt, Tales from the Darkside, Goosebumps, American Horror Story, maybe episodes from The X-Files and Are You Afraid of the Dark?. But in the midst of those great shows and others that weren’t mentioned here but you … Continue reading Why did Monsters got lost in the shuffle?

The Thing; Man is the warmest place to hide.

Title: John Carpenter’s The Thing Year: 1982 Dir.: John Carpenter Producer(s): David Foster, Lawrence Turman Writer(s): Bill Lancaster (screenplay), Who Goes There (novel, by John W. Campbell Jr.) Company: Universal Starring: Kurt Russell, A. Wilford Brimley, T. K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David, Richard Dysart, Charles Hallahan, Peter Maloney, Richard Masur, Donald Moffat, Joel Polis, … Continue reading The Thing; Man is the warmest place to hide.

Scream 2; it’s showtime.

Title: Scream 2 Year: 1997 Dir.: Wes Craven Producer(s): Wes Craven, Cathy Konrad, Marianne Maddalena Writer(s): Kevin Williamson Company: Dimension Films Starring: Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette, Jamie Kennedy, Elise Neal, Liev Schrieber, Jerry O’Connell, Timothy Olymphant, Laurie Metcalf, Jada Pinkett and Sarah Michelle Gellar. Kevin Williamson is making another appearance on this blog. … Continue reading Scream 2; it’s showtime.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show: It’s a jump to the left.

Title: The Rocky Horror Picture Show Year: 1975 Dir.: Jim Sharman Producer(s): Lou Adler, Michael White Writer(s): Richard O’Brien (based on original theatre production with lyrics, etc), Jim Sharman Company: 20th Century Fox Starring: Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, Richard O’Brien, Patricia Quinn, Little Nell/Nell Campbell, Meatloaf, Charles Gray. "I would like to... if … Continue reading The Rocky Horror Picture Show: It’s a jump to the left.

Night of the Creeps; If you scream, you’re dead.

Title: Night of the Creeps Year: 1986 Dir.: Fred Dekker Producer: Charles Gordon Writer(s): Fred Dekker Company: TriStar Pictures Starring: Jason Lively, Tom Atkins, Jill Whitlow, and Steven Marshall. I’m skipping over quite a few movies to talk about this one because I recently just sat down and watched this movie (last week) for the … Continue reading Night of the Creeps; If you scream, you’re dead.