Ganja & Hess; The Notes Edition

Title: Ganja + Hess Director(s): Bill Gunn Year: 1973 Producer(s): Chiz Schultz Starring: Duane Jones, Marlene Clark and Bill Gunn There are 3 Parts: Victim, Survival, Live - Stabbed 3x in the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost - References to black culture/black church culture -  Our introduction to Hess (Jones) … Continue reading Ganja & Hess; The Notes Edition

SoH Reviews: Digging Up the Marrow

I wasn’t going to write a little review about this movie. However, it’s been a hectic week and I didn’t have the energy to put too much effort into anything but reviews are quick to do, especially while still fresh in the mind. Today’s review is a film that is available on Shudder,  and beware … Continue reading SoH Reviews: Digging Up the Marrow

Terrified & Don’t Leave Home: A Double Review

I’ve never done a double review post before but I have been watching some really cool horror films lately through Shudder and we’re gonna talk about it. I won’t give away MOST spoilers in case you might want to check them out yourself and I really hope you will. One film is taking place in … Continue reading Terrified & Don’t Leave Home: A Double Review

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 Reviews: Horror Noire

This documentary is the reason why I wanted to get Shudder. I remember seeing the countless ads and trailers for it on youtube and of course my interest was sparked. As someone who is a) a horror fan, b) a black woman and c) a film and history fan, this documentary spoke to me, educated … Continue reading SoH Reviews: Horror Noire