Tag Archive "horror"

Movie Review: IT is a Terrifying Treat

Following three lackluster weeks at the box office, the first blockbuster of the fall is here. And It (meaning the noun and the title) delivers everything fans of the popular horror property have hoped for. ...

Movie Review: The Mummy’s a Messy Monster

There are so many confusing and disappointing parts to the new reboot of The Mummy it’s difficult to describe. While it’s a pathetic story and a glamorous CGI horror trip, it’s also a fun (albeit ...

Scary, Smart, and Split Between Senses

Scary movies worth recommending don’t come often, and neither do many studio films released in the month of January. Split, opening in theatres today, breaks the mould with a suspenseful, intelligent movie. It definitely isn’t ...

Movie Review: Never unfriend the dead

Effective horror movies are like encountering a majestic unicorn in a mundane world, they’re few and far between. Unfriended succeeds with an unapologetic, anti-bullying message. The real life possibility that we are never really safe, not ...

The Conjuring: Seat Clenching Horror

The Conjuring is a lesson in the heebie-jeebies, fluctuating between creepy and frightening and never dull or expected. With based-on-a-true-story-haunted-family-faced-with-possession-and-an-eerie-house horror movies being dime-a-dozen recently, The Conjuring stands out against the rest as the most ...

Review: World War Z

Q: What happens when an unstoppable zombie force meets Brad Pitt’s immovable hair?  A: A good $400 million movie that should have been a GREAT $175 million movie. World War Z is compelling and suspenseful ...

MORE LIKE THE EVIL DREAD: 2/5

One remote cabin in the woods, five people, one big bad evil spirit, how hard is that? Being a fan of the Evil Dead movies of the past, I was curious about this remake, hoping ...