Tag Archive: horror

Gravity and the necessary evil of movie marketing

Spoilers ahead   Suppose your movie is opening in a few months. Do you trust its quality and hope good word-of-mouth will slowly but surely get cinephile butts in seats, or do you… Continue reading

Flash Review: The Conjuring [2013]

A cliché-free horror movie is as rare as a four-leaf clover, and while The Conjuring doesn’t quite get it right in that respect, it does succeed in giving us an involving, entertaining chiller,… Continue reading

DVD Court: 42, Evil Dead and Bullet to the Head

Hello, dear followers! It’s Tuesday, and that means it’s time for another edition of DVD Court! This edition is coming to you live from Mexico City, where I’ve been since last Sunday, learning some… Continue reading

Frankenweenie [1984]

Directed by: Tim Burton Written by: Leonard Ripps (based on an idea by Burton) Starring: Shelley Duvall, Daniel Stern and Barret Oliver Knowing there’s a full-length, animated version coming up next week (here… Continue reading

The Cabin in the Woods [2011]

Directed by: Drew Goddard Written by: Drew Goddard and Joss Whedon Starring: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchison, Fran Kranz,   Jesse Williams, Richard Jenkins, Bradley Whitford, Brian White, Amy Acker, Sigourney Weaver Horror… Continue reading