For those of you who may not have seen my TOP 13 HALLOWEEN MOVIES OF ALL TIME blog posts for the Stan Winston School of the Character Arts, here's a link to both PART'S 1 & 2. It was realllllllly hard to narrow down my worship of horror to a top 10 13 list, but … Continue reading MY TOP 13 HALLOWEEN MOVIES OF ALL TIME – For the Stan Winston School.
One… two… Freddy's coming for you… Three… four… better lock your door… Five… six… grab your crucifix… Seven… eight… better stay up late… Nine… ten… never sleep again… Seriously, how incredible was that song??? Every year on Halloween, I save a real special movie. Even if sometimes it may be a rather obvious choice, it … Continue reading 10/31/12 – OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE RECOMMENDATION #31 – A Nightmare on Elm Street.
Here is a movie that does everything right. I honestly can’t say a single bad thing about it. The Woman in Black is, in my opinion, not only one of the best movies to come out this year, but I think it will be recognized as one of the best for years to come. … Continue reading 10/30/12 – OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE RECOMMENDATION #30 – The Woman in Black.
If you’ve read me at all, you know I’m a HUGE Dario Argento fan. Well, to clarify, I’m actually more of a pre-1990’s Dario Argento fan. His later movies never quite worked as well for me, but his early giallo stuff through all of the 70’s and 80’s is downright amazing. Hell, all his movies … Continue reading 10/29/12 – OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE RECOMMENDATION #29 – Opera.
Another in the, “saw as a child and scared the SHIT out of me” category. Children of the Corn has everything a good horror movie needs. First, it’s Stephen King. So, duh. The master of disturbing things gives us one of his best short stories. Second, it’s set in a remote Nebraska town. *shivers* Nebraska… … Continue reading 10/28/12 – OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE RECOMMENDATION #28 – Children of the Corn.
Yesterday I wrote about people that lived under the ground; today I’m going to build on that same idea. Only the creatures of the title here are much more primal in their needs. They just want to eat. The Burrowers is pretty basic at its core. It’s simply about something that lives under the … Continue reading 10/27/12 – OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE RECOMMENDATION #27 – The Burrowers.
When you first hear that Clive Barker and David Cronenberg are joining forces to work on a film together, the horror fan in all of us freaks out at the sheer notion of the complete insanity in store for us. But then as you watch, you realize it’s not what you think. David Cronenberg … Continue reading 10/26/12 – OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE RECOMMENDATION #26 – Nightbreed.