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.
Another no brainer. Honestly, I can’t leave Scream out. I just can’t. It’s tempting to not include the powerhouses on the list because everyone’s already seen and heard of them, but Scream deserves a place on every horror list… ever. It is one of the best horror scripts ever written, period. It is clever, sharp, … Continue reading FLASHBACK 2010 PICK – 10/23/10 – OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE RECOMMENDATION #23 – Scream.
I have an affinity for movies that just feel a tad… off. The term “cult classic” seems overused, but this flick definitely fits the bill. Though a few themes here may have been used before, most everything else about it just felt awesomely original to me. Hand it to Wes Craven for delivering this bizarre, … Continue reading FLASHBACK 2010 PICK – 10/11/10 – OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE RECOMMENDATION #11 – The People Under The Stairs.
Sometimes a movie works because of one very simple reason. In Serpent and the Rainbow’s case, it always worked for me because the premise and just pure creepiness factor. Voodoo has always been one of those things that truly gets under my skin. And setting it directly at the source in Haiti just ups … Continue reading 10/2/11 – 2011 OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE RECOMMENDATION #2 – The Serpent and the Rainbow.