The Video Dead

The Video Dead

Soccer matches out the way; it’s time to get a review up. The Video Dead is an interesting piece of work from the 80s. If it wasn’t for the stilted dialogue and terrible performances it could have been quite memorable. Zombies are ‘alive’ and well…in a TV set with magical […]

Pontypool

Pontypool

Dumb name. Interesting movie. Pontypool takes the generic idea of an “infection” or “zombification” depending on which camp you subscribe to and does something unique and interesting with the story. Pontypool is a zombie flick for those who like to think. Grant Mazzy (Stephen McHattie) is a morning radio jockey […]

Beyond Re-Animator

Beyond Re-Animator

Set mostly in a prison, Beyond Re-Animator is fun, gory, bloody, insane, and awful all at the same time. It is however, a step up from the Bride of Re-Animator. Jeffrey Combs is back, in what must be his favorite role, playing Dr. Herbert West. During the past 13 years […]

Bride of Re-Animator

Bride of Re-Animator

The follow up to Re-Animator was a pretty big letdown. It’s not that it isn’t bloody, it is. It’s not that it doesn’t have a lot of the same characters, it does. It’s simply that the heart and soul from the first film are missing. Brian Yuzna who produced the […]

Re-Animator

Re-Animator

I’ll admit it. I had never seen Re-Animator before, even though it clearly has all the markings of the type of horror films that I enjoy: H.P. Lovecraft, horror, black comedy, Sci-Fi, and tons of gore. When I read that it was equal or better than the Evil Dead series […]