Re-Animator: The Musical

Re-Animator: The Musical

I don’t get out to many musicals. In fact, Re-Animator: The Musical was the first one I intentionally bought a ticket for. Theatrical performances typically turn me off. I feel the same way about horror movie musicals as well. While watching Sweeney Todd the thought of taking a butcher knife […]

Stuck

Stuck

Stuck in a room and forced to watch this movie was my fate today. This descent into the ridiculous reminds me of an important issue facing the world – Stupid Bitch Syndrome. SBS is can most commonly be associated with acts of incredible stupidity, irrational behavior, and self-absorption on level […]

The Pit and the Pendulum

The Pit and the Pendulum

Stuart Gordon directs this adaptation of the famous Poe short and infuses the story with about a million volts of crazy. In other words, a typical Gordon effort. During the Spanish Inquisition, a young beautiful woman named Maria makes the mistake of having human compassion. This leads to her being […]

Castle Freak

Castle Freak

Stuart Gordon + Full Moon + Lovecraft = horror fans delight. Castle Freak is one of those rare horror films made in the 90′s that doesn’t suck. And who doesn’t appreciate movies telling you exactly what they are about in the title? No guessing here, you know what you are […]

From Beyond

From Beyond

If it ain’t broke don’t fix it. This was the likely motto of Stuart Gordon and his team whilst making From Beyond. Following in the footsteps of Re-Animator, Gordon uses essentially the same cast, another Lovecraft tale, and copious amounts of gore to try and re-create the vibe from his […]