In addition to the usual reviews and comments you would find on a horror movie blog, this is also a document of the wonderfully vast horror movie section of the video store I worked at in my youth.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Rise of The Synths.

I just watched this cool synthwave doc on Vimeo.
It's now available for rent here. If you're a fan, it's pretty comprehensive and will probably give you at least a half dozen new artists to follow up on.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Gifrific: Ire Walk With Me.

I just re-watched John Carpenter's Vampires. And realized why I hadn't done so since it came out. All I kept thinking was, “man, Sheryl Lee is too good for this movie.”

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

You Gotta Be Fucking Kidding Me!

It took over a month, but I finally finished my latest puzzle.

This was a Mondo issue with art by the always excellent Justin Erickson. A shame about the missing pieces. The friend who lent it to me neglected to mention that the last peeps to play with it were three children. If I'd known I'd have been all...

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Short of the Week: Bill

About this time last year, I posted about a short film from the UK filmmaking duo of Dan Gitsham and Sophie Mair. Now, here is their latest short entitled Bill. Enjoy!

Some top notch economy in that film. Bill just premiered on the short film platform Film Shortage so be sure to check that out, as well.

Monday, May 4, 2020

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Wonky Willy.

One of my favourite YT channels is Corridor Crew. It's basically a bunch of guys who run a visual FX house and they make cool vids utilizing their talents as well as reacting to good and bad effects in film & television. Here below is one of their most recent projects, an R-rated re-envisioning of the 1971 flick Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.

For a longer video about how they made it, click here.