Film Review: HENRY: PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL KILLER (1986)

Film Review: HENRY: PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL KILLER (1986)

Oct 31, 2018

IMDb: Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986) Director: John McNaughton Stars: Michael Rooker, Tracy Arnold, Tom Towles When I had the chance to see “Henry 2“, I wasn’t really sure if I had seen the first one, because so much time has passed since its release and the commotion it caused back in ’86. Now having had the chance to see the...

Film Review: THE GRAVEDANCERS (2006)

Film Review:  THE GRAVEDANCERS (2006)

Oct 25, 2018

IMDb: The Gravedancers (2006) Director: Mike Mendez Stars: Dominic Purcell, Clare Kramer, Josie Maran Mike Mendez’s THE GRAVEDANCERS, is one of the few 8 Films To Die For that I actually sought out to add to the library. Brad Keene and Chris Skinner’s script managed to present one of the most original and unsettling horror premises I had seen up to...

Film Review: REPULSION (1965)

Film Review: REPULSION (1965)

Oct 22, 2018

IMDb: Repulsion (1965) Director: Roman Polanski Stars: Catherine Deneuve, Ian Hendry, John Fraser Having read and heard about this film for years, I finally got a chance to sit down and watch REPULSION from beginning to end. Now I can truly understand what all the fuss was about with Roman Polanski as one of THE premiere filmmakers of the Sixties. I can also...

Film Review: THE OTHER (1972)

Film Review: THE OTHER (1972)

Oct 16, 2018

IMDb: The Other (1972) Director: Robert Mulligan Stars: Uta Hagen, Diana Muldaur, Chris Udvarnoky I remember very clearly that parts of the Thomas Tryon novel just about had me wetting myself, it was that scary, and I wondered if the movie version would do it justice. In many ways, it nearly surpasses the book…which is something that rarely ever happens....

Film Review: …IN FURS (2016)

Film Review: …IN FURS (2016)

Sep 27, 2018

IMDb: …In Furs (2016) Director: Christopher Bouchie Stars: Sarah Schoofs, Alan Rowe Kelly, Evan Makrogiannis First time writer/director Christopher Bouchie, assisted by his mentor, Evan Makrogiannis (THE TURNPIKE KILLER, THE SUPER), brings us IN FURS, a surrealistic look at how perceptions of reality can diverge in dreams, to inform of the possibility of...

Film Review: REVENGE (2017)

Film Review: REVENGE (2017)

Sep 17, 2018

IMDb: REVENGE (2017) Director: Coralie Fargeat Stars: Matilda Lutz, Kevin Janssens, Vincent Colombe, Guillaume Bouchede Writer/director Coralie Fargeats’s REVENGE might be, as of now, one of the most “beautifully ugly” films I have ever seen, and certainly one of the most gorgeously-shot rape/revenge features of this or any time. There are two different ways...