Doll Graveyard – Not Great But Still Entertaining Movie

Doll Graveyard (2005)
If the name Charles Band means nothing to you, then I suggest you’ve come to the wrong web site. Having started his career in the early 70’s, he now has over 230 production credits to his name and shows no sign of slowing the relentless pace at which he offers up his genre creations. Via his Full Moon Features/Wizard Entertainment labels, this prolific jack-of-all-trades has released a whole bloody heap…

Gothika – Creepy Psychological Horror

Gothika 2003 movie
Gothika stars Halle Berry as a psychiatrist who works in a high-security mental institution, brilliant in her field (naturally), but according to a patient, unable to help the inmates due to her inability to see them as anything other than insane. One night, after a premise-establishing visit to her husband, she finds herself having to make a detour across a rickety bridge in a heavy thunderstorm, only to narrowly miss…

Watching Happy Death Day Will Change Your View About Life

Happy Death Day 2017
Since few week you can watch Happy Death Day online and in theaters – a fun and unpretentious horror, in which a college girl is brutally murdered every night, and then sent back again at the beginning of the day until she reveals her killer and prevented her own death. When I saw the trailer a few months ago, I didn’t expected they would release the movie in the theaters…

Death of a President: Unsolved Crime And Lies

Death of a President scene
American President George W. Bush is assassinated by an unknown gunman on October the 19th, 2007 in Chicago. A documentary is made a few years after, tracing the events of that fateful day. The various protestors outside the Chicago hotel where the late President delivered his speech, the angry mobsters breaking the barriers, interviews with the Secret Service men and other experts as well as the words of the wife…

The Birthday – Sometimes You Need To Watch Funny Horror

Corey Feldman in The Birthday
The Birthday begins with a timid young man called Norman Forrester (Corey Feldman) placed into a situation that would fill most young straight men with trepidation, if not outright fear; accompanying his girlfriend Alison (Erica Prior) to meet her rich father at his birthday party whilst recovering from a bout of the flu. Upon his arrival at the hotel in which the party is taking place (which is also owned…

Will We Ever Watch World War Z?

World War Z Poster
Max Brooks, son of the legendary Mel Brooks, had been a comedy writer on SNL before his book World War Z about a zombie apocalypse war became a huge bestseller.In 2007 that book sparked a bidding war between Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way and Brad Pitt’s Plan B Entertainment. Brad Pitt won and the full movie was set up at Paramount Pictures. At the time it was thought that this was…

Five Nicholas Sparks Books That Should Be Adapted To Film

Nicholas Sparks in Safe Haven 2013
With the latest Nicholas Sparks book to be adapted to film, Safe Haven, set to premiere this Thursday, I thought it would be fun to look at Nicholas Sparks books that haven’t been adapted yet, but should. Of his 17 novels written, 8 (including Safe Haven) have been adapted to full movie and have been very successful. It’s not really a matter of if, but when will the remaining books…

The Tillman Story Exposes Major Cover-Up

The Tillman Story (2010) movie poster cover
Exposing a major cover-up has always been and still is a favorite subject for documentaries. The successful and widely seen Pax Americana, Gasland and Fuel are just 3 cover-up docs that have recently hit the screen. But The Tillman Story is more moving as the problem here feels more personal as it affects a typical family. Small town football star Pat Tillman (who looks like actor Craig T. Nelson) and…