Escape From Tomorrow (2013)

Escape From Tomorrow is made interesting by the very way that it was shot. Escape from Tomorrow is a feature length film shot almost entirely in Disney World/Land without permission from Disney.  Just the fact that they were able to make this is a crazy thought, even more so that it has received such a wide…

Sam’s Movie Recommendation of the Week #4

Reasons to watch It’s a giant monster movie that also manages to be a competent drama. The effects are great. There is a mix of CG and practical effects and all looks very good. Quentin Tarantino named this one of his favorite movies since he became a filmmaker. If that isn’t a big enough recommendation…

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) is overrated and self indulgent

2001: A Space Odyssey is often considered a sci-fi masterpiece. Praised by many as the greatest sci-fi film of all time. Even praised by some as the greatest film of all time… Which is why many people will want to tear me apart when I say that it is not a good film. The movie has…

Macabre Month of Horror 2013 movie review #7 ‘The Host’

“The Host” was named one of Quentin Tarantino‘s top twenty films since 1992. If that alone doesn’t make you want to watch it, then I’m not sure there’s much I can say to convince you otherwise. But I’ll try. There are a lot of films titled “The Host” but the only one worth watching is…

‘The World’s End’ wraps up the Blood and Ice Cream trilogy perfectly

The World’s End is the final installment in the Cornetto trilogy from Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, and Edgar Wright. The first two films in the trilogy being “Shaun of the Dead” and “Hot Fuzz”. Both were fantastic movies, so expectations were high for “The World’s End”. All three films in the trilogy star the excellent…

Repo Men (2010) Movie Review

*SPOILER FREE* “Repo Men” is another film that came on that 4 dvd pack with 12 Monkeys and Children of Men. I didn’t know what to expect from this film. I had no idea what it was about and usually on the 4 DVD packs there is at least one bad movie. “Repo Men” not…

Children of Men (2006)

*SPOILER FREE* “Children of Men” is a movie that I had heard a lot about, but just sort of ignored. I have Ryan Connolly from Film Riot to thank for convincing me to finally watch this film. I didn’t know what to expect going into the film. All I really knew about the film going into…

Run Like Hell game review Macabre month of horror #18

RLH stands for Run Like Hell. The title is most of the reason why I checked out the game. I very much like the title. Now the game, that’s different. RLH came out in 2002 on the PlayStation 2 and Xbox. I played it on the PS2 and there are some differences between the two, including an…

Alien (1979) Macabre month of horror #11

*Spoiler Alert* I know it’s an old movie, but there are still many people who have not seen it. Ridley Scott is a great director. He has many amazing film including “Gladiator“, “Black Hawk Down“, “Blade Runner“, and of course “Alien” which was only his second feature film. The famous tagline for this movie was…