“There was a child went forth every day, And the first object he look’d upon, that object he became.” – Walt Whitman “We come to see ourselves differently as we catch sight of our images in the mirror of the machine.” These opening words to Sherry Turkle’s 1995 book Life on the Screen highlight a […]
Synopsis – Four teen girls diving in a ruined underwater city quickly learn they’ve entered the territory of the deadliest shark species in the claustrophobic labyrinth of submerged caves. My Take – With the massive success of Meg last summer, followed by this year’s Alexandre Aja directed Crawl, it seems like we in for an […]
If you were to make a word cloud out of all the horror tropes which appear in the new movie Ready or Not, the following would have to be in there: A group of evil Satanists. A scary, ornate puzzle box. A devil’s bargain. A dead-by-dawn hunt in a single location, in this case, a […]
Wrath James White and Brian Keene presented the Splatterpunk Awards in a ceremony at the 2019 Killercon on August 17 in Austin, Texas. The awards recognize superior achievement in the sub-genres of Splatterpunk and Extreme Horror. BEST NOVEL Full Brutal by … Continue reading →
NBC’s summer psychic/police procedural, THE INBETWEEN, heads into either a season or series finale Wednesday, August 14 (10/9c). Hopefully, we’ll find out sooner rather than later if the rating were good enough to warrant another season of this intriguing variation on the usual TV cops & robbers.
Get ready for sixty pages of black, white and random color blasts of newspaper ads and articles about your favorite shark movies! All four Jaws movies get covered — I wrote about Jaws 4! Plus, the original novel, Great White, The Jaws of Death, Cyclone, Deep Blood, Monster Shark and Tintorera! Plus a special Guest List feature this issue from Drive-In Super Monster-Rama organizers […]
Written by J.T. Johnson For any newcomers that might be checking out the “Halloween” series for the first time this year, you might get a little confused once you get into the sequels. Unlike other horror series, the Halloween films have gone through multiple “timelines” where certain films ignore previous films or they outright remake […]