Tag Archives: horror films

A horror movie, a horrible movie, and a horrible situation – July recap

Okay folks, the summer film watching days are in full swing and I managed to catch three films in the theater this month so far, which is pretty good for me lately. Free AC and lime coke from the fountain doesn’t hurt either! I mentioned the horror movie last post, so I won’t add much […]

The Conjuring 2 – Movies Should Not Suck

Okay, it didn’t actually suck. Completely, anyway. I did not particularly care for the Saw franchise. I did not really like the Insidious franchise. Maybe I am not a James Wan fan… I loved The Conjuring so much I thought we were turning over a new leaf in modern horror. (See the relevant paragraph here.) […]

Occupant occupied my time

I have to really wonder about this one. What was going through the minds of the creators when they made this one? Spoilers follow. If you haven’t seen Occupant yet and don’t want to ruin the experience, well, let it ruin itself. First the good. I was constantly impressed with the cinematography and camera work. […]

Old films rewatched

This post is really my post Halloween round up of what I watched this horror season, followed by some recent unspook-related viewings worth mentioning. The scary season started with The Conjuring. This movie scared the crap outta me. Everything was done right. Had a story, had context and real characters and that always effective “based […]