Season 01 – Bonus Episode – American Remakes

Overview We are back for more! As if you couldn’t get enough. This is a bonus episode for season 01. We watched several American remakes of some of the films we talked about this season. Martyrs – Martyrs Let Me In (Let the Right One In) Silent House (La Casa Muda) The Others and Haunting …

Season 01 – Episode 11 – Todd and the Book of Pure Evil

Overview To end season 01, we present to you a horror comedy TV show. If you like corny, cheesy, tongue in cheek humor, this is the show for you. Our discussion centers around the main themes of the movie with a brief overview of some of the episodes. There are plenty of immature jokes and …

Season 01 – Episode 10 – The Loved Ones

Overview The Loved Ones looks like a teen slasher comedy, you know, like some of the popular stuff in the 70’s to 90’s. This movie is anything BUT that. We break up our comedy section of the season with another psychological disturbing and dark horror movie. This is another movie worth a 2nd watch. For …

Season 01 – Episode 09 – Suck

Overview Based on all the very intense horror films we’ve had this season, you’d think horror comedy doesn’t even exist. Oh, my friend, you would be so wrong. Enter Suck – a vampire comedy that is almost a musical. The basic story is about a small time band that becomes famous when they start turning …

Season 01 – Episode 08 – Let the Right One In

Overview Another vampire movie, which is interesting because we have 3 vampire movies in season 01 and Rhys doesn’t really care for vampire movies. That should tell you how different they are. Anyway, Let the Right One In shows vampires in a different way than most other movies. First, the vampire is a kid. Second, …

Season 01 – Episode 07 – La Casa Muda

Overview This is an interesting movie for a couple reasons. It’s from UruguayIt’s meant to be a single shot movie – we discuss that because, come on, really?It’s micro-budget but made back a ton of money One of the things to note is that it was shot with a Canon EOS 5D Mark 2. These …

Season 01 – Episode 06 – The Innocents

Overview A literary horror based on Henry James “Turn of the Screw”. This isn’t the only movie made from that book – there are over 30 variations throughout the years. This one is fairly adherent to the original story. This is a very Hitchcockian film and the screen play was written by Capote. There are …

Season 01 – Episode 05 – The Triangle

Overview Triangle is a twisty movie. You might think it’s just a slasher film, but then things change. And change again. Rhys describes this type of movie as a horror loop. Like many of the movies on our list, the writer and director are the same, and this guy has done a great job. For …

Season 01 – Episode 04 – Byzantium

Overview Today’s choice is a vampire movie, but not a typical vampire movie. It’s very much an art piece and there is a lot to discuss. The lore of vampires is only touched upon and is not a strong part of the movie, and what is there is a bit different than what you may …

Season 01 – Episode 03 – The Battery

Overview If you want to see a great zombie movie, this is it. This is not a Walking Dead action movie, but it is very engaging. In keeping with our friendship theme, this is about two teammates stuck in the zombie apocalypse. The Battery reference is a baseball reference the pitcher and catcher – which …