“What was once in the deep is now in the shallows.” I’ve got a confession to make: I watch a lot of shark movies. I’m a big fan of sharks both fictional and real. I like the idea that there are these powerful, incredibly strong beings in our world that border on the monstrous. I […]
James Wan’s The Conjuring proved that the studio horror movie isn’t as dead as a lot of horror fans and critics, including myself, would have had you believe. Studio horror has had a pretty rough track record over the last few years, as the studio system seems content to rely on formulaic remakes and retreads, […]
Friday the 13th has a spot among the horror icons, and rightfully so. Pamela and Jason cast a long shadow, and many films are accused of being Friday the 13th ripoffs. Do they all deserve it?
Captain America: Civil War is not Avengers 3, but it sure spends a lot of time feeling like it is. Maybe it’s because it’s the first film released since Avengers 2: Age of Ultron that features our wing headed boy scout. Maybe it’s because the movie is almost directly spurred into motion by the […]