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Movie Review: ‘House at the End of the Street’

In Theaters “House at the End of the Street,” written by David Loucka and Jonathan Mostow (story), directed by Mark Tonderai, 101 minutes, rated PG-13. Jennifer Lawrence has been nominated for an Academy Award for her performance in “Winter’s Bone.” … Continue reading

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New on Blu-ray and DVD: ‘The Cabin in the Woods,’ ‘Katy Perry: Part of Me’

Out on Blu-ray and DVD this week is “Cabin in the Woods,” a genre-bending horror flick from “Buffy” regular Drew Goddard and producer Joss Whedon. For years and years, filmmakers have been trying to create a horror parody that works, … Continue reading

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Movie Review: ‘The Possession’

In Theaters “The Possession,” written by Juliet Snowden and Stiles White, directed by Ole Bornedal, 92 minutes, rated PG-13. Since 1973, Hollywood and outlying straight-to-video companies have been putting out the same story of demonic possession over and over again … Continue reading

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Movie review: ‘The Innkeepers’ (2011)

In theaters and On Demand “The Innkeepers,” written and directed by Ti West, 100 minutes, rated R. By Anthony Crabtree, Guest Blogger I remember the first time I read about Ti West — it was in a Film Comment article … Continue reading

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10 must-have horror Blu-rays for Halloween: Part 2

By Anthony Crabtree, Guest Blogger 5. “The Blood Trilogy” – Herschell Gordon Lewis is a force to be reckoned with in the horror world, and this release from Something Weird Video proves it. Featuring “Blood Feast,” “Two Thousand Maniacs,” and … Continue reading

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10 must-have horror Blu-rays for Halloween: Part 1

By Anthony Crabtree, Guest Blogger Since around Halloween time people begin publishing top 10 lists of best horror films, this year I have decided to create a list of horror films that are specifically new to Blu-ray. Some came out … Continue reading

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Movie review: ‘Fright Night’

In theaters “Fright Night,” written by Marti Noxon and Tom Holland (story), directed by Craig Gillespie, 106 minutes, rated R. Before vampires were sexy, brooding and boring, they were sexy, brooding and entertaining. “Fright Night,” Craig Gillespie’s remake of the … Continue reading

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Slasher Summer Camp: ‘Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland’

By Anthony Crabtree, Guest Blogger There are many great elements about the slasher subgenre. For instance, sometimes you can jump from sequel to sequel and never really miss a beat. Or the fact that the budget has no bearing on … Continue reading

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Slasher Summer Camp: ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy’s Revenge’

By Anthony Crabtree, Guest Blogger As a child there were three things that scared me greatly: 1.Chucky 2.People trying on Halloween masks at LaVerdiere’s 3.Freddy Krueger. Chucky was a pretty straightforward terror — he was a doll that murdered people. … Continue reading

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Movie review: ‘John Carpenter’s The Ward’

In theaters and on video on demand “The Ward,” written by Michael Rasmussen and Shawn Rasmussen, directed by John Carpenter, 89 minutes, rated R. In a world so wrought with horror filmmakers going to unnecessary extremes just to get a … Continue reading

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