Tag Archives: horror

Review of “Byzantium”

* * * B Byzantium is a horror film most reminiscent of Ann Rice’s Interview with the Vampire. Two sisters are forced to flee to a new home when the elder is attacked by a mysterious man and kills him. … Continue reading

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Review of “The Void”

* D The Void is a horror movie in the style of HP Lovecraft. The first act does a good job at building tension and keeping you guessing as to what’s going on. Unfortunately, despite some reasonable practical effects that … Continue reading

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Original Short Fiction: Night in Paraguay

Here’s a short horror story for Halloween, previously published on Scribd: Gruber and his kind fed on misery. Whenever men created it, they were not far behind. The death camps of Nazi Germany had been rich beyond belief. His folk … Continue reading

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Review of “Banshee Chapter”

* D This super low budget film, partially shot in the horrible “found footage” style, follows journalist Anne (Katia “Katrina Crane” Winter) as she searches for the cause of her college boyfriend’s disappearance, helped along the way by a Hunter … Continue reading

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Review of “The Conjuring”

* * * B For Halloween, my family got together and watched the Conjuring. This film is loosely based on the accounts of Ed and Lorrain Warren, real life paranormal investigators. Regardless of the veracity of their claims, the story … Continue reading

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Review of “Nocturna”

* * C I watched this straight to Blu-Ray horror title with low expectations. It was a bit better than I expected, nearly on par with an episode of True Blood. None of the lead actors are very good, though … Continue reading

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Review of “The Sixth Sense” (rewatch)

 * * * * A I loved “The Sixth Sense” the first time I watched it, but, knowing the big plot twist, I had never rewatched the film. I finally did, and was blown away. Despite knowing how the film … Continue reading

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