May 082014
 
Classic Horror: White Zombie Review (1932)

Bela Lugosi made movie and horror history with his portrayal of Dracula, but he also made history in another way. What few horror fans know is that Bela Lugosi starred in the first zombie movie ever made, White Zombie. Filmed and released in 1932, the movie was a profitable one when released but had not [Read more…]

May 012014
 
Helix Season One Review (2014)

A scientific team from the CDC is called into a possible viral outbreak at a corporate biological lab in the Arctic. Once there, not only does the team have to contend with the possible spread of infection, but also the violent actions of the infected and the menacing nature of the research being conducted at [Read more…]

Apr 172014
 
Captain America: The Winter Soldier Review (2014)

Captain America returns to face a sinister conspiracy that threatens S.H.I.E.L.D. and the entire world in Captain America: The Winter Soldier. The cast is superb with Chris Evans as Captain America, Samuel Jackson as Nick Fury, Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow, Emily VanCamp as Agent 13, and Robert Redford as Alexander Pierce. Another Marvel superhero [Read more…]

Apr 032014
 
Thor: The Dark World Review (2013 film)

Three years after the initial Thor movie hit theaters, the god of thunder returned in Thor: The Dark World. This time Asgard’s favorite son finds himself squaring off against the Dark Elf Malekith, who seeks to harness the power of the Aether to extinguish all light in the universe and return it to its original [Read more…]

Apr 022014
 
The Walking Dead Season Four Review

Events take drastic turns in season four of The Walking Dead. In a sure sign of how future seasons are going to be handled, season four was essentially split into two distinct parts. Both story arcs had a number of key differences, especially in tone and urgency, but both were quite strong and cemented this [Read more…]

Mar 222014
 
Review: Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (1968)

Dracula returns yet again to menace comely young lasses and those who dare to oppose him in Dracula Has Risen from the Grave. Released in 1968, this is the fourth Dracula move made by the venerable Hammer Films and marks the third time that Christopher Lee played Dracula. Set in 1906, Dracula is awakened when [Read more…]