Retro Review

Classic Review: House on Haunted Hill (1959)

May 24, 2016 Mike Annerino

William Castle is a classic horror director, but he’s not exactly Alfred Hitchcock. Whereas Hitchcock took films that could so easily fall flat and made them astoundingly brilliant, Castle was more of a mainstream gimmicky […]

Retro Review

RETRO REVIEW: Psycho IV: The Beginning

May 18, 2016 Mike Annerino

A few weeks back, I wrote about Hannibal Rising and how it was a horror prequel that–unlike most– was handled pretty well. The horror prequel is a tricky thing to accomplish, but one prequel idea that […]

Retro Review

RETRO REVIEW: Hannibal Rising (2007)

May 3, 2016 Mike Annerino

Horror prequels are a tricky thing to do. Sometimes it can add a new, compelling layer to a character, but sometimes you run the risk of revealing too much or delivering unsatisfying answers. Rob Zombie’s Halloween, […]

Retro Review

RETRO REVIEW: The Hitcher (2007)

May 1, 2016 Mike Annerino

In the 2000’s, we’ve had a jarring number of horror remakes, some of which have been released under Michael Bay’s Platinum Dunes production company. Some of these include the remakes of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, A Nightmare […]

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