Monthly Archives: February 2016

Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)

Directed by John Harrison. Plot: a young Matthew Lawrence tells a witch (Deborah Harry), 3 horror tales to keep himself from being eaten Let’s do this one story at a time, shall we…. “LOT 249”  – written by Michael McDowell, … Continue reading

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Salvage (2009)

Written and directed by Lawrence Gough. Plot: a container washes ashore on a small British beach and the beast inside it is let loose This movie was a complete waste of time.  What’s worse is that we were in it … Continue reading

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Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015)

Written by Carrie Evans, Emi Mochizuki, Loni Williams and Christopher Landon. Directed by Christopher Landon. Starring : Tye Sheridan, Logan Miller, Sarah Dumont, David Koechner, Cloris Leachman, Patrick Schwarzenegger and Joey Morgan. Plot: Three scouts and a stripper try to … Continue reading

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The Invasion (2007)

Directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel.  Written by David Kajganich (and still based on the Jack Finney novel).  Starring Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Jeremy Northam, Jeffrey Wright and Veronica Cartwright. Plot: same as always, there’s aliens, we can’t sleep or they take … Continue reading

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Body Snatchers (1993)

Directed by Abel Ferrara.  Written by Stuart Gordon, Dennis Paoli, Nicholas St. John, Raymod Cistheri and Larry Cohen.  Starring Gabrielle Anwar, Meg Tilly, Christine Elise, R. Lee Ermey and Forest Whitaker. Plot: a teenager (Anwar) and her family move to … Continue reading

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

Directed by Philip Kaufman.  Written by W. P. Richter based (loosely) on the Jack Finney novel.  Starring Brooke Adams, Veronica Cartwright, Jeff Goldblum, Leonard Nimoy and Donald Sutherland. Plot: a group of people discover the human race is being replaced … Continue reading

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Directed by Don Siegel.  Written by Daniel Mainwaring, based on the novel by Jack Finney. Starring Kevin McCarthy and Carolyn Jones. Plot: A doctor learns that his small town is being taken over by pod people If you want to … Continue reading

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