Monthly Archives: February 2018

The New Daughter (2009)

Directed by Luis Berdejo.  Written by John Travis, based on a short story by John Connolly.  Starring Kevin Costner, Samantha Mathis, Erik Palladino and Ivana Baquero. Plot: a single father and his 2 kids move into an old, secluded house … Continue reading

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Deadline (2009)

Written and directed by Sean McConville.  Starring Brittany Murphy, Thora Birch and Marc Blucas. Plot: a writer with a deadline goes to a big deserted house to get some work done in the peace and quiet, but instead finds that … Continue reading

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Bedeviled (2016)

Written and directed by brothers, Abel and Burlee Vang.  Starring Saxon Sharbino, Brandon Soo Hoo, Victory Van Tuyl, Mitchell Edwards and Carson Boatman. Plot: 5 friends are terrorized by a supernatural entity after downloading a mysterious app SO, how many … Continue reading

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Creep (2004)

Writer/Director Christopher Smith.  Starring Franka Potente and Joe Anderson. Plot: a woman gets stuck in the train tunnels with a killer A really tired party girl decides to leave one party for another because she believes George Clooney is going … Continue reading

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Life (2017)

Directed by Daniel Espinosa.  Written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick.  Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Hiroyuki Sanada and Ryan Reynolds. Plot: a crew on a space station discover a rapidly evolving organism that kills anything and everything with a … Continue reading

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The Shining (1997)

Directed by Mick Garris.  Written by Stephen King (novel and teleplay).  Starring Steven Weber, Rebecca De Mornay, Courtland Mead, Melvin Van Peebles and Cynthia Garris. Plot: a recovering alcoholic and his family move into a haunted hotel so he can … Continue reading

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The Shining (1980)

Directed by Stanley Kubrick.  Written by Stanley Kubrick and Diane Johnson.  Based on the novel by Stephen King.  Starring Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers and Danny Lloyd. Plot: a man gets a job in an isolated hotel for the … Continue reading

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The Similars (AKA Los Parecidos) (2015)

Written and directed by Isaac Ezban.  Starring Luis Alberti, Fernando Becernil, Carmen Beato, Humberto Busto, Cassandra Ciangherotti and Gustavo Sanchez Parra. Plot: on October 2, 8 people, stuck in the rain, experience a strange phenomenon in a bus station This Spanish … Continue reading

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Chopping Mall (1986)

Directed by Jim Wynorski.  Written by Jim Wynorski and Steve Mitchell.  Starring Kelli Maroney, Mary Woronov, Russell Todd, Barbara Crampton and Tony O’Dell. Plot: a group of teens are trapped in a chopping mall with new, murderous, security robots The … Continue reading

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Goodnight Mommy (2014)

Written and directed by Severin Fiala and Veronika Franz.  Starring Susanne Wuest, Elias Schwarz and Lukas Schwarz. Plot: twin boys begin to believe their mother may not be their mother anymore after she has some cosmetic surgery This review will … Continue reading

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