Category Archives: classics

Freddy vs. Jason (2003)

Directed by Ronny Yu.  Written by Damian Shannon and Mark Swift.  Starring Robert Englund, Ken Kirzinger, Monica Keena, Kelly Rowland, Katharine Isabelle, Jason Ritter and Christopher Marquette. Plot: Freddy has been forgotten, so he wakes Jason up to help him … Continue reading

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Night of the Living Dead (1990)

Directed by Tom Savini.  Screenplay written by George A. Romero, based on his earlier screenplay with John Russo.  Starring Tony Todd, Patricia Tallman, Tom Towles, McKee Anderson, William Butler, Katie Finneran, Bill Moseley and Heather Mazur. Plot: the living dead … Continue reading

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Day of the Dead (1985)

Written and directed by George A. Romero.  Starring Joseph Pilato, Greg Nicotero, Lori Cardille, and Sherman Howard. Plot: a small group of military officers and scientists live and work underground in a world full of zombies This is another great … Continue reading

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Dawn of the Dead (1978)

Written and directed by George A. Romero.  Starring Ken Foree, Tom Savini, David Emge, Gaylen Ross, Scott Reiniger and George Romero for a hot second. Plot: a group of people seek refuge in a shopping center after the zombie apocalypse … Continue reading

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Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Directed by George A. Romero.  Written by Romero and John Russo.  Starring Duane Jones, Judith O’Dea, Karl Hardman, Marilyn Eastman and Kyra Schon. Plot: a group of people board themselves up inside a farmhouse when they “zombie” apocalypse breaks out … Continue reading

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Village of the Damned (1960)

Directed by Wolf Rilla.  Written by Rilla, Stirling Silliphant and Ronald Kinnoch, based on a novel by John Wyndham.  Starring George Sanders, Barbara Shelley and Martin Stephens. Plot: super-enhanced children can read minds and control people and do not always … Continue reading

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Creepshow (1982)

Directed by George A. Romero.  Written by Stephen King.  Starring Leslie Nielsen, Ted Danson, Adrienne Barbeau, Ed Harris and Stephen King. Plot: 5 tales of terror are presented, inspired by the comics of the 50’s “Happy Father’s Day” Sort of … Continue reading

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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016)

Directed by Burr Steers.  Screenplay by Steers, based on a novel by Seth Grahame-Smith, based on a novel by Jane Austen, of course.  Starring Lily James, Sam Riley, Matt Smith, Bella Heathcote, Suki Waterhouse, Douglas Booth, Sally Phillips and Lena … Continue reading

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Carrie (1976)

Directed by Brian De Palma.  Written by Lawrence D. Cohen, based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King.  Starring Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, John Travolta, Nancy Allen, Amy Irving, William Katt and P.J. Soles. Plot: telekinetic Carrie … 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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