The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)

The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)

  Directed by: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon   Mark has been reviewing a lot of classic slasher films in recent weeks. It has inspired me to look at the remake of ‘The Town That Dreaded Sundown’. I’m a sucker for masked horror villains, but there’s something extra sinister about a maniac running around with a burlap sack … Continue reading

Dagon (2001)

Dagon (2001)

I like dreaming up weird conspiracy theories for films, like they were made with the entire cast and crew at gunpoint, or the director was an alien. Quite a few films are secretly the result of two different films mashed together, or footage filmed and then abandoned being added to by a different crew years … Continue reading

Pieces (1982)

Pieces (1982)

This is the movie that people complain about when they complain about slasher movies. It’s a cheap looking ripoff of “Halloween” with a smidgeon of “Psycho” and is chock full of gore, but…well, read on. It’s 1942. A kid of about 10 is doing a jigsaw puzzle of a naked woman when his mother comes … Continue reading

Rampage: Capital Punishment (2014)

Rampage: Capital Punishment (2014)

  Directed by: Uwe Boll There was a certain amount of disbelief when Uwe Boll made a ‘ok-ish’ movie in the shape of ‘Rampage’. Thankfully he is back to form on with its sequel – ‘Rampage: Capital Punishment’, Boll delivers a real turkey stuffed full of OTT violence and overlong ranty political guff. ‘Rampage: Capital Punishment’ cleverly … Continue reading