December 8, 2022: The Horror Marathon continues with five more recent releases!

All My Friends Hate Me (2021) Pete is cautiously excited about reuniting with his college crew for a birthday weekend. But, one by one, his friends turn against him. Is he being punished, is he paranoid, or is he part of some sick joke? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WP6Q34uRdPM My thoughts: While not horror in the traditional sense, this…

December 5, 2022: “Children of the Gods”

In the interest of ensuring Stargate fandom has access to all available materials before I call it a wrap, I'm going to be dedicating future blog entries to uploading all of the behind the scenes materials I amassed over my time on the franchise - and other materials I gathered thanks to longtime Gateworld co-architect…

December 3, 2022: The Horror Marathon continues! 5 more movies for you to check out, or avoid.

Prey (2022) Naru, a skilled warrior of the Comanche Nation, fights to protect her tribe against one of the first highly-evolved Predators to land on Earth. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZ7LytagKlc&t=4s My thoughts: A simple premise well-executed. Still, for a creature that enjoys the art of the hunt, the Predator is awful unsporting. 4/5 Fall (2022) Best friends Becky…

December 1, 2022: The Horror Marathon continues!

Smile (2022) After witnessing a traumatic incident involving a patient, Dr. Rose Cotter starts experiencing frightening occurrences she can't explain. Rose must confront her troubling past to survive and escape her horrifying new reality. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcDK7lkzzsU&t=2s My thoughts: Its scary premise offers the potential for another Ringu, but it just ends up devolving into another predictable…

November 29, 2022: Your Final Guide to Weird Yokai!

The Funayurei are the restless souls of those lost at sea. They sail the night waters on ghost ships, determined to sink other vessels and drag their occupants down to a watery grave. The Nure Onago, The Wet Girl, will appear near bodies of water, drenched from head to toe. Should you approach to check…

November 28, 2022: Trivia Time!

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November 26, 2022: The Horror Marathon continues with Run Sweetheart Run, Barbarian, the Menu and Black Thunder!

Run Sweetheart Run (2020) After what seems to be an innocent date, Cherie now faces a night of terror when her date hunts her down and tries to kill her. She now must run for her life throughout the city and escape his grasp. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZtoU_eAc1No My thoughts: Ponderous, predictable, and pedantic, this movie delivers its…

November 25, 2022: Your Handy Guide to Weird Yokai!

The ugly, hairy, unkempt Nigawara is the horned manifestation of insincere laughter and forced amusement, usually found in board meetings or company picnics where bosses are at their most "hilarious". The Hajikkaki are said to be the spirits of individuals who died of embarrassment. They are so shy that they live underground and should you…

November 24, 2022: A Dark Matter update of sorts!

Had a chat with Jay Firestone (President of Prodigy Pictures) about Dark Matter the other day.  The show has moved off Netflix and over to CW Seed which has the potential to be a very good thing - provided enough viewers check it out.  In an unlikely best case scenario, the show gets so many…