Monster of the Week: Moder

Originally written to resemble a female goat-like creature, after brainstorming with director David Bruckner, concept artist Keith Thompson settled on an eerie elk-like being as the final monster incarnation of Netflix’s 2018 The Ritual. Culled from Norse mythology and according to the movie, the Moder is the offspring of the trickster god Loki and belongs to theContinue reading “Monster of the Week: Moder”

Monster of the Week: Gremlin

Spawning a host of similar films including Critters, Ghoulies, Munchies and arguably and possibly cult hits like The Puppet Masters, Warner Brother’s 1984’s Gremlins ended up being a horror comedy classic. This week’s Monster of the Week follows in the heels of last week’s write-up of the mogwai. When caretakers fail to observe the rules of theseContinue reading “Monster of the Week: Gremlin”

Loot of the Week: Mogwai

Spawning a host of similar films including Critters, Ghoulies, Munchies and arguably and possibly cult hits like The Puppet Masters, Warner Brother’s 1984’s  Gremlins ended up being a horror comedy classic. At the center of this classic are the lovable race of mogwai’s. But even these adorable fiends can become pests and might need to be taken care of. Once done, whoContinue reading “Loot of the Week: Mogwai”

Monster of the Week: Mogwai

Spawning a host of similar films including Critters, Ghoulies, Munchies and arguably and possibly cult hits like The Puppet Masters, Warner Brother’s 1984’s  Gremlins ended up being a horror comedy classic. Executive produced by none other than legendary Steven Spielberg, the film leaned heavily into black-comedy, alternating between cutesy Christmassy scenes inhabited by the lovableContinue reading “Monster of the Week: Mogwai”