Monster of the Week: Poltergeist (Mama) – 2013 | New 5th Edition Monster

“Don’t look at her! Executive produced by Guillermo del Toro Gómez (Pan’s Labyrinth) and directed by Andy Muschietti (It – 2019) in his directorial debut, the paranormal Mama (2013) is a fairly prosaic ghost movie about a pair of children raised by a poltergeist.  The film is pretty formulaic in delivering its paranormal plot, withContinue reading “Monster of the Week: Poltergeist (Mama) – 2013 | New 5th Edition Monster”

Monster of the Week: Neck Breaker (Verotika) – 2019 | New 5th Edition Monster

“Don’t wake up, it is too soon!“ Verotika is not a good movie. Glenn Danzig (founder of punk band Misfits and all-round awesome musician) wrote, directed and scored this anthology horror-movie which was based on his adult line of comics published under the same name as the film. I will admit to having a softContinue reading “Monster of the Week: Neck Breaker (Verotika) – 2019 | New 5th Edition Monster”

Zombie of the Week: Busan – Train to Busan / Seoul Station (2016) | New 5th Edition Monster

FUCK, THEY BIT MY HAND! A truly engaging and heart-wrenching horror film, Train To Busan (2016) and its animated ‘prequel’ of sorts, Seoul Station, deliver a powerhouse of a pair of movies for the zombie genre. Wrought with all sorts of social commentary, the film takes an unflinching look at how a zombie outbreak wouldContinue reading “Zombie of the Week: Busan – Train to Busan / Seoul Station (2016) | New 5th Edition Monster”

Unsolved Horrors – Arachne (Supernatural) | New 5th Edition Monster

Deceptive and ravenous, the arachne from the dark fantasy series Supernatural are a race of formerly extinct arachnid shape-changers. With a powerful bite, they infect their victims with a powerful poison that breakdown mortals into a soupy meal, or doom other mortals to their own hideous forms. Though taken from Greek myth, the arachne ofContinue reading “Unsolved Horrors – Arachne (Supernatural) | New 5th Edition Monster”

Riddick Franchise – Richard B. Riddick | New 5th Edition Sidekick

You’re not afraid of the dark, are you? Criminal, convict, charmer – Richard B. Riddick embodies the anti-hero. Furyan by blood, the man who would one-day rule an empire started out as nothing more than a refugee. Along the way, he made enemies … and the occasional friend. As a sidekick and an ally, fewContinue reading “Riddick Franchise – Richard B. Riddick | New 5th Edition Sidekick”