Monster of the Week: Scorpion-Fly

There’s Something in the Mist! Film Synopsis: Stephen King’s 1987 novella The Mist gets a politically-charged adaptation in its 2007 production of the same name. Filmed in a highly tense post-terrorist American but shot with a love of classic horror by Director Frank Darabont (The Majestic, The Green Mile), the film maker stated that the black … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Scorpion-Fly

Monster of the Week: Tentacle from Planet X

There’s Something in the Mist! Film Synopsis: Stephen King’s 1987 novella The Mist gets a politically-charged adaptation in its 2007 production of the same name. Filmed in a highly tense post-terrorist American but shot with a love of classic horror by Director Frank Darabont (The Majestic, The Green Mile), the film maker stated that the black … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Tentacle from Planet X

Monster of the Week: Yatsu

Together, we can turn this fucking world to rust! Thrusting its frenzied way onto the international scene at the close of the eighties, Shinya Tsukamoto's genre redefining 1989 Tetsuo: The Iron Man is a 16-mm underground horror that helped bring live-action Japanese cyberpunk to a much wider audience. With some truly bizarre scenes (like a gyrating … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Yatsu

Monster of the Week: It Follows

Wherever you are its somewhere, walking, straight for you. All you can do, is pass it on to someone else. A low-budget modern classic that works on multiple levels, the entity from It Follows (2014) is a haunting presence throughout the film, whether completely on-screen or as is more often the case, appearing out-of-focus walking … Continue reading Monster of the Week: It Follows

Monster of the Week: Gozer

The Choice is Made! The Traveler has come! Continuing with my all-time favorite horror icon's for the month of Halloween, this week's monster is Gozer the Destructor from the classic '80's supernatural (horror?) comedy Ghostbusters! *** From the insane mind of Hollywood legend Dan Aykroyd (Nothing But Trouble), 1984's Ghostbusters was released to critical, commercial and … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Gozer