One of the coolest movies to utilize the legacy of the Universal Monsters was The Monster Squad, a 1987 film which was the first to mix the villains together since the 1940s. And, in a list that I figured sounded unique enough, I decided to rank each of the monsters. Let’s begin, shall we? Continue reading
The Blade trilogy is perhaps my favorite superhero franchise of any kind. Granted, this is probably because I’m not too big on superheroes, but what can you do? Blade is based on the character of the same name from Marvel comics, who was both human and vampire and took to the streets fighting off the vampire plague. Which, if you can’t tell already, is a lot different than most superheroes.
The movie adaptations are also different than most superhero adaptations, as they were rated R and felt more like your average vampire film but with the addition of extra action. So, without waiting any further, let’s get to the ranking: Continue reading
Creepshow is one of my all-time favorite anthology films, and is it hard to guess why? It marks the collaboration between three of the horror genre’s greatest creative minds – director George A. Romero, writer Stephen King, and special effects artist Tom Savini. And this film definitely shows off their talents in the most spectacular way possible; as an homage to the EC horror comics of the 1950s. It doesn’t get any better than this, folks.
And so I thought it would be fun to take a look at the different segments and rank them accordingly. Continue reading
I know I’m a little late with H.P. Lovecraft’s birthday having already passed, but it’s better late than never, right? Besides, Lovecraft should be celebrated every day – the guy deserves it as he should have received much more recognition in his life. With that said, let’s take a look at number 5: Continue reading
The horror genre has an incredible category of films to choose from. There’s movies like The Silence of the Lambs and The Exorcist that everyone considers classic. There are also the types of films that prospered during the 1980s which were met with controversy and concern, such as Continue reading