At this point, the Halloween franchise doesn’t just need any old sequel. The franchise has gone through several sequels all to varying quality. None of them come close to being able to be mentioned in the same sentence as the original film, even at their best. The Rob Zombie films have their moments, and I … More Halloween (2018) Movie Review
We have had a lot of fun covering Halloween, Halloween II, and Halloween III: The Season of the Witch. So now let’s cover the rest of the series, the remaining sequels of the Halloween franchise. The Rob Zombie films will require their own entries as they have PLENTY worthy of being talked about. So without … More Halloween Sequels Reviews (Halloween 4-Halloween: Resurrection)
After Halloween II John Carpenter and Debra Hill were asked about another sequel for the Halloween franchise. Instead of trying to find a way to bring Michael Myers back, they conceived of turning the Halloween franchise into an anthology series. Upon its release, the movie faced significant backlash for not including Michael Myers and it … More Halloween III: The Season of the Witch (1982) Mini Movie Review
Halloween II was not released until three years after the first film. The horror landscape was already shifting under the success of Halloween. Movies like Prom Night, My Bloody Valentine and Friday the 13th were all released in the span of those three years. Halloween II was given a much higher budget of 2.5 million … More Halloween II (1981) Mini Movie Review
Halloween is without a doubt one of my all-time favorite horror films. I don’t think there is anyone that would be willing to debate the impact it had on horror (even if you aren’t a fan of the movie). No doubt there have been countless articles and documentaries highlighting why exactly this masterpiece of horror … More Why and How Did John Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ Impact Me?
“I have come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass… and I’m all out of bubblegum” They Live is one of John Carpenter’s best-known works. Even if you haven’t seen it, you have the seen the “Obey” image above on a T-Shirt somewhere. This has become a cult classic since its release (as it was … More What I Have Been Watching-They Live (1988) Mini Review
Upgrade is a sci-fi action/revenge flick directed by longtime James Wan collaborator, Leigh Whannell. Whannell is the co-creator of successful horror movie franchises (alongside with Wan) like Insidious and, of course, the Saw franchise. He made his feature-length debut with Insidious: Chapter 3 taking over the reins after James Wan left the franchise. Upgrade is … More Upgrade (2018) Movie Review