Category Horror Movies

The Lazarus Effect

“You are playing God with a bunch of dead animals. You had to know this was coming.”  In which a jovial lab-science crew develops a chemical compound for resurrection…yet are taken unawares by the supernatural consequences Personal Rating: c- Rating: PG-13 Runtime: 1hr 23 mins. Genre: Sci-fi/Horror/Thriller hybrid Directed By: David Gelb Starring: Mark Duplass, Olivia Wilde, Ethan Hawke, Donald […]

Daybreakers

Personal Rating: c Released: January 8 2009 Runtime: 98 mins. Rating: R Genre: Sci-fi/Horror hybrid Directed By: Michael & Peter Spierig Starring: Ethan Hawke; Sam Neill; Willem Dafoe Unfortunately Daybreakers swerved me in this direction in its beautiful and futuristic Chrysler, literally and figuratively. The film itself – as far as the genre goes  – […]

The Conjuring 2 (2016)

Personal Rating: c- Runtime: 2hrs 14 mins. Rating: R Genre: Horror/Mystery/Thriller Directed By: James Wan Starring: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Madison Wolfe Okay…they’re cool and all but Ed and Lorraine need to stop. They consistently do the utmost. I’m not sure what’s with this Insidious/Conjuring/Annabelle/Ouija conglomerate making the same kind of movie 6 times…BUT this sequel is […]

The Purge: Election Year (2016)

Personal Rating: f- Runtime: 1hr 45 mins. Rating: R Directed By: James DeMonaco  Genre: Horror/Sci-Fi/Thriller Starring: Frank Grillo, Elizabeth Mitchell, Mykelti Williamson, Joseph Julian Soria Despite the one that came before I was surprisingly hype for this sequel. But what can I say about Purge (3) Election Year? This movie dragged for me. I didn’t appreciate […]

Class of Nuke ‘Em High (1986)

Personal Rating: d Runtime: 1h 36 min Rating: R Genre: Sci-Fi/80’s/Horror Directors: Lloyd Kaufman, Richard W. Haines, Michael Herz Starring: Janelle Brady, Gil Brenton, Robert Prichard “Remember those guys – they were the Honor Society.” Okay Troma Entertainment or Troll Entertainment…? I know this is a cult classic or #whatever, but it’s a pretty typical 80’s horror high […]