Tweet Over the years of being bombarded with vampire movies, I have (and I’m sure I’m not alone here) become a bit tired of them and the usual formula. So, when I was sent the French-language vampire film Chimeres and asked to review it, I wasn’t unenthusiastic, but I didn’t feel about it the way I did […]
“The children of the night – what music they make!”
What happens when Dracula marries the Queen of England?
It’s trashy vampire romance with an extra-steaming helping of trash.
Forget the sparkles, this is vampire romance done right.
When a lightning strike destroys his office, Teddy London thinks he’s out of business for good. Little does he know he’s just getting started…
“How was the show, Mrs. Lincoln?”
As the weather gets colder, my thoughts turn to rites of springtime…which, my mind being the corkscrew it is, leads me into thinking about pagan fertility cults, which leads me into thinking about movies involving the survival of pagan fertility cults
Tweet I personally hold the original Fright Night in high esteem. It is one of those films that really clicks with me and is one that I can watch numerous times without getting bored. It has everything that I could want in a film of this caliber by including sex, gore, comedy, vampires, and nudity. […]
Making You Shit Your Undies & Then Buy New Ones.
Tweet “Hey couch potatoes it’s me, Dr. Shock, your Midnight Mental Maniac, your Marauder of Mayhem, your Lieutenant of Lunacy, your Prince of Puns!” So began many a Saturday nights on WUPW Fox 36 in Toledo, Ohio when Dr. Shock’s X-ray Chiller Theatre hit the airwaves. From 1989 till 1992 Dr. Shock and his cast […]
Tweet In Romanian folklore, strigoi are souls of deceived people who are given magical powers to return to the land of the living and seek revenge for the wrongs that they were dealt. Some of these powers include invincibility, the ability to transform into an animal, and the desire to feed on the blood of […]
Tweet It was a brisk winter day here in Brisbane, Australia and the leaves were beginning to change their color in order to adapt to the cooler weather that has invaded Australia’s tropical climate. The air moved quickly around me as I made my way up the path from the main building on campus. I […]
Tweet Breaking Glass Pictures will release director Faye Jackson’s vampire tale Strigoi: The Undead on DVD August 2 under the Vicious Circl Films label. The dark comedy follows the quirky inhabitants of a Romanian village who learn that there are vampires among them. Synopsis: After failing to start a life of his own, 20-something Vlad […]
Tweet I was vaguely familiar with IWC Films before I turned on the current Tempe release of their two feature length movies, Die and Let Live and Raising the Stakes. Previously purchasing (and enjoying) the short-film compilations Faces of Schlock I and II, where IWC Films contributed two shorts, I had higher expectations for these films. I am happy to report that both movies […]