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Scream: The TV Series (Season 2) – 7

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Director – Jamie Travis, Brian Dannelly, Rodman Flender, Leigh Janiak, Oz Scott, E.L. Katz, Gil Kenan, Kevin Kolsch, Patrick Lussier, Scott Speer, Daniel Stamm, Dennis Widmyer Cast – Willa Fitzgerald, Bex Taylor-Klaus, John Karna, Carlson Young, Tracy Middendorf, Amadeus Serafini, Mike Vaughn, Santiago Segura, Anthony Ruivivar, Sean Grandillo, Tom Maden, Bryan Batt, Kiana Ledé, Alec Rayme, Austin Highsmith, Larry Bourne …

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They’re Watching – 6

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Director – Jay Lender, Micah Wright Cast – Brigid Brannagh, David Alpay, Kris Lemche, Carrie Genzel, Mia Faith, Dimitri Diatchenko, Cristian Balint Release Year – 2016 Reviewed by John of the Dead They’re Watching garnered some decent reviews from horror fans overall, so I figured I would give this a watch and satisfy my occasional craving for found-footage flicks (the …

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I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House – 6

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Director – Oz Perkins Cast – Ruth Wilson, Paula Prentiss, Lucy Boynton, Bob Balaban, Brad Milne, Erin Boyes Release Year – 2016 Reviewed by John of the Dead From writer/director Oz Perkins, the son of Psycho actor Anthony Perkins, comes I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House. This is his sophomore effort after The Blackcoat’s Daughter, which …

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Ouija: Origin of Evil – 7

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Director – Mike Flanagan Cast – Annalise Basso, Elizabeth Reaser, Lulu Wilson, Henry Thomas, Parker Mack, Halle Charlton, Alexis G. Zall, Doug Jones, Kate Siegel, Sam Anderson Release Year – 2016 Reviewed by John of the Dead Like most people, I was not happy to hear of an additional film being added to the Ouija franchise. As one of 2015’s …

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Turkey Shoot – 7

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Director – Brian Trenchard-Smith Cast – Steve Railsback, Olivia Hussey, Michael Craig, Carmen Duncan, Noel Ferrier, Lynda Stoner, Roger Ward, Michael Petrovitch, Gus Mercurio, John Ley, Bill Young Release Year – 1983 Reviewed by John of the Dead Every now and then I throw an Ozploitation (Australian exploitation) flick into the mix, and I am glad I gave Turkey Shoot …

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Gothic – 7

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Director – Ken Russell Cast – Gabriel Byrne, Julian Sands, Natasha Richardson, Myriam Cyr, Timothy Spall, Alec Mango, Andreas Wisniewski, Dexter Fletcher, Pascal King Release Year – 1987 Reviewed by John of the Dead The name says it all. If you are a fan of gothic horror then this is a pretty cool film that should be right up your …

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Witching & Bitching – 8

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Director – Alex de la Iglesia Cast – Hugo Silva, Mario Casas, Pepón Nieto, Carolina Bang, Terele Pávez, Jaime Ordóñez, Gabriel Ángel Delgado, Santiago Segura, Macarena Gómez, Sacun de la Rosa, Javier Botet, Enrique Villén, Carlos Areces, Manuel Tallafé, María Barranco Release Year – 2014 Reviewed by John of the Dead This film has been on my queue for at …

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Baskin – 7

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Director – Can Evrenol Cast – Gorkem Kasal, Ergun Kuyucu, Muharrem Bayrak, Mehmet Cerrahoglu, Fatih Dokgöz, Sabahattin Yakut, Berat Efe Parlar, Sevket Suha Tezel Release Year – 2016 Reviewed by John of the Dead A friend of mine told me I had to check out this crazy Turkish horror film that is currently trending on streaming sites (viewed via Netflix). …

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The Invitation – 7

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Director – Karyn Kusama Cast – Logan Marshall-Green, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Tammy Blanchard, Michiel Huisman, John Carroll Lynch, Lindsay Burdge, Michelle Krusiec, Mike Doyle, Jordi Vilasuso, Jay Larson, Marieh Delfino, Aiden Lovekamp, Danielle Camastra Release Year – 2016 Reviewed by John of the Dead While I’m a fan of slashers, creatures, and zombies, I occasionally crave the slow-burn horror/thrillers like The …

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The Disappointments Room – 3

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Director – D.J. Caruso Cast – Kate Beckinsale, Mel Raido, Duncan Joiner, Ella Jones, Michaela Conlin, Marcia DeRousse, Michael Landes, Robert McRary Release Year – 2016 Reviewed by John of the Dead I was actually somewhat excited to watch this because it stars Kate Beckinsale and involves an element I love to see: people moving into a home with a …