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Zombeavers – 7

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Director – Jordan Rubin Cast – Rachel Melvin, Cortney Palm, Lexi Atkins, Hutch Dano, Jake Weary, Peter Gilroy, Rex Linn, Brent Briscoe, Phyllis Katz, Robert R. Shafer, Bill Burr, John Mayer Release Year – 2015 Reviewed by John of the Dead Horror films about killer animals have their place, and have seen quite the variety. Killer grizzlies, great white sharks, …

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Creep (2015) – 7

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Director – Patrick Brice Cast – Patrick Brice, Mark Duplass Release Year – 2015 Reviewed by John of the Dead I will admit that Mark Duplass is the reason I watched this film. Found footage flicks are a dime a dozen these days and nearly the entire dozen are garbage. However, I gave this one a chance because I was …

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Monsters: Dark Continent – 4

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Director – Tom Green Cast – Johnny Harris, Sam Keeley, Joe Dempsie, Kyle Soller, Nicholas Pinnock, Parker Sawyers, Philip Arditti, Sofia Boutella, Michaela Coel Release Year – 2015 Reviewed by John of the Dead In 2010 Gareth Edwards (Godzilla) gave us the horror/drama indie film Monsters, where a couple vacationing in Mexico must trek across the land to safety after …

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The Gallows – 4

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Director – Travis Cluff, Chris Lofing Cast – Reese Mishler, Pfiefer Brown, Ryan Shoos, Cassidy Gifford, Travis Cluff, Price T. Morgan, Theo Burkhardt, David Herrera Release Year – 2015 Reviewed by John of the Dead Normally, genre fans applaud Hollywood when an independently made horror film on a minimal budget is picked up by distributors for distribution, which was the …

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Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid – 4

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Director – Dwight H. Little Cast – Johnny Messner, KaDee Strickland, Matthew Marsden, Nicholas Gonzalez, Eugene Byrd, Karl Yune, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Morris Chestnut, Andy Anderson Release Year – 2004 Reviewed by John of the Dead I don’t know why, but Hollywood apparently felt it necessary to release a sequel to the popular 1997 film Anaconda a whole seven years after …

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The Blob (1988) – 8

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Director – Chuck Russell Cast – Kevin Dillon, Shawnee Smith, Donovan Leitch Jr., Jeffrey DeMunn, Candy Clark, Joe Seneca, Del Close, Paul McCrane, Sharon Spelmon, Beau Billingslea, Art LaFleur, Ricky Paull Goldin, Bill Moseley Release Year – 1988 Reviewed by John of the Dead The 1953 classic version of The Blob, which starred Steve McQueen, is one of the genre’s …

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Jurassic Park III – 7

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Director – Joe Johnston Cast – Sam Neill, William H. Macy, Téa Leoni, Alessandro Nivola, Trevor Morgan, Michael Jeter, Bruce A. Young, Laura Dern Release Year – 2001 Reviewed by John of the Dead It is considered the worst of the four films in the series, but I really enjoy Jurassic Park III. It is the first to not use …

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The Lost World: Jurassic Park – 7

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Director – Steven Spielberg Cast – Jeff Goldblum, Julianne Moore, Pete Postlethwaite, Arliss Howard, Richard Attenborough, Vince Vaughn, Vanessa Lee Chester, Peter Stormare, Harvey Jason, Richard Schiff, Thomas F. Duffy Release Year – 1997 Reviewed by John of the Dead Four years after the wildly successful Jurassic Park, Steven Spielberg and writer David Koepp returned with The Lost World: Jurassic …

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Spring – 8

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Director – Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead Cast – Lou Taylor Pucci, Nadia Hilker, Vanessa Bednar, Shane Brady, Francesco Carnelutti, Vinny Curran, Augie Duke, Jeremy Gardner Release Year – Reviewed by John of the Dead Spring is the newest film from the duo behind notable indie film Resolution and the “Bonestorm” segment of VHS: Viral – Justin Benson and Aaron Moorehead. …

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Killer Legends – 7

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Director – Joshua Zeman Cast – Joshua Zeman, Rachel Mills, Stephen Winick Release Year – 2014 Reviewed by John of the Dead Roughly five years after his 2009 film Cropsey, documentary filmmaker Joshua Zeman returns with another effort involving urban legends, titled Killer Legends. This time, instead of focusing on one legend like he did with Cropsey, he and researcher …