Cutting Class – 6

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Director – Rospo Pallenberg Cast – Jill Schoelen, Brad Pitt, Donovan Leitch, Roddy McDowall, Martin Mull, Brenda James, Mark Barnet, Robert Glaudini, Eric Boles, Dirk Blocker Release Year – 1989 Reviewed by John of the Dead Don’t you just love 80’s cinematic trash?  I sure do!  Cutting Class is one of those films that is so awesomely cheezy its great.  …

Cube – 8.5

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Director – Vincenzo Natali Cast – Nicole De Boer, David Hewlett, Andrew Miller, Maurice Dean Wint, Nicky Guadagn, Wayne Robson, Julian Ritchings Release Year – 1997 Reviewed by John of the Dead Cube is one of the most innovative horror/suspense films in recent times. Releasing in 1997, this film is before it’s time and brought viewers the philosophical and moral …

Congo – 6

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Director – Frank Marshall Cast – Laura Linney, Dylan Walsh, Ernie Hudson, Tim Curry, Grant Heslov, Joe Don Baker, Lorene Noh, Mary Ellen Trainor, Bruce Campbell, Misty Rosas Release Year – 1995 Reviewed by John of the Dead I remember enjoying this film so much as a child given my love for movies involving killer animals. Based on the acclaimed …

Chopping Mall – 6

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Director – Jim Wynorski Cast – Kelli Maroney, Tony O’Dell, Russell Todd, Kerrie Emerson, Barbara Crampton, Nick Segal, John Terlesky, Suzee Slater, Dick Miller Release Year – 1986 Reviewed by John of the Dead Boy does this film bring back memories. I STILL remember being a child and this film freaking me out and quite honestly…giving me nightmares. To this …

Cabin Fever – 8

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Director – Eli Roth Cast – Rider Strong, Jordan Ladd, James DeBello, Cerina Vincent, Joey Kern, Arie Verveen, Robert Harris, Hal Courtney, Matthew Helms, Eli Roth Release Year – 2002 Reviewed by John of the Dead Eli Roth has become a big name in the horror genre, and he owes a fair amount of thanks to his debut film “Cabin …

The Burrowers – 6

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Director – J. T. Petty Cast – Karl Geary, Clancy Brown, Dough Hutchison, Laura Leighton, William Mapother, Sean Patrick Thomas Release Year – 2008 Reviewed by John of the Dead After noticing quite a bit of buzz surrounding this DTV film, I decided to finally give it a shot after constantly passing it over for other films. This film was …

The Burning – 7

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Director – Tony Maylan Cast – Brian Matthews, Leah Ayres, Brian Backer, Larry Joshua, Jason Alexander, Holly Hunter Release Year – 1981 Reviewed by John of the Dead If you know me, you know that I have a strong love for 80’s slasher flicks, as do most horror fanatics.  I however, have an even stronger love for 80’s slasher flicks …

The Broken – 6

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Director – Sean Ellis Cast – Lena Headey, Ulrich Thomsen, Melvil Poupaud, Michelle Duncan, Asier Newman, Richard Jenkins Release Year – 2008 Reviewed by John of the Dead The Broken is one the entries in this year’s After Dark Horrorfest ‘09, the horror film series that has been losing steam every year since it’s much hyped debut in 2005. I …

Bram Stoker’s Dracula – 9

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Director – Francis Ford Coppola Cast – Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Keanu Reeves, Anthony Hopkins, Richard E. Grant, Cary Elwes, Bill Campbell, Sadie Frost, Tom Waits, Monica Bellucci Release Year – 1992 Reviewed by John of the Dead Boy do I just love the idea of a top notch director finally taking the reigns of a horror film after a …

Book of Blood – 5

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Director – John Harrison Cast – Jonas Armstrong, Sophie Ward, Paul Blair, Clive Russell Release Year – 2008 Reviewed by John of the Dead “Book of Blood” is one of the more recent Clive Barker short stories to be adapted into a feature film. This film is an adaptation of his very first short story “Book of Blood”, as well …