Blood & Chocolate – 6

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Director – Katja von Garnier Cast – Agnes Bruckner, Hugh Dancy, Oliver Martinez, Katja Riemann, Bryan Dick, Chris Geere Release Year – 2007 Reviewed by John of the Dead This is a flick somewhat along the lines of the recent romantic vampire film “Twilight”, except Blood and Chocolate has to do with werewolves.  The film follows a pretty girl named …

Bitten – 6.5

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Director – Harvey Glazer Cast – Jason Mewes, Erica Cox, Richard Fitzpatrick, Jordan Madley, Nic Nac, Stuart Stone Release Year – 2008 Reviewed by John of the Dead Here’s a random indie horror flick I found and decided to give it a shot after hearing it was pretty entertaining. After viewing I will tell you this…this is pretty damn funny! …

Below – 6.5

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Director – David Twohy Cast – Matthew Davis, Bruce Greenwood, Olivia Williams, Holt McCannaly, Scott Foley, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Nick Chinlund Release Year – 2002 Reviewed by John of the Dead Here is a film with a horror sub-plot with the setting taking place at sea, which I tend to enjoy, and it is most likely a …

Babysitter Wanted – 7

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Director – Jonas Barnes, Michael Manasseri Cast – Sarah Thompson, Nana Visitor, Jillian Schmitz, Matt Dallas, Bruce Thomas, Kristen Dalton, Kai Caster, Bill Mosely Release Year – 2008 Reviewed by John of the Dead Here’s a pretty new flick I’ve been hearing good stuff about and since I found an opportunity to view it, I just HAD to see it. …

Audition – 7.5

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Director – Takashi Miike Cast – Ryo Ishibashi, Eihi Shina, Tetsu Sawaki, Jun Kinimura, Renji Ishibashi, Miyuki Matsuda Release Year – 1999 Reviewed by John of the Dead I saw this movie quite a few years back and decided it I should definitely give it another watch to “refresh” my perception of this film.  I am very glad I chose …

Army of Darkness – 9

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Director – Sam Raimi Cast – Bruce Campbell, Embeth Davidtz, Marcus Gilbert, Ian Abercrombie, Richard Grove, Timothy Patrick Quill, Ted Raimi Release Year – 1992 Reviewed by John of the Dead After the putting out two of the greatest horror films of all time, “The Evil Dead” & “Evil Dead II“, director Sam Raimi and his leading man Bruce Campbell …

Antichrist – 8

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Director – Lars Von Trier Cast – Willem Dafoe, Charlotte Gainsburg Release Year – 2009 Reviewed by John of the Dead Probably the most talked about “non-wide release” film of the year, Antichrist wowed the crowds at Cannes Film Festival this year and is a prime example of a love/hate film.  Most of this film’s viewings at Cannes consisted of …

Amityville II: The Possession – 7

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Director – Damiano Damiani Cast – James Olson, Jack Magner, Burt Young, Rutanya Alda, Andrew Prine, Diane Franklin, Moses Gunn Release Year – 1982 Reviewed by John of the Dead Three years after the cult success of The Amityville Horror, Italian director Damiano Damiani gave us Amityville II: The Possession, which I steadfastly believe to be BETTER than it’s predecessor.  …

The Alphabet Killer – 6

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Director – Rob Schmidt Cast – Eliza Dushku, Cary Elwes, Timothy Hutton, Michael Ironside, Bill Mosely, Carl Lumbly Release Year – 2008 Reviewed by John of the Dead I’ve seen this film displayed quite a few times at local video stores and “RedBox” locations, but was always iffy on whether I should rent it. I personally love serial killer movies, …

All The Boys Love Mandy Lane – 6.5

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Director – Jonathan Levine Cast – Amber Heard, Anson Mount, Whitney Able, Michael Welch, Edwin Hodge, Aaron Himelstein, Like Grimes, Melissa Price, Adam Powell Release Year – 2006 Reviewed by John of the Dead Here is a film I had been hearing about for quite some time and FINALLY got a chance go view it. I am a big fan …