Category Archives: Movies

The Desolation of Smaug: A Discussion of Expectations

It is not often I see a movie close enough to release to be able to review it, but there seems to be an exception to this rule when it comes to the Middle-Earth movies. I saw Fellowship of the … Continue reading

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Cracked: Five Ugly Truths of Superhero Movies

Somewhat related to tonight’s discussion on superhero fantasy. — CJKC

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Movie Recommendation: Hansel and Gretel (2007)

No, I’m not going back on my rants against Disneyfucation of good folk and fairy tales with this review. That’s something I can’t ever see happening. No, this time I’m here to tell you of a regrettably little-known Korean horror … Continue reading

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Movie Review: We Are What We Are

This is a day or two after Hallowe’en, but I don’t recall ever thinking that we had to limit ourselves. Horror, the unknown, the supernatural, the all-too-natural… all of that happens year-round. Segregating horror to one month a year, or … Continue reading

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Byzantium–Just Another Vampire Movie?

For those of you out there that know me well, you know how much I love vampire stories. Yes, I’m one of those people that will probably read/watch something just because it has vampires in it. Do I think vampires … Continue reading

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New (to Me) Blog: The Days and Nights of kashmirgirl1976

I discovered this blog this evening, after she discovered us. She has a nice write-up this month of horror movies, and I recommend checking it out. Though I’m not sure I can trust her… she says that there might be … Continue reading

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Steampunk and The City of Lost Children

I’ve mentioned before that La Cité des Enfants Perdus is one of my favorite fantasy films.  La Cité des Enfants Perdus is a French film directed by Caro and Jeunet. And if you’ve never seen a Caro and Jeunet film … Continue reading

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