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In The Name Of Stephen King: The Shining (1980)/ The Shining (1997)

The Shining (1980) All work and no play make Jack a dull boy I don’t like Stephen King. Not personally as I have never met him, but his writing, or more to the point, his endings. He is a writer… (Read more)

Retro Review: The Vampire’s Night (1973)

In The Vampire’s Night , an isolated mountain village. During a funeral service, the coffin falls, cracking open, revealing a maggot and worm infested skeleton. The townspeople run in terror (Cause that’s what you do). Cut to a small bus… (Read more)

With this Ring, We be Dead: The Devil’s Wedding Night (1973)

“Dark desires unleash the legions of lucifer!” Sometimes, especially in the 70’s, a movie poster will scream that the film is about one thing when it’s actually about something else. I can’t tell you how many times I came across… (Read more)

Retro Reviews: MALEVOLENCE (2004)

“He’s in the closet, waiting…patiently” In 2004 I was knee deep into “Weird New Jersey” magazine. It was the most fascinating read I had come across in a long time. One evening while researching one of the legends online I… (Read more)

Obsession Jersey style: Red State (2011)

“YOU SAID THIS WAS GONNA BE A SIMPLE IN AND OUT. SIMPLE JUST SHIT ITSELF!” Why do we love horror? It’s hard to say, different people love it for different reasons. Most psychologists will say it’s healthy because it releases… (Read more)

Retro Review: Lady Frankenstein (1972)

“Could you love me?” “Yes. If you looked like Thomas.” Every now and again you come across a film that you love and can’t wait to share with the rest of the world, and when you do, nobody has heard… (Read more)

Knives, Knickers and Knockers: The Flesh and Blood Show (1972)

  “you’re wasting time.”   “I should keep something on…” You really can’t enjoy 70’s cinema without talking about Peter Walker. I always felt he was a strange hybrid of Russ Meyer and Gordon Hessler, but more talented than either… (Read more)