Category Archives: Demons

What I Watched; August 26, 2018: The Housemaid & The Lodgers

Tweet Nicely photographed and atmospheric but with a tendency to veer toward a developing romance and not the horrors the house and its inhabitants wrought. Another beautifully executed horror feature from Ireland. Streaming on Netflix (Canada).  It does fray a … Continue reading

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What I Watched; July 23, 2018: Ghost Ship

Tweet I’ve wanted to see Ghost Ship in widescreen for years. Finally I got the chance. Some impressive bits here and there, but mostly derivative.  Where to start… Well, the transfer is pretty good. Thanks, Severin Films.  

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Research & Relaxation 2018

Tweet I’ve begun an in depth research period for my horror script. A trip to my favourite BMV store provided the above titles, and Indigo and Amazon filled out the remaining titles I was searching for. In the last week … Continue reading

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What I Watched; July 17, 2018: Prince Of Darkness

Tweet I hate to admit it, but the actors aren’t able to keep up with the horror here, and a great premise, beautifully articulated, is sabotaged by sub-mediocre performances. Prince Of Darkness finds John Carpenter working with a new cinematographer, … Continue reading

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