Tag Archives: Ambient horror

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 21, 2018: The Terror

Tweet A friend told me to prepare myself for AMC’s fact-based miniseries The Terror. He was right. Even though I’ve only watched the first episode, I’m already captivated by the atmosphere. It’s always great to watch movies taking place in … 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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What I Watched; July 13, 2018: The Fog (1980)

Tweet Dean Cundy’s cinematography is stunning. John Carpenter’s score is chilling and atmospheric. It’s a solid, old fashioned ghost story and nobody should take it for anything less or more. John Carpenter’s 1980 offering, The Fog. A perennial favourite.

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