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Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 21%

Into The Storm (2014)

"There are clichés, shameless emotion manipulation and cardboard cutout characters; but the moments of suspense and the renderings of relentless killer storms are at times truly breathtaking."

Posted Aug 8, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

2 7%

I Know Who Killed Me (2007)

"There's a special kind of effort that must go into turning out a flick this impossibly bad."

Posted Jul 18, 2014

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

3 58%

The Purge: Anarchy (2014)

"The Purge: Anarchy stands firm on its own two feet and has more in common with classics like The Warriors and Escape From New York"

Posted Jul 17, 2014

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

4 40%

Beneath (2014)

"A good thriller for a dark night of Netflixing."

Posted Jul 15, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

5 28%

Deliver Us from Evil (2014)

"But if you're a sucker for the subject matter, you'll probably want to check it out anyway."

Posted Jul 2, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

6 33%

Anna (2014)

"A nice throwback to old school suspensers like Altered States and Brainscan."

Posted Jun 8, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

7 ——

Joy Ride 3 (Unrated) (2014)

"Joy Ride 3 is a serviceable enough gore fest and the actors are all up to par."

Posted Jun 8, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

8 26%

Cabin Fever 3: Patient Zero (2014)

"Adds fresh blood to the proceedings yet stays true to the formula of the original."

Posted Jun 8, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

9 80%

Delivery: The Beast Within (2014)

"Thoroughly unsettling, emotionally poignant and incredibly startling in the finish, Delivery delivers the goods - though it might just have you stocking up on Durex."

Posted Jun 2, 2014

Gareth Jones

10 33%

Stage Fright (2014)

"If you're a sucker for singing and slashing, you're likely to like Stage Fright."

Posted Apr 30, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

11 36%

The Quiet Ones (2014)

"Though The Quiet Ones does not quite work as a throwback to Hammer's heyday, it does, however, serve its purpose as a decent time-waster."

Posted Apr 24, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

12 59%

13 Sins (2014)

"The ending peters out a bit, but if you enjoy a little sadistic horror with a touch of humor, then 13 Sins is a fun enough time waster."

Posted Mar 27, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

13 79%

The Raid 2 (2014)

"... it'll please a lot of fans."

Posted Mar 25, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

14 48%

RoboCop (2014)

"RoboCop is worth a look on the big screen for the visual spectacle, but for the visceral satire you're better off revisiting the original."

Posted Feb 11, 2014

Staci Layne Wilson

15 79%

Big Ass Spider! (2013)

"Director Mike Mendez brings his homage to those wacky creepy-crawly flicks of yesteryear to life with enough energy for several films."

Posted Jan 6, 2014

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

16 38%

Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014)

"It's nothing short of an absolute gift to the passionate fans of this storied franchise. The Marked Ones proves without a shadow of a doubt that Paranormal Activity is back in top form... with a wicked and evil vengeance."

Posted Dec 30, 2013

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

17 50%

Contracted (2013)

"Contracted goes all-out on the gross-out."

Posted Nov 27, 2013

Staci Layne Wilson

18 20%

The Last Days On Mars (2013)

"Lacking the suspense and grip of flicks like The Thing or even minimalist stranded-in-space cinema like Moon, Last Days is saved from total tedium only by competent first-time director Ruairi Robinson and its stellar cast."

Posted Nov 14, 2013

Staci Layne Wilson

19 86%

In Fear (2014)

"If you like edge-of-your-seat thrillers, this is one ride you're going to want to take. " EDIT

Posted Nov 4, 2013

20 49%

Carrie (2013)

"People who haven't seen the original will love it, and people who have seen the original should at least like it."

Posted Oct 17, 2013

Staci Layne Wilson

21 59%

Riddick (2013)

"Riddick is just a total blast and undoubtedly the sequel Chronicles of Riddick should have been; long-time fans of this series will go home happy"

Posted Sep 4, 2013

Heather Wixson

22 89%

The World's End (2013)

"A wonderfully touching and hilarious final chapter to Wright's Cornetto Trilogy, The World's End is a truly satisfying exploration of nostalgia and friendship"

Posted Jul 26, 2013

Heather Wixson

23 80%

Europa Report (2013)

"Skip this one until you happen to catch it for free on cable."

Posted Jul 10, 2013

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

24 72%

Pacific Rim (2013)

"Pacific Rim is an awesome good time that will leave you cheering. It's one of the few perfect summer films in existence. See it on the big screen. Yes, even pay the extra for 3D. Bask in its fun and glory."

Posted Jul 9, 2013

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

25 86%

The Conjuring (2013)

"The Conjuring is a masterclass in absolute terror that's destined to become a classic within the genre."

Posted Jun 24, 2013

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

26 ——

Kill Me Now (2012)

"For anyone out there looking for fun and unusual indie horror movie, I'd definitely recommend Kill Me Now if you're looking for laughs and not gore."

Posted Jun 12, 2013

Heather Wixson

27 54%

Oblivion (2013)

"Oblivion is just a hot mess of a movie."

Posted Jun 12, 2013

Heather Wixson

28 ——

Dark Feed (2013)

"Dark Feed is pretty enjoyable as soon as everyone begins to go batshit crazy and the violence kicks into high gear."

Posted Jun 12, 2013

Heather Wixson

29 ——

Dark Circles (2013)

"There's still a lot of good stuff going on Dark Circles that would make for a fun, rainy day movie to enjoy while curled up on your couc"

Posted Jun 12, 2013

Heather Wixson

30 ——

Sadako 3D (2013)

"Sadako 3D is like having beer goggles that possess the miraculous power to make even the silliest of CG deers look absolutely terrifying."

Posted Jun 12, 2013

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

31 22%

Rapture-Palooza (2013)

"Rapture-Palooza is a film worth sticking though as the third act goes for broke and delivers many of the story's biggest laughs, ending far stronger than it started."

Posted Jun 12, 2013

Heather Wixson

32 68%

World War Z (2013)

"Pitt makes for a compelling onscreen presence as usual and Director Forster definitely delivers some truly wondrous moments of cinematic spectacle in WWZ that make for a movie that's worth experiencing on the big screen"

Posted Jun 12, 2013

Heather Wixson

33 55%

Hatchet III (2013)

"The flick delivers an epic-sized bloodbath that's top to bottom fun, laughs, action, and gore. It serves as a bloody exclamation point to one of modern horror's best trilogies."

Posted Jun 12, 2013

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

34 44%

Stitches (2013)

"A truly inventive old-school horror/comedy that features some of the bloodiest and crazy awesome kills I've seen in some time."

Posted Apr 2, 2013

Heather Wixson

35 67%

+1 (2013)

"Love it or hate it, there's one thing guaranteed- Plus One is anything but boring"

Posted Mar 20, 2013

Heather Wixson

36 62%

Evil Dead (2013)

"It is downright intense, at some points even terrifying and by far one of the most brutal flicks I can remember seeing on the big screen in ages"

Posted Mar 9, 2013

Heather Wixson

37 ——

Gangsters, Guns & Zombies ()

"Co-writer and director Mitchell clearly wears his zombie-loving heart on his sleeve with his efforts on Gangsters, Guns and Zombies, and the results are a rather clever and fun flick with plenty of homages, heart and enthusiasm"

Posted Mar 6, 2013

Heather Wixson

38 10%

A Haunted House (2013)

"A Haunted House is probably one of the more obvious horror spoofs in the last few years and makes the Scary Movie flicks look like Oscar bait."

Posted Mar 6, 2013

Heather Wixson

39 65%

Mama (2013)

"Die-hard del Toro fans will need little convincing to show up in theaters this weekend and should be mostly happy with Mama."

Posted Mar 6, 2013

Heather Wixson

40 ——

Mimesis (2013)

"In the end we have a movie with an excellent premise that's executed in the most standard of ways. "

Posted Mar 6, 2013

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

41 69%

Stoker (2013)

"[Director] Park fans will undoubtedly delight in Stoker's striking visuals and Park's haunting exploration of how human monsters are made, making an unforgettable thriller by one of the finest modern filmmakers out there working today."

Posted Mar 6, 2013

Heather Wixson

42 19%

The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia (2013)

"The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia is a good time killer and perfect for a rainy day inside"

Posted Mar 6, 2013

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

43 65%

Cherry Tree Lane (2013)

"The film flounders under the weight of two underwhelming and prickly protagonists who are as illogical as they are unlikable"

Posted Mar 6, 2013

Heather Wixson

44 55%

Would You Rather (2013)

"It's smart, slick and delightfully sick with a horrific but compelling game of survival that manages to give audiences a little food for thought along with their horror"

Posted Mar 6, 2013

Heather Wixson

45 ——

Prison (1988)

"Prison is a gritty and gorgeous horror flick that's not only well acted and engaging but also delivers some shockingly fun and grisly deaths."

Posted Mar 6, 2013

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

46 39%

Dark Skies (2013)

"You might end up being as surprised as I was by how much there really was to like about Dark Skies once we get past all the melodrama"

Posted Feb 22, 2013

Heather Wixson

47 80%

Warm Bodies (2013)

"Warm Bodies' new spin on some very familiar zombie tropes makes for a rather enjoyable time regardless of its shortcomings."

Posted Jan 31, 2013

Heather Wixson

48 ——

Outpost: Black Sun (2012)

"This sequel doesn't offer up enough horror to make this a particularly interesting viewing at all. "

Posted Dec 1, 2012

Heather Wixson

49 49%

The Man With the Iron Fists (2012)

"For those who grew up on a steady diet of kung fu movies, The Man with the Iron Fists is everything you'd want in a modern fight flick and more."

Posted Nov 3, 2012

Heather Wixson

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