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Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 17%

Hellraiser 3: Hell on Earth (1992)

"Hellraiser III is one of my least favorite flicks in the franchise, mainly because it's just plain goofy."

Posted Aug 14, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

2 ——

Scorpius Gigantus ()

"It's so rushed, so awkward, so out of the blue that the film's tedium turns momentarily entertaining just because of the stupidity of it all."

Posted Aug 5, 2006

The Foywonder

3 29%

Silent Hill (2006)

"The journey to Silent Hill is one that should be made several times. Having sat through it three times myself , I can honestly say it gets better with repeated viewing."

Posted Aug 5, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

4 ——

Cello (Chello hongmijoo ilga salinsagan) (2006)

"Cello may be surfing in on the backwash of a dying subgenre, but it has just enough going to keep it afloat."

Posted Aug 5, 2006

Andrew Kasch

5 63%

Dellamorte Dellamore (Cemetery Man) (Demons '95) (Of Death, of Love) (1996)

"what makes the movie so different and memorable is the fact that the humor inherit in the situation these characters find themselves in is played to the hilt."

Posted Jul 29, 2006

Johnny Butane

6 39%

Birth (2004)

Posted Jul 29, 2006

Staci Layne Wilson

7 37%

Scary Movie 4 (2006)

"Everything is just as dumb. Now it's just a bit longer."

Posted Jul 27, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

8 22%

The Tooth Fairy (2006)

"No one's trying to reinvent the wheel here, just keep it rolling. And it rolls down a pretty blood-splattered path."

Posted Jul 26, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

9 60%

And Now the Screaming Starts (1973)

"It might not quite earn the designation of a "classic," but And Now... stands the test of time and holds up quite well."

Posted Jul 26, 2006

Debi Moore

10 ——

Seven Mummies (7 Mummies) (2006)

"Forget 7 Mummies - this film is all about the 7 P's: poor, pointless, plodding, putrid, pungent, punishing, and pathetic."

Posted Jul 26, 2006

The Foywonder

11 46%

Edmond (2005)

"Dealing with issues of human disconnectedness and racism, Edmond could have been the next Crash if it weren't laced with such a desire to offend."

Posted Jul 24, 2006

Andy Mauro

12 85%

The Omen (1976)

"The Omen Collector's Edition DVD is a must for the fanatic, but everyone else may want to make do with what they have."

Posted Jul 21, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

13 ——

Masters of Horror - Dario Argento: Jenifer (2006)

"TV episode review - This is a great exploitation piece. One with a weak script, some broad characterizations, and choice cop dialogue"

Posted Jul 21, 2006

Ryan Rotten

14 ——

Tales from the Crypt - The Complete Third Season (2006)

"As a horror fan you just can't help but have fun, and as such every episode of this series should be sitting proudly on display in your DVD library."

Posted Jul 21, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

15 ——

Tales from the Crypt - The Complete First Season (2005)

"Horror, in the short story format, has always proven to be more effective."

Posted Jul 21, 2006

Ryan Rotten

16 90%

The Living and the Dead (2007)

"The film is filled with the types of mundane, believable horrors that affect an audience in ways no regular horror movie could hope to achieve."

Posted Jul 21, 2006

Andy Mauro

17 92%

Pusher III: I Am The Angel of Death (2005)

"You don't need to see them all to see Pusher 3. There are This is great third entry in a series that is of consistent quality through and through." EDIT

Posted Jul 21, 2006

18 ——

Masters of Horror - Larry Cohen: Pick Me Up (2006)

"The dialogue is weak throughout, the story is just plain dull, and the ending falls flat on its face. It's a shame such good acting was wasted on this truly boring episode."

Posted Jul 21, 2006

Debi Moore

19 ——

Masters of Horror - Lucky McKee: Sick Girl (2006)

"It gives us all a chance to see what McKee can do with a small budget and only a few days to shoot."

Posted Jul 21, 2006

Debi Moore

20 ——

Masters of Horror - John Landis: Deer Woman (2006)

"Its concept may verge on silliness, but its success lies in Landis' ability to infuse it with enough realism to engage the audience"

Posted Jul 21, 2006

Debi Moore

21 ——

Medium (TV SHOW) ()

"Even if you've been watching Medium since its debut, the series is so rich with character and content that repeated viewings will only enhance your appreciation for it."

Posted Jul 20, 2006

Debi Moore

22 ——

Tales from the Crypt - The Complete Fourth Season (2006)

"On the whole Tales from the Crypt: Season Four has a nagging tendency to disappoint."

Posted Jul 20, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

23 ——

Mr. Jingles (2006)

"Before you even think about renting Mr. Jingles, just stop and think about all the things that $5 could get you."

Posted Jul 20, 2006

The Foywonder

24 ——

Stomp! Shout! Scream! ()

"Perhaps a tad over hyped, but a fun time no less in spite of some third act issues."

Posted Jul 20, 2006

The Foywonder

25 ——

Scarred (2004)

"If it's a slasher flick that you're in the mood for then I suppose you could do a lot worse than Scarred. You could also do a lot better."

Posted Jul 20, 2006

The Foywonder

26 ——

The Sisterhood: Pledge of Evil (2004)

"The Sisterhood represents a new low even by David DeCoteau standards."

Posted Jul 20, 2006

The Foywonder

27 ——

Cheerleader Camp (1988)

"But if the audience were to slip a dollar into a peep show booth for instant satisfaction from this `80s slasher reject, it's likely they'd be asking for their money back."

Posted Jul 20, 2006

Ryan Rotten

28 50%

Headspace (2005)

"Overall this is the kind of movie I wish could come from indie filmmakers more often."

Posted Jul 20, 2006

Johnny Butane

29 14%

Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers (1989)

"Good DVD, bad movie, do what you will."

Posted Jul 19, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

30 29%

Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)

"Even though the movie is just OK by many standards, it is cool that it is finally getting the definitive DVD release Halloween historians have been waiting for."

Posted Jul 19, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

31 ——

Small Gauge Trauma (2006)

"If you're a fan of short films or are just in dire need to see something different, damnit, get your *** out there and pick up Small Gauge Trauma."

Posted Jul 19, 2006

Johnny Butane

32 94%

Halloween (1978)

"Short of having Jamie Lee Curtis come to their house and watch the movie with them, I honestly cannot think of anything else my fellow Halloween devotees could want."

Posted Jul 19, 2006

Debi Moore

33 ——

The Damned (2006)

"The Damned is one truly appropriate title, as this movie is indeed damned. If you watch it, then you're damned too."

Posted Jul 19, 2006

The Foywonder

34 60%

Asylum (1972)

"Regardless of age, a mediocre movie is still a mediocre movie."

Posted Jul 19, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

35 67%

Isolation (2006)

"Isolation is a great film that shifts effortlessly from brooding and dramatic darkness to edge of your seat action." EDIT

Posted Jul 19, 2006

36 60%

Subject Two (2006)

"Subject Two makes for an oddly inert viewing experience."

Posted Jul 19, 2006

Andy Mauro

37 ——

Ghost Hunters - Complete First Season (2005)

"The series is the best of its kind, and having them all collected together is worth the price of the DVD set."

Posted Jul 14, 2006

Johnny Butane

38 50%

The Hills Have Eyes (2006)

"Alexandre Aja's version of the Wes Craven classic The Hills Have Eyes does all that and then some."

Posted Jul 14, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

39 ——

Sars Wars: Bangkok Zombie Crisis (Khun krabii hiiroh) (2006)

"Do yourself a favor catch SARS Wars however you can; respiratory failure has never been so much fun."

Posted Jul 13, 2006

Andy Mauro

40 74%

Monster House (2006)

"Monster House is the Real McCoy - a clever combo of wit and eye candy that will entertain all ages. Give it a chance. It'll surprise you."

Posted Jul 13, 2006

Andrew Kasch

41 0%

I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer (2006)

"You watch it, it kills time, you have some fun, it ends, and you forget it."

Posted Jul 13, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

42 33%

White of the Eye (1987)

"The bottom line is that you have to see this movie."

Posted Jul 13, 2006

Johnny Butane

43 69%

The Woods (2006)

"The Woods is solid and satisfying. Chillingly punctuated by vivid nightmare sequences and harrowing confrontations."

Posted Jul 13, 2006

Michelle Lee

44 69%

Y˘kai daisens˘ (The Great Yokai War) (2005)

"The end product packs enough punch to please both children and Miike fans alike. That in itself is a great achievment."

Posted Jul 12, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

45 43%

Final Destination 3 (2006)

"Whether you're a fan of this franchise or just someone looking for a good, yet somewhat dumb ride, Final Destination 3 is your hot ticket for a little bit of ghoulish fun."

Posted Jul 12, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

46 6%

A Sound of Thunder (2005)

"I can only imagine Ray Bradbury actually sitting down to watch this and repeatedly slapping his forehead as the film goes on."

Posted Jul 11, 2006

The Foywonder

47 58%

Night Watch (Nochnoi Dozor) (2006)

"It seems to be a case of love it or hate it, and I am firmly in the camp of the former."

Posted Jul 10, 2006

Debi Moore

48 ——

Masters of Horror - Joe Dante: Homecoming (2006)

"Homecoming represents another slice of mayhem that is served white hot like only the guys at Anchor Bay know how to do it."

Posted Jul 10, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

49 ——

The Dark (1994)

"If you're a fan of bleak, atmospheric films, then absolutely I vote yes. If you prefer more cheery, action-oriented fare, then you'll probably want to give it a pass."

Posted Jul 8, 2006

Debi Moore

50 8%

White Noise (2005)

"The only problem is that there's just not that much of a reason to sit up and check out what all of the noise is about."

Posted Jul 6, 2006

Steve "Uncle Creepy" Barton

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