Horror Movies

The Revival of Horror Movies

For the first time in nearly a decade, I’m actually excited to see horror movies again. Since I started as a film critic years ago, there was always a sense of dread when it came to the genre, and not in a good way. Now it’s almost as though there is this reinvestment by Hollywood […]

Horror Movies

Best Horror Movies to Stream for Halloween

Good Horror Movies Can Be Hard to Find. It’s October and that means it’s time to start watching horror movies like there’s no tomorrow. I love this time of year because it gives me a reasonable excuse to explain my binge watching. However, the one thing I hate about it is trying to weed through […]

Why All the Remake Hate?

Just Because it’s a Remake Doesn’t Mean it’s Terrible Every time I hear about a movie remake I prepare myself for the wave of anger that’s about to come flooding at me. For some reason, the vast majority of people automatically hate the idea of remaking a movie. I’m not sure if it’s due to […]

Can Gender Bending Be Successful in Hollywood?

Everyone Loves a Good Gender Bend. I’m going to admit right off the bat that Hollywood has a serious issue when it comes to gender equality. More often than not women are cast as the sidekick, love interest or object of desire for audiences to lust after. While there’s nothing wrong with the occasional sexy […]

Horror Movie Mistakes I Can’t Stand

Mistakes Make You Human. Horror Movie Mistakes Make You Dead. Years ago I got into a conversation about how stupidity is the cornerstone of horror movies. Most situations people find themselves are a result of modern day Darwinism. Indeed most scary movies live by the motto “the stupid shall inherit the earth.” While I have […]

Cultural Appropriation Explained by The Nightmare Before Christmas

What’s this? What’s this? It’s ransacking another culture! Just like climate change and the moon landing, cultural appropriation is a real thing. You’re probably tired and most likely annoyed by people screaming about it all the time, but that doesn’t make it less of a thing. Because the knee jerk reaction is usually shouting and […]