Tagged: Horror

Film Noir Classics: SECONDS

Arthur Hamilton (John Randolph) is a middle aged banker who has become dissatisfied and lost his way in life. One day he is contacted...

ISLE OF THE DEAD

When I first saw Isle of The Dead (1945) it was following Turner Classic Movies’ premiere of Martin Scorsese’s documentary Val Lewton: The Man...

Masked Maniacs of the Movies

I wanted to close out this Mad As Hell Halloween month with an article about one of my favorite accoutrements of horror film villains:...

WOLF

In the world of horror cinema the werewolf subgenre doesn’t contain a ton of movies as compared to say those featuring vampires. Some of...

THE CABIN IN THE WOODS

The Cabin in the Woods is probably the most recent film to come out that will be part of this special series of horror...

DRAG ME TO HELL

If Sam Raimi failed to properly mesh campy humor with horror in EVIL DEAD 2 (1987), he more than gets it right with 2009’s...

CAPE FEAR: A Comparison

Following his role in J. Lee Thompson’s 1962 psychological thriller Cape Fear actor Gregory Peck was in Robert Mulligan’s classic drama TO KILL A...

BEWARE OF CHILDREN: 10 KILLER KIDS FLIX

We’ve all seen movies that feature deranged monsters, ghastly ghouls and inhuman freaks but there are other kinds of fiendish characters that may be...