Ghost Stories

Taking a break from 31 Nights of Horror, I wanted to share my unhealthy fascination with ghost stories. If I visit a new city, I tend to immediately browse the hotel brochure display in search of discount ghost tour tickets.  My family usually plays along and uses it as an excuse to ride in a […]

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Night 8, The Witches

31 Nights of Horror, Night 8: The Witches Three sentence review: After night 7’s toll on my mental health, I definitely needed a breezy watch and caught the film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s The Witches on cable.  It’s hard to believe this movie was released in 1990 (I’m old) and for a kids movie, The […]

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Night 7, V/H/S 2

31 Nights of Horror, Night 7: V/H/S 2 (Originally titled S-VHS) WARNING: This film is for seasoned horror fans and I do not recommend casually watching this or popping it in for your Halloween pumpkin carving party. Three (run-on) sentence review: Just when I thought mainstream horror couldn’t get any more disturbing, more innovative, or shocking; […]

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Night 6, Ils (Them)

31 Nights of Horror, Night 6: Ils (Them) Three sentence review: Ils, a French title also known as “Them”,  is the European inspiration behind the 2008 American horror movie,  The Strangers.  The films’ premises are nearly exact – an attractive couple find themselves terrorized by anonymous intruders in their secluded home during the wee hours […]

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