Horror House on Highway Five (yet another wonderful title!) is a strange creation. It has some really shitty acting, dialogue, situations and the ”comedy” sucks. And that first female victim has one of the most annoying screams ever! It has its moments though (even though it’s mostly just painfully boring) - some of the camera work is pretty good. The soundtrack is also pretty good and the killer in a Nixon mask is a creepy f**ker but Horror House on…
A tormented and sick man escapes from the mental hospital, blood and madness follow...
I haven’t seen Nightmare or the prefered title Nightmares in a Damaged Brain (oh how I love that title!) since the VHS days and I don’t remember much from it more than the violent climax.
Nightmare is dirty, sleazy, violent and mean-spirited creation, with a childhood trauma so horrible that the safety of your own home turns blood-red and filled with screams. A video nasty classic!
Insurance investigator John Trent is hired to find the best selling horror author Sutter Cane after he dissapears without a trace with his latest, eagerly awaited book, In the Mouth of Madness in his possession.
"Cane's writing has been known to have an effect on his less stable readers."
John Carpenter's Lovecraftian tale is a fantastic creation. The theme of the power of the written word and how a dark alternative reality is out there is fascinating stuff, a great…
My wife has two all-time favorite movies. One of them is Gone with the Wind, the other one is Eden Lake. Today we revisited it on blu-ray for the first time. It's a punch in the face, a harsh and violent nightmare and one of the most effective thrillers of recent years! British-white-trash-surburban-forest-survival-horror at it's finest! Truly disturbing.
I never thought about it before but Eden Lake is almost The Last House on the Left in reverse.