Doc Manson

Doc Manson

Doctor | Podcaster | Horror Movie Fiend | Host of Horrid: A History of Horror Movies

Half stars are for cowards.

Favorite films

  • Evil Dead II
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Godzilla
  • Ghostbusters

Recent activity

  • The Exorcist: Believer

  • Evil Dead Rise


  • The Barn Part II


  • Terrifier 2


Recent reviews

  • No One Will Save You

    No One Will Save You


    Really fun alien invasion flick. Full of all the standard grey alien tropes, but feels fresh. The movie puts the aliens front and center in a way that you don’t often see. Really enjoyed the lack of dialogue. Enjoyed the implications of the ending, but was let down by the execution of the final scene.

  • Out There Halloween Mega Tape

    Out There Halloween Mega Tape


    Better executed than the WNUF Halloween Special, with improved pacing. I prefer the haunted house matter of the original film over the aliens theme here. Still, a well done nostalgia fest!

Popular reviews

  • Ghosts of Mars

    Ghosts of Mars

    So bad it’s fun, but not so bad it’s good.

  • Girls Nite Out

    Girls Nite Out


    Pretty good for a nearly forgotten slasher film. The cast is energetic and fun enough to watch, and the movie really only gets dull towards the end. 

    The premise is a killer dressed as the school mascot (a bear) kills a bunch of coeds during a weekend long, campus wide scavenger hunt. The killer is unnerving enough, and more misogynistic than many. There’s little more terrifying than a costumed bear jumping out at you from the shadows while screaming sexual…