The Girl With All the Gifts (2016)

Just when I thought the zombie apocalypse movie might be in need of a rest, someone comes along and proves that there’s still undead life in the genre yet. M.R. Carey is a British writer of comic books, novels and films. He has gained acclaim for his work on 2000 AD, Lucifer, Hellblazer, X-Men: Legacy, … Continue reading

Plan 9 (2015)

I really have to wonder about some filmmakers. Seriously, John Johnson, was there really a clamoring need to remake Ed Wood’s, uh, classic? I remember seeing a teaser trailer for this years ago, with a quick shot of a fast zombie racing up to a parked car and smashing its head into the window to … Continue reading

Anything Horror Deggsy’s Best Films of 2016

Whoa. When Scott and I were talking about compiling our lists, I was worried. To be honest, the prospect seemed rough, because the year as a whole has wavered between Meh and Awful for horror. Luckily, as I perused the back catalogue, it turned out to be not as bad as I recalled. And there … Continue reading

Anything Horror Deggsy’s Worst Films of 2016

Now, you’d think that it’s easier to find the Worst of a particular something, rather than the best, now wouldn’t you? After all, there can always be arguments about the qualities of a movie or song or sexual position that might make them the best, but what makes something crap should be universal.  But it … Continue reading

The Other Side of the Door (2016)

The notion of death, of the final resting place for ourselves and our loved ones, and the appeal of the idea of being able to speak to our dearly departed, is an endearing, universal one. So it’s not surprising that there are innumerable novels, short stories, movies and TV shows whereby characters are given the … Continue reading