RIP Lost Boys Actor, Brooke McCarter

Brooke McCarter may not be the most recognizable name in the horror genre, but fans of THE LOST BOYS know exactly who this actor is. McCarter played Paul, one of the vampires of that iconic 1987 film, alongside the fantastic cast including Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Dianne Wiest, Barnard Hughes, Edward Herrmann, Kiefer Sutherland, Jami Gertz, Alex Winter, and Corey Feldman. THE … Continue reading

Christopher Lee (1922-2015)

We lost a horror icon this week. That term gets bandied about far too easily, with many actors, actresses and filmmakers obtaining that title from hyperbolic publicity agents and journalists. But no one could possibly say that Lee didn’t deserve his. For so many of us, he was Dracula, many times even more so than … Continue reading

MOVIE REVIEW: CHUPACABRA VS THE ALAMO (2013)

SyFy movies are their own art form. Think of them like Kabuki, but populated with fat has-beens, shitty CGI and loopy as fuck premises (Like the days of 50s Monster Movies that made the posters before the films, SyFy must certainly come up with the titles of their shitfests before hiring their apes to pen … Continue reading

In Memoriam: Ray Harryhausen (1920-2013)

Wow. Ray Harryhausen, you bloody amazing artist. I was astounded by your body of work before. Looking back now on how much you’ve done over the decades, and my astonishment has grown. Sometimes you can identify a movie based on the actors in it, or by the directors, or even by the studios who made … Continue reading

Horror in a Casino: Leprechaun 3 (1995)

Perhaps LEPRECHAUN 3 is not the worst ever horror movie with a casino theme, but it must get close to it. The film received a zero percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes, though extraordinarily it received a high rating on the Internet Movie Database. The film, released in 1995, stars Warwick Davis who plays the Leprechaun. … Continue reading