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On Second Thought: “The Ring”

Like with any film trend, it all starts with one film. Sometimes that ends up being a good thing. The film that started it all was that good, that it ushered in several other good films. 1,570 more words


The Rocky Horror Remake: Some Thoughts

Well, that whole schedule change thing didn’t last very long, did it? Um…okay…you got me. But it’s my blog, and I can break it if I want. 1,248 more words


Disney's Remake Machine

Over the past month, there’s been a lot of news in the film world, specifically one distributor in particular. A couple weeks ago Disney announced a… 546 more words

10 Years: “The Grudge 2”

Remakes are tough enough, but when a sequel to the remake is thrown in, it’s even harder to get right. Whatever it was that made the remake as decent as it was, can’t simply be duplicated. 1,230 more words


Is it just me? Super Stardust (Amiga) review

The first time I knew anything about Super Stardust was when my subscriber’s copy of Amiga Power plopped on my doormat. The monthly cover disk had a playable demo of the tunnel sequence and on booting it up, my jaw hit the floor. 802 more words

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Horror of Dracula (1958)

Ladies and gentlemen, Sir Christopher Lee:

I love him for understanding that the Dracula in the movies wasn’t Stoker’s character.

But with that said, I really enjoyed this movie more than I thought I would! 1,124 more words


The Last House on the Left (2009)

The Last House on the Left remake is a film in two halves: the first, unflinching trenchant horror in the spirit of, and perhaps even eclipsing, the original. 417 more words

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