Dracula (1958)

Rating: X Length: 1Hr 22 Release: 22.5.1958 About: On a search for his missing friend Jonathan Harker (John Van Eyssen), vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing (Peter Cushing) is led to Count Dracula’s (Christopher Lee) castle. Upon arriving, Van Helsing finds an undead Harker in Dracula’s crypt and discovers that the count’s next target is Harker’s … Continue reading “Dracula (1958)”

Dracula. Mr Swallow: the Musical.

When waiting for Keiran Hodgson’s French Exchange at the Pleasance, I got talking to the man behind the bar. I already had tickets to Dracula at this point, but I knew nothing about it. I was filled with excitement when this man insisted I was in for a treat when I saw it. At only … Continue reading “Dracula. Mr Swallow: the Musical.”

John Carpenter’s Vampires (1998)

Rating 18Length 1h48Release 30.10.1998Director John CarpenterAbout Jack and his team of mercenaries must hunt down vampires and retrieve the Black Cross of Berziers, an ancient relic that, should it be obtained by vampires, will allow them to endure the sunlight.Moon: no moon sightingWhere to Watch: Free with ads on Amazon PrimeTrailer: Trick Treat Final Thoughts … Continue reading “John Carpenter’s Vampires (1998)”

Halloween Advent 2019 Rankings

Order of liking Jaws The Thing The Terminator American Werewolf in London Jurassic Park Cat’s Eye The Craft The Frighteners The Fly 1958 Hocus Pocus Ghostbuster The Lost Boys Halloween 2018 A Nightmare on Elm Street 2010 Scream Poltergeist (2015) Paranorman The Creature From the Black Lagoon Halloween 1978 Predator The Fly 1986 The Curse … Continue reading “Halloween Advent 2019 Rankings”

The Monster Squad (1987)

Rating: 15 Length: 1Hr 19 Release: 14.8.1987 (no UK release) About: Five youngsters find themselves up against the combined might of Dracula, the Mummy, the Gill Man and Frankenstein’s Monster who arrive in town in search of a magic amulet. Treat It’s a great way to homage the Universal monster movies of the 40s and … Continue reading “The Monster Squad (1987)”

All the Film Reviews in One Place

Numbers 101 Dalmatians (1996)28 Days Later (2002)28 Weeks Later (2007)39 Steps, The (1935) A Absolutely Everything (2015)Addams Family 2, The (2021)Adventures of Ichabod Crane and Mr Toad, The (1949)Airplane! (1980)Aladdin (1992)Aladdin (2019)Alien: Director’s Cut (1979)Amazing Spider-Man, The (2012)Amazing Spider-Man 2, The (2014)American History X (1998)American Made (2017)American President, The (1995)American Sniper (2016)An American Werewolf in … Continue reading “All the Film Reviews in One Place”

Book Review: The Deathless Girls by Kiran Milwood Hargrave

Publisher: Orion Release date: 19.9.19 About: Gothic, intoxicating, feminist and romantic – this is the breathtakingly imagined untold story of the brides of Dracula, by bestselling author Kiran Millwood Hargrave in her much-anticipated YA debut. They say the thirst of blood is like a madness – they must sate it. Even with their own kin. … Continue reading “Book Review: The Deathless Girls by Kiran Milwood Hargrave”