Bluray Review: METAMORPHOSIS/BEYOND DARKNESS

If there’s one thing I love to do in this life, it’s discussing horror. I could be in the foulest of dispositions, having one of those days where I just want to ostracize myself from the rest of the world, but start talking to me about horror and I will instantly light up and my […]

Bluray Review: STIGMATA

Fans of religious horror can jump up and down (or..just pray??), with Scream Factory’s Bluray release of Rupert Wainwright’s 1999 thriller, STIGMATA, a film that didn’t quite find its audience theatrically, but has since become something of a cult hit for genre lovers. How does the release hold up, compared to the titles we’ve come […]

Bluray Review: ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK

Scream Factory has most certainly done a fine job of bringing a lot of John Carpenter’s filmography to genre fans everywhere. With great collector’s edition Blurays of everything from Carpenter’s PRINCE OF DARKNESS, THEY LIVE and ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13, to the complete HALLOWEEN collection and even Carpenter’s BODY BAGS anthology. It’s been great to […]

Bluray Review: THE BABADOOK

The film that made countless best of 2014 lists (including mine) hits DVD/Bluray today, courtesy of the new partnership between the folks at Scream Factory and IFC Midnight…that’s right, Jennifer Kent’s greatly entertaining film, THE BABADOOK. Available in a regular edition, as well as a limited pop-up cover Bluray edition that resembles the book itself, […]

Bluray Review: TUSK

Kevin Smith is definitely at an interesting point in his career. Once the king of the indie comedy genre, Smith has worked hard at dipping his toes in genres that typically wouldn’t be associated with the same guy whose characters complained about working on their day off, or various other topics that many people found […]

Bluray Review: TALES FROM THE CRYPT/VAULT OF HORROR

Making their Bluray debut here in the U.S., Amicus Films’ film adaptions of TALES FROM THE CRYPT and VAULT OF HORROR scores well, courtesy of Scream Factory. The two anthology films,featuring excellent short stories pulled right from the classic E.C. Comics, look better than ever, and in the case of VAULT OF HORROR, offers viewers three […]

Beyond Fright Review: GHOST IN THE SHELL 25th Anniversary Bluray

Every genre has their classics, films that helped define a pivotal point, in which the tides turned and something was brought to audience that blew them away. The horror genre has the NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE and HALLOWEEN‘s, the action genre has their DIE HARD, TERMINATOR 2‘s etc.  When it comes […]

Bluray Review: SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT

There’s a sense of wonder that comes along with a brand new release of any fan favorite horror film. Even with the gazillion editions of HALLOWEEN and THE EVIL DEAD that have been put out over the last couple of decades, each time one is released, many horror fanatics double dip in order to get […]