Black Christmas

Merry, merry, y’all! ‘Tis the season and all that, so I’m writing up Christmas horror this month. You might be thinking that horror and Christmas don’t go together. You would be wrong. It’s the darkest, coldest time of the year, people are stressed out of their minds and forced into spaces with people they would […]

The Woman in Black

  Greetings, spooky lovers! As promised, November’s posts focus on ghost stories. This week, I’m writing up The Woman in Black [2012, directed by James Watkins]. This remake is based on a very beloved surprise-hit 1989 made-for-British-tv movie. It’s been said in some internet forums that it has the scariest ending ever made. I’ve seen […]

The Exorcist

Happy almost Halloween! I’m taking on another big one tonight – The Exorcist [1973, directed by William Friedkin]. This film is about a lot of things, but mostly, it’s about humanity. Yes, it is about faith, but not just faith in a higher power – in humankind, as well. My copy of the DVD had […]

The Shining

Yup – you read that right. I’m writing up The Shining [1980, directed by Stanley Kubrick]. This movie holds a very special place in my heart. I’m not a Kubrick fangirl. I would not even say that I’m a Kubrick fan. But I do think the man is a cinematic genius. Kubrick shows the depth […]

Hush

Is it October yet? I’m not a fan of this time of year. At least in the South, August and September are just a last chance for summer to blast out any remaining heat before things get wonderful and spooky. But I digress. I’ve been binging on a true crime podcast (My Favorite Murder), so […]

Stranger Things

Y’all. Y’ALL. I’m devastated because I finished all eight episodes of Stranger Things [2016]. I had to post the opening credits because they are gorgeous and perfect, and I’m having awful withdrawals. This show is a rare case: there is just enough of it for you to savor but is also a finite amount of […]