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Trailer Drops for Forthcoming Fright Feature THE RETURN

Horror Fans know better than anybody what a mixed bag low-budget indie horror can be, so it brings Ravenous Monster great pleasure when we stumble upon a trailer that looks…well, good!  Such is the case with the new trailer for director BJ Verot’s forthcoming feature […]

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Road Head Movie Review

Road Head, a Terror Films release now available via VOD and on DVD (for the Neanderthals among us), is one of those rare films with a title that’s both literal and figurative. But it’s the literal interpretation that sets the stage for what is — […]

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Digging to Death Movie Review

Author/ journalist George Horace Latimer (1867 -1937) once said, “It is good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it’s good too, to check up once in a while and make sure you haven’t lost the things money can’t buy.”  This […]

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10 min

The Cunning Man Book Review: “Help is on the Way!”

Special problems need a special solution. And a special kind of person to deliver that solution. When the “problems” include demons from hell and undead sorcerers, you REALLY need someone equipped to deal with them. Someone like Mr. Hiram Woolley. A fearless man. A capable […]

Book Reviews Books & Comics
5 min

Embryo Movie Review

Greetings, readers! Today, I’m here to tell you a little bit about Chilean writer/director Patricio Valladares’s Embryo, a sci-fi/horror anthology about aliens that like to get their freak on with unsuspecting human hosts. As alluring as that may sound, Embryo comes off more like a […]

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4 min

Sam & Mattie Make a Zombie Movie Review

With everything that’s been going on in the world, it’s been pretty hard to find the good that’s still in it. Well, that’s why I’m here! I’m hoping to lift your spirit by telling you about a refreshing, feel-good documentary called Sam & Mattie Make […]

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5 min

Happy Times Movie Review

I’ve been riveted by enough movies about scumbags and assholes that you would think I might enjoy Happy Times. But there is a fine art to making scumbags and assholes the kind of people you want to spend two hours around and it is an […]

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The Stylist Movie Review

Sometimes it’s easier to share your secrets with a stranger. You’ll never see them again, so you don’t care about their opinions. They’re barely even a real person in your mind. But what does it feel like to always be the stranger on the receiving […]

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The Walking Dead Season 10 Epilogue Review

The idea of being a victim of one’s own success has always been a difficult concept for me to grok.  It comes off like a billionaire telling you that money can’t buy you happiness as they dab away their tears with a golden hanky.  However, […]

Movies & TV TV Reviews

William Hope Hodgson: A Sailor on Dark Seas

“The sea has never been friendly to man. At most it has been the accomplice of human restlessness.” —Joseph Conrad The sea has always stirred dark and mysterious thoughts in mankind. It is part of our world, yet it is not our world. We can’t […]

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