Category: Archived Reviews

The Neon Dead (2017) – By Baron Craze

First time feature director and writer Torey Haas has done many jobs in his career, and on this treasure production, he like other independent filmmakers stepped up and handled editor, visual effects, and animation. One needs to know that The Neon Dead has no connection to the artsy The Neon Demon rather this movie stands…


Tales of Poe (2014) – By Baron Craze

I recall seeing part of this film, the Tell-Tale Heart in 2013, at the Terror Film Festival, in Philadelphia, PA, however it was not the first time I’ve seen his work, in fact I even had the opportunity to meet Bart Mastronardi, a fantastic director, who captures wonderful images, a steady and orchestrated maestro behind…


The Sand (2015) – By Baron Craze

Screenwriters Alex Greenfield (The Temple (2012)) and Ben Powell (Satanic (2006)) create a return to beach horror, and from a quick reference of the horror genre, of movies focused on a beach, truly narrows the selection down, making for an interesting comparison very challenging, however not impossible. Their story provides first time director Isaac Gabaeff…


The Tomb (2009) – By Baron Craze

When one mentions the title or word Ligeia, horror fans and those of the gothic realms heads perk up for they all that one speaks of Edgar Allen Poe, and here while that name held the original title, The Tomb became both the official title and where the film need to remain. Sadly many times…


Axe to Grind (2015) – By Baron Craze

An entertaining b-movie, from Midnight Releasing, entitled Axe to Grind, filled with campy humor and quirky dialogue, and highlighting the exquisite talents of the legendary horror actress and more, Debbie Rochon, whose talents extend past 190 horror acting credits, and most recently noted for her role in Bart Mastronardi’s Tales of Poe (2014). Herein the…


Honeyspider (2014) – By Baron Craze

So many horror genres talk and plea for an original horror story that brings memories of the everything goes to the era of the 1970s and stirred into the slasher heyday from the 1980s with a ripping, thrashing enjoyment not centered in comedy or even to the extent of exploitation, just straight-up horror. Their answer…


Dead Air (2009) – By Baron Craze

There are quite a few firsts for this zombie film, namely coming from director Corbin Bernsen (yes, the L.A. Law actor and who has done a fair share of horror films one of them The Dentist [1996], now stepping behind the lens), using the first time horror  script from Kenny Yakkel,  to create a social…


Evidence (2012) – By Baron Craze

Budding filmmakers director Howie Askins and screenwriter and actor Ryan McCoy both in their first feature horror film bring a new powerful twist into the found-footage sub-genre, which increasing presents itself as difficult task, especially for those so new to the genre, yet they both admirably accomplish the task. Although one must inform the readers…


Area 407 (2012) – By Baron Craze

First time feature directors Dale Fabrigar and Everette Wallin, present a found footage style horror and sci-fi film, though, they both have previous film credits, providing them with a solid foundation to create an interesting journey for viewers, involving a monstrous creature likely a T-Rex dinosaur. Once again the success of The Blair Witch Project…


House of Bones (2010) – By Baron Craze

Screenwriters Anthony C. Ferrante and Jay Frasco with director Jeffery Scott Lando from Ghostquake (2012) present a story about a sinister house with the physical hatred to all individuals that possess the slightest intention of staying within the walls or walking on the grounds, a very unfriendly welcoming gift. The film sounds of interest, and…