Category: Film Reviews

Gehenna: Where Death Lives (2016) – By Baron Craze

It is actually refreshing when a horror movie, presents stunning cinematography of opening moments, with lush beautiful scenery, however that’s where the scenic moments tend to fall off for director Hiroshi Katagiri with this his first feature debut. He wrote the screenplay with the assistance of Nathan Long (Guyver: Dark Hero [1994])) and Brad Palmer…


Book of Monsters (2018) – By Baron Craze

Director Stewart Sparke and screenwriter Paul Butler, re-team to bring another horror tale after their Lovecraft inspired The Creature Below (2016) with a project complete thanks to a Kickstarter-funded campaign, bringing creatures to life in Book of Monsters. They used a fun script along with a series of practical special effects, all in homage to…


Clown Kill (2014) – By Baron Craze

Trends and subgenres are always fun in the overall scope of the Horror genre, and while sometimes over saturating the market, it remains extremely competitive for the limit time of viewers, however, often enough, that overabundance has developed sloppy and horrendous creations. Sadly that’s Clown Kill, not an interesting title, as the entitle movie truly…


The Haunting of Sharon Tate (2019) – By Baron Craze

Shockingly, there are some individuals unaware of who both Charles Manson and Sharon Tate (and others) were, as we soon approach the 50th anniversary of their tragic meeting which occurred in early August of 1969 at an address that no longer exists of 10050 Cielo Drive. Of course, in the horror genre, often true crime,…


Tales of Frankenstein (2018) – By Baron Craze

In celebration of the classic Universal and Hammer films and successful Indiegogo campaign for post-production costs that legendary filmmaker Donald F. Glut used to create a fun science fiction horror flick, complete with a series of short tales all focused on Frankenstein. These stories all found in his book of the same name, yes Glut, likely…


House of Purgatory (2016) – By Baron Craze

Tyler Christensen, made his first directorial feature film debut and served as screenwriter for what became his last feature to date, as well as his only entry into the horror genre. The production filmed partially in Wisconsin, and built the story from an urban legend, all to create a scant 75-minute flick which successfully obtained…


Cherokee Creek (2018) – By Baron Craze

A new Bigfoot movie graced the small screen recently for all the enthusiasts passionate about cryptozoology lore, while definitely fitting into the arena of crude, rude, and non-political correct humor, fret not the gore and blood splatter turns brown woods into a red mess. Coming from production company Movie Mafia Productions LLC and not worrying…


Beware the Lake (2017) – By Baron Craze

Often in the world of independent horror flicks, one locates both dread and gems, and then sometimes commonplace, sadly director Elgin Cahill’s Beware the Lake falls in the latter category, with typical bullies belittling a stranger, only to become nothing more than a growing bloodless body count. Elgin’s movie, comes from Chest Tree Films production…


Carnival of Blood (1970) – By Baron Craze

Wow, where does one begin with this movie, first by stating this is a bad, bad movie, it appears at times as a muddled mess, and hints to H.G. Lewis’ Blood Feast as clear indication of reference materials, nevertheless it comes from Leonard Kirtman, who served as both director and writer. Kirtman only helmed one…


Epidemic (2018) – By Baron Craze

First, this not exactly a zombie flick, it falls slightly into the “body horror” subgenre, while the overall story focuses on a mysterious flesh consuming infection it drives a different route, likely due to budget constraints. Stephen Michael Giglio delivers his directorial debut in the horror genre, and 8-years after his first movie Go West…