Tag: Documentary

Score [2016] – By Baron Craze

A fascinating documentary about the film composers and their orchestra which develop a grandiose design to make the films speak in amazing design, transforming, and transcending mere images into a fluid pattern reaching deeper into the viewers. The project headed by director Matt Schrader in his first film debut, has earned several from film festivals,…


Aleister Crowley: Legend of the Beast (2013) – By Baron Craze

When watching a film, where one’s own mother refers to her son as the wickedest man alive and then proceeds to give him the title of the Great Beast 666, then has the press cover him in myths and mysterious overtones, one feels curious to see a biographic film about Aleister Crowley. Aleister’s name is…


The Trail of Dracula (2013) – By Baron Craze

Writer and director David Mitchell (who penned Open Water 2: Adrift [2006]) presents a documentary distributed by Intervision Picture Corp., which originally premiered in 2013 though was not been available on home video in the US until 2016. This production contains several features of archival clips, all with an interesting look at Bram Stoker, the life…


Evil Dead documentary Hail to the Deadites Horror News

Evil Dead documentary Hail to the Deadites’ set to have its World premiere at the Fantasia International Film Festival next month   After 7 years of hard work, HAIL TO THE DEADITES will have its world premiere next month at the Fantasia International Film Festival. “Inspired by the 1981 classic’s cult following, HAIL TO THE…


Snuff: A Documentary about Killing on Cinema (2008) – By Baron Craze

Director Paul Von Stoetzel’s documentary analyzes the history behind the snuff film myth and tries to discover if there’s any reality behind it and in addition compares the relationships between war and serial killers to the snuff legends. His film does not directly answer the notion of the existence but rather provides a springboard for…


78/52: Hitchcock’s Shower Scene (2017) – By Baron Craze

As a fan, scholar and student of Alfred Hitchcock films and knowing in September 2020, that his beloved and most celebrated in at least the horror genre Psycho turns 60-years, which led me to writing several different reviews and featured various podcasts to talk about my favorite film of his, I thought it only fitting…


Time Warp: The Greatest Cult Films of All Time Vol 2 Horror & Sci-Fi (2020) – By Baron Craze

When it comes to documentaries they tend often to find a limited number of curious fans that are generally interested in exploring a vastly unknown concept to them, whether it’s the making of a movie, urban legends, or spooky locations, herein is the topic of cult films. Director Danny Wolf ventures out with a trio…


Just Desserts: The Making of ‘Creepshow’ (2007) – By Baron Craze

Director Michael Felsher created a solid production, which appears more as a supplementary disc of extras than a documentary, an informational journey of feel good stories. The film contains a well-paced 90-minutes love for Creepshow (1982), highlighting the accomplishments of the film and the influence upon the key personal Tom Savini and George A. Romero….


Facing East (2019) – By Baron Craze

The topic of documentaries and the horror genre, it’s a murky intersection, often one thinks of the of mockumentaries or just plain fakery types, but it’s the real true ones the lean to the paranormal realm. However, factual ones exist often examining the genre, whether its gothic traits, or Going to Pieces: The Rise and…


Terror in the Skies (2019) – By Baron Craze

The path that independent filmmakers must take to release their hard work, sometimes takes months and even years to accomplish, but then again documentarian Seth Breedlove, a well-known cryptozoologist, delivers this movie on the heels of his well-accepted six-part series On the Trail of Bigfoot (2019). This time, Seth does a sequel that follows his The…