American Horror Stories: “Aura” Review

Who else shudders every time someone knocks on their door at night?  This day and age, doorbell cameras are all the rage because in the digital/texting world we live in, it’s rare that people just “pop over” anymore.  The latest episode of American Horror Stories, “Aura” taps into that fear, but with a fascinating spin on it. Spoilers Ahead – You’ve Been Warned!!! Home Security … Continue reading American Horror Stories: “Aura” Review

American Horror Stories: “Dollhouse” Review

After a lukewarm received first season, the American Horror Story spinoff series, American Horror Stories (emphasis on the plural) is back with a second season.  And its premiere episode “Dollhouse” is a refreshing step up from pretty much everything we got last year.  Let’s dig into why that is. Spoilers Ahead: You’ve Been Warned Twisted Game A young woman named Coby (Kristine Froseth) goes for … Continue reading American Horror Stories: “Dollhouse” Review

“Stranger Things” Season 4 Vol. 2 – An Emotional and Epic Showdown (Spoiler Free Review)

For the first time ever, Netflix made us wait 5 weeks between episode releases in a move that built more anticipation than has ever happened before.  The first volume of Season 4 took us on a dark, twisted, and epic journey spanning several states and countries, and involving one of the most terrifying villains we’ve ever seen in the series. The final two episodes pack … Continue reading “Stranger Things” Season 4 Vol. 2 – An Emotional and Epic Showdown (Spoiler Free Review)

Why “Dear Billy” is the Greatest Episode That Stranger Things Has Ever Done

Fans of Stranger Things waited patiently for 3 years to finally get a fourth season.  And while Netflix has only released the first seven episodes, their extended runtimes and whopping $30 million budget (per episode) has resulted in a season that some are claiming is as good as the first. While there’s certainly more going on and a much higher CGI budget, it’s the character … Continue reading Why “Dear Billy” is the Greatest Episode That Stranger Things Has Ever Done

Stranger Things Season 4 Vol. 1 – An Exercise in Excess (Spoiler Free Review)

After three long years of waiting, partially due to an obvious global setback and partially due to a longer production schedule, Stranger Things Season 4 has finally been released.  Or at least the first 7 episodes have.  Volume 1 serves as essentially the first and second acts to a season far more brutal and complex than we’ve seen thus far. While many have complained about … Continue reading Stranger Things Season 4 Vol. 1 – An Exercise in Excess (Spoiler Free Review)

Chucky: “Twice the Grieving, Double the Loss” Review

As Chucky preps for next week’s season finale, the stakes have never been higher.  The series began by introducing new characters and easing us back into this world of possessed killer dolls, but the last two episodes have brought back a lot of characters and elements from before, all culminating together in what will hopefully prove to be a kickass finale.  This penultimate episode did … Continue reading Chucky: “Twice the Grieving, Double the Loss” Review

Dexter: New Blood – “Storm of F*ck” Review

After learning the hard way that Dexter’s dark passenger will never be too far from him.  The second episode of Dexter: New Blood sees our favorite serial killer covering his tracks amidst a town wide search, as well as atone for his mistakes as a father. Spoilers Ahead – You’ve Been Warned New Secrets Following Dexter’s oh so satisfying disposal of Matt Caldwell, the entire … Continue reading Dexter: New Blood – “Storm of F*ck” Review

Dexter: “Cold Snap” Review

It’s been nearly 10 years since the Dexter series finale universally disappointed fans.  And while that ending remains absolutely abysmal (for frustrating reasons), Dexter: New Blood seeks to right some of those wrongs as it picks up with our favorite serial killer in upstate New York. Spoilers Ahead – You’ve Been Warned The Return of Dexter Morgan From the very first shot, it’s quite clear … Continue reading Dexter: “Cold Snap” Review

Chucky: “Just Let Go” Review

Following a fiery episode that resulted in the death of one of Jake’s classmates, and an inferno that left several others in the hospital, the latest episode of Chucky slows down a bit and takes time with its characters. Unlikely Alliance Jake arrives at the hospital to find his cousin Junior, his romantic interest Devon, and Lexy’s little sister Caroline (whom he gave Chucky to) … Continue reading Chucky: “Just Let Go” Review

Ranking Every Episode of “Creepshow” Season 3

It’s been quite a year for Creepshow, with Shudder giving us two seasons this year alone.  With the third season ending just before Halloween, we thought it would be fun to look back on all twelve stories and rank them from least to most favorite.  To be fair, we don’t actively dislike any of these episodes, but some are better than others. 12. “Skeletons in … Continue reading Ranking Every Episode of “Creepshow” Season 3