Chucky: “The Sinners Are Much More Fun” Review

Another week, another episode of SyFy/USA’s Chucky.  While the season premiere felt like an epilogue to last season while also transitioning to the new setting, this second episode really set the tone of what we’re in for this season.  In a way, it almost feels like a different series now, and that’s very much a compliment! The Way of the Lord Following the end of … Continue reading Chucky: “The Sinners Are Much More Fun” Review

Chucky: “Give Me Something Good to Eat” Review

Following a really strong series premier, SyFy/USA’s Chucky gave us an episode had less going on plotwise, but did a lot with its characters and relished in its setting. This is Halloween Opening with a flashback to Halloween 1965, we see a very young Charles Lee Ray biting in a razor filled apple, but giving a bloody smile in response (definitely a precursor to his … Continue reading Chucky: “Give Me Something Good to Eat” Review

Chucky: “Death by Misadventure” Review

It’s been 4 years since Don Mancini left the Chucky franchise off on a cliffhanger with Cult of Chucky.  Not counting the 2019 remake (honestly who does?), we haven’t seen anything from our favorite killer doll.  That is, until now. Premiering on both SyFy and USA, the new Chucky series feels like a breath of fresh air into the franchise, as well as a return … Continue reading Chucky: “Death by Misadventure” Review

30 Fun Facts About “Child’s Play 2”

You can’t keep a Good Guy down, which seems to be true of sequels.  Following the success of 1988’s Child’s Play, a sequel was inevitable, and the result was 1990’s Child’s Play 2. Considered by many franchise fans to be even better than the original, this sequel took ideas the first movie only toyed with, and ran with them. In a series that’s still going … Continue reading 30 Fun Facts About “Child’s Play 2”

In Defense of Rob Zombie’s “Halloween” Movies

There are few slasher films (or just overall horror films) more beloved than 1978’s Halloween.  Not only did it inspire the massive slasher boom of the 1980’s, but on its own, it’s a brilliant exercise in fear, tension, and suspense. And while it managed to spawn an entire an entire franchise of sequels, spinoffs, and remakes, not all of the following films are loved equally.  … Continue reading In Defense of Rob Zombie’s “Halloween” Movies

30 Fun Facts About “The Exorcist III”

For over 40 years, The Exorcist has been considered by many to be the greatest and most frightening horror film ever made. Its reputation is unlike any other. However, its sequel The Exorcist II: The Heretic is remembered as one of the worst horror movie and most unnecessary sequels in history. The third entry in the series is another story entirely. Serving as more of … Continue reading 30 Fun Facts About “The Exorcist III”

“Child’s Play” 1988 vs. 2019

After watching characters like Freddy Krueger, Jason Vorhees, Michael Myers, and Leatherface all get the remake/reboot treatment, Chucky remained the final holdout among the classic slasher villains. For years, he was the only one whose franchise was left pure, so to speak. So it came as no surprise that some diehard fans (myself included) were incredibly apprehensive when a Child’s Play remake was announced. However, … Continue reading “Child’s Play” 1988 vs. 2019

Ranking the Entire Chucky Series!

Child’s Play, like all horror franchises, has had its high and low points.  However, it’s also one of the only franchises (along with Phantasm) that can boast having the same screenwriter for every film…until now that is.  This new remake is certainly stirring up strong opinions, but we’ll wait until it comes out and judge it by its own merits.  But in meantime, let’s take … Continue reading Ranking the Entire Chucky Series!