The Cursed – Movie Review

Our sins always have a way of catching up to us.  At least that’s the way most major religions describe the universe.  Whether it be the will of a deity, karma, or some other supernatural force, many cultures have some idea or believe in some form of cosmic justice. Writer/Director Sean Ellis may be more known for indie dramas, but his first foray into horror … Continue reading The Cursed – Movie Review

“The Howling” vs. “An American Werewolf in London”

It’s not very common that two classics featuring the same type of monster get released within mere months of each other.  But that was very much the case in 1981 when both Joe Dante’s The Howling and John Landis’ An American Werewolf in London both hit cinemas. Both films have certainly lived on to become well-loved classics, and while they are completely different in story, … Continue reading “The Howling” vs. “An American Werewolf in London”

“Werewolves Within” – Movie Review (Spoiler Free)

What happens when you take classic werewolf tropes and blend them with a murder/mystery aesthetic?  The result is a funny, bizarre, and bloody movie called Werewolves Within! Not Your Typical Werewolf MovieBased on the 2016 video game of the same name, Werewolves Within is far from other werewolf classics like An American Werewolf in London, The Howling, or Ginger Snaps.  It doesn’t deal with a … Continue reading “Werewolves Within” – Movie Review (Spoiler Free)

40 Fun Facts About “The Howling”

1981 was quite the year for werewolf movies, with two of the most iconic ones being released, The Howling and An American Werewolf in London.  While the latter had a much larger box office, the former often gets overlooked.  So on its 40th anniversary, we wanted to honor The Howling by making this list of 40 fun facts about it! 1. Jack Conrad was originally … Continue reading 40 Fun Facts About “The Howling”