Impressions: The Lodge

The Lodge is a 2019 indie horror film that recently made its way to America and is currently on Hulu. It is a psychological horror film that deals heavily with the themes of isolation, gaslighting, mental health, and – this should also serve as a warning for the rest of the piece by the way […]

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Impressions: Favorite 5 Creature Features

A while ago, I did a short list of some favorite horror movies. In trying to edit that down, I struggled to pick out which movies would make it and which would not. I thought to expand on that list and do some of my favorite for various subgenres. To kick-off, I thought we would […]

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Impressions: Unfriended

I am more than a little late to the Unfriended party, but I was curious, so I took it when I got the chance to watch. I knew the basic idea and the gist of the story, but other than it being considered a disappointment, I went in fairly blind. When approaching my thoughts on […]

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Impressions: 15 Favorite Horror Movies

So the subject of “recommended” and “favorite” horror films comes up a lot (comes up a lot outside the genre and even the medium of film). I always struggle with this because there are so many wonderful movies out there, and ‘favorite’ is such a hard word. There are ones I like purely for their […]

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Impressions: The Halloween and Friday the 13th Movies We Almost Had

Thanks to their recent addition on Shudder, I decided to give one of my favorite franchise’s another viewing, Friday the 13th. This led me down the road of contemplation, and I was reminded how Friday the 13th part IV and Halloween 4 both setup something sort of similar, that they then completely abandoned. I am […]

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Impressions: Tucker and Dale vs Evil

Tucker and Dale vs. Evil is a 2010 horror-comedy. It follows two branching stories, with Tucker and Dale serving as our protagonists. Tucker and Dale buy a “vacation home” out in the sticks that needs a great deal of work. Meanwhile, they cross paths with Allison and her friends, who judge the pair based on […]

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Impressions: Franchise Ranking- Friday the 13th

There are a lot of great franchises out there filled with various highs and lows. I thought I would rank a few of them on the blog and why I put the movies in the order that I do. To be clear, these are my personal ratings entirely. While what I perceive as quality will […]

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Impressions: Great Horror Intros

The opening act of every movie is fairly important. It is what will help set the tone for the rest of our journey, and usually, the goal is to make sure to grab you early to keep your attention. With horror movies, it is especially important because generally, after the intro, we are left with […]

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Impressions: The Platform

The Platform (The Hole) is a 2019 Spanish sci-fi horror movie. It was recently, and with a bit of unfortunate timing, added to Netflix for American audiences. The movie is set in a large tower with two prisoners, or people, on each level and a large hole in the middle of their cell. The people […]

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Impressions: May

May is a slightly odd and rather interesting 2002 horror film. It follows May, a girl born with a lazy eye to a perfectionist mother. Her mother’s obsession over her eye starts to give May a complex, not helped at all by the fact that her mother has no social skills and passes that trait […]

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