Welcome to Witch Week (31 Scares Week 3)

In which I rank eight different Witch-related films by the most important metric of all: How Awesome Is The Witch?

CARRIE (2013) Is CARRIE (1976) Is CARRIE (1974): This Would-Be Feminist Remake Can’t Escape Its Source Material

Give a talented female director a Stephen King novel, and she’ll make…a Stephen King movie. Unfortunately.

31 Scares Week 2: Children, Possession, and the Eating of Flesh

A week of ghosts, children, and the eating of flesh! I watched POSSUM, CHILD’S PLAY, CELIA, MOTHER!, SINISTER, 0.0 MHZ, BLOOD QUANTUM, THE TAKING OF DEBORAH LOGAN, and RAW.

31 Scares Week 1: Murder Cults, Body Horror, and Psychosis

In which I score the first 8 films of my list on their scaryness and also gender stuff! Films include ROSEMARY’S BABY, The Aster Duo, THE WOLF HOUSE, and KINGDOM OF THE SPIDERS.

31 Days, 31 Scares

Autumn is upon us! Time for terror.

Quality Scares Digest: Yes, I’m Recommending a Horror TV

Two movies and a show that you could, you know…watch.

Quality Scares Digest: 6 Woman-Directed Horror Films You Shouldn’t Miss

Insightful, hilarious, and devastating, these #LadyHorror movies will not disappoint. Recent faves include well-known cult classic JENNIFER’S BODY, send-ups of the revenge thriller PREVENGE and PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN, plus a few surprises.

Review: Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part 4 is a Disappointing End to an Excellent Series

I will never stop loving SABRINA but I may have been happier without lackluster Part 4.

My Top 20 Scares of 2020, #5

This classic supernatural horror features a murderous urban legend, a satisfying revenge narrative, and mouth bees. What’s not to love?!