Author Archives: Ted Dahlberg

About Ted Dahlberg

I'm a stoic, a pessimist, a bookworm, a skeptic, and possibly other things which take more than one word to say.

X-Files: I Want To Believe – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2014 Day 24

  I watched every single episode of the X-Files as they aired, but I haven’t seen this movie until now. I knew people had found it underwhelming when it came out, but that was it. Expectations suitably lowered, I found … Continue reading

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Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2014 Day 23

Poultrygeist is the second Troma film I’ve watched, and I think I’m getting the hang of what they are. I.e. I appreciate what they do, but it’s not necessarily for me. This is a movie I would show to someone … Continue reading

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Frankenstein’s Army – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2014 Day 22

I started watching Frankenstein’s Army without any big expectations beyond being mildly entertained by a monster movie. Just the concept of Soviet soldiers pushing into Germany at the end of the second world war and encountering creatures created with the … Continue reading

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The Conspiracy – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2014 Day 21

The Conspiracy is a mockumentary (I will never like that word) about two documentary filmmakers making a documentary about conspiracy theories and themselves getting drawn in to the world of conspiracies. More thriller than horror I still found myself engaged … Continue reading

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Howling 3: The Marsupials – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2014 Day 20

The Howling 3 is a bad movie, and I kind of like it. The first half anyway. Whereas the second movie in the series was bad and kind of dull this one is bad and weird, which is much more … Continue reading

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Night of the Comet – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2014 Day 19

Night of the Comet is an odd movie, difficult to quite categorise. A comet passing by the Earth turns most of humanity (and the rest of the animals) literally to dust. Of those that survive, some are affected by a … Continue reading

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Event Horizon – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2014 Day 18

Event Horizon belongs in a small but very high level of quality genre called Sam Neill Stars In Creepy Horror. It’s one of my favourite genres. Event Horizon could as well have been called Ominous: The Movie. It starts out … Continue reading

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