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Apollo 18 – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2013 Day 24

I happened across Apollo 18 on Netflix and was intrigued enough to give it a try even if I wasn’t sure if it was quite my thing. A found footage (that’s where my hesitation kicks in) movie about the “real” … Continue reading

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Dylan Dog: Dead of Night – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2013 Day 23

Dylan Dog is an Italian comic series starring the eponymous paranormal investigator and his assistant Groucho. Since I don’t know Italian I’ve had to make do with the sadly short run that was published in Swedish, and the Dark Horse … Continue reading

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Tremors – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2013 Day 22

My first introduction to Tremors was a friend’s older brother using the worms as monsters in a campaign for the role playing game Mutant. I didn’t actually watch the movie until years later. I’d quite like to see a movie … Continue reading

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Warlock – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2013 Day 21

Warlock is another quintessential eighties movie. Two men chase each other, violently. It’s Terminator with magic. This is not a complaint, mind. Warlock may be formulaic, but it’s also entertaining. There’s never any doubt that the good guys will win … Continue reading

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Teen Wolf – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2013 Day 20

Teen Wolf is certainly very… eighties. It’s a teen comedy made in 1985 so perhaps that isn’t terribly surprising, but really, it is very eighties. And apart from there being a werewolf or two in it, there’s no sign of … Continue reading

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Cronos – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2013 Day 19

Cronos is very far from the typical jump scare horror. Its horror instead comes from a slow build towards the inevitable. I wouldn’t say that it’s predictable, but from early on you suspect what the movie is building towards, and … Continue reading

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The Mummy – Halloween Horror Month Movie Spectacular 2013 Day 17

The Mummy is another classic horror movie that I’d never watched. The closest I’d gotten was the 1999 The Mummy and its sequel The Mummy Returns. Both which I like quite a lot (I just need to switch off my … Continue reading

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