Posts Tagged ‘creatures’
The blurred line between reality and fiction plays havoc with the mind of insurance investigator John Trent (Sam Neill, center) in John Carpenter's 1995 horror film "In the Mouth of Madness," a New Line Cinema production.

Class of 1995: ‘In the Mouth of Madness’

Largely lost during the '90s' lap of luxury, John Carpenter's horror parable for a world whittling away until *you* are an abnormality hits close to home today.

Chernobyl Diaries

I suppose the only upside to "Chernobyl Diaries" is getting to see Jesse McCartney suffer a slow and painful death. It's the least the filmmakers could do for setting us up for a similar fate.

Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark

Piecemeal treats are fun here, but never add up to a cumulative chill. Honestly, the most frightening things it has to offer are end credits with Comic Sans.


The creators of "Prowl" deserve to sit in the time-out chair in the corner for making such a horrid movie. For shame.

Heroes of the Zeroes: Where the Wild Things Are

"Where the Wild Things Are" — a remarkably wondrous fable about a fantastic land — continues Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.


Plenty of bombs burst in air during the TV star-spangled bummer that is "Skyline," an uninspired, unoriginal alien-invasion tale.

Heroes of the Zeroes: The Descent

"The Descent" — a brutal creature feature with marvelous subtext — continues Nick Rogers' daily, alphabetical look back at the 356 best films of 2000-2009.