Monthly Archives: March 2018

Horror Movie Cleanse: The Witch

The story kicks off when Tomasin, the eldest daughter of William and Katherine, is playing pickaboo with her infant brother Samuel. When Tomasin opens her eyes, Samuel is gone. In this scene, writer and director Robert Eggers seems to be saying to the audience, “pay attention.” You don’t want to be like Tomasin and close your eyes for a moment; who knows what you’ll miss. Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in Response to movie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Horror Movie Cleanse: Annabelle Creation

What the girls don’t know is that the Mullins once had a daughter of their own, Annabelle. Annabelle, often referred to as Bee, was killed in a roadside accident twelve years prior to the story that is now unfolding. Though the house is old and Esther Mullins is mysteriously confined to her bed, Janice and the other girls have a normal experience in their new home. However, everything changes when Janice uncovers an odd doll in Annabelle’s old room, and an evil is released. Continue reading

Posted in Response to movie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Horror Movie Cleanse: Prince of Darkness

They soon find out that the research that they will be performing will be on a strange object in a hidden underground worship den in the basement of an abandoned church. Though things seem to be going well, they are attracting some unwanted attention; soon the church is surrounded by a horde of homeless men and women that kills anyone that tries to leave. Continue reading

Posted in Response to movie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Horror Movie Cleanse: Dead End

Dead End is the story of the Harringtons, a normal middle class American family. The family is composed of parents Frank and Laura, their son Richard, their daughter Marion, with Marion’s boyfriend Brad who is also tagging along for the journey. They are headed to Laura’s family to celebrate Christmas when Frank decides to take them on a shortcut that he has never taken before. When everyone in the car falls asleep, Frank inadvertently nods off as well, nearly running the car off the road. Following this minor mishap in which no one was injured, strange things began to happen. Continue reading

Posted in Response to movie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Horror Movie Cleanse: Darkness Falls

Darkness Falls is the story of Kyle. In the town of Darkness Falls there is a legend that a woman, known as the tooth fairy, was once burned all over her body and half of her face. From that day on she wore a porcelain mask. When two kids from the town went missing, she was blamed and subsequently killed. As a spirit, she roams the town killing children who have just lost their last tooth. Continue reading

Posted in Response to movie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Horror Movie Cleanse: Dead Silence

Dead Silence is the story of Jamie Ashen. Following the arrival of an unusual package at their front door that contained a doll, Jamie’s wife Lisa is found dead in their home. He returns back to his home town to bury his wife—a town that has a saying that sounds like a warning about not screaming if you see the face of Mary Shaw, a deceased ventriloquist. Jamie is estranged from his wealthy father, who’d recently had a stroke and was now remarried to a young woman named Ella. At least that is what Ella would have everyone believe. Continue reading

Posted in Response to movie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Horror Movie Cleanse: Pet

The following is in response to the film Pet, written by Jeremy Slater and starring Dominic Monaghan, Ksenia Solo, and Jennette McCurdy. Pet is the story of Seth, a lonely man that works at an animal shelter, and the object of his affection Holly, … Continue reading

Posted in Response to movie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment