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Throwback Thursday: “The Indian In the Cupboard” (1995)

There are movies that, no matter how strong of an argument you have, I will never admit are actually terrible. Why? Because I watched them as an impressionable kid and they hold a special place in my heart. When I saw a list th...
 
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Throwback Thursday Review: Heavy Weights (1995)

There are certain movies that I watched as a young kid that will always hold a special place in my heart no matter how outdated they become: Major Payne, Bushwhacked, Hook, and obviously Heavy Weights are just a few of them. Ye...
 
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Throwback Thursday Review: “Swamp Thing” (1982)

  “Swamp Thing” is a strange beast indeed. It was originally marketed as a horror / sci- fi feature, which is understandable, given that it was written and directed by Wes Craven. Yes, the same Wes Craven that ...
 
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31 Days of Horror: “Lawnmower Man” (1992)

Computer-Generated Imagery (CGI) is a powerful tool that moviemakers have been wielding for quite some time now, and It has come a long way since its humble beginnings back in the early 1980’s. From “Tron,” to...
 
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Throwback Thursday Review: “Freddy vs. Jason” (2003)

  In 1993, horror fans were given one hell of a surprise ending to “Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday”. The glove of Freddy Krueger coming out of the dirt, and dragging Jason’s mask down into the flame...
 
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Throwback Thursday Review: “Needful Things” (1993)

Stephen King is a fantastic author, and to refer to him otherwise would be doing him a great disservice. After all, how can we not admire the man who’s creative efforts have inspired such marvelous films as “The Sha...
 
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Throwback Thursday Review: “Bad Girls” (1994)

Westerns were all the rage, for a while, in the 90s. They came in all shapes and sizes. There were the good (“Tombstone”, “Unforgiven”) the bad (“Wild, Wild West”, “Posse”) and th...
 
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Throwback Thursday Review: “A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors” (1987)

My interest in horror films did not come about, until I was out of high school. My LOVE of horror films didn’t show up until a few years after that. That was true partially because my parents were not okay with me “...
 
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Throwback Thursday Review: “Hook” (1991)

There are few movies I can watch again and again and feel the same excitement, have the same emotional investment, each and every time I watch them. “The Shawshank Redemption” is definitely one of them, as well as &...
 
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Throwback Thursday Review: Little Monsters (1989)

If you ask any kid from the 80’s about “Little Monsters”, they will tell you that it is a classic; one of those movies you have to see. Aside from telling you who is in it and how it scared the hell out of the...
 
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