Book vs. Film: Three Pivotal Scenes From Gerald’s Game

Based upon Stephen King’s 1992 suspense novel, Gerald’s Game is the story of Jessie Burlingame, the trophy wife of a successful lawyer, who accidentally kills her husband Gerald during a romantic getaway weekend. Handcuffed to a bed with minimal chances… Continue Reading


A Week Later, Reflecting on Fantastic Fest 2017 and All the Good Times

Last Thursday, Austin’s Fantastic Fest came to a close after more than a week of films, events, and soirées. It was my first year in attendance (I did my prep) and the amount of people who were telling me that… Continue Reading


Gerald’s Game (Fantastic Fest): A Stunning Tale of Survival and Growth

Geralds Game

Starring Carla Gugino, Bruce Greenwood, Carel Struycken Directed by Mike Flanagan THERE ARE SPOILERS IN THIS REVIEW SO READ AT YOUR OWN PERIL! Often thought to be unfilmable, Stephen King’s novel Gerald’s Game is a story that is both horrifying… Continue Reading


Three More Venture Into The Haunting of Hill House

Mike Flanagan is turning his Netflix adaptation of “The Haunting of Hill House” into one big family reunion! Check it out: Ouija: Origin of Evil stars Henry Thomas and Elizabeth Reaser have joined the cast of the show as well… Continue Reading


Fantastic Fest 2017: First Wave of Films Includes Gerald’s Game, Blade of the Immortal, and More Genre Goodness

It’s finally here! The first wave of films that will play at the 13th annual Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas, has been revealed; and it looks like attendees will be in for one exciting year! Tim League, festival founder and… Continue Reading


Saturn Awards 2017: Mike Flanagan on Ouija Nomination; Updates on Gerald’s Game and The Haunting of Hill House

Ouija Origin of Evil

Mike Flanagan has, in a rather short amount of time, become a horror household name. With films like Absentia, Hush, Before I Wake and Oculus under his belt, it’s no surprise that he got a nomination at the 43rd annual… Continue Reading


10 Upcoming 2017 Horror Movies I’m Excited About

It Comes At Night

We’re almost at the halfway point of 2017, if you can believe that. Since the year started, we’ve gotten some pretty incredible horror films that have been scoring big at the box office and there are no signs of that… Continue Reading


Mike Flanagan Directing Series Adaptation of The Haunting of Hill House For Netflix

Netflix has announced that they have ordered a 10-episode series based on Shirley Jackson’s horror drama The Haunting of Hill House, which will be written, produced, and directed by Mike Flanagan (Oculus, Hush, Gerald’s Game). It will also be produced… Continue Reading