As children of the 80’s, our imaginations propelled us into great adventures. Fighting against a Galactic Empire in a galaxy far, far away? Yep. Learning to “Never Say Die” as we hunt for pirate treasure through booby trapped caves? Of course. Throwing on our proton packs, crossing the streams and saving the world? Do you … Continue reading The Monster Squad (1987) Perspective Review
Nothing is sacred! Everything old is new again! Hollywood has raped my childhood! Whenever we here any of these statements uttered by our family, friends or co-workers, it can only mean one thing…REMAKES! Sadly, Horror seems to be the genre studios gravitate towards to make some fast cash. And while SOME remakes range from great to nearly … Continue reading Lethal Listings – 13 Worst Horror Remakes
The most important thing in any type of relationship is trust. We trust our parents when they tell us “There’s no such thing as monsters.” We trust our friends and loved ones when they tell us “There’s nothing wrong.” But what if that trust is broken? For example…when Hollywood misleads us with remakes and movie … Continue reading Talk About Terrifying – No Clowning Around
Dissection. It’s the process of pulling things apart. Whether it’s a feature film, a character, a creature or even a genre, the base meaning stays the same. It’s all about the pieces parts. Horror means a variety of things to different people. For some, it instills fear. For others, it turns stomachs with unimaginable sights. … Continue reading Dissecting the Genres of Horror
When it comes to tracing the roots of the horror genre, one need not look any further than their local library. The foundation of everything we know and love about horror can be found in the pages of some of the greatest literary works. It’s also no surprise that most of the classic horror films … Continue reading A Crash Course in Horror Part 1
It is a genre that transcends age, sex, color and culture. It can be found in literature, art, music, and film all over the world. Whether it’s located in the blade of an all too real attacker or the razor clawed glove of a sadistic dream demon, the end result is the same…Horror! The mounting … Continue reading What is 2GuysTalkingHorror?
A jungle. A downed “choppa”. A special forces operation team out of Form Bragg – missing. When in doubt, it’s time to call in “Dutch” and the team of men that just ask “whattawegottado?” While you might think it’s just another Schwarzenegger action film, the fact is that 1987’s Predator, isn’t just the “FIRST” Perspective … Continue reading Predator (1987) – A Perspective Review