February 14, 2019
other lily

Other Lily: Horror Shorts

Other Lily: Horror Shorts Directed by David Romero The Story: A young woman falls victim to sleep paralysis and subsequently has the worst night of babysitting ever. Remember when action figures were just toys and […]
February 14, 2019
loop

Loop: Horror shorts

Loop: A horror video short review Directed by Mali Elfman The Story: A young woman wakes up, hears a noise, goes into the basement to investigate. So what? Let me introduce you to the concept of […]
February 14, 2019
tuck me in

Tuck Me In: Horror Shorts

Tuck Me In: A horror video short review Directed by Ignacio F. Rodo The Story: Bedtime. A son asks his father to look under the bed for monsters. What could go wrong? The Rundown: You […]
February 13, 2019
the cat with hands

The Cat With Hands: Horror Shorts

The Cat With Hands: A horror video short review.   To our new CHUD readers and our returning O.G.’s. I bid you…. Welcome to Barry’s Basement of Oddities Every week, dear readers, I will deliver […]
February 10, 2019
pride of strathmoor

The Pride of Strathmoor: Horror Shorts

The Pride of Strathmoor: A horror video short review. To our new C.H.U.D. readers and our returning O.G.’s. I bid you…. Welcome to Barry’s Basement of Oddities!  Every week, dear readers, I will deliver three […]
February 9, 2019
when i replaced camille

When I Replaced Camille: Horror Shorts

When I Replaced Camille (Quand j’ai remplacé Camille): A horror video short review.   To our new C.H.U.D. readers and our returning O.G.’s. I bid you…. Welcome to Barry’s Basement of Oddities!  Every week, dear […]
December 21, 2018
overlord

Overlord – bloody, violent zombie fun

Bring on the Overlord franchise. Sometimes, when going to the movies, you want to see something deep and complex, such as Suspiria or A Star is Born. Other times, however, you might just want to see a […]
December 21, 2018
leprechaun

‘Leprechaun Returns’ is a silly horror movie, that’s the point

Leprechaun Returns is cheesy, gory fun! by Chris Loporto Leprechaun first came out in 1993 as a horror comedy and surprisingly has lasted to this day becoming a franchise. Eight movies in total have made […]
December 17, 2018
cry for the bad man

Cry for the Bad Man: Scream Queen Icon Camille Keaton in Indie flick that aims to reinvent the home invasion horror Trope

Cry for the Bad Man, starring Camille Keaton has released its first trailer. Keaton, alongside Jamie Lee Curtis, is one of the most iconic scream queens in US history. Except of course that “I Spit […]
December 14, 2018
Caroline Williams Head Shot

The Second Coming of Scream Queen Caroline Williams: Completely Exposed In The Holiday Themed Slasher “Hanukkah”

Scream Queen Royalty Caroline Williams (Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, Halloween II, Sharknado 4, Hatchet III, Leprechaun 3, Stepfather II, the list goes on and on) is completely exposed in the new holiday themed slasher “Hanukkah” […]
December 13, 2018
The Posession of Hannah Grace

So Many Excorcisms, So Little Time: ‘The Possession of Hannah Grace’ review

I will start off this review by saying that watching cliched, bad horror movies is a guilty pleasure of mine. It has been since I was in middle school. We are entering December and it […]
December 3, 2018
the birch

The Birch: Horror Shorts

The Birch Directed by Ben Franklin, Anthony Melton. (For those of you wondering, I did check: this particular Ben Franklin is not a time traveling founding father here to save our country by making horror […]
November 15, 2018
it: chapter two

It: Chapter Two. Stephen King’s Awful Clown is Coming Again.

Stephen King’s It: Chapter Two is coming. Who are we kidding? We have been waiting for this built-in sequel since leaving the theatre after It (2017). We see Bill Skarsgard’s “Pennywise the Clown” in our nightmares. Clowns are […]
November 15, 2018
Pet Sematary

Stephen King’s Pet Sematary Remake 2019

Stephen King’s Pet Sematary gets another look-in for a 2019 adaption of the seminal horror novel, originally published in 1983. A book I could never bring myself to finish. As a cat lover, this story always […]
June 11, 2017

Doomsday Reels: Resident Evil – The Final Chapter

Resident Evil dies like it lived: big, dumb, and weirdly enjoyable.
May 30, 2017

Doomsday Reels: The Handmaid’s Tale

Behind every great book adaptation is a forgettable first try.
May 15, 2017

Doomsday Reels: Dr. Strangelove

For the 100th Doomsday Reels column, we look at the grimmest screwball comedy in the history of film.
April 30, 2017

Doomsday Reels: The Darkest Hour

Is it possible to like a movie and find it super dull at the same time?
April 18, 2017

Doomsday Reels: Children of Men

A dystopian movie that feels a bit too close to home.
April 2, 2017

Doomsday Reels: Cherry 2000

It's 'Lars and the Real Girl' for the post-apocalyptic era.
April 1, 2017

Doomsday Reels: Thomas and the Magic Railroad

"If I die, I'm gonna die historic on the island of Sodor!"
March 19, 2017

Doomsday Reels: Highlander – The Source

'Highlander: The Source' is a stern reminder that movies can be far worse than 'Highlander 2"
March 5, 2017

Doomsday Reels: Highlander 2 – The Quickening

Whether it comes from outer space or the distant past, no amount of editing can fix 'Highlander 2.'
February 20, 2017

Doomsday Reels: The Rover

Protracted Silence: The Movie