Tag: thriller

He Said, She Said: House On Haunted Hill Review

An absolute dud remake of Vincent Price’s 1959 horror classic. There are almost no likable elements to this 1999 version, except watching the unlikable characters finally meeting their demise for acting …

Deliverance

Review: Deliverance by James Dickey

You aren’t hallucinating.  This is not a science fiction book review.  This is indeed a review of the novel Deliverance.  Yep, THAT Deliverance.  The one with white water canoeing, banjo playin’, […]

Retro Review: Dark City (1998)

Joe Moviegoer will probably find this movie tiresome and confusing. It’s definitely not for the average viewer. Most hardcore science fiction fans should appreciate its complex and winding plot. This movie is bound …

Tape by Jason Coffman

‘Tape’ Horror Short by Jason Coffman

Mr. Lake provides unusual services to people with unusual problems.  Jim Carston has such a problem and Mr. Lake agrees to take care of the problem under the contingency that […]

Zodiac by Neal Stephenson

Review: Zodiac by Neal Stephenson

Neal Stephenson is one of my favorite authors. But unfortunately Zodiac is not one of my favorite books. Neal Stephenson Zodiac is named after the rigid inflatable boat that is […]

The Lost World: Jurassic Park

Retro Review: The Lost World: Jurassic Park

I dug this old review up because I recently watched Jurassic World on Blu-ray. One thought that kept crossing my mind was “Don’t these people ever learn!!!” It goes all the way back to The Lost World when humans first re-opened Pandora’s genetic box and tried to control natural mutation. [Original publication: Nov 29, 2000]