‘Us’ – The Right Dose of Scary

How to begin. ‘Us’ is a movie about a family who one day, suddenly gets a visit from their evil doublegangers who want to kill them and are plotting world domination. End of story. So what made this movie special? Was it because it was written and directed by Jordan Peele, as was ‘Get Out’?…

Goosebumps 2: the Horror in the Lack of Jack Black

I won’t lie, I went to see this movie for Jack Black. And boy was I disappointed. Goosebumps 2 is mainly about Slappy the puppet’s revenge. In my honest opinion, Slappy is the ultimate horror, when I was a little child reading Goosebumps, he was the worst. So when two best friends found Slappy and…

Hereditary: Heads Off

They said it was worth seeing, so I decided to give this a go. Well, Hereditary, well played. Well played. I was questioning my sanity for awhile during the movie, and even a tiny, harmless noise of plop could send me running out of the theater. I did not run out of the theater, just…

IT Review: A Fancy Boggart for A Treat

I watched this movie once, for all the wrong reasons. Not that I didn’t think this movie would be worth the time and money, I just honestly did not think my heart could take it. I almost died. Multiple heart attacks. Not enough snacks. And why on earth did I watch this alone at night?…

Mistakes

Some stories I would not share, because I knew they would terrify you. Some tales were better off buried six feet under, where they could never hurt you. Where they would stay there, unmoved, hopefully dead. But some would rise back up from the dead, blasting out the dirt and mud, climbing up in rotten…

A Promise

There is no denying that Samantha’s love for Tobias is her curse. She remembers the days she was half her size today, running around chasing little Tobias, playing games and laughing together. “Sammy, you and I will always be together,” Tobias would say, making a promise she actually believed he’d keep. Two decades later, she…