Category: Horror

Movie Review – Chris Ranson on WTF! (2017)

Title: WTF! (2017) Director: Peter Herro Runtime: 80 minutes — Three years ago, then nine-year-old Rachel was the only survivor of a brutal massacre. Now, it’s spring break, and her close friends all decide to go to a cabin in the woods for a party. A killer shows up and starts offing them one by…


Cinefessions Series Review – Branden Chowen on the [Rec] Series

A Cinefessions Series Review is a periodic column that sees one more writers watching and reviewing an entire film series. Cinefessions considers any film franchise that has two or more films a series, and thus available for review in this column. This is an excellent way to get a quick look at an entire collection…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 94 – The Video Game Arc – A Silent Hill Double Feature

Welcome to the 94th episode of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today we conclude the Video Game Arc with a double feature review of Silent Hill (2006) and Silent Hill: Revelation (2012), and move on to round thirty of the Besting the Backlog Challenge. Do you want to be a part of The Cinefessions Podcast? Well now…


Movie Review – Chris Ranson on Presidents Day (2017)

Title: Presidents Day (2017) Director: David Zuckerman Runtime: 76 minutes — A group of awful teenagers go to a cabin in the woods to celebrate President’s Day. There, they unknowingly summon the corpses of the former presidents, and have to resurrect John Wilkes Booth to help kill the undead. Presidents Day opens with some of…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 90 – The PaxCast – Club Dread (2004)

Welcome to the 90th episode of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today Branden, Ashe, and Marc once again honor the late, great Bill Paxton by transforming the podcast into The PaxCast. This week, The PaxCast concludes with a review of Club Dread (2004). We also move on to round twenty-six of the Besting the Backlog Challenge, and…


Movie Review – Chris Ranson on Strip Club Massacre (2017)

Title: Strip Club Massacre (2017) Director: Bob Clark Runtime: 101 minutes — Megan is having a terrible day. Her job has let her go because business is slow. She arrives home to find her boyfriend having sex with her roommate, so she decides to go visit her best friend, Amanda, and stay with her until…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 89 – The PaxCast – Frailty (2001)

Welcome to the 89th episode of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today Ashe and Branden once again honor the late, great Bill Paxton by transforming the podcast into The PaxCast. This week, The PaxCast reviews Frailty (2001). They also move on to round twenty-five of the Besting the Backlog Challenge. Don’t worry, Marc will return to the…