The Grudge follows the fleeting lives of a group of people who share something in common; they all got cursed. Pro tip, don’t get cursed in Japan because it will not end well. There are pissed off ghosts that will eat your soul and spread the curse to wherever you die. Nasty stuff...
Fan of Lovecraftian horrors? Fan of Death Dying and Other Things, one of our fellow Phantom Podcast Network contributors? Fan of John Carpenter's apocalypse trilogy? Well, this week we review their recommendation for us as Sam Neill dives headfirst into the land of magical typewriters, suspiciously clean insane asylums and overly animated oil paintings.
For Jack’s October / Halloween movie pick he chose . . . four cartoons that all clock in at under forty minutes. The cartoons in question are three Donald Duck Spooky Tales, and the 1940s Legend of Sleepy Hollow featuring one Bing Crosby. How does all of this stack up to modern standards? Find out after the jump.
The Conjuring is a recent entrant into haunted house horror that… wait… have you never heard of The Conjuring? Really? Well then, you’re in for a treat. If you like ghosts in your movies, or unstoppably charismatic demonologists, or the beginnings of blockbuster horror franchises then this should be right up your alley.