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The Thing

The Thing (2011) As A Prequel: A Pale Comparison

During the opening scenes of John Carpenter’s 1982 horror classic The Thing, we follow a two man crew of Norwegians chasing a dog across the Antarctic tundra by way of helicopter. The Norwegians land near an American base camp, getting killed due to mental errors and a language barrier that prevents them from conveying the danger that will follow the Americans if the dog lives.

hell night

Hell Night, A Review

Following many of the tropes established by the previously successful films of the genre, “Hell Night” takes place primarily at the abandoned Garth Manor, which has a dark history…

city of the living dead

City Of The Living Dead, A Review

The cast is filled with people whom most would not have recognized at the time, with Christopher George being the most well known of the bunch. For those familiar with Italian horror and exploitation cinema, there are names that people will recognize.