Dark Water Review

Original Title: Honogurai mizu no soko kara Synopsis: A mother and her 6 year old daughter move into a creepy apartment whose every surface is permeated by water. [from IMDb] Neoli’s Review: I can’t believe Dark Water is more than a decade old–eleven years to be exact.  That would make the little girl who plays Ikuko a […]

Carrie (1976) Review

Synopsis: A young, abused and timid 17-year-old girl discovers she has telekinesis, and gets pushed to the limit on the night of her school’s prom by a humiliating prank. [ from IMDb] Neoli’s Review: There’s a new Carrie movie coming out in the fall of 2013, a hopefully nice remake of Brian De Palma’s 1976 […]

V/H/S/2 Review

Synopsis (from IMDb) : Searching for a missing student, two private investigators break into his house and find collection of VHS tapes. Viewing the horrific contents of each cassette, they realize there may be dark motives behind the student’s disappearance. My Review: After a stretch of really bad movies, it seems I’m on a roll again. […]

Resolution Review

Synopsis: (from IMDb) Michael (Peter Cilella) is committed to getting his best friend Chris (Vinny Curran) to sober up and get his life back on track. But what begins as an attempt to save his friend’s life quickly takes an unexpected turn as the two friends confront personal demons, the consequences of past actions, and forces […]

Chatter Short Review

Year: 2010 Director: Leo Resnes Synopsis:(from IMDb) A girl witnesses a horrible sight online, then the electricity is cut off inside her apartment. Later when the light returns, she feel that she is not alone. My Quick Review: Chatter is another short (from Norway this time) that hits it home for me. Very minimalist but efficient […]

Mama Review

Year: 2013 Director: Andrés Muschietti Summary: (from IMDb) Annabel and Lucas are faced with the challenge of raising his young nieces that were left alone in the forest for 5 years…. but how alone were they? My Short Review: I was intrigued at first by Mama. Another PG 13 movie that looked very creepy and seemed […]

Dark Skies Review

Year: 2013 Director: Scott Stewart Summary: (from IMDb) As the Barret family’s peaceful suburban life is rocked by an escalating series of disturbing events, they come to learn that a terrifying and deadly force is after them. My Short Review: I was pleasantly surprised by Dark Skies since I did not expect much before starting to […]

Paranormal Activity 4 Review

Year:2012 Directed by: Henry Joost + Ariel Schulman  Summary: It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witnesses strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.  (from IMDb)  Neoli’s Review: Rotten Tomatoes gives a disappointing score of 4.3 out of 10 to […]

Don’t Move Review

Year: 2013 Director: Anthony Melton Summary: 6 Friends gather around a ouija board. Their little “seance” will unleash a demonic force looking for 5 souls. My Short Review: “Don’t Move” is the 8th episode in a web series of 13 shorts: “Bloody Cuts” . I have to admit I did not know about this web series […]

The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia Review

Year: 2013 Directed by: Tom Elkins Starring: Abigail Spencer, Chad Michael Murray, Katee Sackhoff, Emily Alyn Lind, Cicely Tyson Neoli’s Review: Scary, but with a purpose.  This probably best sums ups The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia, the horror film that lists two U.S. states in its title. In the sequel, Lisa (Abigail […]