Ten movies I could talk about for thirty minutes with no research

I saw a Twitter thread that asked, "What can I talk about for 30 minutes with no prep?" The answer, for me, is easy. Movies. Lots of movies. Get ready for 10 movies that I can, have and will go on and on and on about. 1. Yor Hunter from the Future: I basically started this… Continue reading Ten movies I could talk about for thirty minutes with no research

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)

This movie was called "the first Iranian vampire western",  even though it was shot in Taft, California. It's all about a lonesome vampire in the Iranian ghost town known as Bad City. It's also a Tarantino combination of influences, in black and white, that will either make you say, "Wow, that's art" or "Huh, that's self-indulgent tripe." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmIQFcPXLXA… Continue reading A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)

Terror In the Skies (2019)

We checked out director Seth Breedlove's On the Trail of Bigfoot series a few weeks ago, so we were excited to check out this documentary, which explores hundreds of years of terrifying reports of encounters with massive, winged creatures in the state of Illinois. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Po8MpFTr2vg From Alton's man-eating Piasa Bird legends to recent Chicago sightings of a… Continue reading Terror In the Skies (2019)

Monster Party (2018)

Three young thieves -- Casper (Sam Striker from 2017's Leatherface and the TV show Nightflyers), Iris (Virginia Gardner, the latest Halloween) and Dodge (Brandon Micheal Hall, the TV show God Friended Me) -- decide to rob the mansion where Iris works as a caterer to raise the money to save Casper's dad, but when the house locks down, everyone… Continue reading Monster Party (2018)