2020 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge Day 22: Jaws 3D (1983)

DAY 22. MURKIN: Something underwater or ocean related. It sure is dark down there, what was that? If you are a regular visitor to our site, you may realize that we love shark movies. We have a whole Letterboxd list devoted to them. While Sam’s taste may veer toward the ripoff side of the Jaws equation, […]

Sky Sharks (2021)

“Hey, I can’t stop you from watching shark movies any more than I can stop myself.”— Sam Panico, in his review Great White (2021), the latest in a long line of “shark” movies. Yes. The rumors are true: B&S About Movies will watch any streaming offering with a shark in it, as it is our […]

Sharks’ Treasure (1975)

This debut entry in the Jaws rip-off sweepstakes was directed by Hungarian-born bad-ass Cornel Wilde, the star of one of my all-time favorite TV (horror) movies: 1972’s Gargoyles, a movie that scared the stuffing out me in the day—so please take that into consideration as I come to hail Cornel Wilde, not tear him down. […]

TUBI EXCLUSIVE: Dead Zone (2022)

What if we took zombies, Michael Jai White, Halo suits, greenscreen, Starship Troopers, Resident Evil, more zombies, a title that’s been used before, Iron Man visor graphics and Jeff Fahey and threw them all into a blender? Well, it would taste pretty good, to be honest. I loved Dead Zone because it’s the exact kind of movie I’d have […]

Nope (2022)

There was a time, however briefly, when blockbusters were made by the same directors of the New Hollywood and weren’t just product placement intended to get toys into Target for a 6 week cycle, but actual movies that stirred up emotions and made us look into the unknown with wonder or terror. With just three […]