Strange Nature: Headless Horseman (2007)

Originally airing on SyFy back when it was still Sci-Fi, way back on October 27, 2007, Headless Horseman is all about the famous Washington Irving story, which was true and was much less scary than what actually happened. It's directed by Anthony C. Ferrante, who would go on to create Sharknado. On their way to a… Continue reading Strange Nature: Headless Horseman (2007)

Strange Nature: WolvesBayne (2009)

Russell Bayne (Jeremy London, T.S. Quint from Mallrats), is bit­ten by a werewolf and finds himself in the middle of a supernatural war between vampires, werewolves and the human hunters who want to stop them. So, you know, Underworld. There are some magic amulets that are needed to stop a vampire named Lilith from rising to power and lots… Continue reading Strange Nature: WolvesBayne (2009)

Strange Nature: Monster Wolf (2010)

A creature of ancient legend manifests, bound to protect the ecological balance of the land as well as kill anyone that threatens it. This elusive guardian is both feared and celebrated by the locals. However, a deadly curse soon impacts them all, uniting them with the goal of recapturing the monster wolf’s spirit or facing… Continue reading Strange Nature: Monster Wolf (2010)

Houses of Hell: The Dunwich Horror (2009)

An adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft’s The Dunwich Horror, this movie is all about Wilbur Whateley (Jeffery Combs, Re-Animator, The Frighteners) as he tries to find the Necronomicon, an ancient, diabolical manuscript that will help him open a doorway to a dimension inhabited by unspeakable creatures known as the Old Ones. Otherwise known as The Darkest Evil… Continue reading Houses of Hell: The Dunwich Horror (2009)

Houses of Hell: American Horror House (2012)

Three students strive to be initiated into a sorority on Halloween night. However, they soon realize that they must fight for their lives from ghosts that have invaded and the housemother that has embarked upon a killing spree. Oh man -- with a synopsis like that, is it any wonder that I picked this movie… Continue reading Houses of Hell: American Horror House (2012)

Ape Week: Planet of the Apes: The Five Telefilms from the 1974 Series (1981)

B&S Movies’ readers are already up to speed on everything ape, with the franchise’s production minutiae readily available—if you want it. But here are the basics that led to the post-Star Wars POTA movies: As result of the first four films’ box office returns—it was the Star Wars of its day—Arthur P. Jacobs, the producer… Continue reading Ape Week: Planet of the Apes: The Five Telefilms from the 1974 Series (1981)

Before Star Wars: Destination Moonbase Alpha (1973) (1978)

Alternately known as Saturn 1999, Space 2100, Space: 1999 Moonbase Alpha, and Space 1999: 1 in various overseas markets for its TV syndication and foreign theatrical distribution, Destination Moonbase Alpha is the Star Wars-inspired feature-film created from the 1976-1977 second season, two-part story arc of Space: 1999: “The Bringers of Wonder” (Ep. 18 and 19,… Continue reading Before Star Wars: Destination Moonbase Alpha (1973) (1978)

A Christmas Cruise (2017)

David DeCoteau made The Wrong Cruise for Lifetime, which also stars Vivica A. Fox, and that movie uses the exact same establishing shot of a cruise ship as this movie. Welcome to the world of DeCoteau, where stock footage and ADR rules the day. This is the second combo of Fox and DeCoteau that I've watched… Continue reading A Christmas Cruise (2017)

Christmas Spirit (2011)

Also known as A Christmas Puppy, this is yet another movie yawned forth from the hellscape of movies that are made by David DeCoteau. If you watched A Talking Cat!?! and were like, hey -- I'd like him to make a Christmas movie, well, you already have Santa's Summer House. But then if you want more, what kind… Continue reading Christmas Spirit (2011)