“Chromebaby” Review– 7:55
“Book of Monsters” Review – 15:03
“Pet Sematary” Review –19:25
“The Prodigy” Review – 26:12
“The Cannibal Club” Review – 29:57
“Depraved” Review – 34:42
“Tuftland” Review – 41:12
“The Perfection” Review – 46:55
“Braid” Review– 51:20
“Knives and Skin” Review – 54:59
“Little Joe” Review – 1:00:36
“Luz” Review – 1:05:23
“The Laplace’s Demon” – 1:09:55
Hammer Time “Crescendo” with Jeremy – 1:16:59
Answers – 1:30:46
Question of the Week “When a film is streaming in HD and only on DVD which do you buy?” – 1:39:46
Update – 1:40:15
"Famine" Blu-Ray Review (Unearthed Films)
Thirty students. Twenty-four hours. Zero survivors.
Two years after a high-school prank that nearly killed popular teacher Mr. Balszack during the school's annual famine, the graduating class of Sloppy Secondary try to forget the incident and decide to hold a 24-hour famine in hopes of making it an annual event again. It isn't long before students and staff start turning up dead at the hands of a killer masquerading as the school's mascot.
Unearthed Films – http://www.unearthedfilms.com/
“Famine” Blu-Ray – https://mvdshop.com/products/famine-blu-ray
"Chromebaby" DVD Review (Films That Kill)
From Film Bizarro Jack has been hired to track down a fluid which can bring back the dead to life, but after an unfortunate meeting with a robber in a comic store, Jack is in the middle of a gun fight. Several of the fluid containers are shot to pieces and the now dead robber gets infected by the fluid. Sent to find Jack and the fluid is Jim, and when he finds out there is a re-animated corpse running around, they set off to the comic store together.
Maggot Films – http://maggotfilms.com/
“Chromebaby” DVD – http://maggotfilms.com/store/maggot-store/
"Book of Monsters" Blu-Ray Review (Epic Pictures Releasing)
Sophie's 18th birthday becomes a bloodbath when monsters descend upon her house and start to devour the party guests. Sophie and her friends must rally together to send their party crashers back to hell.
Director & Writer Commentary with Stewart Sparke & Paul Butler
Cast Commentary with Lyndsey Craine, Michaela Longden, Daniel Thrace & Arron Dennis
Opening The Book of Monsters: The Making of the Film
- A feature length documentary about the making of Book of Monsters featuring interviews with the cast & crew along with behind the scenes footage from the set. Follow the journey of the film from its crowd-funded origins to it's world premiere at Frightfest and learn how the filmmakers brought the monsters to life.
Deleted & Alternate Scenes (14 Total)
• Sophie's Nightmare
• Jonas Meets the Girls
• Beth's Mistake
• Gary's Test
• Mona's Sexy Note
• University Challenge
• Extended Striptease
• Stripper Snacks
• Something Survived
• Under the Bed
• The Jigsaw Puzzle
• Death & Destiny
• Sophie Speaks German
• Alternate Ending and Gag Reel
Epic Pictures Releasing – https://epic-pictures.com/
“Book of Monsters” Blu-Ray – https://epic-pictures.com/merchandise/book-of-monsters-blu-ray
"Pet Sematary" 4K Review
Based on the seminal horror novel by Stephen King, Pet Sematary follows Dr. Louis Creed (Jason Clarke), who, after relocating with his wife Rachel (Amy Seimetz) and their two young children from Boston to rural Maine, discovers a mysterious burial ground hidden deep in the woods near the familys new home. When tragedy strikes, Louis turns to his unusual neighbor, Jud Crandall (John Lithgow), setting off a perilous chain reaction that unleashes an unfathomable evil with horrific consequences.
Web Site Information
“Pet Sematary” 4K – https://www.amazon.com/Pet-Sematary-2019-Jason-Clarke/dp/B07QJK1BTG/
"The Prodigy" Blu-Ray Review
In her much-anticipated foray into the horror-thriller genre, Taylor Schilling stars in THE PRODIGY as Sarah, a mother whose young son Miles' disturbing behavior signals that an evil, possibly supernatural has overtaken him. Fearing for her family's safety, Sarah must grapple with her maternal instinct to love and protect Miles in favor of investigating what - or who - is causing his dark turn. She is to look for answers in the past, taking the audience on a wild ride; one where the line between perception and reality remains blurry.
Web Site Information
“The Prodigy” Blu-Ray – https://www.amazon.com/Prodigy-Blu-ray-Nicholas-McCarthy/dp/B07N3VYVS9/
"The Cannibal Club" Streaming Review (Tubi TV)
An ultra-wealthy couple who literally eat the poor as part of their lifestyle club become targets themselves when they see something they shouldn't.
“The Cannibal Club” Streaming Tubi TV – https://tubitv.com/movies/495593/the_cannibal_club
"Depraved" Streaming Review (Hulu)
Larry Fessenden returns with a modern twist on the Frankenstein myth, featuring a fanatical doctor as he reconstructs an unsuspecting man out of spare body parts.
“Depraved” Streaming Hulu – https://www.hulu.com/movie/depraved-b2e24e6c-cccf-4488-b255-cb47a46f997c
"Tuftland" Streaming Review (Amazon Prime)
When headstrong textile student Irina accepts a summer job offer from the isolated and self sufficient village of Kyrsya, she quickly realizes that the offbeat hillbillies who inhabit the small town aren't as harmless as they may seem.
“Tuftland” Streaming Amazon Prime – https://www.amazon.com/Tuftland-Veera-W-Vilo/dp/B07MG75SRV/
"The Perfection" Streaming Review (Netflix)
In this twisty horror-thriller, a once-promising music prodigy reconnects with her former mentors, only to find them taken with a talented new pupil.
“The Perfection” Streaming Netflix – https://www.netflix.com/title/80211638
"Braid" Streaming Review (Amazon Prime)
Two wanted women decide to rob their wealthy yet mentally unstable friend who lives in a fantasy world they all created as children. To take her money, the girls must take part in a deadly and perverse game of make-believe throughout a sprawling yet decaying estate. As things become increasingly violent and hallucinatory, they realize that obtaining the money may be the least of their concerns.
“Braid” Streaming Amazon Prime – https://www.amazon.com/Braid-Madeline-Brewer/dp/B07PSCTGTF/
"Knives and Skin" Streaming Review (Amazon Rental)
A small-town collapses into disarray after a teenage girl goes missing and her friends and their families become ensnared in a web of lies, suspicion, and depravity.
“Knives and Skin” Amazon Rental – https://www.amazon.com/Knives-Skin-Marika-Engelhardt/dp/B08288S579/
"Little Joe" Streaming Review (Amazon Rental)
Now In Theatres. Alice is a corporate plant breeder. Against company policy, she takes home her newest creation - a flower capable of making its owner happy. But as ‘Little Joe’ grows, so too do suspicions that it may not be as harmless as it seems.
“Little Joe” Amazon Rental – https://www.amazon.com/Little-Joe-Emily-Beecham/dp/B0829K33QR/
"Luz" Streaming Review (Amazon Rental)
In this slick and disturbing horror film, Luz is a young cab driver fleeing from the grasp of a possessed woman, whose confession could endanger the lives of everyone who crosses her path.
"The Laplace's Demon" Streaming Review (Amazon Rental)
A team of ambitious scientists researching a way to predict the future are trapped by a mysterious professor in a deadly test of their own experiment.
Hammer Time Episode 33 "Crescendo" DVD Review
Drawn to the spectacular south of France to research the late composer Henry Ryman, music student Susan Roberts (Stefanie Powers) encounters his son, drug-addicted Georges (James Olson) and his eccentric family. Investigating the haunting strains of an unfinished Ryman concerto leads Susan to discover an empty piano... and a brutally savaged mannequin! Georges tells her she's the lookalike of his lost love. But Susan may not be the only one at the villa with an eerie doppelgänger. Famous for their gory horror tales, British studio Hammer Films shows a subtler side with this romantic, atmospheric thriller, available here in its Unedited International Version.
“Crescendo” Warner Archive DVD – https://www.wbshop.com/products/crescendo-mod
Ask a Question/Answer a Question
When a film is streaming in HD and only on DVD which do you buy?
Famine – 2011 – Ryan Nicholson
Chromebaby – 2010 – Eric James
Book of Monsters – 2018 – Stewart Sparke
Pet Sematary – 2019 – Kevin Kölsch/Dennis Widmyer
The Prodigy – 2019 – Nicholas McCarthy
The Cannibal Club – 2018 – Guto Parente
Depraved – 2019 – Larry Fessenden
Tuftland – 2017 – Roope Olenius
The Perfection – 2018 – Richard Shepard
Braid – 2018 – Mitzi Peirone
Knives and Skin – 2019 – Jennifer Reeder
Little Joe – 2019 – Jessica Hausner
Luz – 2018 – Tilman Singer
The Laplace’s Demon – 2017 – Giordano Giulivi
Crescendo – 1970 – Alan Gibson