Friday the 13th series

I love intelligent horror movies and wish there were more of them. But you know what? I love the dumb ones too. Maybe more. I have no intellectual defense of it, I just like it. I don’t like them “ironically.” I don’t even know what that means really. I am simply entertained. And for big … Continue reading

Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986)

Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986) — At what point does a series descend into self-parody?  It’s not as if the Friday the 13th films ever held to a very standard of excellence but they are what they are and what they are is fucking fun.  From the very moment Jason does a … Continue reading

Saw VI (2009)

Saw VI (2009) — How does a exploitative splatter movie franchise try to stay relevant in its sixth installment?  The answer is pretty funny.  By taking on the important issues of the day!  Seriously.  The victims of the torture traps in this one include predatory lenders and a whole bunch of people who work for … Continue reading