Horror
 
Oculus (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Oculus (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Oculus (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Oculus (2013)

Oculus is a sloppy horror movie about a possessed mirror and the vengeance that a grown woman, whose family was destroyed by the mirror when she was a girl, attempts to wreak upon it. There are a couple of shock moments —...
Nurse 3D (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Nurse 3D (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Nurse 3D (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Nurse 3D (2013)

The plot of Nurse 3D is clearly spelled out in the beginning of the movie when a sluttily dressed woman named Abigail Russell seduces a married man at a bar, slices open his femoral artery and pushes him over a roof ledge while...

Vampire Academy (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Vampire Academy (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Vampire Academy (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Vampire Academy (2014)

I’m a horror fan who teaches high school English, so a side effect of those combined characteristics is my knowledge of young adult (YA) fiction, and usually the darker stuff at that. I’ve read all of the Harry Potter, Twilight...
Devil's Due (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Devil's Due (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Devil's Due (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Devil’s Due (2014)

There’s nothing more rewarding than bringing a baby into the world; sure, it’s scary, and it’s a lot of responsibility, but there’s just nothing like it — it’s a life-changing experience. That’s what I hear anyway. I’m no...

Oculus (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Oculus (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Oculus (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: Oculus (2013)

People have said that mirrors are pathways to other dimensions. Even ones where pure evil resides. So it’s not a big leap to see them used in a horror movie as a catalyst for some paranormal shit to break out from (others...
The Quiet Ones (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Quiet Ones (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Quiet Ones (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: The Quiet Ones (2014)

If ever you find yourself asked to participate in an experiment in which the goal is to summon an angry spirit from bad energy derived from an emotionally broken child, run away. I assure no good can come of it. It’s real...

Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014)

In December of 2009, I was fortunate to have a friend who liked me enough to invite me to the Paramount premiere Blu-ray party at her house for a small horror film I’d turned her onto (she had entered a contest and lo and behol...
Point Mugu (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Point Mugu (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
Point Mugu (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Point Mugu (2013)

When it comes to the narrative twist, there’s the element of surprise and the element of effectiveness. The best and most memorable twists entwine the two, so we’re both caught off guard and emotionally engaged enough to care. ...