Sam Raimi’s Weird Horror-Comedy: Drag Me to Hell (2009)

There's this cliché in literature and film where a character says something along the lines of "I didn't know if I should laugh or cry." It's pretty trite, sloppy writing, and I roll my eyes whenever I hear it, but like all clichés, there's a spark of truth which underlies the statement. There is a … Continue reading Sam Raimi’s Weird Horror-Comedy: Drag Me to Hell (2009)

John Carpenter’s Theory of Horror: They Live (1988)

A few years ago, I visited Seattle's Museum of Pop Culture (aka MoPOP). The initial reason I checked it out was that the building looks it's designed by/for a modern day Willie Wonka. However, to my surprise, they also happened to be running an exhibit on horror movies filled with a LOT of crazy stuff. Iconic horror … Continue reading John Carpenter’s Theory of Horror: They Live (1988)