FlixChatter Guest Review: BARBARIAN (2022)

Having just recently moved to a new home a week ago, I’m still getting to know my new surroundings. The new smells, unfamiliar layouts, and strangeness of it all is a common sensation during this breaking-in period. Of course, I’ve done a lot of exploring – nooks and crannies, attic closets, boiler rooms, all eliciting …

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FlixChatter: MALIGNANT (2021)

Directed by: James Wan Written by: Akela Cooper (screenplay) Story by: James Wan, Ingrid Bisu It's officially spooky season! Okay, maybe it's a little early to start carving pumpkins or hanging up fake cobwebs, but for me, as soon as September hits and the weather dips below 75 degrees, I go into full Halloween mode. To …

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FlixChatter: The Night House (2021)

Directed by: David Bruckner Written by: Ben Collins, Luke Piotrowski In The Night House, Beth (Rebecca Hall) begins to experience unusual things in her secluded lake home following the tragic death of her husband Owen (Evan Jonigkeit). As she digs for answers, she begins to discover his dark secrets. This isn't a traditional haunted house …

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FlixChatter Review: The Conjuring – The Devil Made Me Do It (2021)

After watching movies at home for about a year and a half, it was so nice to make my return to the movie theater to see the latest in what is probably my favorite modern horror franchise (with the exception of a couple of the spinoffs). I love The Conjuring and The Conjuring 2, and …

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FlixChatter Review: Netflix’s The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020)

HALLOWSTREAM Series Sorry for the delay on this one! Turns out watching 9 1-hour episodes of a mini-series is difficult to do quickly when you have a full-time job, and for some reason my boyfriend didn't want to stay up until 3am watching every episode back to back (what a killjoy). However, I have finally …

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FlixChatter Review: Netflix’s The Haunting of Hill House (2018)

HALLOWSTREAM Series Shirley Jackson's 1959 novel The Haunting of Hill House is a classic work of horror literature. Eerie, atmospheric, and poignant, this ghost story has been adapted on more than one occasion with varying degrees of success: the 1963 film The Haunting is a mostly faithful adaptation and a classic in its own right, …

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FlixChatter Review: SHORTCUT (2020)

Directed by: Alessio Liguori Written by: Daniele Cosci In Shortcut, five students (Jack Kane as Nolan, Zak Sutcliffe as Reggie, Sophie Jane Oliver as Bess, Zander Emlano as Karl, and Molly Dew as Queenie) are thrown into a nightmare when, after their bus is highjacked my an escaped criminal (David Keyes), they break down at the entrance …

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