Tag: Michael Ironside

Monster Monday: Down (AKA The Shaft)

Monster Monday: Down (AKA The Shaft)

Happy Monster Monday, kiddies! I have a treat for you today: The Shaft, AKA Down, AKA the preeminent film in the English-language Killer Elevator subgenre. Dutch filmmaker Dick Maas directed it as a remake of his 1983 film De Lift. I haven’t seen the original, but unsurprisingly it is generally regarded as far superior to … Continue reading Monster Monday: Down (AKA The Shaft)

Headache Horror

Headache Horror

Dearest fiends, I try to post a few times a week in addition to Monster Mondays, but sometimes your friendly neighborhood horror blogger has to deal with debilitating migraines. To make up for this week's posting drought, I have curated for you a selection of horror scenes that most accurately depict the migraine experience. They're … Continue reading Headache Horror

Video Store Nostalgia

Video Store Nostalgia

As film and television markets move increasingly toward streaming services, fans have wider and wider access to horror fare. For the most part, this is a wonderful thing — you don't have to live in New York or Los Angeles to be able to see the newest indie horror sensation, and your viewing schedule isn't restricted … Continue reading Video Store Nostalgia