Mortuary

You’d be forgiven for thinking Mortuary is a zombie film, what with the poster art (right) and the admonition that “before you are covered with the last shovelful of dirt…be sure you are really dead.” However, Fulciesque pretenses aside, this one is a reasonably straight-ahead slasher film, with witch coven/witching action sprinkled about for anContinue reading “Mortuary”

Horror Movie Dictionary: Blood

“I am in blood stepped in so far that should I wade no more, Returning were as tedious as go o’er.” That’s from Macbeth. Gory visuals of blood can cause a significant drop in both heart rate and blood pressure, reducing the amount of oxygenated blood flow to the brain. In a Ohio University study, moreContinue reading “Horror Movie Dictionary: Blood”