Christmas Evil

“I’m gonna play my tune now, everyone will dance. You’ll see.” Harry Stadling (Christmas Evil) More psychodrama than slasher, Christmas Evil, known as You Better Watch Out upon release, actually has more in common with the heady horror of Taxi Driver than say, the Silent Night, Deadly Night Series – the lethal umbrella inspiration for our book.Continue reading “Christmas Evil”

The Bone Garden

“I wanted to make a movie without any red herrings.” So says writer/director of The Bone Garden, Mike Gutridge. And that’s an admirable goal as our genre’s rife with leering maintenance guys, bug-eyed garbage men and skulking homeless people. The Baltimorean mostly delivers, in a suburban romp whose tone and setting conjures up John Waters’ Serial MomContinue reading “The Bone Garden”