The Hills Have Eyes II

If you wanna see a bunch of National Guardsmen in peril, go watch Walter Hill’s outstanding Southern Comfort where warriors come out to play-ee-yay with your emotions in a sinister, underappreciated horror you’ll definitely appreciate more than The Hills Have Eyes II. The first Hills remake had its detractors (not here), but Alexandre Aja (High Tension director, ManiacContinue reading “The Hills Have Eyes II”

The Thing (2011)

“Unnecessary” is a common rebuff for sequels and prequels, as if art itself is actually necessary (maybe as nourishment for the soul, but not in the same way say, chemotherapy or quitting smoking is necessary). So The Thing is Matthijs van Heijningen Jr’s prequel to the John Carpenter film everyone knows and loves, or should knowContinue reading “The Thing (2011)”