Disney Stars Gone Bad!

I’ve watched a lot of Disney (and Nickelodeon) TV series and movies over the years with my soon-to-be 13-year-old daughter Gaby. And, truth be told, I’ve enjoyed watching them with her. Some I even found myself watching without her, like Big Time Rush (2009-13) or My Babysitter’s a Vampire (2011-12). There are so many different…

“You Just Got Stuffed!”

So, on Thanksgiving night, I watched a double feature of ThanksKilling (2009) and ThanksKilling 3 (2012), both directed and co-written by Jordan Downey, just like I said I would in my previous post. I have some good news and some bad news … ThanksKilling (2009), “the ultimate low-budget experience,” is awful. That is, in fact,…

“Gobble, Gobble, Motherf#%@er!”

ThanksKilling (2008), directed and co-written by Jordan Downey, is a low-budget horror/comedy about an evil turkey that stalks five college students on Thanksgiving break. Watch the trailer here … The film was followed by ThanksKilling 3 (2012), after skipping its own sequel – brilliant! That film, also directed and co-written by Jordan Downey, was funded via a…

“A Bloody Period Piece!”

PMS Cop (2014) is a low-budget action/slasher film inspired by the ’80s-early ’90s psychotic cop craze, but, with a feminine twist. The craze began with the 1988 cult classic Maniac Cop which starred giant-jawed Robert Z’Dar as Matthew Cordell, the vengeful undead police officer. It was followed by two sequels: Maniac Cop 2 (1990) and Maniac Cop III: Badge of Silence (1993). Chris…

Creepy/Cool and Courtney Lacombe

One of the benefits of having a blog where I only post about things I love is getting positive feedback from people involved in making the stuff that I love! Just last week I received nice comments from lovely model/actress Diana Schoutsen and director Ryan Shovey. I mentioned the latter’s very cool short zombie film Zeik’s Bad…