Review: ‘Halloween Ends’ on a Down Note, Undermining the David Gordon Green Trilogy

The legacy of the Halloween franchises cannot be understated. After John Carpenter's original film debuted in 1978, it created a rush to the horror genre unlike any film before it. While influence from Black Christmas and Psycho was noticeable, the unique visuals and subject matter opened the door for slashers to break through into the … Continue reading Review: ‘Halloween Ends’ on a Down Note, Undermining the David Gordon Green Trilogy

Review: ‘Halloween’ Crackles To Life With An Electric Jamie Lee Curtis

Relaunching a horror franchise is never easy. When the franchise stems from one of the greatest films in the history of a genre? Even tougher. Making a sequel to Halloween (1978) remains a tall order even forty years after its release. The Shadow looms large, both figuratively and literally, but the recent Blumhouse feature takes that challenge … Continue reading Review: ‘Halloween’ Crackles To Life With An Electric Jamie Lee Curtis