Tag Archives: Horror Movies

ROOM 237

Room 237 Shining

Stanley Kubrick’s Kubrick’s 1980 adaptation of Stephen King’s novel The Shining is rightly regarded as one of the best horror films ever made. While cinephiles admire The Shining for its iconic performances, dread-inducing atmospherics, and technical precision, others appreciate the film on an entirely different level. These fans see the …


American Grindhouse

There are so many books, articles, and documentaries available on the subject of American exploitation cinema that new revelations are increasingly scarce and unlikely. American Grindhouse (2010) from director Elijiah Drenner is an example of the difficulty in uncovering anything new in this area. Although the subject is briefly discussed, American …