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Movie Retrospectives

Debuting in 1980, Sean S. Cunningham’s Friday the 13th was the blueprint for a decade long franchise of Slasher films. Slowly bringing the character of Jason Voorhees to life, 1981’s Friday the 13th Part 2, 1982’s Friday the 13th Part II  More...

When one thinks of a robot they more than likely think, cold, calculated, and emotionless. Then, at the dawn of a technological boom in the late ’80s, John Badham’s film Short Circuit dramatically altered that perception. Released on  More...

Among all movie fans, when the question of what is the greatest sequel of all time is asked, there are a handful of titles that will come up between most; 1974’s The Godfather Part II, 1980’s The Empire Strikes Back, 1982’s Star Tre  More...

Mexican Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer, and Novelist Guillermo Del Toro has always had a knack for creating beautiful, yet dark imagery. Often known for connecting fairy-tales with Horror-based themes, early in his career he released such memorable  More...

“I know now that my wife has become host to a Kandarian demon. I fear that the only way to stop those possessed by the spirits of the book is through the act of… bodily dismemberment…” speaks a recording, setting the tone for a lon  More...