At a party at Jim and Linda’s house, Linda’s ex boyfriend, Brandon, who was once Jim’s best friend, brings a Ouija Board which they use to contact the spirit of a child named David. Linda is so intrigued by this, she begins using the board herself, and becomes enthralled by an evil spirit. Jim and Brandon must overcome their adversity to save Linda.
A group of college students, studying the paranormal, their professor, the granddaughter of a famous actress, and a pair of psychic mediums, take an overnight trip to an allegedly haunted house. Continue reading →
Dwight wakes up as a patient in a psychiatric hospital, he cannot remember what he did to be admitted. He insists he is innocent. Once he escapes he finds a sinister, supernatural world outside the hospital. Although he may be able to escape the asylum, he can’t escape his own insanity. Continue reading →
After being banished by their gated community, a Puritan family tries to survive alone in their colonial homestead. The family quickly begins to fall apart and they start to lose faith as they try and fail to accept the loss of their infant son, and as mysterious and sinister things continue to occur. Continue reading →
An indie, low budget, Art House Horror-Comedy. Yep. Worth the watch? Sure. I just wasn’t a fan of the random stylistic jumps. It seemed like Folger was experimenting with direction and photographic styles, in this, his directorial debut, and mashed them all together in one film. Neat, but all over the freaking place. The story rather suffered for this, as in some places the story was over explained, and in others it was overly metaphorical. On the plus side, the cast is very talented, and there is all sorts of great kill scenes with plenty of good effects.
This micro budget, indie, horror anthology from Nebraska is a great example of what is right in the world of indie cinema. The folks at Dead Lantern took their time, over 4 years, an extremely limited budget and made the absolute most of it. Utilizing their talented cast, make up, location, and simple effects to create ten short films which successfully draw the audience into their world and keep them captivated through their stylistically diverse film. Continue reading →
A young drifter, Carmilla, is seeking information about the mother she never met. When she arrives in a rural town, she meets Laura, an awkward waitress, and they develop a relationship, of which Laura’s father disapproves. Continue reading →