Clown (2014)

Directed by Jon Watts Clown, about a man turning into a child-eating clown, is disturbing and thus incredibly effective.  It's one of those troubling horror movies that, though it follows certain conventions, wades into frightening, disgusting territory and provokes incredibly upsetting feelings within the viewer.  On one hand such feelings may make it easy to write … Continue reading Clown (2014)

Cujo (1983)

Directed by Lewis Teague It's typically a bad recipe when your movie relies on a dog's performance, but you know what, Cujo isn't bad!  There have been plenty of unfortunate Stephen King adaptations, but this one about a rabid dog isn't one of them.  In fact Cujo might work best not just because the dog performance was … Continue reading Cujo (1983)