Cyborg – Blu-ray Review

Cyborg – Blu-ray Review

Cyborg 1989 Director: Albert Pyun Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Deborah Richter, Vincent Klyn By Brian M. Sammons Both written (using a pen name) and directed by Albert Pyun, who gave us some great B-grade action flicks from the 80s and 90s (and who is still at it...
Lin Carter’s Simrana Cycle – Book Review

Lin Carter’s Simrana Cycle – Book Review

Lin Carter’s Simrana Cycle Edited by Robert M. Price Celaeno Press 2018 Reviewed by Brian M. Sammons Weird fiction, that’s a hard one to define. Is it horror? Sci-fi? Fantasy? Well it’s a little bit of all three. Okay, but is it the domain of H.P. Lovecraft? No, not...
The ‘Burbs – Blu-ray Review

The ‘Burbs – Blu-ray Review

The ‘Burbs 1989 Director: Joe Dante Stars: Tom Hanks, Bruce Dern, Carrie Fisher Reviewed by Brian M. Sammons Horror comedies are a tricky thing to do right. Far too often they tend to go way overboard on the comedy and completely forget about the horror. Worse...
The Strangers – Blu-ray Review

The Strangers – Blu-ray Review

The Strangers 2008 Director: Bryan Bertino Stars: Scott Speedman, Liv Tyler, Gemma Ward By Brian M. Sammons Confession time: when The Strangers first came out in 2008, I didn’t like it. I didn’t hate it, either, I just didn’t get why so many horror fans seemed to love...