Freaky Females: Ghostbusters and 13 Other Films that Pass the Bechdel Test

When I think of ghost-loving gals, the first film to come to mind is obviously the 2016 all-lady reboot of Ghostbusters, uniting some of my favorite figures in comedy and my favorite spooky storyline. Though it doesn’t replace the original, this Bechdel no brainer has quickly become one of my annual Halloween traditions. This retelling…

Six Scary Films For Every Taste

IF YOU LIKE: Disney Channel Original Movies, Harry Potter THEN TRY: The Worst Witch (1986) Starring: Fairuza Balk, Diana Rigg, Charlotte Rae, Tim Curry Before J.K. Rowling wrote about a boy wizard at a boarding school, there was this 70-minute made-for-TV gem, based on author Jill Murphy’s series of books. Little Mildred Hubble (Fairuza Balk,…

Bloody & Funny: Netflix’s The Babysitter Review

Join me for Day Three of our 13 Writes of Fright as I step away from doom and gloom to watch this gory Halloween comedy. Share this series using #13writesoffright! If Home Alone had a baby with When a Stranger Calls, and sent that kid away to comedy camp, you would get Netflix’s new original…

10 Horror Movies Turning 10 Years Old in 2017

Welcome to Day Two of our 13 Writes of Fright. Join us as we get into the Halloween spirit with our favorite spooky books, movies, and TV shows. Share this series using #13writesoffright! 2007 was one of the best years for Horror during the past decades. But it’s really not that surprising once you remember…