Happy Death Day Movie Review

"It's your birthday and now you gotta pick up the phone". Tree wakes up to her phone reminding her it's a day she doesn't want anyone to know about. Her plans seem already foiled when she's greeted by a guy asking her if she remembers his name because she was quite wasted the night before. …

Flatliners ( 2017) Movie Review

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Hollywood once again gives us a remake of a movie already made that released in 1990. The original cast comprised of one of my favorite female actresses' Julia Roberts. Needless to say, I had no real expectations when i embarked once again to trust a new cast to bring me back to life. Oh, had …

“Tickle Monster” won’t leave you laughing…

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We here at Scary Basement Media LOVE short horror films that can be produced on a budget. Hell, the company was founded on the idea of sharing short horror films.ย Tickle Monster, directed by Remi Weekes,ย is exactly one of those types of shorts. Orginally produced for All 4, and released in October of 2016, Tickle Monster …

Netflix Review: XX

XX is a four-part horror anthology, directed solely by women, that premiered at Sundance in January of this year. Comprised of four distinct short films that run about 20 minutes each, XX gives us chilling tales set in classic settings all told from a female perspective. Although it gives us nothing revolutionary vis-ร -vis storytelling, it …

Darling (2015) Review

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Darling (2015), wastes no time setting up the unsettling. Slow, creeping shots of a monochrome New York City, ripe with chilling musical cues, create an atmosphere of strained uncertainty that keeps you deliciously uncomfortable throughout. Set in an anachronistic New York City, Darling stars a wide-eyed Lauren Ashley Carter (Premium Rush, The Woman) as Darling, …