Tag Archives: Poltergeist

The Haunting of Hill House & Beyond

The Haunting of Hill House

Every house has a story to tell. Almost all of the good ones involve ghosts. Gothic narratives are almost inseparable from the places or dwellings it chooses to fictionalize- whether it’s a crumbling manor house or a decadent mansion or an abandoned apartment building- the house is always sentient, always …

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Favorite Horror Films From 1982

Creepshow (1982)

I’m back again today with the third in my “best of” series. Today’s list comes from 1982. You can check out my Top 5 Horror Films From 1980 and my Top 5 Horror Films From 1981.   I’m loving putting these lists together and have gotten a great response. Here goes! Chewie’s Top 5 …

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Poltergeist (2015)

Poltergeist (2015)

Title: Poltergeist  IMDB#: 1029360 Theater Release: 6/26/2015 VOD Release: DVD Release: Director: Gil Kenan Cast: Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jared Harris, Nicholas Braun, Jane Adams Studio: 20th Century Fox Facebook: www.facebook.com/poltergeistmovie Twitter: www.foxmovies.com/movies/poltergeist Official Site: @Poltergeist Plot Summary: Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by …

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Poltergeist Remake Is Totally Going To Suck

Poltergeist Little Girl

Even though the new Poltergeist arrives this coming July 24th, we’ve yet to see any sort of art, let alone stills nor the trailer. We’ve already heard it’s going to be “more adventure than paranormal”, and now cast members continue to reveals small details from the reboot helmed by Gil …

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2015 Upcoming Horror Films

Predicting what horror films will take us by storm is a difficult task.  Four of the best films of 2014 (Afflicted, The Babadook, Starry Eyes, and The Taking of Deborah Logan) were on nobody’s lists last year at this time.  Release dates change or projects falter.  When I look back at my list from …

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The Best Treehouse Of Horror Episodes

For most horror fans, Halloween is our Christmas.  Suddenly, casual fans will want to talk horror films.  There is a plethora of horror to be found on television.  And, best yet, the Simpsons do their annual Halloween special entitled The Treehouse of Horror. The Simpsons debuted on as a short on …

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Timeline: The Poltergeist Series

Poltergeist (1982)

In a horror movie franchise, often times, the opening installment is not the beginning of the story.  The franchises often take many twists and turns before either becoming something that never intended, fading out suddenly due to lost interest, or “returning to its roots”.  In this series throughout October, I’d …

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2014 Upcoming Horror Movies

Scare Tissue

As we draw towards another year, Scaretissue.com looks forward to another great year of horror. There are quite a few horror franchises adding films next year including Paranormal Activity (which will add 2 new installments in 2014) and The Purge.  Vampire Academy hopes to fill the void left by Twilight‘s conclusion. …

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