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Daily Archives: January 19, 2014

“You can’t spend the rest of your life crying. It annoys people in the movies.” – Oscar Madison (“The Odd Couple”, 1968) There is a line from “The House That Dripped Blood”, the third in a series of anthology films from Amicus Productions, which went like this: “That’s what’s wrong with present-day horror films. There’s no realism. Not like the… Read more »

19 January 2014 | Features, Film Lists

Fans (and possibly casual movie goers) may have noticed a trend in the superhero film genre; that the third entry in any trilogy (or quadrilogy) ends up being noticeably weaker than its two predecessors. It’s a strange phenomenon that can possibly be explained by the fact that either ideas run thin by the time these franchises reach their third film,… Read more »

19 January 2014 | Features, Film Lists