‘Meet the Feebles’: Not Technically a Horror Movie, but it’s Pretty Damn Frightening (review)

Peter Jackson’s second film. It concerns the cast and crew of the childrens’ show Meet the Feebles, all puppets, who are trying to rehearse for their upcoming bid for syndication. We have Heidi Hippo, a binge-eating has-been, Wynyard the frog, a heroin addict with PTSD from his tour in Vietnam, Robert the virtuous hedgehog, BillyContinue reading “‘Meet the Feebles’: Not Technically a Horror Movie, but it’s Pretty Damn Frightening (review)”

‘Dead Alive’ AKA ‘Braindead’ is a Disgustingly Good Time (review)

New Zealand, 1954. The Sumatran Rat Monkey has just been acquired by a zoo; too bad it’s infected with a nasty disease that makes people rabid. Largely affected by this is kindly Lionel, whose mum Vera is bitten and becomes (for lack of a better word) a zombie. She bites other people, and before longContinue reading “‘Dead Alive’ AKA ‘Braindead’ is a Disgustingly Good Time (review)”