This week our tweet by tweet Twitter reviewer Tim Schilling is back to cut in the “Scream” franchise. Here is his review for the original ground breaking classic.
Thoughts before watching:
How do I introduce a movie like this? #Scream
Thoughts while watching: 0:02 This opening scene made me run and cry when I first saw it. Not even joking. I was like 10. 0:03 Because I want to know who I’m looking at. 0:10 I really wish I could go back to the first time I saw this movie. I was TERRIFIED. 0:13 Casey just hanging there is so creepy. 0:20 You see so many different things each time you watch this movie no matter what. 0:28 This is the Mean Girls of horror movies. (It’s so damn quoteable.) 0:33 Did everyone really have a cell phone in 1996..? 0:35 I love Dewey and Tatum’s constant arguing. 0:37 POW right in the kisser. Bam bitch went down, Sid super bitch! 0:47 Maybe she’s a sluuuut just like her mother. 0:48 Sidney had the perfect chance right there to catch the killer. 0:50 I was so upset when I heard those two broke up in real life. They are so good for each other. 1:07 I spit on your garage. 1:08 Nooooo tatum! It gets me every time. 1:10 I’ve never really noticed this before, but does Craven use a different lens for some shots? 1:27 I love Gale, but she’s such a bitch in the first one that she deserved to crash. 1:33 I was in shock the first time I found out who the killers were. They got me gooooood. 1:43 Love the ending to this. Gale almost dies and still needs to report.
Overall: Well, #Scream is one of my all time favorites and it always will be. The countless references, great acting, awesome characters and actually creepy scenes make it one of the best horror movies ever made in my opinion.
Our tweet by tweet reviewer Tim Schilling is back and this time he is taking a look at Friday the 13th Part III. A love it or hate movie in the series, I must admit that I have never been a fan of this installment. Let’s see what Tim has to say..
Thoughts before the film:
Part II was a HUGE improvement over the first one. At this point, the rest of the movies just blur together to me. #FridayThe13thPartIII
Thoughts while watching: 0:02 Flashbacks galore. 0:09 No Ginny in this one? I actually liked her. 0:12 Why can’t I have a rabbit walking around the store I work at? 0:14 Uh that’s fuckin gross I don’t need those sound effects. 0:18 They threw in the most awkward character ever in this movie. 0:21 Holy déjà vu. Can you get that from watching a movie? 0:22 They realized they killed Ralph too early in the series so they had to make this rip off guy. 0:30 I like Shelly. These movies need someone like him. 0:33 I’d go piss on those guys motorcycles. But knocking them over is just as good. 0:36 ….I kinda forgot Jason was in this movie until they just showed him now. 0:41 I hate these bikers. I can’t wait until they get it. 0:54 Don’t do it Shelly! Don’t you hear the creepy music? Not good! 1:01 Pow right in the kisser (I gotta say that at least once in each movie). 1:05 How did you not see a person laying underneath the hammock? 1:09 I always think of the barn scene when I’m talking about this series. 1:24 Jason almost dies like 7 times in this movie alone.
Overall: What’s with all the hate for #FridayThe13thPartIII!? I honestly think it’s just as good as Part II. Likable characters (and dislikable, in the good way), awesome ending (I love the barn scene), and it introduced the famous hockey mask!
Are you ready for a week filled with “Nightmare on Elm Street” goodness slasher fans? Of course you are! It’s one of the best horror series around with innovative deaths and a wonderful grotesque performance by Robert Englund who returned for ALL of the Nightmare sequels. Today we bring you the first installment of the tweet by tweet reviews from Tim Schilling for the original classic. I consider it one of the best horror movies of all time but does he…
Thoughts before the film:
Gonna do the whoooole series over the next week or so, I know y’all are excited for this. First, the original! 1, 2, Freddy’s coming for you…
Thoughts while watching: 0:07 I wish Johnny Depp didn’t turn into the tool he is today,he’s so much better in this than the crap he does now. 0:11 Over acting sex scenes are funny. 0:14 When Freddy makes like an imprint on the wall, that’s still such a creepy scene. 0:22 This guy is a total greaser. He’d fit right in The Outsiders. 0:25 Fuckin hall monitors! I’ll never trust you again. 0:27 Freddy likes self mutilation a little too much. 0:30 These cops are pretty stupid. How would the guy drag Tina’s body to the ceiling? 0:32 First time I’m watching this movie in a while and I realize how many iconic scenes it has. 0:37 Nancy is kinda a tease but mostly a bitch. 0:44 Why do you never listen to us kids? 0:47 After 2 people died, and everyone having nightmares, NOW you have an idea who is killing everyone? 1:03 Nancy is prepared in the coffee department. 1:08 And the best death scene ever goes to…. 1:20 I’ve jumped twice because of this movie, that never happens. I don’t know what’s with me tonight. 1:22 Freddy is gettin fucked up. 1:29 Geez Freddy stop trollin everyone.
#ANightmareOnElmStreet is one of those movies that gets better every viewing. This is probably only my fourth time watching it but I liked it way more than the other times. Creepy scenes, Freddy is freaky, andI even liked the acting. Also, great music (GO 80’s!).
Our resident Twitter reviewer Tim Schilling is back with a double feature this time of both the original “Amityville Horror” as well as the well liked Ryan Reynolds “Amitville Horror” remake. This is the first time we have down a twitter review double feature so let’s see how it goes and let’s see which one of the two horror flicks Tim thinks is a cut above the other.
The Amityville Horror (1979) Thoughts before the film: Original #TheAmityvilleHorror. The remake will be the next movie I watch. I have never seen either, haunted house movies aren’t my thing. Actually, that’s a lie. I’ve seen the ending to this movie a bunch of times. One of my earliest horror movie memories.
Thoughts while watching: 0:09 If the side of the house didn’t look like the freaking devil, I’d love to live in it. 0:16 Sneak into someone’s house, get attacked by flies. Karma, bitch. 0:17 That thing that screamed get out made me pee my pants. I dont do ghost movies cause they scare the shit outta me. 0:21 Dads in movies are always so brave to go down in the basement. Fuck that, I won’t go near the basement. 0:25 Little do they know, all the ghosties are watching them do the nasty. 0:29 If I wake up at 3:15 tonight I’m gonna cry. 0:34 Oh okay so my house used to have the same flooring as the house in this. Am I gonna be haunted tonight? 0:37 Nuns are overdramatic. 0:46 Nice headpiece. 0:48 Oh man she really wanted to get out of the closet. Her knuckles were bleeding after a minute. 1:00 George is getting a little grumpy. 1:10 This movie has way too much filler in it. 1:19 Jodi, your eyes scared me. You’re a jerk. 1:24 Hey lady you gotta pay for breaking my wall. 1:25 Oh no there’s something under the stairs. I need my dog right now. 1:28 Something as simple as turning the cross upside down is terrifying in this movie. 1:32 When horror goes all religion like, it freaks me out. I really don’t know why. 1:33 Like, that guy just went blind. What the heck! Que the creepy music. 1:34 Oh fuck me. Where were those drums coming from!? 1:36 Thank god my cat just came clawing at the door. He ain’t leaving my room. 1:47 What’s a pig doing in your house? 1:49 I bet they were waiting until the house started bleeding to finally decide to leave. 1:51 The dog asshole, get the dog! 1:53 It’s tar man from ROTLD!
After all of the horror movies that I have seen, #TheAmityvilleHorror is honestly one of the scariest. Even though it is really dated, it’s scarier than most crap that is made today.
The Amityville Horror (2005) Thoughts before the film: Remake this time!
Thoughts while watching: 0:04 I can never take Ryan Reynolds seriously. I just always think of him in Waiting and Just Friends. 0:08 The house isn’t as creepy looking as in the original. 0:15 I like that they have the same mirror in the bedroom as the original, they were unique and weird looking. 0:18 But I don’t like, is that they’re actually showing the ghosts… 0:19 I find it hilarious that this little girl ends up playing the bad ass Hit Girl in Kick-Ass. 0:24 Fuck ghost movies, not this again! 0:31 LOL, this babysitter. 0:34 I wouldn’t be able to stay in a house where people were murdered at. 0:46 Um what are you doing on the roof? 0:50 What I like a lot about the remake, is that the kids play a bigger part than they did in the original. 0:57 You killed the dog, you’re dead to me. 1:03 The guy saying GEEET OUUUT in this one totally failed, no way did it match the original one. 1:11 Why do all remakes have to try to be stylish? They all look exactly the same.
#TheAmityvilleHorror improved in some parts over the original a lot, which I thought was really good, but it went over the top when it tried to be as scary as the original. The entire ending didn’t work, & the fact you could see the ghosts this time made it less scary.
Yesterday our resident Twitter reviewer Tim Schilling took a look at the awful would be “Friday the 13th” clone “Bloody Murder.” Today he is back with an all new tweet by tweet review for the sequel, cleverly titled “Bloody Murder 2.” Is it as bad as the original or is there hope for this would be franchise after all?
Thoughts before the film:
What am I getting myself into…At least people say this is better than the first. Please be true.
Thoughts while watching: 0:06 They said the name. I look for this in every movie now… 0:07 Wait, so is the girl the same from the first one? I can’t even tell. 0:12 He was counting for 20 seconds… And they made it seem like he was there for 20 minutes waiting for them to hide. 0:13 This movie is exactly the same as the first one so far. What the heck. 0:17 There’s actually blood in this one! 0:25 Death count by arrows in this movie: like, all of them? 0:34 Stop crying, it’s your fault you’re a skank. 0:39 The only good thing about this movie so far is this guy’s catchy ringtone that has gone off about 20 times now. 0:52 I bet they’re gonna try to make it obvious who the killer is again, and then switch it into someone completely random. 0:59 Oh god here’s when it turns into a detective movie just like the first one. 1:11 I told you they would make the killer seem to be someone, and then change it to be someone completely random.
The production of #BloodyMurder2 was better than the first, but that still didn’t make it a good movie. Boring story, annoying characters. Thank god there isn’t a third entry in this series.
In 2000, a movie was released that was the end all be all “Friday the 13th” rip off. Too bad the movie in question was about fifteen years too late to capitalize on that franchise’s huge success. The movie was titled “Bloody Murder” and it was ripped apart by horror fans and critics alike with many calling it the single worse horror movie of the decade. While I personality didn’t feel it was THAT bad (did these critics in question watch “Ax Em”?), it certainly wasn’t good by any stretch of the imagination. Today we have our faithful twitter reviewer Tim Schilling ready to take a look at the film to ask the question, “Is Bloody Murder really THAT awful?”
Thoughts before the film:
Finishing up this pretty bad 8 pack from Walmart I got months ago. I’ve been avoiding this… #BloodyMurder
Thoughts while watching: 0:02 Chainsaw has been done before. 0:04 I wonder if it’s a law in the writing world to called everyone names Julia, jewels. 0:13 They said the name! I didn’t think they would in this movie. 0:17 They faked being the killer two times already, I’m not gonna believe it’s the killer next time now. 0:25 Lemme just push you off the boat, watch you drown for a little bit then bring you back up. 0:27 I don’t know what movie these people are watching in this, but I’d rather watch that than this one. Make sense? 0:31 Ohhh your watch beeps on the hour… Please let me have your technology. 0:32 Is this a detective movie? Sherlock Holmes right here. 0:39 How did this movie not get sued by the people of Friday the 13th? This is exactly the same. 0:45 Really? A character’s name is Jason? There’s a difference between homages and blatant copying. 0:58 How can someone “seem really tired” if they’re already sleeping? 1:02 Falling on your butt = scratched up knee. 1:05 …oh I’ve seen this movie before. I remember turning it off before I finish it, wonder why. 1:10 No, it was not drew. The guy in the mask was way bigger and taller than her. 1:12 It took like 5 murders for the cops to finally close down the camp. 1:17 This makes absolutely no sense. Like at all. Did a 5 year old write this? 1:24 I bet the guy walking away is the killer in the sequel. 1:25 Wait never mind he’s dead.
Hope everyone is having a wonderfully bloody 4th of July today as we celebrate with another twitter review from our resident guest critic Tim Schilling. It should be no surprise to anyone that I adore slasher films (it is, after all, the name of this site). Well, as much as I love slasher flicks, Tim loves zombie action. Today he is back with a brand new review of “Zombie Honeymoon.” Should be a match made in horror heaven, right?
Thoughts before the film:
I saw this movie a while ago, and I don’t remember if I liked it. It’s different from what I usually watch. #ZombieHoneymoon
Thoughts while watching: 0:06 This couple is really weird, like I don’t know how to explain it without showing. WEIRD. 0:10 I wonder what the chances are that you’re alone on the beach during the summer, and a zombie comes outta the water? 0:17 “It’s okay, you’re a zombie and bit me, I liked it” -bimbo girl. 0:21 You’re afraid of getting boring, so you both quit your jobs and leave your apartment. I don’t get it. 0:24 This grown man is overly excited about everything that happens to him. He’ll probably die if a bug lands on him. 0:30 I bet on every page of this script you’ll see “I love you” a least 5 times. 0:37 You already ate the fat guy’s face off, you aren’t a vegetarian anymore. 0:44 Jersey accents…. 0:44 “sorry for biting her”. 0:53 Portuguese zombie doctors, best in the business. 1:09 I wonder if they intentionally made the guy look like zombies from the original Dawn of the Dead.
Romance and horror seem like it’s impossible to combine. I’ll give #ZombieHoneymoon props for trying to do it. The first hour didn’t work. At all. But the last 20 minutes improved A LOT, and if the whole movie was like the ending, it would have been a great horror romance movie. #ZombieHoneymoon
Our resident Twitter reviewer Tim Schilling is back with another slasher review, this one for the underappreciated sequel “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2.” The first one was a huge hit with both horror fans and critics alike receiving rave reviews and huge box office ($30 million on a budget of less than $1 million is pretty damn impressive). Will the dark comedy of the sequel sit well with Tim or will he “buzz” it to shreds?
Thoughts before the film:
I watched The Texas Chainsaw Massacre for the first time (don’t judge) a few weeks ago & LOVED it, I hope #TheTexasChainsawMassacre2 holds up!
Thoughts while watching: 0:02 Why did I not know Tom Savini did the makeup for this!? I love him. 0:03 So far, I’m diggin this music. A lot. 0:06 I have a feeling… That these guys are gonna die. 0:10 This bridge is pretty damn long. 0:19 That chili looks terrifying. 0:19 …and there was a tooth in it. 0:24 I’m not sure if the guy selling the chainsaws was scared or getting turned on by the cop… 0:36 This guy in the radio station is seriously freaking me out. Why is he lighting the hanger!? 0:36 Is he one of the brothers from the first movie? I can’t remember. 0:37 Never mind. I always answer my own question. 0:46 Hey stupid bitch, you’ve had like ten minutes to run away now. 0:48 This girl must have watched a lot of horror movies. She knew that if she called the cops, they would do nothing. 1:02 No way is he still alive. He got beat with a hammer, his face ripped off and most of his skin ripped off. Bs. 1:19 How is grandpa still alive!? 1:26 That chicken shit burrito man! 1:29 Why is Bill Moseley so good in this movie? 1:31 No Leatherface. You have a chainsaw in your stomach. You can’t fight anymore.
#TexasChainsawMassacre2 had a very different feel from the first one but in this case it worked. It was creepy, funny & I liked the story a lot. I also thought it was shot very well, like the first. I liked the lighting and the sets were really cool.
Today for you slasher fans we have a special double feature of the luck of the Irish. First off, we have our resident Twitter reviewer Tim Schilling with a brand new tweet by tweet review for the one and only “Leprechaun.” Is it worth your time or has your luck just ran out?
Thoughts before the film:
I’ve actually never sat down and watched this entire movie. I’ve only seen parts. Maybe parts is enough. I saw most of three and actually liked that one too but it’s been a while. I’ll be watching the first 4 over the next week or so. #Leprechaun
Thoughts while watching: 0:10 Continuity people, geez! 0:12 If only Jennifer Aniston was still this young… 0:15 “Oh, you mean this place here?” You mean the house I just watched you walk out of? 0:18 You’re like 4 years old, do you even know what beer is? 0:22 Why I’m a leprechaun! 0:28 Ozzy is in the running for the most stupid movie character ever. 0:33 Whoever did the killings is back because they like it it. How did this not win the Oscar? 0:31 Jennifer, you SAW Nathan walk away. How would he get under the truck!? 0:33 A leprechaun on a tricycle is terrifyingly… Funny. 0:37 This dude isn’t a leprechaun, he’s a vampire. 0:46 He realized he was ugly as fuck. 0:51 Why would you even paint your house that shade of blue… 0:55 But why is it daytime outside when it was just the middle of the night? 1:00 I wish I had a cell phone like that. I didn’t even know they had phones back then… 1:02 Come on Jen you met these people just earlier today, don’t be such a bitch. 1:05 “me golden delicious gold” why did this not win the Oscar for best screenplay. 1:10 I may have actually just jumped when the leprechaun came through the floor… Don’t tell anyone. 1:26 I bet this kid needed to get permission to swear from his parents.
At least #Leprechaun was entertaining to watch. It’s cornyness is what is going to keep the movie known and talked about and not be forgotten like a lot of ‘good’ movies are.
Our resident Twitter reviewer Tim Schilling is back with another bloody good slasher review. This time Tim is taking on the immortal “buzzworthy” slasher classic: “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre.” Does it still hold a edge 38 years after its original release or is it a classic that has not withstood the test of time? Get out your chainsaws and start hacking as we find out.
Thoughts before the film:
Gonna watch The Texas Chainsaw Massacre… yes? The original #TexasChainsawMassacre!
Thoughts while watching: 0:00 Apparently #TheTexasChainsawMassacre is wildly popular cause I’m getting retweeted and favorited like a mofo right now! 0:05 In 2001 Maniacs when Eli Roth’s character throws an armadillo at the car, #TexasChainsawMassacre reference anyone? 0:12 10 minutes in and I think I now know everything I need to know about killing a cow. 0:17 That dude was freaking weird and completely random. What the heck just happened! 0:18 Let’s get sliced open from a random freak and read horoscopes guys. 0:21 The guy who kept on going back to wash their car, way too funny. 0:29 Franklin sounds like Donald Duck. 0:39 I can imagine this movie being terrifying when it first came out. 0:46 Sweet Jesus Leatherface, your screams are freaking me out. 0:50 Sassy Sally. 1:01 Smackin Sassy Sally with a broom. 1:11 Grandpa’ is alive!? Or I don’t even know, what the heck just happened. 1:15 There’s the Psycho reference I’ve been waiting to see all movie. 1:17 Tobe Hooper is a very over dramatic filmmaker, but it works perfectly for this movie. 1:18 Sassy Sally is always jumping through windows like she does it on a daily basis.
I honestly did not know that #TheTexasChainsawMassacre was as scary as it was. From the weird&creepy music to the seriously frightening screams of Leatherface,#TexasChainsawMassacre is one of the scariest films Ive seen.