Category Archives: Reviews

Hark! the Herald Angels Scream: An Anthology (2018)

Review by CJ Edited by: Christopher Golden Contributing authors: Kelley Armstrong, Scott Smith, Seanan McGuire, Thomas E. Sniegoski, Sarah Lotz, Josh Malerman, Jeff Strand, James A. Moore, Sarah Langan, Joe R. Lansdale, Elizabeth Hand, Jonathan Maberry, John M. McIlveen, Angela Slatter, Tim Lebbon, Michael Koryta, Sarah Pinborough, Christopher Golden Page count: 384 ISBN: 9780525433163    […]
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Amityville: The Awakening (2017)

Review by CJ Director: Franck Khalfoun Starring: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bella Thorne, Mckenna Grace, Cameron Monaghan Other notable appearances: Jennifer Morrison, Kurtwood Smith Running time: 85 minutes Watch this if you liked: Rings, The Woman in Black, House at the End of the Street   Belle’s (Thorne) mother moves her to a new home to […]
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Halloween (2018)

Review by CJ Director: David Gordon Green Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, Will Patton  Other notable appearances: Haluk Bilginer, Nick Castle, James Jude Courtney, Jibrail Nantambu Running time: 106 minutes Watch this if you liked: Halloween, You’re Next, Wes Craven’s New Nightmare, Friday the 13th   Laurie Strode (Curtis) has a complex […]
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Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Drew Goddard Starring: Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Chris Hemsworth, Lewis Pullman Other notable appearances: Nick Offerman Running time: 141 minutes Watch this if you liked: Pulp Fiction, Inglorious Basterds, Cabin in the Woods   The lives of seven strangers become inextricably tangled by the secrets […]
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The General Theory of Haunting by Richard Easter (2017)

Review by CJ Page count: 306 ISBN: 1977001246    When only a handful of staff from Knights & Knights publishers arrive for their New Year’s week away at an isolated mansion, the attendees assume they’re snowed in for a dull holiday. When the history of the building begins to awaken, they find out how very […]
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Emotions Explained with Buff Dudes by Andrew Tsyaston (2018)

Review by CJ Page count: 111 ISBN: 9781449486938    In the debut collection of Owlturd Comix, we join Shen on his journey through life’s ups and downs with social anxiety, sleep deprivation and a wide range of other emotions.

Dracul by Dacre Stoker and J.D. Barker (2018)

Review by CJ Page count: 512 ISBN: 9780735219366    In the year 1868, Bram Stoker is a young man of 22 who enjoys taking in the theatre and writing reviews for a local publication. His world and that of his siblings is turned upside down when they rediscover their nanny Ellen, who looked after them […]
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RuPaul’s Drag Race: Season One

Review by CJ Judges: RuPaul, Merle Ginsberg, Santino Rice Contestants: Akashia, Bebe Zahara Benet, Jade, Nina Flowers, Ongina, Rebecca Glasscock, Shannel, Tammie Brown, Victoria ‘Pork Chop’ Parker Guest judges/special guests: Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott, Bob Mackie, Mike Ruiz, Michelle Williams, Frank Gatson Jr, Howard Bragman, Debra Wilson, Gordon Espinet, Jenny Shimizu, Robin Antin, Lucy Lawless, […]
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A Simple Favour (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Paul Feig Starring: Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding Other notable appearances: Andrew Rannells, Kelly McCormack, Aparna Nancherla, Linda Cardellini Running time: 117 minutes Watch this if you liked: Gone Girl, The Girl on the Train, Single White Female   Stay at home mum Stephanie (Kendrick) befriends high-powered executive mum Emily […]
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Christopher Robin (2018)

Review by CJ Director: Marc Forster Starring: Ewan McGregor, Jim Cummings, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael Other notable appearances: Mark Gatniss, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Brad Garrett, Nick Mohammed, Peter Capaldi, Sophie Okonedo, Toby Jones, Simon Farnaby,  Running time: 104 minutes Watch this if you liked: Winnie the Pooh, Paddington, Hook   Christopher Robin (McGregor) has grown up, […]
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