Comics Review: The Veil #1 & #2 (2014) [Dark Horse]

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By Dark Horse, this comic tells the tale of a mysterious woman, who refers to herself as Veil, and her unfortunate journeys as she seeks to learn who, and what she is. Writer, Greg Rucka, winner of several Eisner awards, essentially starts the story with a blank slate. As the issues progress, we learn more…

Pissed Off Geek Review – Scream Park Review

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As film fans we often see independent movies that are looking for funding from the fans and we put money into them in the hope that they will move from being just an idea to a fully formed movie.  Kickstarter seemed to give small budgeted movies more of a chance, and when we see films…

TV Recap: THE FOLLOWING “Freedom” (211) [FOX]

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TV Recap: THE FOLLOWING “Freedom” (211) [FOX]   NOTHING BUT SPOILERS Joe is taking the members of his cult to the next level, by having them associate the happiest memory of their lives with gift of death that they are to give the world.  Joe selects one of ladies to kill another in front of the…

TV Recap: HANNIBAL “Takiawase” (204) [NBC]

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TV Recap:  HANNIBAL “Takiawase” (204) [NBC]     NOTHING BUT SPOILERS Will is in his dream land, in the river, teaching Abigail Hobbs how to fish; how to lure and catch not hunt and shoot.  He says to name the lure something that you cherish and if that person cherishes you back you will catch…

TV Recap: THE FOLLOWING “Teacher’s Pet” (210) [FOX]

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TV Recap: THE FOLLOWING “Teacher’s Pet” (210) [FOX]   NOTHING BUT SPOILERS Picking up where we left off, Mike enters the hotel room of Claire Matthews.  Flashbacks to the hospital after Claire and Ryan were stabbed.  Mike is in the room when Claire wakes up. Hotel, Claire asks Mike how it is possible for Joe…

TV Recap: BATES MOTEL “Check-out” (204) [A&E]

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TV Recap:  BATES MOTEL “Check-out” (204) [A&E]     NOTHING BUT SPOILERS Emma is startled awake, in the motel next to pot cupcakes guy.  As she leaves the room, she finds an angry customer and Dylan passed out in his truck with vomit running down the side of the door. Emma goes to the house…

Pissed Off Geek Review: The Machine

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Robots fascinate us, just think of a movie or book that looks at the nature of robotics and you’ll be able to come up with at least one.  The Machine is a film that appears to focus on robots, and one of the main characters is in fact just that.  Underneath this though is an interesting look…

HORROR ICON OF THE MONTH: ROGER CORMAN

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Sometimes, a Horror Icon isn’t loud, proud and relentless about his/her love of the genre. Sometimes, the person works mostly behind the scenes, producing interesting content, mentoring others, and generally working away quietly to keep the genre ticking over, with their contribution acknowledged, but not necessarily heralded at every opportunity. The multi-talented, almost ridiculously prolific…

BATES MOTEL Gets A Third Season

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Today we have some good news for Bates Motel fans, A&E Network have picked up a third season of the critically acclaimed show.  I know I for one am currently watching the second season and this comes as very good news, hopefully it’ll last a few seasons more.  Horror is doing well on television at…

OZ Zombie Flick WYRMWOOD Wraps Up Shooting

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The smell of blood and gasoline, armored vehicles in a post-apocalyptic wasteland, the staggering dead, hungry for flesh, it is very good to be alive, very good indeed. The Roache Turner brothers have made a dream (or nightmare…whatever) into a reality. A blood splattered mix of petrol driven aggression with the hordes of flesh eating…

Pissed Off Geek Review: The Borderlands

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Whether religion is good or bad one thing it has is a huge history that can be tapped into to make some very good films. The Borderlands looks at the investigation of the supernatural and religion and takes a refreshing look of cynicism into things we can’t explain.  It may be a found footage film but the…