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VIDEODROME (1983)

VIDEODROME (1983) Directed by: David Cronenberg Produced by: Claude Héroux Written by: David Cronenberg Starring: James Woods, Sonja Smits, Deborah Harry Released: February 4, 1983 Videodrome is the kind of horror movie that you watch while stoned. So that when you see a dudes’ (James Woods) stomach turn into a pseudo-vagina VCR, or fingers stretching…

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RABID (1977) – The Critical Analysis of the Shot – ESSAY SERIES

RABID (1977) Directed by: David Cronenberg Produced by: John Dunning and Ivan Reitman Written by: David Cronenberg Starring: Marilyn Chambers, Frank Moore, Joe Silver, Howard Ryshpan, Patricia Gage, Susan Roman, Ronald Mlodzik Released: April 8, 1977 I first saw this movie over 10 years ago while in University. One of director David Cronenberg’s earliest efforts,…

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SHIVERS (1975)

SHIVERS (1975) Written and Directed by: David Cronenberg Starring: Fred Doederlin, Paul Hampton Lynn Lowry, Barbara Steele Theatrical Release: October 1975   Imagine that you are watching the Night of the Living Dead. Now let’s substitute a rural Pennsylvania farm house and countryside for an apartment tower along Montreal’s waterfront. Ok. Now let’s swap out…

Trailer Trash Volume 6 - These Canadian Killers Are Classic, Eh

TRAILER TRASH – CANADA DAY EDITION!

It’s time for another instalment of our new House of Horror Blog feature called Trailer Trash. Every week, we’ll take a look at five themed horror movie trailers from different eras and laugh at them. These trailers are either cheesy, laughable, ridiculous, or just plain beyond bizarre. Which is the worst of the lot? Which…