retro review

Wishmaster Is Still One of the Best Bad Movies Ever

Wishmaster Is Still One of the Best Bad Movies Ever

What makes a movie so bad it’s good? What elevates a film that’s kinda terrible into the rarefied ranks of cult fame? The movie gods hold the true secret of that alchemy close to their popcorn-filled chests, but the magic formula has rarely been so perfectly executed than in 1997’s…

Poltergeist Still Delivers Surprises, Delights, and Frights After Almost 40 Years

Poltergeist Still Delivers Surprises, Delights, and Frights After Almost 40 Years

Poltergeist haunted house, they stay. They instantly accept what’s happening. The ghosts are revealed early in the story. People actually capture them on videotape. What you think is the big ending, isn’t. And along the way, there’s a unique, lovely yet off-putting blending of tones that keeps anyone watching riveted…