The Wolf’s Call

The Wolf’s Call

Vampire Owl: So, we are back to watching French movies again. Vampire Bat: Yes, this time, a thriller with clarity. Vampire Owl: Our journey into global movies have been quite good. Vampire Bat: Yes, we are only watching selected movies which we consider to be special among others. Vampire Owl: We do make some good … Continue reading

The Iron Mask

The Iron Mask

Vampire Owl: I know a man who was wearing the Iron Mask. Vampire Bat: I am sure that these people are not talking about that creature Doctor Frankenstein brought to life. Vampire Owl: No, I am talking about the mask in the Great Vampire Museum. Vampire Bat: Okay, you are talking about the ceremonial mask … Continue reading

The Legacy of the Bones

The Legacy of the Bones

Vampire Owl: We, the vampires hadn’t known that the bones had legacy. Vampire Bat: Well, for us, only the blood has legacy, for it binds us as well as curses us. Vampire Owl: For the zombies, it is the brain that holds the legacy and it awakens them. Vampire Bat: Maybe, for the werewolves and … Continue reading

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Vampire Owl: Have you read The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James? Vampire Bat: Yes, I had read that novel as a part of writing an assignment during my English Language and Literature post graduation. Vampire Owl: What would adding some fire to the title mean? Vampire Bat: I don’t think that this has … Continue reading

Abigail

Abigail

***This Russian movie is officially the 600th movie review on this website, and it is not the post number, which is much higher. This count does not include the posts with television series reviews, yearly round-ups, introductions, movie previews and genre or language based ranking lists. Thanks to everyone who supported me with likes, shares, … Continue reading

Metamorphosis

Metamorphosis

Vampire Owl: Do you know that some of the vampires in our group are having a great metamorphosis these days? Vampire Bat: Vampires are having metamorphosis nowadays? I thought that it was more or less of a werewolf thing. Vampire Owl: Yes, it used to be. Only the zombies and witches had a small share … Continue reading

First Love

First Love

Vampire Owl: This is quite an interesting title for the first Japanese movie that we are going to watch. More power to Asian movies after Korean and Chinese. Vampire Bat: That would actually be Akira Kurosawa’s Throne of Blood. Vampire Owl: What was that one all about? Vampire Bat: It has the grand tale of … Continue reading

The Divine Fury

The Divine Fury

Vampire Owl: We are certainly not used to watching Korean movies. Vampire Bat: Yes, but we make exceptions with some of those films Vampire Owl: I think that the last two Korean movies reviewed around here were The Wailing and Train to Busan. Vampire Bat: They were the only two movies of that particular language … Continue reading

Polaroid

Polaroid

Vampire Owl: I have heard about this case of a vampiric camera. Vampire Bat: There is no such thing as a camera for vampires. We don’t even appear on the mirror unless we take the necessary measures. Vampire Owl: I have heard about this camera which kills people. Vampire Bat: It could be a werewolf … Continue reading

Brightburn

Brightburn

Vampire Owl: Do you know that Superman is originally an evil entity from space? Vampire Bat: Yes, I know that aliens are mostly bad, and this one also had to be evil. Vampire Owl: Well, this movie seems to establish him as pure evil. Vampire Bat: The movie of the usual alien invasion is to … Continue reading

In the Tall Grass

In the Tall Grass

Vampire Owl: How tall can the grass around the castle get? Vampire Bat: They surely can’t be taller than us, because we have to use those fields for daily exercise, sports and other activities. Vampire Owl: The grass in this movie surely looks scary even for vampires. Vampire Bat: It is based on Stephen King … Continue reading

47 Meters Down: Uncaged

47 Meters Down: Uncaged

Vampire Owl: There is no shortage of movies which have these people fighting the creatures and surviving. Vampire Bat: Yes, they fought and survived a group of alligators in Crawl. Vampire Owl: Two people survived in that movie, right? So, maybe two of them will survive this one too. Vampire Bat: The movie had family … Continue reading

Doctor Sleep

Doctor Sleep

What is the movie about? :: The terrifying events in the haunted Overlook Hotel which formed the movie The Shining has passed, but Danny Torrance (Ewan McGregor) hasn’t taken himself out of it completely. When he was a child and lived with his mother Wendy Torrance (Alex Essoe), he had the worst of the visions, … Continue reading

The Prodigy

The Prodigy

What is the movie about? :: In the countryside of Ohio, a serial killer with roots in Hungary, Edward Scarka (Paul Fauteux) has been murdering young girls after cutting off their hands which he kept as souvenir. Hands have always been his weakness, looking at them before selecting the victims. He has a wonderful time, … Continue reading

Girl on the 3rd Floor

Girl on the 3rd Floor

Vampire Owl: What shall we find on the third floor? Vampire Bat: What if there is no third floor? Vampire Owl: If there is someone on the third floor, there would be that floor, right? Vampire Bat: The movie itself seems to depend on illusions and hallucinations, and so we cannot ignore that possibility. Vampire … Continue reading