Hunter’s Picks

Hunter’s Picks

Well, well, well, here we are again, nursing our New Year’s hangovers, making plans to go to the gym and opening up that new Dilbert desk calendar (and man, do I miss The Far Side calendars). 2018 had me very nervous, my dear Hellions. For a while there, I didn’t...
Communion (1980)

Communion (1980)

Communion (1989) Starring Christopher Walken and Lindsay Crouse, Directed by Phillippe Mora. Let’s probe the depths of this little gem, shall we? Okay, I admit, I was one of those people who was fascinated by Whitely Strieber’s “true” alien abduction book, Communion....
The Day of the Triffids (1963)

The Day of the Triffids (1963)

The Day of the Triffids (1963) starring Howard Keel and Nicole Maurey, Directed by Steve Sekely. When I was a wee lad, I had two of my favorite plants in my room – a spiny cactus and a Venus flytrap (not to be confused with the ultra cool DJ on WKRP in Cincinnati)....
Prophecy (1979)

Prophecy (1979)

Prophecy (1979) starring Talia Shire and Armand Assante. Directed by John Frankenheimer. If you know me, you understand my fasciation with animals gone big and/or murderously insane. Hell, half of what I write is based on that lovely little horror sub-genre. There are...
Creature from Black Lake (1976)

Creature from Black Lake (1976)

Creature from Black Lake (1976) Starring Jack Elam, Dennis Fimple & John David Carson. Directed by Joy N. Houck, Jr.. I know, I know, whenever folks want to talk about THE old school Bigfoot movie, they wax poetic about The Beast From Boggy Creek. We all delight...