Uninvited

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One of the most important elements any horror film can have is atmosphere–a dominant mood, emotional tone, or environment that surrounds and envelops us as viewers, making us feel that we are a part of it all as we watch.  … Continue reading

VooDoo

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“Abondon hope all ye who enter here. Through me you pass into the city of woe: Through me you pass into eternal pain.” ~ From Dante’s Divine Comedy I’ve always liked that quote from Dante Alighieri’s epic poem, The Divine … Continue reading

The Dark Tapes

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I always love a good found-footage horror film.  However, finding a good one is not so easy these days.  Since the first mainstream example in the genre–The Blair Witch Project in 1999–such a film with anything original and different to … Continue reading

How to Survive a Horror Film

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In my years watching horror films, I’ve accumulated a book’s worth of advice for surviving one.  Yes!  Life in a horror movie is a close call at death every minute.  Arteries are cut, necks are broken, bodies are eviscerated, experimented … Continue reading

The Scariest Movie Monster

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I am often asked who I think is the “scariest” of movie monsters.  Yes!  It’s a clichéd question, dragged through the blood of and gore of movie-loving minds the world over.  Sometimes the answer is impulsive and easy, as it … Continue reading

Steve-O Shephard: The Magic of Dr. Awesome

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Calling all Space Jockey lovers of imagination and art at its finest! Steve-O Shephard (aka Dr. Awesome – THE M.D. of body art and otherworldly creations – is in! With tools of the trade in hand and a portfolio to … Continue reading

The Inside

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“2,500 people are reported missing every day in America alone. Royal Canadian Mounted Police had figures of 60,582 children in 2007.” What would you do if you acquired, by whatever means, a video camera with footage of something terrible, something … Continue reading

Undying Love for You: An Official Selection at Imaginarium 2014

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Yes! You read that headline correctly! Undying Love for You (Space Jockey Reviews’ first feature-film) is now an official selection at Imaginarium 2014–a film festival in SJR’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky! Directed by Editor in Chief Chris Rennirt and actress/writer … Continue reading

The Cabin in the Woods

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“The sun is coming up in eight minutes. If you live to see it, the world will end.” What do you get when you combine all of the monsters and horror clichés in history with five coeds out for a weekend … Continue reading

Season of the Witch

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The year is 1235 A.D. Three women accused of practicing witchcraft are herded like animals to the side of a bridge, where they are told, by a priest, to confess their crimes of consorting with the Devil. Are they real … Continue reading

Doll Parts

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How many times have you driven down the road, listening to your favorite song, and suddenly couldn’t find something you need. Worse yet, you realized it was lost?  Too many times to count is the answer from most of us.  … Continue reading

The 28th Day: The Wrath of Steph

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The first thing that makes any movie better than the others is something that sets it apart from the others.  The 28th Day: The Wrath of Steph has promise from the start, with a premise like no other seen before … Continue reading

Halloween Spirit 2013

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Space Jockey Reviews recently had a little Halloween fun well worth sharing! We’ll let the video and photos speak for themselves. Enjoy! 😀 ________________________________________________________________________

Ceramic Tango

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“Maybe the person that you fear most in your life right now…is you!” Some horror films scare us by tapping our imagination, making us believe somehow, if they are good enough, the unbelievable—struggling, at best, to maintain the fantasy. The … Continue reading

Within These Walls with Kelsey Zukowski

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Yes! Rockets are ready to launch again at Space Jockey Reviews! What’s all the intergalactic glitz about? Kelsey Zukowski‘s latest movie Within These Walls, that’s what! Every new project from this SJR favorite is always cause for celebration!  What’s the … Continue reading

Evil Dead (2013)

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“The Ultimate Experience in Grueling Terror” is back! Groovy! When I first heard that Evil Dead was being done again, I thought, like so many others, “Not another unneeded remake of a movie that’s already a classic—and better yet, just … Continue reading

The Little Reaper Has Arrived!

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With a distinct, most appropriate Rod Serling style he said, inflecting just the right words, in just the righ way: “Here’s a tale from beyond that Space Jockey Reviews has watched since it was…but a premonition, a mere mystery of … Continue reading

FAMILIAR

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“The world is different when people are asleep—better.  I wish they would sleep forever, but they always wake up and ruin everything.” ~ John Dodd Fighting your inner demons has never been more intense than it is in Familiar—the new … Continue reading

MAMA is coming!

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Back in May, Space Jockey Reviews featured and reviewed a spectacular short horror film called Mama. At the time, the word was that Guillermo del Toro was in negotiations to produce a full-length horror feature for Universal Pictures, based on … Continue reading

The Mockingbird

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If you suddenly needed to care, selflessly, for another—a family member, or perhaps even a sibling who had once cared for you—giving up most of your life in the process, could you do it? Could you return, repay, or at … Continue reading

MAMA

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Short horror films have the extra difficult job of becoming horrific within a much smaller amount of time, without seeming contrived, forced, or hurried.  On top of all else, to be really good, they must develop the characters and make … Continue reading

Hannah Minx (Jinx) Stars in the Devil’s Carnival

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Hannah Jinx (aka Hannah Minx) stars in the new movie The Devil’s Carnival!  For those of you who don’t know Hannah, she’s the raven-haired video vixen of Youtube fame–doubling as the teacher of Japanese language lessons; no one ever complains … Continue reading

GRAVE ENCOUNTERS

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As Grave Encounters begins, a TV producer is being interviewed about a program that’s about to air. He’s speaking very seriously, letting us know that, despite our doubts, this is the real deal, exactly as it was found, with nothing … Continue reading

DARK HOUSE

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Dark House begins with three young girls riding bikes down a street that could be anywhere, towards a house you wouldn’t find anywhere.  The house is gaudy, Victorian, and more odd than scary, until we hear a scream from within!  … Continue reading