History Series / MastersOfHorror

10th Sep '17 6:30:48 PM PaulA
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Directed by [[Film/ReAnimator Stuart Gordon]] and based on a short story by Creator/HPLovecraft. Modern-day college student Walter Gillman (Ezra Godden) rents a room in a colonial house looking for a quiet environment wherein to study his grade on String Theory. However, he soon begins to experience some weird and very vivid dreams till he is convinced that a 17th century witch wants him to sacrifice the baby of the woman next door (Chelah Horsdal).

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Directed by [[Film/ReAnimator Stuart Gordon]] and based on a the short story "Literature/TheDreamsInTheWitchHouse" by Creator/HPLovecraft. Modern-day college student Walter Gillman (Ezra Godden) rents a room in a colonial house looking for a quiet environment wherein to study his grade on String Theory. However, he soon begins to experience some weird and very vivid dreams till he is convinced that a 17th century witch wants him to sacrifice the baby of the woman next door (Chelah Horsdal).
4th Sep '17 9:31:29 PM Peteman
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* BoyMeetsGhoul: A quite brutal {{deconstruction}}. [[spoiler: Boy warms to Ghoul first out of pity, then becomes ''sexually'' obsessed with it. Ghoul pretends to love Boy to provide for it while Ghoul keeps murdering people.]]

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* BoyMeetsGhoul: A quite brutal {{deconstruction}}. [[spoiler: Boy warms to Ghoul first out of pity, then becomes ''sexually'' obsessed with it. Ghoul pretends to love Boy to provide for it while Ghoul keeps murdering people.]]
6th Aug '17 5:59:06 PM nombretomado
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* PrehensileHair: One of the ghost's powers, as usual in [[TheRing Japanese]] [[TheGrudge horror]].

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* PrehensileHair: One of the ghost's powers, as usual in [[TheRing [[Film/TheRing Japanese]] [[TheGrudge [[Film/TheGrudge horror]].
5th Aug '17 4:54:03 PM Morgenthaler
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* HotWitch: Subverted in the episode, where the witch in question has a full frontal nude scene. However, she's impersonating someone else. The witch herself plays the [[WickedWitch "hag-like" look]] straight.
29th Jul '17 7:19:07 AM Morgenthaler
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* SnuffFilm: Kirby visits a Snuff director called Dalibor while searching for the film, while ''La Fin Absolue du Monde'' features the torture and mutilation of [[spoiler:an angel]]. Dalibor explains that this was the secret to Bakovic's success -- blood spilled on film grants it supernatural power and Bakovic took this to the ultimate extreme by doing so to a [[spoiler:sacred being.]]

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* SnuffFilm: Kirby visits a Snuff director called Dalibor while searching for the film, while ''La Fin Absolue du Monde'' features the torture and mutilation of [[spoiler:an angel]]. Dalibor explains that this was the secret to Bakovic's success -- [[BloodMagic blood spilled on film grants it supernatural power power]] and Bakovic took this to the ultimate extreme by doing so to a [[spoiler:sacred being.]]
12th Jun '17 4:50:45 AM Morgenthaler
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Directed by Creator/DarioArgento and based on a short story by [[RepairmanJack F. Paul Wilson]]. Sleazy small time fur trader Jake Feldman (MeatLoaf) gets his hands on some priceless raccoon pelts that might be his ticket to win a fortune and with it the attention of sexy stripper Shanna (Ellen Ewusie). Too bad the furs are not just priceless, but cursed.

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Directed by Creator/DarioArgento and based on a short story by [[RepairmanJack F. Paul Wilson]]. Sleazy small time fur trader Jake Feldman (MeatLoaf) (Music/MeatLoaf) gets his hands on some priceless raccoon pelts that might be his ticket to win a fortune and with it the attention of sexy stripper Shanna (Ellen Ewusie). Too bad the furs are not just priceless, but cursed.
27th May '17 12:10:03 PM nombretomado
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Directed by Creator/JoeDante and based on a short story by Dale Bailey. [[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything America is fighting an unpopular war]] as the next presidential election is nearing. When confronted by the mother of a fallen soldier on live TV, David Murch (John Tenney), a publicity agent for the current government whose own brother was killed in TheVietnamWar, declares his conviction that the fallen soldiers would support the war if given the choice to come back. Unfortunately for him, they're about to. And they don't.

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Directed by Creator/JoeDante and based on a short story by Dale Bailey. [[DoesThisRemindYouOfAnything America is fighting an unpopular war]] as the next presidential election is nearing. When confronted by the mother of a fallen soldier on live TV, David Murch (John Tenney), a publicity agent for the current government whose own brother was killed in TheVietnamWar, UsefulNotes/TheVietnamWar, declares his conviction that the fallen soldiers would support the war if given the choice to come back. Unfortunately for him, they're about to. And they don't.



* TheVietnamWar: David's older brother Philip fought in it [[spoiler: though contrary to what David had always believed, he wasn't killed there]].
4th May '17 5:31:24 AM Morgenthaler
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* ImagineSpot: In a particularly funny bit Faraday muses about the possible scenarios that could have resulted in the crime scene where the trucker got stamped into a bloody pile, one involving a skimpy girl beating the inexplicably helpless trucker to death with a fake deer leg ("[[ReactionShot ...Stupid]]"), another the girl and the trucker being attacked by a [[{{Bambification}} Bambified]] deer ("...Retarded"), and the third the trucker being killed and the girl abducted by a humongous deer man ("...Fuck").

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* ImagineSpot: In a particularly funny bit Faraday muses about the possible scenarios that could have resulted in the crime scene where the trucker got stamped into a bloody pile, one involving pile. The first involves a skimpy girl beating the inexplicably helpless trucker to death with a fake deer leg ("[[ReactionShot ...Stupid]]"), another the girl and the trucker being attacked by a [[{{Bambification}} Bambified]] deer ("...Retarded"), and the third the trucker being killed and the girl abducted by a humongous deer man ("...Fuck").([[PrecisionFStrike "...Fuck"]]).
17th Mar '17 8:19:37 AM Medinoc
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[[InCaseYouForgotWhoWroteIt Directed by]] Creator/JohnCarpenter. Kirby (Norman Reedus) is the owner of a run-down cinema whose girlfriend Annie (Zara Taylor) recently committed suicide. In order to pay a debt he owns to Annie's hateful father Walter (Gary Hetherington), Kirby accepts the request of eccentric millionaire Bellinger (Udo Kier) to locate the only surviving copy of ''La Fin Absolue du Monde'' (The Absolute End of the World) for him, a film ShroudedInMyth that is said to be the ultimate BrownNote. It's sort of a contemporary version of Robert W. Chambers' anthology ''Literature/TheKingInYellow''.

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[[InCaseYouForgotWhoWroteIt Directed by]] Creator/JohnCarpenter. Kirby (Norman Reedus) is the owner of a run-down cinema whose girlfriend Annie (Zara Taylor) recently committed suicide. In order to pay a debt he owns to Annie's hateful father Walter (Gary Hetherington), Kirby accepts the request of eccentric millionaire Bellinger (Udo Kier) to locate the only surviving copy of Hans Bakovic's ''La Fin Absolue du Monde'' (The Absolute End of the World) for him, a film ShroudedInMyth that is said to be the ultimate BrownNote. It's sort of a contemporary version of Robert W. Chambers' anthology ''Literature/TheKingInYellow''.
11th Mar '17 2:47:03 PM nombretomado
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Directed by Ernest R. Dickerson. Two bored teenagers, Kerry (Arjay Smith) and Justin (Branden Nadon), sneak into a morgue one night and are attacked by a vampire, [[ShoutOut Mr. Chaney]] (MichaelIronside).

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Directed by Ernest R. Dickerson. Two bored teenagers, Kerry (Arjay Smith) and Justin (Branden Nadon), sneak into a morgue one night and are attacked by a vampire, [[ShoutOut Mr. Chaney]] (MichaelIronside).
(Creator/MichaelIronside).
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