Tagged with gothic horror

Review: The Limehouse Golem, 2017, dir. Juan Carlos Medina

Review: The Limehouse Golem, 2017, dir. Juan Carlos Medina


I’m on board for any kind of atmospheric Gothic guignol, so The Limehouse Golem is right in my wheelhouse. Everyone knows that Jack the Ripper was the most prolific serial killer of his day; what this film presupposes is, what if he wasn’t? That’s a campy enough premise to work off of, and if I’m being … Continue reading

Go, See, Talk! Review: Dark Shadows

Go, See, Talk! Review: Dark Shadows


My review should make it immediately, abundantly clear, but I really didn’t like Tim Burton’s latest gaudy, Gothic opus, a re-interpretation/adaptation of the 1960s/70s TV show Dark Shadows. Diehard fans who worship at the Nightmare Before Christmas director’s altar will probably find themselves quite dazzled by what he’s done here, and in fairness I think … Continue reading