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Rob Zombie

Butchers (2020) – Film Review

Directed by Adrian Langley, Butchers follows a family of killers who prey on the innocent travellers they happen to cross paths with. What ensues is an expectedly vicious, but wholly unoriginal 90 minutes of blood and mayhem. The film

31 (2016)

I like Rob Zombie. I think it's important to start with that fact. I also have no problem with Sheri Moon Zombie. They both seem to enjoy revelling in their influences, and just generally having as much fun as possible. Which is no bad way…

31 (2016)

Rob Zombie is one of the most divisive genre filmmakers working today.  Often derided for his white trash characters, threadbare scripts and overabundant violence, he’s incurred the ire of many a horror fan.  On the other hand, he’s praised…

Halloween (1978)/Halloween (2007)

The time of year has come around once again when I have an excuse to praise a beloved favourite film of mine along with it's interesting, flawed, remake. Halloween – Everyone knows something about Halloween by now, the movie that brought…

Halloween II (2009)

Rob Zombie has said he doesn't like sequels, but so far he's two-for-two in the sequel department. The first time around, the sequel (The Devil's Rejects (2005)) was better than the original (House of 1000 Corpses (2003)). Unfortunately,…

House of 1000 Corpses (2003)

 A valiant effort from first time director Rob Zombie, House of 1000 Corpses does not quite hit its mark but gets close enough to keep us wanting more. It's October 30, 1977 and a group of teenagers are traveling cross country to write a…