Film bits and bobs

FrightFest 2010 Diary: Day 2

First published by Little White Lies Diary – Day 2, Friday 27th August Day Two is also Day Tobe, as Mr Hooper visited the UK for the first time in … Continue reading

June 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Poltergeist (2015)

First published by TheHorrorShow “They’re here.” Again. Much like a house built on top of the unrestful dead, Gil Kenan’s Poltergeist is haunted by the ghost of Tobe Hooper’s original. … Continue reading

June 16, 2015 · 3 Comments

Eaten Alive (1977)

Frist published by FilmLand Empire Texan filmmaker Tobe Hooper peaked early. Following his freakout debut with the rarely seen hippie time capsule Eggshells (1969), The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) … Continue reading

May 24, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Review first published by EyeforFilm [note that this was written in Bush-era 2008] “You have nothing to worry about. You just take it easy now.” It may sound blandly reassuring, … Continue reading

August 7, 2014 · 18 Comments


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