This has been a nice week. The temperature is getting cooler. It rained on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Fall feels like it is truly here …. and I guess it is!
Plus, I watched a lot of movies!
We’ve got two more weeks of Horrorthon to go! Enjoy your October, everyone. It comes only once a year.
Anyway, as you can probably tell from the randomness of the sentences above and my struggle to come up with unifying theme for this post, I’m exhausted right now so let’s go ahead and check out what I watched, read, and listened to this week!
Films I Watched:
- Amityville: The Awakening (2017)
- Amsterdamned (1988)
- Attack of the Giant Leeches (1959)
- Burnt Offerings (1976)
- Clueless (1995)
- Cry Macho (2012)
- The Dark Half (1993)
- Dead In Tombstone (2013)
- Escape From The Bronx (1983)
- The Fury (1978)
- The Giant Gila Monster (1959)
- Halloween Party (2019)
- Lansky (2021)
- Mystery Date (1991)
- Nightstalker (2009)
- Party From Hell (2021)
- The Phantom Carriage (1921)
- Poltergeist (1982)
- Seven Days In Utopia (2011)
Television Shows I Watched:
- Bar Rescue
- The Brady Bunch
- Friday the 13th: The Series
- Gabby Petito: ID Special Report
- The Office
- Parking Wars
- Saved By The Bell
- Talking Dead
- The Walking Dead
- The Walking Dead: World Beyond
Books I Read:
- The Boy Next Door (1996) by R.L. Stine
- The Hollow Skull (1998) by Christopher Pike
- The Lost Mind (1995) by Christopher Pike
Music To Which I Listened:
- Adi Ulmansky
- Armin van Buuren
- Britney Spears
- Broken Peach
- Chelsea Cutler
- The Chemical Brothers
- The Crystal Method
- Dillon Francis
- Dua Lipa
- Goblin Rebirth
- Hans Zimmer
- Icona Pop
- John Carpenter
- Katy Perry
- Kedr Livanskiy
- Keith Emerson
- Kylie Minogue
- Lana Del Rey
- Nine Inch Nails
- Rolling Stones
- Saint Motel
- Talking Heads
- Troye Sivan
- The Velvet Underground
- The Black Phone
- Home Sweet Home Alone
- Black Adam
- The Batman
- Lisa Marie’s Grindhouse Trailers: 6 Trailers For The Second Thursday of Octobers
News From Last Week:
- William Shatner Successfully Blasts Into Space
- Will Poulter has been confirmed to be portraying Adam Warlock in the long-awaited superhero flick Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
- Michael Caine clarifies statement on retiring after latest film
- Box Office: ‘Halloween Kills’ Scores Bloody Great $50.4 Million Debut, ‘The Last Duel’ Bombs
- Superman Changes Motto to ‘Truth, Justice and a Better Tomorrow,’ Says DC Chief
- After IATSE Strike is Averted, Hollywood Workers are Split Over Agreement: ‘It’s Not Enough’
Links From Last Week:
- Inside The “Madcap Motel!” Here’s Our Surreal Immersive Trip Into Pop Culture Madness – With Video!
- The World’s Common Tater’s Week in Books, Movies, and TV 10/15/21
Links From The Site:
- Ryan analyzed the latest Superman controversy — Parts One, Two, and Three!
- Case reviewed Holiday Fear, The Cost of Living, MeNa, Deep Dish Apocalypse, Bioshock, and My Monster!
- Erin shared Funeral Home, Harlequin, Let’s Kill Uncle, Blood Sisters, Mark of the Werewolf, The Body Beneath, and Dracula Contra Frankenstein!
- Erin took a look at the mad scientists of the pulp era!
- Leonard shared the trailers for Scream, Black Adam, and The Batman!
- Jeff played Anonymous Connection, RetroCon 2021, Aside About Everything, The Last Doctor, How The Monster Appeared In The Wasteland, and Codex Sadistica!
- Jeff reviewed Dead Connection, Dinosaur Island, Daddy’s Girl, Open House, Against the Dark, and Terror on Tour!
- Jeff shared music videos from David Bowie, J. Geils Band, Robert Palmer, Shoes, The Tubes, Shoes (again), and Hilly Michaels!
- I shared Creation of the Humanoids, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, Phantom of the Opera, Earth vs the Flying Saucers, Nosferatu, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, and Attack of the Giant Leeches!
- I shared the following episodes of Friday the 13th: The Series: The Electrocutioner, The Quilt of Hathor, The Quilt of Hathor: The Awakening, Double Exposure, Badge of Honor, Pipe Dreams, and Bottle of Dreams!
- I reviewed Amityville: The Awakening, The Dark Half, The Phantom Carriage, The Last Laugh, My Bloody Valentine, Amsterdamned, Nightstalker, Seven Days in Utopia, The Devil’s Rain, Mystery Date, Escape From the Bronx, Dead In Tombstone, Cry Macho, and Lansky!
- I read Spaghetti Nightmares, The Boy Next Door, You Couldn’t Ignore Me If You Tried, The Hollow Skull, Murder By Design, and The Lost Mind!
- I paid tribute to David Cronenberg, Bob Clark, Vincent Price, Jack Arnold, Dracula, Kevin S. Tenney, and Jeff Lieberman!
- I shared scenes from Scanners, The Shining, The Fly, Flesh for Frankenstein, Dracula 3D, Night of the Demons, and Blue Sunshine!
- I shared my week in television and reviewed the latest episode of The Walking Dead!
More From Us:
- Ryan has a patreon! You should subscribe!
- On Reality TV Chat Blog, I reviewed the latest episode of Survivor!
- On my online dream journal, I shared: Monday Morning’s AC Dream, Tuesday Morning’s Neighborhood Party Dream, Wednesday Morning’s Fragment of a Dream, Thursday Morning’s Cave Dream, Friday Morning’s Rain Dream, Saturday Morning’s College Dream, and No Sunday Morning Dreams!
- For Horror Critic, I reviewed The Giant Gila Monster, Haxan, The Beach Girls and the Monster, The Devil’s Hand and Attack of the Giant Leeches!
- At my music site, I shared songs from John Carpenter, Goblin Rebirth, Keith Emerson, Jakalope, Broken Peach, Nine Inch Nails, and John Williams!
- On SyFyDesigns, I shared This Week’s Rain and The Original Members of The Commission, Ranked!
- On Pop Politics, Jeff shared: The Best of the 2021 IF Competition So Far, John Yarmuth is Retiring, Behold The Forwad Party, Kristof is Running, David Amess RIP, The Return of Dan Lipinski, and Thank You Chicago!
- On her photography site, Erin shared Alley Clouds, The House, Vase, Garden, Abandoned, and Dracula’s Pub!