Fright Night Challenge 31: AlienĀ³

Once more (and as far as I’m concerned, for the last time) we follow Lieutenant Ellen Ripley into danger. AlienĀ³ starts as the EVV Ripley and the other remaining survivors escaped in crashes into a mostly abandoned prison planet housing only male prisoners...

Fright Night Challenge 30: Aliens

Aliens begins pretty much where Alien left off, just 57 years later. Ellen Ripley and the cat, Jones, have been asleep all that time and the Weyland Yutani Corporation has managed to find terraforming colonizers to send on LV-426. They get Ripley to agree to go back...

Fright Night Challenge 29: Alien

Another old favorite, Alien has managed to live up to time. The tech is shitty, as only for a movie released in 1979. There’s a fair number of jump scares but most of the horror comes from other things. Nevertheless, the actual story has held up through the...

Fright Night Challenge 28: Event Horizon

Event Horizon has been one of my favorite horror movies for a long time. I didn’t see it in theaters but a couple of years after, around the time I turned 18. I haven’t seen it in years. It seems that sometimes, you can’t go back. It starts when the...

Fright Night Challenge 27: Life

Life begins our final countdown of space horror! I have a soft spot for space horror that probably ties somehow into that little-examined part of my brain that makes me love science fiction in general so much. Life is a very, very good space horror movie. It begins...