Posts in the Category: Robin’s Reviews
Today’s poet: Oscar Wilde!
Robin is a confessing fan of the gothic stuff by Wilde; here comes one play and one novel.
A play about the true motives of Salome wanting the head of John the Baptist on a silver plate …Read Full Article
On recommendation and inspired by fatal pandemics and virus outbreaks Robin watched the post-apocalyptic film “I am Legend” with Will Smith from 2007.
In the novel of the same name by Richard Matheson it turns out at the end that the …Read Full Article
Robin saw the adventure/horror/comedy flic The Babysitter from 2017 and is intrigued.
It is about Cole, a 12-year-old boy, who is a bullied and adolescent underdog at the beginning but matures into a real hero – and that in the guise …
Robin had the opportunity to watch the first three seasons of Ash vs. Evil Dead and is thrilled!
“Finally something positive again in this dark and negative world! Bruce Campbell as Ashy-Slashy is outstanding! A real splatter comedy!”
Robin found it particularly …
Dream Story (1926) by Austrian writer Arthur Schnitzler was filmed in 1999 under the name Eyes Wide Shut, which Robin liked so much that he read the literary source.
In contrast to the film, the plot takes place in early 20th …Read Full Article
Good fun! Two harmless Hillbillies meet some college students in the woods. There are many misunderstandings leading the students to believe the two are dangerous psychopaths – while they believe the students are suffering from mass psychosis.
Hopefully there is going …Read Full Article
And now three of Robin‘s favorite horror films from the 1950:
House of Wax
That classic has been remade starring Paris Hilton – which is so bad it is actually good again! (Robin’s favoroite scene is where Ms Hilton sneaks through a …Read Full Article
Robin had the opportunity to see the movie John Dies at the End from 2012.
It is about a drug called soy sauce, which gives supernatural abilities, but unfortunately can turn the consumer into a creepy creature from a parallel universe. …Read Full Article
Berlin in 1956: With a firm hand Caterina Schöllack (Claudia Michelsen) runs the Galant dance school on Kurfürstendamm. Her greatest goal is to establish her three daughters in Berlin society through advantageous marriage: Helga gets a public prosecutor, Eva gets …Read Full Article
And here are three horror films from the 60s you should watch before you die.
One of the best horror movies ever made! The author of the short story of the same name, Robert Bloch, was unfortunately ripped off by Hitchcock, …Read Full Article