Sharknado (2013)
Fantasy / Television

Sharknado (2013)

It’s difficult to know where to start really… Separately, SyFy and The Asylum have committed assorted atrocities in the name of small screen entertainment but gene-splice them together and whole new levels of dreadfulness are attained (Mega Piranha (2010), Almighty Thor (2011), 3-Headed Shark Attack (2012), many others far too tedious to mention). But with … Continue reading

Jaws (1975)
Film / Horror

Jaws (1975)

Steven Spielberg has always been at his best when dealing with monsters, be they the killer truck of Duel (1972), the rampaging dinosaurs in Jurassic Park (1993) or the inhuman camp commandants of Empire of the Sun (1987) and Schindler’s List (1993). His most potent symbol of the Monster came in Jaws, a primal, Jungian … Continue reading