Tim Burton: Master Of The Macabre Outsider

Every filmmaker has their own unique voice to their work, but more often than not they don’t have a distinct identity and style that is reflected upon in the visual language of their work. While they may have unique traits, their aesthetic may not be a defining feature and it could be easy for their … Continue reading Tim Burton: Master Of The Macabre Outsider

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Why 80’s Horror Films Were So Much Fun

Horror films and Halloween go hand in hand and while I’ve been taking the time to enjoy as much delightfully spooky horror content as possible I also wanted to bring something to Up Your Geek that is worth a dissection and analysis given the time of the year. The 1980s was one of the most … Continue reading Why 80’s Horror Films Were So Much Fun

What Makes A Great Horror Game

The Halloween Season continues to bring about it’s scares, it’s fun, and its celebration of allowing a safe way to unleash the creepiness in all of us. It’s a fun time of the year that has become something of a big deal to myself as I take all of October to celebrate and in doing … Continue reading What Makes A Great Horror Game

What Makes A Great Horror Film

It is October and that means The Halloween Season is upon us! It’s a perfect time to celebrate all that is fun within the macabre. It’s a celebration of everything spooky and it’s impossible for me to think of Halloween without thinking of the incredible film genre that is Horror. Horror film encapsulates the escapism … Continue reading What Makes A Great Horror Film

The Cultural Shift In YouTube And Its Negative Impact

YouTube is one of the most viewed and most used websites to ever have existed. It has become a meeting place for some of the greatest creators, talent, and upcoming personalities currently. With constant uploads and a massive amount of people going back to the site daily it is a powerhouse. There is no other … Continue reading The Cultural Shift In YouTube And Its Negative Impact

Why ‘The Dark Tower’ Deserves A Television Adaptation

Stephen King is one of the most prolific authors of all time. His imagination is boundless and his work speaks to that with plenty of stories that often fall into the horror genre. He’s known as a Master of horror for his work within the genre creating classic stories including IT, The Shining, and Carrie. … Continue reading Why ‘The Dark Tower’ Deserves A Television Adaptation

Super Villain Solo Films: Why They Are A Product Of A Lucrative Trend

Superhero films are everywhere. They are either constantly being announced or they are constantly being promoted. Even in the world of television, superhero properties are a constant. There is no way to avoid seeing them and for many people including myself we love having the variety of these comic book characters on multiple screens. There … Continue reading Super Villain Solo Films: Why They Are A Product Of A Lucrative Trend