Tag: Netflix

# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 31: “Rebirth” (2016)

My final pick for this challenge is a taut psychological drama that really puts its protagonist through the wringer. Writer/director Karl Mueller’s “Rebirth” (2016)

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 30: “Before I Wake”

Cody, a sweet and loving 8-year-old boy, is terrified of falling asleep. What horrific reason could there be for this — and, no, he doesn’t live on Elm Street.

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 29: “OtherLife”

“Biological software” can turn your mind into a prison in “OtherLife,” an Australian horror film from director Ben C. Lucas.

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 28: “The Endless”

A great movie about a creepy time cult that raises great issues for discussion.

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 27: “Kill Command”

It’s cyborg versus A.I. military warfare units versus United States marines in 2016 film “Kill Command.”

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 24: “30 Years to Life” (1998)

Here’s a thought experiment for you. What if instead of being imprisoned, convicted criminals were physically aged?

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 23: “Truth or Dare?” (2017)

The 2017 SyFy Channel movie “Truth or Dare?” features a performance by scream queen Heather Langenkamp.

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 22: “Eli”

Eli, a young child, is staying at a creepy independent clinic while undergoing an experimental treatment for his immune deficiency.

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 21: “The Invitation”

WatchMojo called it one of 2019’s “Top 10 Scariest Horror Movies on Netflix.” I call “The Invitation” a tight horror film with a great twist ending.

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 20: “Would You Rather?”

What would you do for a million dollars? Would you play this game?

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 19: “Murder Party”

Another hidden Netflix gem for Friday – 2007’s “Murder Party.” Just how far will a director go for the sake of his art?

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 18: “Circle”

Take 50 random people, put them in a circle, and have them kill each other until there’s only one left. What a novel idea!

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 17: “Seven in Heaven”

What would happen if two teens played the game Seven Minutes in Heaven and exited the closet into another, evil dimension? From Universal / Blumhouse.

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 16: “Fractured”

The excellent and disturbing Netflix film “Fractured” starring Sam Worthington (“Avatar”) is my pick for Day 16.

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# 31 Days of Halloween – Day 12: “Raising Dion,” the Series

A new superhero series that starts the origin story in elementary school!

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