Back when Bram Stoker and Mary Shelley created these classic gothic monsters to scare us with throughout the ages, they most likely never dreamed we’d love them so much 150 plus years in the future and beyond. Apparently, neither did any of the monsters, because that is why Count Dracula (Adam Sandler) had the Hotel Transylvania built, but that was not the main reason. As humans, and to quote the Disney movie, Beauty and the Beast, “We don’t like what we don’t understand…” and such was the way we were with monsters during the 19th century, especially in Eastern Europe, which was about the time Dracula and his lovely wife had a sweet little vampire child, Mavis. Read more...(554 words, 113 images, estimated 2:13 mins reading time)
A truly funny family film with just a touch of sadness to warm your heart. This film directed by Anthony Leondis is about a hunchback forced to be an Igor for an evil mad scientist named Dr. Glickenstein in the kingdom of Malaria. We get to see his life threw his own words as the story unfolds. To better understand the world he is living in here are some of the lines from the voice over as the movie starts.
… Here in the Kingdom of Malaria, every day’s forecast is rainy, with a 100% chance of horror! It wasn’t always like this, though. Years ago, Malaria was a sunny land of farmers, until the mysterious storm clouds rolled in … Read more...(983 words, 39 images, estimated 3:56 mins reading time)