Sinister Screens


Movie reviews by Shane.


31 (2016) ★★★½

Overview Welcome to hell. Five carnival workers are kidnapped and held hostage in an abandoned, Hell-like compound where they are forced to


Poltergeist (1982) ★★★½

Overview It knows what scares you. Upon realizing that something truly evil haunts his home, Steve Freeling calls in a team of


Porno (2019) ★★½

Overview If you use it, you’ll lose it… When a group of naive teens working at a movie theater in a small

The Coffee Table

The Coffee Table (2024) ★★★

Overview Jesus and María are a couple going through a difficult time in their relationship. Nevertheless, they have just become parents. To

Hard Candy

Hard Candy (2005) ★★★★

Overview Strangers shouldn’t talk to little girls. Hayley’s a smart, charming teenage girl. Jeff’s a handsome, smooth fashion photographer. An Internet chat,

The War Zone

The War Zone (1999) ★★★½

Overview When the worst of men hides in a family with no history. An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away

New Life

New Life (2024) ★★★

Overview A mysterious woman on the run, and the resourceful fixer assigned to bring her in. Their two unique stories inextricably link,


Horns (2013) ★★½

Overview He will bring out the Devil in you. In the aftermath of his girlfriend’s mysterious death, a young man awakens to

Scenic Route

Scenic Route (2013) ★★★★

Overview There is no turning back. Stranded on an isolated desert road, two life-long friends fight for survival as their already strained


Violation (2020) ★★★½

Overview A troubled woman on the edge of divorce returns home to her younger sister after years apart. But when her sister


Maniac (1980) ★½

Overview I warned you not to go out tonight! A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young


[Rec] (2007) ★★★½

Overview One witness. One camera. A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked

Army of Darkness

Army of Darkness (1992) ★½

Overview Trapped in time. Surrounded by evil. Low on gas. Ash, a handsome, shotgun-toting, chainsaw-armed department store clerk, is time warped backwards