Dr. Brooklyn wrote:
Curi expressed that opinion too, but I don't see the big deal. Sigourney Weaver's played one of the most famous and iconic horror heroines ever portrayed in film, so I thought the cameo was perfect.
See, I think of Alien as Sci-Fi before I think of it as Horror.
Ditto. Bruce Campbell would've made me lose it big time
btw, JUST walked in the door from this.
This was insane. Insane. I loved it.
Though, I missed the first 8 minutes cause google was wrong about the precise showtime.
Care to walk me through anything important?
I loved it. I thought it was clever, and it ran through all the teen horror movie cliche's while being fundamentally different. And being privy to all the horror movies this pays tribute to just made it better.
When they were in the elevator and theres the big guy the girl is looking at stepping out of the shadows, some fucking know-it-all says "See? That right there everyone is Frankenstein."
And me and like three other people said pretty much simultaneously "No thats Pinhead" - "No thats a cenobyte" and "No thats the painful motherfucka' from Hellraiser!"
My Dad and I were just... floored for the last twenty minutes.
We both REALLY liked it.
But, I heard a bunch of negative opinions as I was walking out.
"Well that sucked."
"I hated the ancient one bullshit"
"Geezus that was stupid."
"Waste of my fucking money"
and then there was this kid, a ten year old looking KID...
"That was really creative Mom. I loved how it messed with standard horror movie tropes and then turned the whole thing on its ear."
she's just walking out of the screening room like: