Category: Recommended

Shaun vs. Re-Animator (1985)

reanimator1Directed by Stuart Gordon

Starring Jeffrey Combs, Bruce Abbott, David Gale and Barbara Crampton

A genius when it comes to the human brain, Dr. Herbert West finds his way to Miskatonic University and convinces a fellow student to aid him in pursuit of his ultimate goal: bringing the dead back to life.  Getting kicked out doesn’t stop them either as they break into the school’s morgue and start to re-animate the dead which leads to disastrously funny results.

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Shaun vs. Deadly Friend (1986)

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Directed by Wes Craven

Starring Matthew Labyorteaux, Kristy Swanson and Michael Sharrett

Paul, a young robotics genius builds his own Johnny-5 robot named “BB” with its own artificial intelligence.  After moving in to new house to go to school, Paul is smitten with Samantha, the girl next door, and everything goes alright until BB is destroyed and Sam is killed in an accident after which Paul decides to merge BB’s computer brain with Sam’s with dangerous consequences. Continue reading “Shaun vs. Deadly Friend (1986)”

Shaun vs. Escape From New York (1981)

escape1Directed by John Carpenter

Starring Kurt Russell, Donald Pleasance, Henry Dean Stanton, Adrienne Barbeau, Tom Atkins and Lee Van Cleef

In the future year of 1997, New York has been turned into a prison for those undesirable killers, psychos, wackos, etc.  On his way to a summit vital information that would bring the current war with other super power countries, the President’s plane is taken down over the prison and he’s taken hostage.  As a last ditch effort to save the President, and the information, former war hero turned criminal “Snake” Plissken is forced to take the mission to rescue the President within 22 hours in exchange for a full pardon.   Continue reading “Shaun vs. Escape From New York (1981)”

Shaun vs. Tales from the Crypt Presents Demon Knight (1995)

dk1Directed by Ernest Dickerson

Starring Billy Zane, William Sadler, Thomas Haden Church and Jada Pinkett (along with Mr. Futterman from Gremlins and the voice of Roger Rabbit for the hell of it.)

An artifact that contains the blood of Jesus Christ is being hidden away by a man sworn to protect it from an evil known as The Collector that seeks it out so that demonic forces can take over our world.  No pressure, dude. Continue reading “Shaun vs. Tales from the Crypt Presents Demon Knight (1995)”

Shaun vs. Freaked (1993)

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Directed by Alex Winter and Tom Stern

Starring Alex Winter, Randy Quaid, Mr. T and Brooke Shields

Washed up, former child actor Ricky Coogan (Winter) starts work as a spokesman for an evil corporation that makes a goopy substance they say is an agricultural miracle cure but has the horrible side effect of mutating anything it comes in contact with.  Coogan and friends run afoul of a proprietor of a back woods freak show who also makes his own freaks with the same substance. Continue reading “Shaun vs. Freaked (1993)”

Shaun vs. Slumber Party Massacre (1982)

slumber1Directed by Amy Holden Jones

Starring Michele Michaels, Robin Stille and Michael Villella

The cute high school girls on the basketball team decide to have a slumber party while some of the guys are interested in crashing the party for a little fun and it’s just a darn shame that one crazy psychopath escapes custody and goes on a killing spree in the neighbourhood with a power drill.

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Shaun vs. Battle Royale (2000)

br1Directed by Kinji Fukasaku

Starring Beat Takeshi, Tatsuya Fujiwara and Taro Yamamoto

In a future Japan, the country has become overcrowded so the government passes the “Battle Royale” law, which takes classes of children from middle schools (junior highs) and puts them on a small island to fight to the death.  Only one student can live so it’s everyone for themselves.  Now THAT’S a reality show! Continue reading “Shaun vs. Battle Royale (2000)”

Shaun vs. Inside (2007)

insideDirected by Alexandre Bustillo and Julien Maury

Starring Allyson Paradis, Beatrice Dalle and Jean-Baptiste Tabourin

Months after her fiancée dies, Sarah is practically hours away from giving birth to their child.  She’s visited that night by a strange lady who only wants one thing: the baby that’s in Sarah’s belly.  One of the most disturbing movies I’ve seen ensues. Continue reading “Shaun vs. Inside (2007)”