« Trouble the Water | Main | I SERVED THE KING OF ENGLAND »

August 12, 2008

Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer

Monster This old-school throwback to ‘80s era horror movies takes pride in the teen screams extracted by its goo-spurting, tentacled monster and his newly minted henchmen as they attack an unfortunate group of young college students. Plenty of blood-splattering gross-out fun, along the lines of "The Evil Dead," occurs as our anger-problem student Jack Brooks (Trevor Matthews) has to battle the forces of evil that turn his science teacher (Robert Englund) and fellow students into guts-for-glory monsters. The film’s obviously low budget doesn’t prevent the filmmakers from creating a zesty comically fueled horror flick, tailor made for gore-loving fans of the genre.

Rated R, 85 mins. (B-) (Three Stars)


TrackBack URL for this entry:

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer:


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.


Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Featured Video

SMART NEW MEDIA® Custom Videos



Throwback Thursday

Podcast Series