Gods and Monsters: Review: Poltergeist 3D (2015)


By Paula R. Stiles


Poltergeist 3D (2015). Director: Gil Kenan. Cast: Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Kennedi Clements. Country: USA.


After both parents are downsized at their jobs, a typically bland all-American family of five moves into a brand-new house in a brand-new development, only to discover it’s already occupied by angry ghosts that promply kidnap the youngest daughter. Who is psychic. Or something.

You know, normally, I like both Sam Raimi and Steven Spielberg. Despite their faults, they understand scifi, …

Paula R. StilesGods and Monsters: Review: Poltergeist 3D (2015)

Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 2.10: Dream Reaper

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy]

Recap: A comatose Sally is living in her own dream world, where her Reaper self is her perfect boyfriend (named ‘Scott’). She has a nice job, a great relationship with her mother, and classy clothes (instead of the usual PJs and sweater) with a great haircut. Even the house is all done up in a new, grey decor. But she has a flash of reality when she sees a reflection of Josh in the …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 2.10: Dream Reaper

Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 2.09: When I Think About You I Shred Myself

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy]

Recap: Aidan arrives at the house with a skinned Henry and gets Josh to invite him in. Once there, he glamours some prostitutes(?) into coming to a “party” and seeing Henry as a handsome young man so that he can feed on them and heal. Things get creepy, though, when the glamour on one of them slips and she freaks out. Then the other one wakes up and, while Aidan accidentally kills one girl …

Paula R. StilesRecap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 2.09: When I Think About You I Shred Myself