Tightwad Terror Tuesday – Free Movies for 4-12-22
Hey Tightwads! It’s Tuesday, and that means more free movies from iHorror! Check these out…
The Evil Dead
First off, an absolute classic – The Evil Dead. Here is the 1981 movie that started it all. This is the Sam Raimi-directed, Bruce Campbell-starring classic about a group of kids who go to the proverbial cabin in the woods, find the Book of the Dead, and unleash a plague of possessions that lasts for three whole movies – four if you count last year’s impressively brutal remake.
You’ve surely seen this movie. You probably own it on DVD, Blu-ray, or maybe even VHS, too. If it has somehow escaped you, or if you just want to revisit an old friend, The Evil Dead is streaming right here on TubiTV.
Artik is a 2019 movie about a serial killer who is teaching his son how to also be a serial killer. The son meets a man who discovers their secret, and the more the new friend learns, the more danger he puts himself – and the boy – in.
Artik is one of those brutal grindhouse horror movies that will please fans of comic books just as much as it pleases horror freaks. Check out Artik here at Crackle.
This is not the 1998 Gus Van Sant remake of Psycho. This is Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 original. It’s about a young man with mommy issues who runs a motel. And his mommy issues come to light when young woman stay at the hotel. But you already knew all of that.
Let’s be real. Psycho is essential viewing. You’ve probably seen it. A lot. It made Anthony Perkins a legend, Janet Leigh an icon, and Vera Miles the original Final Girl. It also made an entire generation of moviegoers afraid to take a shower. You can’t see Psycho too many times. So, if you’re due for a re-watch, you can find it here at TubiTV.
Storage 24 is about a group of people who get trapped in a storage facility when the city is put on lockdown after a military plane crashed. Unfortunately, they are locked down with a bit of the plane’s cargo – a ruthless alien monster.
This 2012 creature feature is a fun ride. It’s a cool mixture of a monster movie and a contained thriller, with just the right amount of human drama to make it feel real. Check out Storage 24 here at Vudu.
Slaughter High is about a group of young people that travels back to their high school for a ten-year reunion. Unfortunately for them, the reunion is an elaborate ruse for a student whom they bullied to get his revenge, all while dressed as a freaky jester.
Made in 1986, Slaughter High is a pretty typical example of a golden age slasher, which means that it’s awesome. The lovely Caroline Munro stars as one of the unlucky former students, and the suicide of Simon Scuddamore, the young actor who played the killer, made headlines shortly after the film’s completion. Have a look at Slaughter High right here at TubiTV.
Want more free movies? Check out previous Tightwad Terror Tuesdays right here.
Feature image courtesy Chris Fischer.
‘Fear the Invisible Man’ Trailer Reveals the Character’s Sinister Plans
Fear the Invisible Man takes us back to the H.G. Wells classic and takes a few liberties along the way by adding some twists, turns, and of course more bloodshed. Of course, Universal Monsters also incorporated Well’s character into their lineup of creatures. And in some ways I believe the original Invisible Man film to be the most monstrous character among Dracula, Frankenstein, Wolfman, etc…
While Frankenstein and the Wolfman might come off as the tortured victim of someone else’s doing, The Invisible Man did it to himself and became obsessed with results and immediately found ways to use his condition to break the law and to ultimately murder.
The synopsis for Fear the Invisible Man goes like this:
Based on the classic novel by H.G. Wells, a young British widow shelters an old medical school colleague, a man who has somehow turned himself invisible. As his isolation grows and his sanity frays, he schemes to create a reign of wanton murder and terror across the city.
Fear the Invisible Man stars David Hayman (The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas), Mark Arnold (Teen Wolf), Mhairi Calvey (Braveheart), Mike Beckingham (Truth Seekers). The film is directed by Paul Dudbridge and Written By Phillip Daay.
The film arrives on DVD, digital and VOD beginning June 13.
‘The Wrath Of Becky’ – Interview With Lulu Wilson
Lulu Wilson (Ouija: Origin of Terror & Annabelle Creation) returns to the role of Becky in the sequel due out on theaters May 26, 2023, The Wrath of Becky. The Wrath of Becky is just as good as its predecessor, and Becky brings lots of pain and suffering as she faces off against the worst of the worst! One lesson we learned in the first film was that no one should mess with the inner rage of a teenage girl! This film is off-the-wall bonkers, and Lulu Wilson does not disappoint!
Originally from New York City, Wilson made her film debut in Jerry Bruckheimer’s dark thriller Deliver Us From Evil opposite Eric Bana and Olivia Munn. Shortly after, Wilson moved to Los Angeles to work as a series regular on the CBS hit comedy The Millers for two seasons.
Chatting with this young and upcoming talent who has embedded her footprint within the horror genre over the past several years was fantastic. We discuss the evolution of her character from the original film to the second film, what it was like working with all of the BLOOD, and, of course, what it was like working with Seann William Scott.
“As a teenage girl myself, I find that I go from cold to hot in like two seconds, so it wasn’t super difficult to tap into that…” – Lulu Wilson, Becky.
Relax, and enjoy our interview with Lulu Wilson from her new film, The Wrath of Becky.
Two years after she escaped a violent attack on her family, Becky attempts to rebuild her life in the care of an older woman – a kindred spirit named Elena. But when a group known as the “Noble Men” break into their home, attack them, and take her beloved dog, Diego, Becky must return to her old ways to protect herself and her loved ones.
*Feature Image Photo courtesy of Quiver Distribution.*
‘Cinderella’s Curse’: A Blood-Soaked Retelling of the Classic Fairytale
Imagine Cinderella, the story that children have all come to adore thanks to Disney, but with a twist so dark, it could only belong to the horror genre.
Children’s stories have frequently been fodder for horrifying reinventions with movies like Winnie the Pooh: Blood and Honey and The Mean One. Now, it’s Cinderella’s turn to step into this terrifying limelight.
Bloody Disgusting exclusively reveals that Cinderella is undergoing a transformation far removed from the family friendly kind we’re accustomed to. She’ll be crossing genres in Cinderella’s Curse, an upcoming horror film.
Slated to be available for sale at the American Film Market (AFM), Cinderella’s Curse is the latest offering from ChampDog Films. Thanks to the Bloody Disgusting exclusive, we’ve learned that ITN Studios is primed to unleash this chilling interpretation come October 2023.
Production is gearing up, with filming scheduled to begin next month in the UK. Louisa Warren, a name that’s no stranger to the horror genre, will be donning the dual hats of producer and director. The screenplay is the brainchild of Harry Boxley, who penned the script for Mary Had A Little Lamb. Kelly Rian Sanson, Chrissie Wunna, and Danielle Scott are set to bring the characters to life on the screen.
Warren shared her excitement for this novel take on a familiar tale, stating that it’s an incredibly unique spin on the Cinderella we’ve all grown up with. Promising a series of “truly horrific deaths by her hands,” she assures fans of gore-filled narratives that they’re in for a treat with this dark retelling.
Currently, there aren’t any official visuals available. The images used in this piece, including the featured image at the top, are fan interpretations imagining a horror-themed Cinderella. Stay tuned for updates as official images start to emerge.
And there you have it! What do you think about this chilling new spin on Cinderella? How eager are you to see this classic tale turned into a blood-curdling nightmare? Share your thoughts in the comments below.