Zombie never allows dead air to permeate the track, but there are no revelations here either. Of course, they will soon enough be living a nightmare. All contents are provided by non-affiliated third parties. It's hardly enough to mention, but it is there. Synopsis Taking his cue from such 1970s horror classics as 1974 and 1977 , animated rocker goes celluloid with the throwback shocker House of 1000 Corpses. But the real strength of the film lies in the cast of villains. When an attractive and mysterious hitchhiker subsequently offers to give the thrill seekers a personal tour of Dr.
Baby is the seductive psychopath played by Zombie's wife and Mother Firefly, the egotistical bizarre mother of the family. Nevertheless, this is a solid first effort from Rob Zombie. Murder, cannibalism and satanic rituals are just a few of the 1000+ horrors that await. They first meet the eponymous clown known as Captain Spaulding, whose odd upbeat and aggressive nature sets an excellent tone. All Rights Reserved Disclaimer: This site does not store any files on its server. Also included is a game entitled Zombietron. What we get with House of 1000 Corpses is a seemingly straightforward plot we have already seen a hundred times.
The casting and writing is excellent, even for the more predictable parts of the movie. Here they are merciless, angry, and ridiculously overblown. . Lost and stranded, they are set upon by a bizarre family of psychotics. Baby and Mother Firefly are disturbing yet fun characters, flirting with the teenagers aggressively to the point of being creepy, but never letting their true intentions be known. Casting takes, rehearsals featuring several cast members, and interviews with Bill Moseley, Sid Haig, Sheri Moon, and Wayne Toth all 480p round out the movie-specific supplements.
We get some good special effects, plenty of blood, and some great monster make-up in the film's final minutes, but the second half is just too predictable. Of course, Zombie's weird articulation made for an ever weirder movie. There is quite a bit of very good directional effects and at times, great use of surrounds that helps create the horrifying atmosphere of the second half of the film. If you have any legal issues please contact the appropriate media file owners or host sites. Lionsgate has gone all out in terms of presenting House of 1000 Corpses with a standout transfer and great audio. There are a few speckles here and there, but they are fleeting and only pop up every so often. He's crude, crass, and a barrel of laughs.
I dare say House of 1000 Corpses was almost brilliant in its first half, but turned into a run-of-the-mill horror picture the second. Driftwood from A Night at the Opera 1935 , Dr. Firefly from Duck Soup 1933 , Otis B. The teenagers are on a cross-country trip gathering information to write a book about the various off-beat roadside attractions they find. This movie is extremely effective at building up the tension early on.
The audio design on this disc is just as solid as the video presentation. Even though the film is a throwback to 1970s-style horror, we certainly get 21st century sound design here. Hackenbush from A Day at the Races 1937 , and S. House of 1000 Corpses features a terrific build-up leading up to a dull, lifeless, unimaginative finale. House of 1,000 Corpses marks the directorial debut of heavy metal rocker-turned-director Rob Zombie. Spaulding from Animal Crackers 1930 , Professor Quincy Adams Wagstaff from Horse Feathers 1932 , Rufus T. Black levels are excellent and there are plenty of dark, gloomy scenes to put the disc through its paces.
We also get trailers for other Lionsgate films available on Blu-ray, all presented in 1080p with Dolby Digital 5. The most memorable character is probably Spaulding himself, who acts as a sort of narrator and overseer of the mayhem. House of 1000 Corpses falls somewhere in between. Reluctantly, the teenagers go on the ride and learn about Dr. This movie fell apart for me in the second half.
Running low on gas as they travel the highways of America in search of the ultimate roadside attraction, a group of teens pull into Captain Spaulding's museum of oddities which also offers fried chicken and. Taking his cue from such 1970s horror classics as The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 1974 and The Hills Have Eyes 1977 , animated rocker Rob Zombie goes celluloid with the throwback shocker House of 1000 Corpses. International Titles 1000 cuerpos Trailer House of 1000 Corpses Trailer House of 1,000 Corpses 1 Trailer House of 1000 Corpses 1 Trailer Haus der 1000 Leichen uncut Trailer Tuhande laiba maja Trailer La casa de los 1000 cadáveres Trailer La Maison des 1000 morts Trailer To spiti me ta 1. Satan may hold a bit more contemporary weight than any of them had previously thought. It is an odd premise, surely, but one that makes sense in this weird world.