All posts tagged "horror"

  • Sundance London: A Ghost Story *****

    Risk-taking in mainstream American cinema is a rare quality to encounter right now. With a certain amount of tentpole pictures being produced and not really leaving room for...

  • Eyes of Fire – Review ****

    We tend to look back at horror in the 1980’s with a certain sense of fondness, disgust and incredulity. The state of the genre was...

  • Crimson – Review *

    Being a Eurotrash film enthusiast must be hard work, comparable to the tribulations of the men and women who travelled west during the gold rush...

  • RAW – Review ****

    Things are looking yummy for director Julia Ducournau. A few years after her short Junior won the Small Golden Rail at Cannes, her first feature,...

  • BEASTER BUNNY – Review ****

    If you ever wondered what shlockfest means, we have the film for you. Some call it the best Easter Horror film. We go further –...

  • Get Out – Review *****

    There’s no premise more horrifying than meeting your partner’s parents for the first time. The instant classic Get Out, of 100% Rotten Tomatoes fame, takes...

  • Zombie Lake – Review **

    Zombies are often utilised by filmmakers who want to instill empathy towards the monster that represents the physical threat in their film. They are the...

  • The Eyes of My Mother – Review ****

      Atmospheric horror has been doing a comeback in the last few years, but writer/director Nicolas Pesce’s debut feature, The Eyes of My Mother, is...

  • FEMALE VAMPIRE – Review ***

                The 70s were a wonderful cinematic time. As the studio system crumbled to pieces and the 60s sexual revolution screamed...

  • Prevenge – Review *****

    Motherhood is a wonderful thing, or so they say –  and so it should come as no surprise that  Alice Lowe’s Prevenge is a wonderful...