SXSW Bound Horror Movie MADRE Looks Unnervingly Dark

Madre is the new horror feature from visual FX maestro Aaron Burns. I have just watched the teaser for Madre, which was password protected so I’m not sure if I can share it with you all yet. Although it didn’t give away much it looks like we’re going to get some original, Continue Reading

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Fantasia Festival 2016 Review: The Inerasable

Fantasia International Film Festival screened The Inerasable, the new Japanese ghost story from Yoshihiro Nakamura The Inerasable tells the story of a horror writer (Yuko Takeuchi) who writes stories based on submissions from her readers. She receives a story from a student called, Kubo (Ai Hashimoto). The young student wants the novelist to investigate strange Continue Reading

BODY, A Tense And Unpredictable Ride, Fuelled By A Powerful Script And All-Round Great Performances

Body is a new Hitchcockian style thriller written, directed and produced by Dan Berk and Robert Olsen. The film takes place during Christmas eve when Holly (Helen Rogers), Cali (Alexandra Turshen), and Mel (Lauren Molina) decide that their Christmas partying just ain’t enough, so they decide to break into a nearby Continue Reading

Fantasia Festival Movie Review – Slumlord

In the first shots of Slumlord we see a computer screen showing CCTV footage of an empty house. We are informed on-screen that 8.000 people were recorded in their home last year without their knowledge Ryan (PJ McCabe) & Claire (Brianne Moncrief) are a young couple who are expecting their Continue Reading

MORE GREAT FOREIGN THRILLERS TO WATCH OUT FOR

1: BORGMAN OFFICIAL PLOT (imdb) A vagrant enters the lives of an arrogant upper-class family, turning their lives into a psychological nightmare in the process. MY THOUGHTS Ever since I watched the incredible and immensely creepy Spanish thriller “sleep tight” from “[rec]” co-creator Jaume Balagueró, I was left with such Continue Reading

ACOLYTES

A fantastic serial killer movie from Australia about some kids who witness a serial killer burying a body. The kids find out who and where the serial killer is and begin to blackmail him. They want want him to kill a man who had molested them years back, if he Continue Reading

RED, WHITE AND BLUE

A real slow burning and extremely tense psychological thriller. The film follows 3 characters, “Erica” who’s is a young nymphomaniac that will fuck just about everything with a heartbeat. Then we have young “frank” a washed up rock musician still trying to make it big with his band in his Continue Reading

PHASE 7

When I first read synopsis of this film I immediately thought it was just gonna be a ripoff of “rec”. A group of people are quarantined inside their apartment building due to a virus outbreak. No one must enter or leave. So it’s 100% understandable that I thought of “rec”, Continue Reading

Them

Based on a true story and probably the most effective “home invasion” type film . “Them” follows a couple who live in a isolated house in a rural area in Bucharest, Romania and one night their house becomes under attack , leaving them no other option but to defend themselves. Continue Reading