Tag: Alien

JUMPSCARECUT: Alien (1979)

Year: 1979 Directed by: Ridley Scott Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Tom Skerritt, Veronica Cartwright, Ian Holm, John Hurt Written by Rhys Bowen Jones 29 years on from its original release, Alien continues to be a masterpiece of sci-fi and horror. At only his second directorial effort, legendary director Ridley Scott […]

Introducing JUMPSCARECUT 2018

This October we’re excited to be sharing our teams favourite horrors, scary films and spooky stuff throughout the entire month! Each day we’ll be sharing a review from a member of a team, ranging from cult classics to modern horrors, and we’ll also be doing some spooky stuff […]

Films I Watched Way Too Young

Written by Cameron Frew A person’s relationship with film is often rooted in childhood experiences. Whether it be that first fateful trip to the cinema, that beloved classic you ruined the VHS of with repeat viewings, your first proper horror movie experience or perhaps a movie you watched […]

Decade Definers: 1970s

Written by Jakob Lewis Barnes, Abbie Eales, and Corey Hughes Throughout history, cinema has reflected, echoed and even preempted societal shifts that occur through the ages, and that’s where our Decade Definers series comes in. We’ll take a look at the world, decade by decade, and discuss how the films […]

Alien: Covenant

Year: 2017 Director: Ridley Scott Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demian Bichir, Carmen Ejogo Written by Jo Craig  Met with scepticism from devout fans of earlier episodes, ‘Alien: Covenant’ divided audiences after it was unleashed onto the chopping block for worldwide cinema release. Many viewers […]