Tag: Horror

JUMPSCARECUT: Rosemary’s Baby (1968)

Directed by: Roman Polanski Cast: Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, Ruth Gordon Written by Jakob Lewis Barnes My final review of the JUMPSCARECUT season is a film I’ve been dying to watch for a very long time and one of my biggest cinema sins. Another highly-regarded classic, Rosemary’s Baby […]

JUMPSCARECUT: The Exorcist (1973)

Directed by: William Friedkin Cast: Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, Linda Blair Written by Jakob Lewis Barnes After surviving the zombie apocalypse of Dawn of the Dead, I decided to ramp things up a notch for my next JUMPSCARECUT review and take on the ultimate horror movie – The Exorcist. […]

GRIMMFEST 2018: Anna and the Apocalypse

Year: 2018 Directed by: John McPhail Cast: Ella Hunt, Malcolm Cumming, Sarah Swire, Marli Siu, Christopher Leveaux, Ben Wiggins Written by Sasha Hornby “What if High School Musical had zombies?” When Anna and the Apocalypse was first conceived, this was the pitch. 8 years later, this zom-com Christmas musical is taking the […]

FRIGHTFEST: F.U.B.A.R

Year: 2018 Directed by: Ben Kent Starring: Mark Heap, Sean Verey, Danny Kirrane, David Mumeni, Timothy Renouf, Ewen MacIntosh WRITTEN BY MEGAN WILLIAMS Picture this: A weekend spent at a zombie-themed survival adventure with your best friends (and your Father-in-law) for your Stag do. Sounds great right? Nothing is […]

Miss Leslie’s Dolls (1973)

Year: 1973 Directed by: Joseph G. Prieto Cast: Salvador Ugarte, Terri Juston, Marcelle Bichette, Kitty Lewis, Charles Pitts Written by Tom Sheffield It’s likely Miss Leslie’s Dolls doesn’t ring a bell for a lot of our readers, and in fact, this ‘grindhouse classic’ was thought to be lost until a few […]

Revenge

Year: 2018 Directed by: Coralie Fargeat Starring: Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Kevin Janssens WRITTEN BY FIONA UNDERHILL ‘Revenge’ is a blood-soaked, violent and gory revenge thriller (surprise!) written and directed by French woman Coralie Fargeat. Within the last year or so we’ve had; ‘Raw’ (dir. Julia Ducournau), ‘The Lure’ (dir. […]

Ghost Stories

Year: 2018 Directed by: Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson Starring: Andy Nyman, Martin Freeman, Paul Whitehouse, Alex Lawther Written by Lucy Buglass For years, mankind has pondered over the existence of ghosts, demons and the paranormal. Many have claimed to have experienced it firsthand, while others dedicate their […]