Pollyanna McIntosh in Let Us Prey

Let Us Prey

April 5, 2017 Matt Blake 0

The unfortunate PC. Rachel Heggie (Pollyanna McIntosh) chooses possibly the worst day possible to start a new job at an end-of-nowhere outpost in rural Scotland.

Forget Jurassic World, it's Killersaurus!

KillerSaurus

March 21, 2017 Matt Blake 0

You have to frankly applaud anybody who tries to make a dinosaur movie on a budget of half a takeaway pizza and a couple of postage stamps. So the writer / director Steve Lawson – a familiar figure in the world of contemporary British horror thanks

It's not exactly Wolf Creek... Dartmoor Killing

The Dartmoor Killing

March 16, 2017 Matt Blake 0

One of the problems faced by British filmmakers – or more particularly English filmmakers – when making a horror movie is that, to be honest, it’s very difficult to think of anywhere… out of the way.

Kalahari calamari in Monsters: Dark Continent

Monsters: Dark Continent

March 3, 2017 Matt Blake 0

Monsters: Dark Continent got a bit of a pasting when it was released; inevitable, really, considering that it was a sequel to a film which both critics and audiences had taken an unexpected shine to.

Napoleonic zombies in Fallen Soldiers

Fallen Soldiers

February 21, 2017 Matt Blake 0

Considering that the world and it’s dog (and even the dogs favorite stick) are bored to tears with Nazi zombie films, Fallen Soldiers does a neat trick by giving us, well… Napoleonic zombies

A quieter than usual day on Brighton beach then... Darkest Day

Darkest Day

January 25, 2017 Matt Blake 0

Darkest Day answers one of those burning questions that’s at the heart of so many horror films today: what could possibly be worse than a global apocalypse?

A little homage to Dario Argento's Creepers in The Duke of Burgundy

The Duke of Burgundy

January 14, 2017 Matt Blake 0

At some point in the mid 1970s, narrative became king in cinema. The lyrical, semi-improvised and let’s be quite honest self-indulgent European art cinema made way for more muscular, focused productions from the likes of Scorsese and Coppola.