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Arrivederci amore, ciao

Arrivederci amore, ciao (2006), which is sometimes known as The Goodbye Kiss, is a hard boiled noir directed by Michele Soavi Continue reading

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Lord of Tears

Lord of Tears is a lot more like those old MR James adaptations that used to be on TV in the seventies, with a touch of Kill List and The Wicker Man thrown in for good luck Continue reading

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Stalled

What if the apocalypse came and, well, you were stuck in the lav? That’s the silly, amusing premise of Stalled, the 2013 follow-up to the cult comedy horror Freak Out Continue reading

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Sawney – Flesh of Man

There’s undoubtedly a good film to be made out of the legend of the Sawney Bean, unfortunately, Sawney, Flesh of Man isn’t it. Continue reading

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Sleep Tight

Jaume Balagueró has been one of the most consistent directors of horror films in recent years and has done much to reanimate the genre in Spain with films like The Nameless and Fragile Continue reading

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Citadel

Another in the ‘tower block terror’ sub-strand of films which has bloomed over the last few years (see also Tower Block, The Raid, Attack on the Block) Continue reading

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Community

Following Citadel, here’s some more hoodie-horror with Community, which manages the not inconsiderable task of being set in quite possibly the most run down, scuzziest and essentially unpleasant looking estate in England Continue reading

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