Film review – Get Out

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GET OUT Deceptively upbeat psychological horror-thriller about a mixed race couple’s “meet the parents” weekend in the country where all is not what it seems.  Starring Daniel Kaluuya and Allison Williams and directed by debutant Jordan Peele. Get Out is one of those … Continue reading

Film review – A Monster Calls

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A MONSTER CALLS Heartbreaking real world fantasy about a boy facing up to losing his mother to cancer, directed by JA Bayona and starring Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones and the voice of Liam Neeson. Sometimes a film hits you so … Continue reading

Film review – The Conjuring 2

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THE CONJURING 2 Intelligent and thoughtful horror sequel set in the 70s in north London and based on a true story. Directed by James Wan, starring Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga. The best horror stories are always those we can actually … Continue reading

Film review – Friend Request

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FRIEND REQUEST Campus horror about a loner goth girl trying to make friends, starring Alycia Debnam-Carey, William Moseley and Liesl Ahlers and directed by Simon Verhoeven. At first glance, this movie would appear to be either an imitation of or a … Continue reading

Film review – The Witch

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THE WITCH Mediaeval horror story with religious and satanist overtones, directed by newcomer Robert Eggers and starring The Office’s Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie and Anya Taylor-Joy. With the intriguing and highly original idea of using actual accounts from the 17th century … Continue reading

Film Review – Paranormal Activity : The Ghost Dimension

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PARANORMAL ACTIVITY : THE GHOST DIMENSION Fifth movie in the series, focusing on the spirit world following the discovery of a special video camera that picks up more than the naked eye. Starring Chris Murray, Brit Shaw and Ivy George. … Continue reading

Film Review – Crimson Peak

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CRIMSON PEAK Stylish and traditional gothic horror from Guillermo Del Toro, starring Tom Hiddlestone, Mia Wasikowska and Jessica Chastain. No stranger to blockbusters or creepy gothic mysteries, Del Toro – director of Pan’s Labyrinth and Pacific Rim – has created a … Continue reading