TRICK (2019) Reviews and overview

‘Always choose treat’ Trick is a 2019 American horror serial killer thriller feature film directed by Patrick Lussier (Into the Dark: Flesh & Blood; My Bloody Valentine 2009; Dracula 2000 …

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The Scream – painting by Edvard Munch

The Scream (Norwegian: Skrik) is the usual name given to each of four versions of a composition by Norwegian Expressionist artist Edvard Munch between 1893 and 1910. The works show a figure with an agonized expression …

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THE TRIPPER (2006) Reviews and overview

‘Move over, Jason. Look out, Freddie. Heeere’s Ronnie!’ The Tripper is a 2006 American comedy horror slasher feature film produced and directed by David Arquette from a screenplay co-written with Joe Harris (Darkness …

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US (2019) Reviews and overview

‘Watch yourself’ Us is a 2019 American horror feature film written and directed by Jordan Peele (The Twilight Zone 2019 TV series; Get Out). The movie stars Lupita Nyong’o (Little Monsters) Elisabeth Moss, …

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SHOCKER (1989) Reviews and overview

‘No more Mr. Nice Guy’ Shocker – also known as Wes Craven’s Shocker – is a 1989 American comedy horror feature film written and directed by co-producer Wes Craven (Scream; A Nightmare …

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MIND RIPPER (1995) Reviews and overview

‘Live in horror die in fear’ Mind Ripper is a 1995 American horror film directed by Joe Gayton from a screenplay by Jonathan Craven and Phil Mittleman. Although originally conceived as a possible …

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DRACULA 2000 (2000) Reviews and overview

Dracula 2000, also known internationally as Dracula 2001, is a 2000 American horror feature film written and directed by Patrick Lussier (Drive Angry; My Bloody Valentine 3D; Dracula II and III) from a …

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Worst Movies

The following is a listing of movies that are generally regarded as the worst films of all-time. And then we have added many more of our own choices. People asked …

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Essential Horror

The films on this ‘Essential’ list are important in terms of their global impact on the horror movie genre, either for their box office draw, artistic merit, cult credibility, or …

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EDEN LAKE (2008) Reviews and overview

Eden Lake is a 2008 British horror thriller film written and directed by James Watkins (The Woman in Black). It stars Kelly Reilly, Michael Fassbender and Jack O’Connell. Plot: Nursery school teacher Jenny (Kelly Reilly), …

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David Hess – actor

David Alexander Hess was an American actor, musician and songwriter, best known for his appearances in a trio of extreme horror films in the 1970s, in which he played a variety …

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THE DROWNSMAN (2014) Reviews and overview

‘How long can you hold your breath?’ The Drownsman is a 2014 Canadian horror film produced and directed by Chad Archibald from a screenplay co-written with Cody Calahan (Antisocial). It stars Michelle Mylett, …

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Books

The following books on cult, horror and sci-fi cinema are available for offline reading: A | B | C | D | E  | F | G | H | …

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BODY BAGS (1993) Reviews and overview

‘Zip yourself in tight!’ Body Bags is a 1993 American science fiction comedy horror film, directed by John Carpenter, Tobe Hooper and Larry Sulkis. It is an anthology film, featuring three unconnected stories, with bookend …

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Bob Clark – director

Benjamin ‘Bob’ Clark could have been one of the leading lights of the horror genre after making a series of popular and critically acclaimed shockers during the 1970’s. Yet despite …

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Scream! – song and music video by Misfits

“Scream!” is the ninth single by the horror punk band the Misfits, and the only single released from their 1999 album Famous Monsters. The music video for the song was directed by George A. Romero, famous for his Living Dead series …

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Attack of the Rats! – article

Some animals are guaranteed to inspire feelings of disgust and fear in cinema audiences, and none more so than the humble rat. While a few people keep rats as pets, …

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PULSE (2006) Reviews and overview

Pulse is an 2006 American horror film and remake of the Japanese horror film, Kairo; Pulse was written by Wes Craven and Ray Wright, and directed by Jim Sonzero. The film stars Kristen Bell, Ian Somerhalder, Christina Milian and Brad Dourif. Plot: When …

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FEAST (2005) Reviews and overview

Feast is a 2005 American horror film, a result of Project Greenlight‘s third season, the amateur filmmaking documentary series and contest. The winning team was composed of writers Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton, and director John Gulager. …

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WISHMASTER (1997) Reviews and overview

Wishmaster is a 1997 American horror feature film directed by Robert Kurtzman. It was executive produced by Wes Craven – the only film of the Wishmaster series with his name attached. The plot of Wishmaster concerns a djinn (evil genie), an omnipotent, supremely …

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