STEPFATHER III (1992) Reviews and overview

‘Daddy’s been working in the garden… again!’ Stepfather III – aka Stepfather III: Father’s Day – is a 1992 made-for-TV British-American slasher horror feature film directed by co-producer Guy Magar (Children of the …

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DARK UNIVERSE (1993) Reviews and overview

Dark Universe is a 1993 American science-fiction horror about a group of scientists searching the swamps of Florida for a crashed spaceship only to discover its pilot has mutated into a hideous, bloodthirsty creature.

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HELLMASTER (1992) Reviews and overview

Hellmaster is a 1992 American horror feature film about a psychotic college professor who uses unwitting students as laboratory rats, injecting them with a drug that mutates them into killers. …

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OVERLORD (2018) Reviews and overview

‘Stop the unstoppable’ Overlord is a 2018 American action horror feature film directed by Julius Avery from a screenplay by Billy Ray and Mark L. Smith. J.J. Abrams (Cloverfield) and Lindsey Weber are producers. The …

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PSYCHOMANIA (1973) Reviews and overview

‘Seven Suicides – and they roared back as The Living Dead’ Psychomania – aka The Death Wheelers – is a 1972 [released 1973] British supernatural horror feature film directed by Don …

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SCHLOCK (1971) Reviews and overview

‘A love stranger than King Kong’ Schlock – aka The Banana Monster – is a 1971 American comedy horror feature film, written, directed by and starring John Landis (Burke & Hare; …

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VAMPIRA (1974) Reviews and overview

‘Look who’s up and at it again!’ Vampira is a 1974 British comedy horror feature film directed by Clive Donner (Spectre; What’s New Pussycat?) from a screenplay written by Jeremy …

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THE DEVIL’S DOORWAY (2018) Reviews and overview

In October 1960, Father Thomas Riley and Father John Thornton are sent by the Vatican to investigate a statue of the Virgin Mary weeping blood in a rural Irish convent, a ‘Magdalene laundry’ that serves as a religious asylum for prostitutes, the mentally disabled, and unmarried pregnant women. In hopes of capturing photographic evidence of this apparent miracle, Father Thornton films their inquiry with a portable 16mm camera.

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THE ALIEN FACTOR (1977) Reviews and overview

‘Gripping sci-fi terror from beyond…’ The Alien Factor is a 1977 American science fiction horror feature film directed and written by Baltimore-based filmmaker Don Dohler [as Donald M. Dohler] (Blood Massacre; The Galaxy Invader; Nightbeast; Fiend). The …

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Recommended movies

The movies in the following list are those that MOVIES and MANIA suggests are better than the average genre fare and well-worth viewing. The Abominable Doctor Phibes – Robert Fuest, …

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Nightmare USA – book by Stephen Thrower

Nightmare USA is a huge (528 pages) tome by musician and author Stephen Thrower (Eyeball Compendium; Beyond Terror: The Films of Lucio Fulci; Murderous Passions: The Delirious Cinema of Jesus Franco and …

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Venomous – USA, 2001

‘There is no antidote’ Venomous – aka Snakes – is a 2001 action horror feature film directed by Fred Olen Ray (Scalps; Star Slammer; Evil Toons) [credited as Ed Raymond] from a screenplay by Dan …

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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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CHRISTINE (1983) Reviews and overview

‘She’s a killer’ Christine is a 1983 American supernatural horror film directed by John Carpenter (Halloween; The Fog; The Thing) from a screenplay by Bill Phillips, adapted from the novel of the same name by Stephen …

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