Outpost – UK, 2008 – overview and reviews

Outpost is a 2008 British horror film directed by Steve Barker from a screenplay written by Rae Brunton. Plot: In a seedy bar in a town ravaged by war, scientist and businessman Hunt (Julian Wadham) hires …

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The Reeds – UK, 2009 – reviews

The Reeds is a 2009 British horror film directed by Nick Cohen. A weekend boating trip on the Norfolk Broads seems just the thing for a group of twenty-something Londoners …

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The Wicker Man – UK, 1973 – reviews

The Wicker Man is a 1973 British folk horror feature film, directed by Robin Hardy and written by Anthony Shaffer. The movie stars Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Diane Cilento, Ingrid Pitt, and Britt Ekland. Paul Giovanni …

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The Legacy (1978) reviews and new Blu-ray news

‘Evil beyond Exorcism’ The Legacy is a 1978 British-American horror feature film directed by Richard Marquand (Jagged Edge) from a screenplay originated (but apparently much-changed) by Hammer contributor Jimmy Sangster …

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The Omen (1976) reviews and overview

‘You have been warned. The Omen is here’ The Omen is a 1976 American horror film directed by Richard Donner. The film stars Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner (In the Mouth of Madness), Harvey Spencer Stephens, Billie Whitelaw, Patrick …

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Alien – UK, USA, 1979 – reviews

Alien is a 1979 British-American science fiction horror feature film directed by Ridley Scott from a screenplay written by Dan O’Bannon, based on a storyline co-written with Ronald Shusett. The …

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Panic Button – UK, 2011 – reviews

‘The UK’s first social network horror’ Panic Button is a 2011 British horror thriller film directed by Chris Crow from a screenplay by Frazer Lee. Plot: Four young people win a competition of …

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The Woman in Black – UK, 2012 – reviews

‘What did they see?’ The Woman in Black is a 2012 supernatural horror feature film directed by James Watkins from a screenplay by Jane Goldman, based on Susan Hill’s novel of the same name. It was produced by Hammer …

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Psychosis – UK, 2010 – overview

Psychosis is a 2010 British horror film written and directed by Reg Traviss from a story by Michael Armstrong. It’s a loose remake of the “Dreamhouse” episode (which was originally a short film) …

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Creep (2004) reviews and overview

Creep is a 2004 British-German horror feature film written and directed by Christopher Smith (The Banishing; Triangle). The movie stars Franka Potente. Plot: London. Midnight. Unable to find a taxi, …

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Peeping Tom – UK, 1960 – reviews

Peeping Tom is a 1960 British psychological horror thriller film directed by Michael Powell from a screenplay by the World War II cryptographer and polymath Leo Marks. The title derives from the slang expression ‘peeping Tom’ describing a voyeur. …

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