Gwen – UK, 2018 – reviews

Gwen is a 2018 British gothic horror feature film written and directed by William McGregor, based on his 2009 short. The Endor Film-BFI production stars Eleanor Worthington, Maxine Peake, Kobna …

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The Legend of Hell House – UK, 1973

‘For the sake of your sanity, pray it isn’t true!’ The Legend of Hell House is a 1973 British supernatural horror feature film directed by John Hough (Twins of Evil; Incubus; …

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Tender Dracula – France, 1974

Tender Dracula, or Confessions of a Blood Drinker – original title: Tendre Dracula or, alternately, La Grande Trouille “The Big Funk” – is a 1974 French comedy horror feature film …

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The Nightcomers – UK, 1971

‘Two children. Two adults. One unspeakable crime.’ The Nightcomers is a 1971 British horror feature film directed by Michael Winner (The Sentinel; Scream for Help) from a screenplay by Michael …

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The Strange Door – USA, 1951

‘Robert Louis Stevenson’s masterpiece of terror!’ The Strange Door is a 1951 American gothic thriller feature film directed by Joseph Pevney (The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries: ‘Voodoo Doll’); The Munsters – …

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Crimson Peak – USA, 2015

‘Beware’ Crimson Peak is a 2015 American horror feature film directed by Guillermo del Toro (Cronos; Hellboy and sequels; Pan’s Labyrinth; Pacific Rim) from a screenplay by del Toro, Matthew Robbins and Lucinda Coxon. It was produced …

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Elvira’s Haunted Hills – USA, 2001

‘A feature film so terrifying, you’ll die… laughing’ Elvira’s Haunted Hills is a 2001 comedy horror feature film directed by Sam Irvin (Murder at the Mansion; Oblivion 2: Backlash; Oblivion) from …

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The Horrible Dr. Hichcock – Italy, 1962

‘The candle of his lust burnt brightest in the shadow of the grave!’ The Horrible Dr. Hichcock – original title: L’orribile segreto del Dr. Hichcock – is a 1962 Italian Gothic horror feature …

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The Nursery Man – UK, 2019

‘He’s watching. He’s waiting.’ The Nursery Man is a 2019 British supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Nottingham-based Anthony M. Winson (The Baylock Residence; Cry of the Magpie; Unholy; …

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I Sell the Dead – USA, 2008

‘Never trust a corpse’ I Sell the Dead is a 2008 American comedy horror feature film about grave-robbing written, edited and directed by Irish-born Glenn McQuaid (V/H/S). The Glass Eye Pix …

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The House of Violent Desire – UK, 2018

‘Where desire becomes nightmare’ The House of Violent Desire is a 2018 British horror film written and directed by Charlie Steeds (The Barge People; Winterskin; Cannibal Farm). The Dark Temple Motion …

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Jonathan – West Germany, 1969

Jonathan – aka Vampire stern nicht – is a 1969 West German horror feature film directed by Hans W. Geißendörfer. The Iduna Film production stars Jürgen Jung, Hans-Dieter Jendreyko and Paul Albert Krumm. …

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The Evil – USA, 1977

‘Witness its awakening’ The Evil is a 1977 [released 1978] American supernatural horror feature film directed by Gus Trikonis (The Darker Side of Terror) from a screenplay co-written with Donald G. …

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Mary Shelley – USA | UK | Luxembourg, 2017

Mary Shelley is a 2017 American/British/Luxembourg romantic drama film that references the science fiction and horror genres, directed by Haifaa al-Mansour from a screenplay by Emma Jensen. The film stars Elle Fanning, Maisie Williams, Douglas Booth, Bel …

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Hellmouth – Canada, 2014

‘He carries death… and a shovel!’ Hellmouth is a 2014 Canadian horror film produced and directed by John Geddes (director of Exit Humanity; Scarce; producer of The Hexecutioners; Septic Man; Monster Brawl) from …

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Close Calls – USA, 2017

‘Poor Morgan. Grounded and alone. With no one to talk to except herself… And the phone.’ Close Calls is a 2017 American horror thriller feature film written, produced and directed …

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Mr. Sardonicus – USA, 1961 – reviews

Mr. Sardonicus is a 1961 American horror film produced, directed and introduced by William Castle (Homicidal; House on Haunted Hill; 13 Ghosts; et al). The screenplay was by Ray Russell (Incubus; The …

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The Changeling – Canada, 1980 – reviews

The Changeling is a 1979 [released 1980] Canadian horror film directed by Peter Medak (Hannibal TV series) from a screenplay by William Gray (Humongous; Prom Night) and actress Diana Maddox. It stars George C. Scott and Trish Van Devere (Scott’s …

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Jezebeth – USA, 2011 – reviews

‘There is no God. There is only Jezebeth’ Jezebeth is a 2011 American horror film written, produced and directed by Damien Dante (Jezebeth 2: Hour of the Gun). It stars Bree Michaels …

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Frankenstein – ballet, UK, 2016

Frankenstein is a 2016 British ballet directed by The Royal Ballet’s Artist in Residence Liam Scarlett at London’s Royal Opera House. The ballet is a music and dance adaptation of Mary Shelley’s …

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M.R. James – author

Montague “Monty” Rhodes James OM, MA, FBA (1 August 1862 – 12 June 1936), who used the publication name M. R. James, was an English author, medievalist scholar and provost …

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Dead of Winter – Canada, 1987

Dead of Winter is a 1987 American thriller feature film directed by Arthur Penn. It is a loose remake of the 1945 film My Name Is Julia Ross. The movie stars Mary …

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