THE THING (1982) Reviews and overview

‘Man is the warmest place to hide’ The Thing is a 1982 American science-fiction horror feature film directed by John Carpenter (Vampires; Christine; Halloween, The Fog), written by Bill Lancaster, and …

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PARASITE (2019) Reviews and overview

‘Act like you own the place’ Parasite is a 2019 South Korean satirical thriller feature film about an unemployed family that takes a peculiar interest in a wealthy family with …

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READY OR NOT (2019) Reviews and overview

‘In-laws can be murder’ Ready or Not is a 2019 American horror feature film directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett (Southbound; V/H/S) from a screenplay by Guy Busick (Stan Against …

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28 WEEKS LATER (2007) Reviews and must-see

‘When days turn to weeks…’ 28 Weeks Later is a 2007 British-Spanish science fiction horror feature film directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (Intruders) from a screenplay co-written with Rowan Joffé, …

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THE WHISPERING (2018) Reviews and must-see

‘Abandoned haunted house. Now it opens’ The Whispering is a 2018 South Korean supernatural horror feature film directed by Sang-hoon Choi from a screenplay co-written with Kim Joon-Hyun. The movie stars So Joo-Yeon, Kim Min-Kyu, Choi …

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FRIGHT NIGHT (1985) Reviews and overview

While writing the script for Cloak & Dagger, Tom Holland amused himself when he conceived the idea of a horror-movie fan becoming convinced that his next door neighbor was a vampire, but he didn’t initially think this premise was enough to sustain a story. “What’s he gonna do,” Holland asked, “because everybody’s gonna think he’s mad!”

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THE DESCENT (2005) Reviews and overview

‘Face your deepest fear’ The Descent is a 2005 British horror feature film written and directed by Neil Marshall (Hellboy; Tales of Halloween; Dog Soldiers) about six women who, having entered …

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THE MUMMY (1959) Reviews and overview

‘Its evil look brings madness! Its evil spell enslaves! Its evil touch kills kills kills!’ The Mummy is a 1959 British horror film, directed by Terence Fisher and starring Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing. It was released …

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BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN (1935) Reviews and overview

‘The monster demands a mate!’ Bride of Frankenstein is a 1935 American science-fiction horror film, and the first sequel to Frankenstein (1931). It was directed by James Whale and stars Boris Karloff as The Monster, Elsa Lanchester in the …

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BLACK SWAN (2010) Reviews and overview

Black Swan is a 2010 American psychological thriller directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Natalie Portman, Vincent Cassel, and Mila Kunis. The plot revolves around a production of Tchaikovsky’s Swan …

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28 DAYS LATER… (2002) Reviews and overview

‘Your days are numbered’ 28 Days Later… is a 2002 British horror feature film directed by Danny Boyle from a screenplay by Alex Garland. The movie stars Cillian Murphy, Naomie Harris, Brendan Gleeson, Megan Burns, and Christopher Eccleston. …

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FRANKENSTEIN (1931) Reviews and overview

‘The man who made a monster’ Frankenstein is a 1931 American horror film directed by James Whale (The Invisible Man; The Old Dark House) and adapted from the play by Peggy Webling, which …

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SLITHER (2006) Reviews and overview

Slither is a 2006 science-fiction comedy horror film written and directed by James Gunn (making his directorial debut) and starring Nathan Fillion, Elizabeth Banks and Michael Rooker (The Belko Experiment; Henry: Portrait …

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PSYCHO (1960) Reviews and overview

Psycho is a 1960 American horror-thriller feature film directed by Alfred Hitchcock (Frenzy; The Birds) and starring Anthony Perkins (How Awful About Allan), Vera Miles, John Gavin, and Janet Leigh. …

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30 DAYS OF NIGHT (2007) Reviews and overview

‘They’re coming…’ 30 Days of Night is a 2007 American supernatural horror feature film based on the comic book miniseries of the same name. The film was directed by David Slade (Nightmare Cinema; Hannibal TV series) and …

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