SKYFIRE (2020) Reviews and overview

‘The mountain is waking up’ Skyfire is a 2020 Chinese disaster thriller feature film about what happens to a holiday resort built on a seemingly dormant volcano! Directed by Simon …

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TENTACLES (1977) Reviews and overview

‘It’s turning the beach… into a buffet!’ Tentacles is a 1977 Italian-American horror film directed by Ovidio G. Assonitis [as Oliver Hellman] (Madhouse; The Visitor; Beyond the Door, Piranha II: …

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PHASE IV (1974) Reviews and overview

British-based 101 Films is releasing Phase IV, the only feature film directed by legendary credits sequences designer Saul Bass as a two-disc Blu-ray set. The release includes the original ending …

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THE RUINS (2008) Reviews and overview

‘Terror has evolved’ The Ruins is a 2008 Australian-German-American horror feature film about four Americans that find themselves fighting for their lives deep in the Mexican jungle. Directed by Carter …

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SLUGS: THE MOVIE (1988) Reviews and overview

‘They slime. They ooze. They kill.’ Slugs: The Movie is a 1987 [released 1988] Spanish-American horror feature film directed and co-written by Juan Piquer Simón (Pieces), very loosely based on the 1982 novel Slugs by British author Shaun …

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FROGS (1972) Reviews and overview

‘A tidal wave of slithering, slimy horror devouring, destroying all in its path!’ Frogs is a 1972 American ecological horror feature film directed by George McCowan from a screenplay written …

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CAVED IN (2006) Reviews and overview

Caved In aka Caved In: Prehistoric Terror is a 2006 American-Canadian horror feature film about a group of criminals seeking huge emeralds in an old mine guarded by giant beetles. …

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ALLIGATOR (1980) Reviews and overview

‘A frightening movie with a sense of fun!’ Alligator is a 1980 American horror feature film directed by Lewis Teague (Cujo; Cat’s Eye) from a screenplay written by John Sayles (Piranha). The …

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PROPHECY (1979) Reviews and overview

‘The monster movie’ Prophecy is a 1979 science fiction horror feature film directed by John Frankenheimer (Seconds; The Manchurian Candidate) from a screenplay written by David Seltzer (The Omen). The  …

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KING COBRA (1999) Reviews and overview

‘It moves without sound… thirty feet of pure venom’ King Cobra is a 1999 American science fiction horror film written, produced and directed by David Hillenbrand and Scott Hillenbrand (Transylmania; Survival …

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STUNG (2015) Reviews and overview

‘Get inside. Get away. Just don’t get…’ Stung is a 2015 American/German comedy horror feature film directed by Benni Diez (Galaxy of Horrors: “Kingz” segment). The cast includes Matt O´Leary (Santa Clarita …

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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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COBRAGATOR (2015) Reviews and overview

‘You’ll never know what bit you!’ CobraGator is a 2015 American action horror film directed by Jim Wynorski (Chopping Mall; Piranhaconda; Gila!) and executive produced by Roger Corman. Plot: A crazed …

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ISLAND CLAWS (1980) Reviews and overview

‘A terrifying creation of the nuclear age!’ Island Claws – aka Giant Claws – is a 1980 American horror feature film directed by Herman Cardenas and starring Robert Lansing (4D Man; Empire of the …

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CREEPSHOW 2 (1987) reviews and overview

‘When the curtain goes up the terror begins’ Creepshow 2 is a 1987 American comedy horror anthology feature film directed by Michael Gornick and the sequel to Creepshow (1982). Gornick was George A. Romero’s cinematographer …

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DOGS (1976) Reviews and overview

‘Don’t pet them… fear them!’ Dogs – aka Slaughter – is a 1976 American science fiction horror film directed by Burt Brinckerhoff from a screenplay by O’Brian Tomalin. It stars David McCallum (Frankenstein: The True Story), …

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Croc – novel, UK, 1976

‘In the tradition of Night of the Crabs’ Croc is a 1976 horror novel written by David James. One of the few US novels in the ‘nature strikes back’ subgenre, …

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