Quarantine – USA, 2008 – reviews

Quarantine is a 2008 American science fiction horror feature film directed by John Erick Dowdle and starring Jennifer Carpenter, Jay Hernandez, Columbus Short, Steve Harris, Rade Šerbedžija, Greg Germann, Bernard …

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Friday the 13th – USA, 1980 – reviews

‘On Friday the 13th, they began to die horribly, one… by one.’ Friday the 13th is a 1980 American slasher horror feature film directed by Sean S. Cunningham (Trapped Ashes; DeepStar Six; Case of the …

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Uzumaki aka Spiral – Japan, 2000 – reviews

Uzumaki (うずまき, “Spiral”) is a 2000 Japanese horror feature film directed by Higuchinsky based on Junji Ito’s episodic manga of the same name. The plot concerns a town plagued with malevolent spirals. This abstract concept manifests …

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Unknown Island – USA, 1948 – reviews

Unknown Island is a 1948 adventure monster movie directed by Jack Bernhard and released by Film Classics, Inc. The film features monsters such as dinosaurs and a giant sloth and stars Virginia Grey, Phillip Reed, Richard …

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Creep – UK, 2004 – reviews

Creep is a 2004 British horror feature film directed by Christopher Smith (Triangle). Plot: London. Midnight. Unable to find a taxi, model-agency booker Kate (Franka Potente) heads underground. Waiting for …

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Amusement – USA, 2008 – reviews

Amusement is an American 2008 anthology horror feature film directed by John Simpson and starring Katheryn Winnick, Laura Breckenridge and Jessica Lucas. The film went direct-to-video in January 2009. During the opening credits, pictures of three girls when they …

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Beyond Re-Animator – USA, 2003 – reviews

Beyond Re-Animator is a 2003 Spanish horror feature film directed by Brian Yuzna from a screenplay co-written [uncredited] with José Manuel Gómez. It is the second sequel to Re-Animator. It stars Jeffrey Combs, Jason Barry, Simón Andreu (The …

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Thirst – Australia, 1979 – reviews

‘A conspiracy of terror with only one desire.’ Thirst is a 1979 Australian horror feature film directed by Rod Hardy. It has been described as a blend of vampire and science fiction genres, …

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Haunted Poland – Poland, 2011 – overview

Haunted Poland (Polish: Nawiedzona Polska) is a 2011 horror film in the found footage genre, pieced together from amateur footage. The film was produced by Maso & Co Productions. Filmed cinéma vérité-style, Haunted Poland depicts the contents …

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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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Munster, Go Home! – USA, 1966 – reviews

Munster, Go Home! is a 1966 American comedy feature film based on the hit 1960s family television sitcom The Munsters. The Universal production was directed by Earl Bellamy, who also helmed a number of episodes …

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Penance – USA, 2009 – reviews

‘He made them pay for their sins’ Penance is a 2009 American horror feature film written and directed by Jake Kennedy. It stars Jason Connery, Marieh Delfino, Lochlyn Munro, James Duval, Graham McTavish, …

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Chernobyl Diaries – USA, 2012 – reviews

‘They said nothing survived. Something did.’ Chernobyl Diaries is a 2012 American horror film which stars Jesse McCartney, Jonathan Sadowski, Devin Kelley, Olivia Taylor Dudley, Nathan Phillips, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, and Dimitri Diatchenko. The film, which was co-produced and …

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Quarantine 2: Terminal – USA, 2011 – reviews

Quarantine 2: Terminal is a 2011 American horror feature film directed by John Pogue (The Quiet Ones) and produced by Marc Brienstock. The film stars Mercedes Masohn, Josh Cooke and Mattie Liptak. Although the first film …

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The Monster Maker – USA, 1944 – reviews

The Monster Maker is a 1944 science fiction horror feature film starring J. Carrol Naish and Ralph Morgan. Plot: Dr. Markoff (J. Carrol Naish) has concocted a formula that spreads a hideous disease named acromegaly – …

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