Tokyo Gore Police (2008) reviews and overview

‘Tokyo is burning.’ Tokyo Gore Police is a 2008 Japanese-American science fiction splatter feature film co-written, edited, and directed by Yoshihiro Nishimura (Vampire Girl vs. Frankenstein Girl; Helldriver; Zombie TV). The movie stars Eihi Shiina as Ruka, a …

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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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Mirrors – USA, 2008 – reviews

‘There is evil on the other side.’ Mirrors is a 2008 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Alexandre Aja (Crawl; Piranha 3D; The Hills Have Eyes 2006; High Tension) from a screenplay …

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Autopsy – USA, 2008 – reviews

‘Evil cuts both ways.’ Autopsy is a 2008 American horror feature film directed by Adam Gierasch (Tales of Halloween segment; Fractured; Night of the Demons; plus many horror screenplays). The movie stars Jessica Lowndes, Ross Cohn, …

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Army of the Dead – USA, 2008: reviews

‘A lost treasure. An epic adventure. Unspeakable terror.’ Army of the Dead is a 2008 American supernatural horror film directed by Joseph Conti (Bugs) from a screenplay co-written with Michael Ciccolini and …

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Susuk – Malaysia, 2008 – reviews

Susuk is a 2008 supernatural Malaysian horror film directed by Amir Muhammad and Naeim Ghalili from a screenplay co-written with Bijesh Jayarajan. It stars Diana Rafar and Ida Nerina. The story concerns …

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Semum – Turkey, 2008 – reviews

Semum is a 2008 Turkish supernatural horror film written and directed by Hasan Karacadağ (Vampiria; D@bbe and its sequels; Magi). The movie stars Ayça Inci, Burak Hakki, and Cem Kurtoglu. Plot: Twenty-seven-year-old …

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Treevenge – short, Canada, 2008

Treevenge is a 2008 Canadian dark comedy short horror film written and directed by Jason Eisener (Hobo with a Shotgun, The ABCs of Death ‘Y is for Youngbuck’ segment and V/H/S/2 ‘Alien …

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In Search of Lovecraft – USA, 2008

In Search of Lovecraft is a 2008 American supernatural horror feature film written and directed by David J. Hohl (Demon Plague). The movie stars Denise Amrikhas, Tytus Bergstrom, Jeff De Lucio-Brock, Larry …

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Eden Lake – UK, 2008 – reviews

Eden Lake is a 2008 British horror thriller film written and directed by James Watkins (The Woman in Black). It stars Kelly Reilly, Michael Fassbender and Jack O’Connell. Plot: Nursery school teacher Jenny (Kelly Reilly), …

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Phoonk – India, 2008 – reviews

‘Be warned… be very very warned…’ Phoonk – translation: “Blow” – is a 2008 Indian Hindi horror film directed by Ram Gopal Varma (nicknamed RGV and also director of Raat; Kaun?; Bhoot) and produced …

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It’s Alive – USA, 2008 – overview and reviews

It’s Alive is a 2008 straight-to-DVD remake of Larry Cohen’s 1974 horror film of the same name. It was directed by Josef Rusnak from a screenplay by Cohen, Paul Sopocy and James Portolese. The film stars Bijou Phillips, James Murray, Raphaël …

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