The Convent aka Heretiks – UK, 2018

‘Forgive us our sins’ The Convent aka Heretiks is a 2018 British supernatural horror feature film directed by special effects expert Paul Hyett (Howl; The Seasoning House) from a screenplay …

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The Harrowing – USA, 2017

‘Fear what’s inside you’ The Harrowing is a 2017 psychological horror feature film written, co-produced and directed by Jon Keeyes (Doom Room; Fall Down Dead; Nightmare Box; Suburban Nightmare; Hallow’s End). The …

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Knuckleball – Canada, 2018

‘To catch a predator he must think like one’ Knuckleball is a 2018 Canadian horror thriller film directed by Michael Peterson from a screenplay co-written with Kevin Cockle. The 775 Media Corp …

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Visiting Hours – Canada, 1982 – reviews

‘The hospital where your next visit… will be your last’ Visiting Hours is a 1982 Canadian slasher horror film directed by Jean-Claude Lord (The Vindicator) from a screenplay by Brian Taggert (Trucks; …

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Patient Seven – USA, 2016 – reviews

‘Try to remain calm.’ Patient Seven is a 2016 horror anthology feature film that intertwines seven short films by filmmakers from around the globe with a wraparound story set in a mental …

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Extraterrestrial – USA, 2014

‘They do not come in peace’ Extraterrestrial is a 2014 American science fiction horror feature film directed by Colin Minihan, based on a script by both Vicious Brothers (It Stains the Sands Red; Grave …

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The Vagrant – USA, 1992 – reviews

‘He’s not home alone.’ The Vagrant is a 1992 American comedy horror film directed by special effects expert Chris Walas for Mel Brooks’ (Young Frankenstein; Dracula: Dead and Loving It) company. The movie …

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The Spawn of Scanners – article

At the time of Scanners‘ release, the horror film was enjoying – arguably – its final great era. The post-Star Wars sci-fi boom had abated (primarily because low budget film-makers …

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