Pulse – USA, 2006 – reviews

Pulse is an 2006 American horror film and remake of the Japanese horror film, Kairo; Pulse was written by Wes Craven and Ray Wright, and directed by Jim Sonzero. The film stars Kristen Bell, Ian Somerhalder, Christina Milian and Brad Dourif. Plot: When …

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Halloween – USA, 1978 – reviews

‘The trick was to stay alive’ Halloween is a 1978 American slasher horror feature film directed, produced, and scored by John Carpenter, co-written with Debra Hill, and starring Donald Pleasence and Jamie Lee Curtis (Prom Night; Terror Train; …

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30 Days of Night – USA, 2007 – reviews

‘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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Windows – USA, 1980 – reviews

Windows is a 1980 American psycho thriller film starring Talia Shire (Prophecy), Joseph Cortese and Elizabeth Ashley, directed by cinematographer Gordon Willis (The Godfather and sequel) from a screenplay by Barry Siegel. The soundtrack score was composed by Ennio Morricone. …

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Event Horizon (1997) reviews

Event Horizon is a 1997 science fiction horror feature film directed by Paul W. S. Anderson (Resident Evil franchise) from a screenplay written by Philip Eisner (with an uncredited rewrite by Andrew Kevin Walker). The movie stars Laurence …

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Thirst – South Korea, 2009 – reviews

Thirst – original title: 박쥐; Bakjwi; “Bat”- is a 2009 South Korean horror feature film, written, produced and directed by Park Chan-wook (The Handmaiden; Stoker; Oldboy). It is loosely based …

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Carrie – USA, 1976 – reviews

Carrie is a 1976 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Brian DePalma (Sisters; The Fury; Dressed to Kill) from a screenplay by Lawrence D. Cohen, based on the novel Carrie by Stephen King. It stars Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, and Amy Irving. It was the …

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The Woman in Black – UK, 2012 – reviews

‘What did they see?’ The Woman in Black is a 2012 supernatural horror feature film directed by James Watkins from a screenplay by Jane Goldman, based on Susan Hill’s novel of the same name. It was produced by Hammer …

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Venom – USA, 2005 – reviews

Venom is a 2005 American voodoo horror feature film starring Agnes Bruckner, Jonathan Jackson, Laura Ramsey, Meagan Good, D.J. Cotrona and Method Man. The film marks the re-teaming of Kevin Williamson, …

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Wishmaster (1997) reviews and overview

Wishmaster is a 1997 American horror feature film directed by Robert Kurtzman. It was executive produced by Wes Craven – the only film of the Wishmaster series with his name attached. The plot of Wishmaster concerns a djinn (evil genie), an omnipotent, supremely …

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Black Sabbath – Italy, 1963 – reviews

Black Sabbath – original title: I tre volti della paura “The Three Faces of Fear” – is a 1963 Italian horror film anthology directed by Mario Bava (Black Sunday; Lisa and the Devil; Shock). The film comprises …

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Sleepwalkers – USA, 1992 – reviews

Sleepwalkers aka Stephen King’s Sleepwalkers is a 1992 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Mick Garris (Nightmare Cinema; Bag of Bones; Psycho IV; Critters 2; et al) from an original screenplay …

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Syngenor – USA, 1990 – reviews

‘Product of science… nightmare from Hell!’ Syngenor is a 1990 action horror/science fiction movie directed by George Elanjian Jr. from a screenplay by Brent V. Friedman (Necronomicon; Ticks; Evil Altar) and a story by Michael Carmody. The …

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Species (1995) reviews and overview

‘Our time is up’ Species is a 1995 American science-fiction horror feature film directed by Roger Donaldson from a screenplay written by Dennis Feldman (Virus, 1999) plus several other uncredited …

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Psychosis – UK, 2010 – overview

Psychosis is a 2010 British horror film written and directed by Reg Traviss from a story by Michael Armstrong. It’s a loose remake of the “Dreamhouse” episode (which was originally a short film) …

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Eden Log – France, 2007 – reviews

Eden Log is a 2007 science fiction horror feature film directed and co-written by Franck Vestiel. The film is shot with only hand-held cameras in underground locations 60 feet (18 m) below the surface, as well …

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The Thing – USA, Canada, 2011 – reviews

‘Mankind’s greatest discovery could be its last’ The Thing is a 2011 American-Canadian science fiction horror film directed by Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. from a screenplay by Eric Heisserer based on the novella Who Goes There? by John W. Campbell. It …

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