Wolfen – USA, 1981 – reviews

‘There is no defence.’ Wolfen is a 1981 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Michael Wadleigh from a screenplay co-written with David Eyre and [uncredited] Eric Roth. It is an adaptation of Whitley Strieber’s 1978 …

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Urban Legend – USA, 1998 – reviews

‘It happened to someone who knows someone you know… You’re Next.’ Urban Legend is a 1998 American slasher horror feature film directed by Jamie Blanks (Long Weekend; Storm Warning; Valentine) from …

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Don’t Leave Home – USA, 2018 – reviews

‘An Irish urban legend’ Don’t Leave Home is a 2018 American mystery horror feature film written and directed by Michael Tully. The movie stars Anna Margaret Hollyman, Mark Lawrence, Helena Bereen and Karrie Cox. …

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LaddaLand – Thailand, 2011 – reviews

‘Would you stay or move out if your neighborhood had ghosts?’ LaddaLand aka Ladda Land – Thai: ลัดดาแลนด์ – is a 2011 Thai horror film directed by Sophon Sakdaphisit (ThirTEEN Terrors TV series; Coming Soon; …

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Chupacabra – urban myth

The chupacabra or chupacabras – literally “goat-sucker”; from “chupar“, “to suck”, and “cabra“, “goat” – is a legendary creature in the folklore of parts of the Americas, with its first purported …

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The Gorbals Vampire – urban myth

The Gorbals Vampire is an all-encompassing term which refers to the events in a Glasgow graveyard in 1954. Reportedly stemming from a 1953 edition of ‘Dark Mysteries’ comic, featuring a …

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The Beast of Bodmin – urban legend

The Beast of Bodmin, also known as the Beast of Bodmin Moor is a phantom wild cat purported to live in Cornwall, in the United Kingdom. Bodmin Moor became a centre of these sightings with occasional reports of mutilated …

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Cropsey – USA, 2009 – reviews

‘The truth is terrifying’ Cropsey is a 2009 American crime horror documentary film, written and directed by Joshua Zeman and Barbara Brancaccio. The film and its title uses the urban …

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Candyman – USA, 1992 – reviews

  ‘We dare you to say his name five times’ Candyman is a 1992 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Bernard Rose (Sx_tape; Frankenstein; Snuff Movie; Paperhouse) and is based on the short …

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