02nd Jul2020

‘Vampire Dad’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Grace Fulton, Emily O’Brien, Jackson Hurst, Barak Hardley, Sarah Palmer, Juli Cuccia, Michael Naizu, Rich Cohen, Linda Nile | Written by Frankie Ingrassia, Kathryn M. Moseley | Directed by Frankie Ingrassia Set in the early 1960s, Vampire Dad tells the story of the titular dad, Dr. Raymond Walenski – a family man-turned-vampire by Victoria, […]

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02nd Jul2020

‘Redcon-1’ Blu-ray Review

by Kevin Haldon

Stars: Oris Erhuero, Carlos Gallardo, Mark Strange, Joshua Dickinson,  Michael Sheehan, Katarina Leigh Waters, Martyn Ford, Akira Koieyama | Written by Chee Keong Cheung, Steve Horvath | Directed by Chee Keong Cheung It’s safe to say that zombie movies became all the more scary with the introduction of the free running zombies from movies like 28 Days Later, World […]

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02nd Jul2020

‘Lab Rat’ Short Film Review

by Alain Elliott

Stars: Matt Harris, Sian Hill, Kirsty Sturgess, Max Williams, Abeo Jackson | Written by Matt Brothers, Nour Wazzi | Directed by Nour Wazzi After recently watching and enjoy the short Baby Mine, I couldn’t wait to check out director Nour Wazzi’s other work, which lead me to this all new sci-fi short Lab Rat. In […]

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01st Jul2020

‘Homewrecker’ VOD Review

by Alain Elliott

Stars: Alex Essoe, Precious Chong, Kris Siddiqi | Written by Precious Chong, Alex Essoe, Zach Gayne | Directed by Zach Gayne It may come as a surprise that a movie about two women meeting at a yoga class, which then escalates to one of them refusing to let the other leave their house, is actually […]

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01st Jul2020

‘Devil’s Night: Dawn of the Nain Rouge’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Jesi Jensen, Nathan Mathers, Sam Logan Khaleghi, Jerry Narsh, Swifty McVay, Grover McCants, Napolean, John C. Forman, Andrew Dawe-Collins, Ammar Nemo, Amy Andrews, Jay Towers, Keyna Reynolds, Shelby Bradley, Gabrielle Wild | Written by Sam Logan Khaleghi, Aaron Herman Russman | Directed by Sam Logan Khaleghi Devil’s Night: Dawn of the Nain Rouge is, […]

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01st Jul2020

‘Outback’ VOD Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Lauren Lofberg, Taylor Wiese, Kym Cramp, Brendan Donoghue, Jim Winton Porter | Written by Mike Green, Brien Kelly | Directed by Mike Green When they’re not doing fantastic horror comedies, filmmakers down under like to tell stories, it seems, of the horrors of the Australian outback – and the effect the barren landscape can […]

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01st Jul2020

‘Two Heads Creek’ VOD Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Kerry Armstrong, Kathryn Wilder, Gary Sweet, Stephen Hunter, Jordan Waller, Kevin Harrington, Don Bridges, Helen Dallimore, Madekaine Nunn, Anna Tolputt, Danxia Yang, Rob Sheean, David Adlam, Kasha Bajor | Written by Jordan Waller | Directed by Jesse O’Brien After the death of their adoptive mother, shy butcher Norman and his drama queen twin sister […]

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30th Jun2020

‘The Luring’ DVD Review

by Chris Thomas

Stars: Michaela Sprague, Molly Fahey, Jake Katzman, Rick Irwin, Alex Emanuel, Henry Gagliardi, Laura Spaeth, Ava-Riley Miles, Matan Barr, Angela Rambourg, Gavin Maddox Bergman, Chelsea Reed Davis, Ciara McKay, Patricia Hammond | Written and Directed by Christopher Wells Are horror filmmakers running out of titles? If the generic title of The Luring is anything to […]

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29th Jun2020

‘Alive’ VOD Review

by Alain Elliott

Stars: Angus Macfayden, Camille Stopps, Thomas Cocquerel, Chantal Perron, Gerrick Winston, Zoe Marlett, Lisa Moreau | Written by Chuck McCue, Jules Vincent | Directed by Rob Grant Spearheaded by Hostel and the Saw franchise, the ‘torture porn’ sub-genre of horror (an unfair title perhaps) was not well-liked at the time despite some big money makers, […]

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29th Jun2020

‘The Public’ DVD Review

by Jak-Luke Sharp

Stars: Emilio Estevez, Alec Baldwin, Jeffrey Wright, Jena Malone, Taylor Schilling, Michael Kenneth Williams, Christian Slater | Written and Directed by Emilio Estevez After a 10-year absence following The Way in 2010, Emilio Estevez returns behind the camera with The Public, another political venture surrounding a peaceful demonstration during the polar vortex at a public […]

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26th Jun2020

‘The New Kids’ Limited Edition Blu-ray Review (101 Films)

by Chris Cummings

Stars: Lori Loughlin, Shannon Presby, James Spader, John Philbin, David H. MacDonald, Vince Grant, Theron Montgomery, Eddie Jones, Lucy Martin, Eric Stoltz, Paige Price, Court Miller, Tom Atkins | Written by Stephen Gyllenhaal | Directed by Sean S. Cunningham Director Sean S. Cunningham is widely known for the classic 1980 slasher Friday the 13th, a movie […]

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26th Jun2020

‘Awesomely Righteous & Radical’ Review

by Chris Cummings

Created by Shane Ryan | Written by Luc Bernier, Jason Ewert, Dean Houlihan, Tom Jolliffe, Matti Soikkeli, Jim Towns | Directed by Luc Bernier, Jason Ewert, Dustin Ferguson, Dean Houlihan, Oliver Jolliffe, Shane Ryan, Matti Soikkeli, Aaron Stielstra, Jim Towns Pretty much everybody loves the 80s, right? Horror fans are no different, and homages are […]

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26th Jun2020

‘Nightfire’ Short Film Review

by Alain Elliott

Stars: Dylan Baker, Becky Ann Baker, Bradley Stryker, Francesco Pannofino, Michael Pantozzi, Lorenzo Pisoni, Goran Ivanovski, Greg Hadley | Written by Brando Benetton, Los Silva | Directed by Brando Benetton Forty one minutes seems like a very odd running time for any movie. Not really a short film but nowhere near the length of a […]

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25th Jun2020

‘The Invisible Man’ Blu-ray Review

by Alain Elliott

Stars: Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Harriet Dyer, Aldis Hodge, Storm Reid, Michael Dorman, Benedict Hardie, Renee Lim, Brian Meegan | Written and Directed by Leigh Whannell I remember reactions were mixed when it was announced and all new Invisible Man would be making it’s way to the big screen via Universal and Blumhouse and with […]

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25th Jun2020

‘The Haunting of Molly Bannister’ DVD Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Tiana Rogers, Susan Lee Burton, Emmeline Hartley, Grant Kempster, Chloe Badham, Bam Goodall, Liza Keast, Jake Kempster, Paul Rogers | Written and Directed by MJ Dixon Following the DVD debuts of likes of Cleavers and Pandamonium, The Haunting of Molly Bannister (formerly known as Bannister DollHouse) is the latest release from the British independent […]

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25th Jun2020

‘7 Deadly Sins’ VOD Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Tori Vild, Tom Sizemore, Eric Roberts, Ana Walczak, Gladys Bautista, Noel Gugliemi, Glenn Plummer, Samson Crouppen, Bart Voitila, Steph Santana, Anthony Del Negro, Orit Morami, Shanna Forrestall, Jaslyn Ome | Written by Tony Mercedes | Directed by Glenn Plummer Directed by actor/director Glenn Plummer, whose work includes roles on the likes of ER, Sons […]

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24th Jun2020

‘You Should Have Left’ Review

by Matthew Turner

Stars: Kevin Bacon, Amanda Seyfried, Avery Essex, Colin Blumenau, Joshua C. Jackson, Lowri Ann Richards, Eli Powers | Written and Directed by David Koepp Kevin Bacon reunites with Stir of Echoes director writer-director David Koepp for You Should Have Left, a haunted holiday home horror produced by BlumHouse and based on the novel by Daniel […]

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24th Jun2020

‘The Whispering Man’ Review

by Chris Thomas

Stars: Dávid Fecske, András Korcsmáros, Ágota Dunai, Dávid Kiss, Rob Oldfield, Marcsi Nagy, György Boldog | Written by Bálint Szántó | Directed by József Gallai Spooky goings on in Hungary. Prompted by silly looking painting… Also, it is not spooky… The Whispering Man kicks off with an exceedingly long point of view (POV) monologue with […]

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24th Jun2020

‘Baby Mine’ Short Film Review

by Alain Elliott

Stars: Rachael Sterling, Alexander Siddig, Alex Ferns, Grace Taylor | Written by Shirine Best, Eleanor Emptage, Nour Wazzi | Directed by Nour Wazzi Made over three years ago, Baby Mine seems more current in 2020 than ever before. We see a Middle Eastern man kidnap his child,while the mother opts not to call the police […]

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23rd Jun2020

‘Sniper: Assassin’s End’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Chad Michael Collins, Tom Berenger, Sayaka Akimoto, Ryan Robbins, Lochlyn Munro, Emily Tennant, Michael Jonnson, Vincent Gale, Sasha Piltsin, Bethany Brown, Gerald Paetz | Written by Oliver Thompson | Directed by Kaare Andrews The EIGHTH(!) installment of the Sniper film series, Sniper: Assassin’s End is a sequel to 2017’s Sniper: Ultimate Kill and sees […]

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23rd Jun2020

‘Legacy’ VOD Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Luke Goss, Louis Mandylor, Elya Baskin, Audrey De León, Roberto ‘Sanz’ Sanchez, Mark Krenik, Ian Sharp, Renton Pexa, Marshal Hilton, Alain Mora, Matt Valvardi | Written by Robert Orr | Directed by R. Ellis Frazier Former pop star turned actor Luke Goss has had an interesting post-pop career, carving his own path in Hollywood, […]

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22nd Jun2020

‘Darlin’ DVD Review

by Matthew Turner

Stars: Lauren Canny, Bryan Batt, Nora-Jane Noone, Cooper Andrews, Pollyanna McIntosh, John Spud McConnell, Geraldine Singer, Maddie Nichols, Mackenzie Michelle Graham, Jeff Pope, Eugenie Bonderant, Sabrina Gennarino, Thomas Francis Murphy | Written and Directed by Pollyanna McIntosh The debut feature from actor-turned-writer-director Pollyanna McIntosh (The Walking Dead), Darlin’ is a stand-alone sequel to Lucky McKee’s […]

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