06th Jul2022

Interview: Chris Sivertson talks Christina Ricci and ‘Monstrous’

by Phil Wheat

Ahead of the UK digital release of his feature film Monstrous (read our review here), writer/director Chris Sivertson talks about the joy of working with Christina Ricci, monstrous inspirations and why horror films are our modern-day fairy tales. What drew you to take the helm on Monstrous, given that you usually direct films you’ve either […]

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16th May2022

‘Monstrous’ Review

by Jim Morazzini

Stars: Christina Ricci, Santino Barnard, Don Durrell, Colleen Camp, Lew Temple | Written by Carol Chrest | Directed by Chris Sivertson Set sometime in the 1950s, Monstrous opens as Laura (Christina Ricci; The Addams Family, Distorted, The Matrix Resurrections) puts her son Cody (Santino Barnard; 8-Bit Christmas, Penny Dreadful: City of Angels) in the back […]

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23rd Mar2022

‘The Matrix Resurrections’ Blu-ray Review

by Matthew Turner

Stars: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff, Neil Patrick Harris, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Jada Pinkett Smith, Christina Ricci | Written by Lana Wachowski, David Mitchell, Aleksandar Hemon | Directed by Lana Wachowski eo and Trinity are reunited in this fourth instalment of the Matrix saga, set twenty years after the […]

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28th Dec2021

‘The Matrix Resurrections’ Review – Second Opinion

by Kevin Haldon

Stars: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff, Neil Patrick Harris, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Jada Pinkett Smith, Christina Ricci | Written by Lana Wachowski, David Mitchell, Aleksandar Hemon | Directed by Lana Wachowski I still remember sitting down in 1999 to watch that first Matrix film and being blown away by […]

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22nd Dec2021

‘The Matrix Resurrections’ Review

by Matthew Turner

Stars: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff, Neil Patrick Harris, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Jada Pinkett Smith, Christina Ricci | Written by Lana Wachowski, David Mitchell, Aleksandar Hemon | Directed by Lana Wachowski Neo and Trinity are reunited in this fourth instalment of the Matrix saga, set twenty years after the […]

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29th Jan2019

‘Distorted’ VOD Review

by Chris Thomas

Stars: Christina Ricci, John Cusack, Brendan Fletcher, Vicellous Shannon, Nicole Anthony, Oliver Rice, Gigi Jackman, Benjamin DeWalt, Maja Milkovich, Scott Olynek, Angela Quinn, Sophia Daly | Written by Arne Olsen | Directed by Rob King The premise here is modern, SAFE (they emphasise that a lot in the sales material and then throughout the film) out […]

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24th Sep2014

Horror channel announces three UK TV premieres

by Phil Wheat

Horror Channel have announced their latest rund of UK television premieres for October, including three outstanding supernatural thrillers: Under The Bed, Steven C. Millar’s nightmare of all nightmares, The Gathering, starring Christina Ricci, and the haunting Lovely Molly (my personal fave of the three), from Blair Witch co-director Eduardo Sánchez. Friday 3rd – The Gathering Directed by Brian Gilbert (Wilde), this supernatural thriller stars […]

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11th Aug2014

‘Lizzie Borden Took an Axe’ Review

by Chris Cummings

Stars: Christina Ricci, Clea DuVall, Gregg Henry, Stephen McHattie, Shawn Doyle, Sara Botsford, Hannah Anderson, Andrea Runge, Billy Campbell | Written by Stephen Kay | Directed by Nick Gomez Massachusetts director Nick Gomez (Drowning Mona) is more used to working on television shows than feature films and it shows in Lizzie Borden Took an Axe, a […]

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22nd Feb2014

Tribeca Film Festival 2013: Tribeca Street Fair

by Catherina Gioino

The Tribeca Film Festival is not only known for its world renown films that are featured there, but also its annual Tribeca Street Fair held on Greenwich Street between Hubart and Chambers Streets in downtown New York City. The 2013 Tribeca Street Fair was held on Saturday, April 27th and there was a lot of […]

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