01st Mar2022

Romford Horror Festival 2022: ‘Manfish’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Dean Kilbey, Emma Stannard, Matty Noble, Jon Campling, Liam Noble, David Alexander, Paul Trussell, Eloise Dale, Reis Daniel, Monica Gaga | Written and Directed by Marc Coleman When a humanoid sea creature washes up in Terry’s bleak life they quickly develop feelings for each other – But can Man love Fish, and will Terry’s […]

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01st Mar2022

Romford Horror Festival 2022: ‘Wyvern Hill’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Pat Garrett, Ellie Jeffreys, Pete Bird, Ben Manning, Michael Coombes, Pable Raybould, Ayvianna Snow, Keith Temple, Oliver Robert Russell, Emily Lane, Katy Dalton, Lewis Booton | Written by Keith Temple | Directed by Jonathan Zaurin From the opening shots of the film you know you’re in for something special with Wyvern Hill, as director […]

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28th Feb2022

Romford Horror Festival 2022: ‘Ruthless’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Cecilia Crossland, Luke Rhodri, Max Dinnen, Taheen Modak, Rachel Partington, Bonnie Baddoo, Stephanie Booth, Micky Dartford, Sam Ellis | Written and Directed by Owen Franklin You think you’ve seen it before – but you haven’t met Ruth Everly (Cecilia Crossland), a relatively normal twenty-one year old girl… apart from her physiological inability to experience […]

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28th Feb2022

Romford Horror Festival 2022: ‘Exit’ Review

by Jim Morazzini

Stars: Billy James Machin, Leonarda Sahani, Tony Denham, Christophe Delesques, Charlotte Gould | Written by Mathew Bayliss | Directed by Michael Fausti We’ve previously reviewed Michael Fausti’s short Dead Celebrities and interviewed the filmmaker at Horror-on-Sea on a couple of occasions. Between that and a few other things I’d seen him say about Exit in […]

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27th Feb2022

Romford Horror Festival 2022 – Nerdly’s pick for Best Short

by Kevin Haldon

As you may know Nerdly, the website, and our fledgling – but growing – YouTube channel are proudly latched on to the Romford Film Festival. I have loved working on the panels and having discussions about what we should and shouldn’t show, what should be nominated and what should win. However, I and my esteemed […]

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27th Feb2022

Romford Horror Festival 2022 – Nerdly’s pick for Best Actor

by Kevin Haldon

As you may know Nerdly, the website, and our fledgling – but growing – YouTube channel are proudly latched on to the Romford Film Festival. I have loved working on the panels and having discussions about what we should and shouldn’t show, what should be nominated and what should win. However, I and my esteemed […]

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26th Feb2022

Romford Horror Festival 2022 – Nerdly’s pick for Best Actress

by Kevin Haldon

As you may know Nerdly, the website, and our fledgling – but growing – YouTube channel are proudly latched on to the Romford Film Festival. I have loved working on the panels and having discussions about what we should and shouldn’t show, what should be nominated and what should win. However, I and my esteemed […]

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26th Feb2022

Romford Horror Festival 2022 – Nerdly’s pick for Best Feature Film

by Kevin Haldon

I wanted to pull the curtain back just a little bit for a second and bring you something a little different. As you may know Nerdly, the website, and our fledgling – but growing – YouTube channel are proudly latched on to the Romford Film Festival, this was a relationship that came about organically through […]

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24th Feb2022

Romford Horror Film Festival – Our Picks of the Fest!

by Kevin Haldon

That’s right folks, Romford Horror Festival (HORRHIFFIC) is upon us for its second year and here is Kevin with a small selection of films he thinks you should be checking out at the festival this weekend, which takes place at the Premiere cinema at the Mercury Shopping Centre in Romford from the 25th – 27th […]

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24th Feb2022

Romford Horror Festival returns for live event this weekend

by Phil Wheat

The towns might be quiet, but a tremor is occurring in time for 25th February as Romford second Horror festival begins. The festival that began last year after the long lockdown was popular from the offset, but now moving forward its reputation has already grown. So far around 400 people will be in attendance for […]

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07th Jun2021

HORRHIFFIC 2021: ‘The Whooper Returns’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Caroline Nicolian, Nathan Hollabaugh, David Flick, Owen Miller, Rik Billock, Megan Bolton, Andrew Ashbrook Freed, Dylan Grunn, Julia Best Warner | Written and Directed by Samuel Krebs Let’s not mess around, The Whooper Returns is a terrible title for a film that takes the familiar tropes of haunted house stories and turns them on […]

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07th Jun2021

HORRHIFFIC 2021: ‘VHS Forever? Once Upon a Time in Camden’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Written and Directed by Mark Williams There has been an explosion in recent years of documentaries taking a look back at VHS, mainly from an American perspective (and often focussing more on the current rarity of said tapes rather than the nostalgia factor) with films like Rewind This! and Adjust Your Tracking. However here in […]

04th Jun2021

Romford’s first Horror Film Festival to take place this weekend!

by Phil Wheat

Premiere Cinemas Romford, creators of the annual Romford Film Festival take on a scarier feat this weekend (5th – 6th June) as they bring together over 60 scary independent movies to the heart of Romford from across the globe – to ensure cinema goers are buried by a cacophony of shocking thrillers and spine- chilling […]

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