14th Jul2023

‘The Lair’ Blu-ray Review

by Matthew Turner

Stars: Charlotte Kirk, Jamie Bamber, Jonathan Howard, Hadi Khanjanpour, Tanji Kibong, Leon Ockenden, Troy Alexander | Written and Directed by Neil Marshall Director Neil Marshall returns with a soldiers-vs-monsters thriller that harks back to his 2002 debut Dog Soldiers. Unfortunately, it’s something of a mixed bag – there are some entertainingly gloopy gore moments and […]

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14th Jun2023

Neil Marshall’s terrifying ‘The Lair’ gets a UK release date!

by Phil Wheat

Director Neil Marshall (Dog Soldiers, The Descent) returns with The Lair, a lean, mean creature feature which, according to the director, is inspired by the ‘classic genre movies like Alien, Predator and The Thing’. When Lieutenant Kate Sinclair (Charlotte Kirk – The Reckoning, Ocean’s Eight) is shot down over Afghanistan, Sergeant Tom Hook (Jonathan Howard […]

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29th Aug2022

Frightfest 2022: ‘The Lair’ Review

by Matthew Turner

Stars: Charlotte Kirk, Jamie Bamber, Jonathan Howard, Hadi Khanjanpour, Tanji Kibong, Leon Ockenden, Troy Alexander | Written and Directed by Neil Marshall Director Neil Marshall returns with a soldiers-vs-monsters thriller that harks back to his 2002 debut Dog Soldiers. Unfortunately, it’s something of a mixed bag – there are some entertainingly gloopy gore moments and […]

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23rd Dec2020

‘Skylines’ VOD Review

by Paul Metcalf

Stars: Lindsey Morgan, Rhona Mitra, Alexander Siddig, James Cosmo, Daniel Bernhardt, Jonathan Howard, Yayan Ruhian, Ieva Andrejevaite, Samantha Jean, Giedre Mockeliunaite, Jeremy Fitzgerald | Written by Liam O’Donnell, Matthew E. Chausse | Directed by Liam O’Donnell When I started watching Skylines, I’ll admit the first thing that surprised me was that this is in fact […]

17th Dec2020

Watch Now: Exclusive ‘Skylines’ Zoom Q&A

by Kevin Haldon

Enjoy this replay of Nerdly.co.uk’s exclusive Skylines online zoom Q&A moderated by me, Kev. I also just want to say a huge thank you to Naomi (she knows who she is) for helping me in getting this sorted, trusting in the concept and my ability to get it done… Taking part are director Liam O’Donnell, […]

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26th Oct2020

Frightfest 2020: ‘Skylin3s’ Review

by Kevin Haldon

Stars: Lindsey Morgan, Rhona Mitra, Alexander Siddig, James Cosmo, Daniel Bernhardt, Jonathan Howard, Yayan Ruhian, Ieva Andrejevaite, Samantha Jean, Giedre Mockeliunaite, Jeremy Fitzgerald | Written by Liam O’Donnell, Matthew E. Chausse | Directed by Liam O’Donnell I had initially started this review with a brief history of the place in my heart that I have […]

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31st Aug2015

Frightfest 2015: ‘Night Fare’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Fanny Valette, Jonathan Howard, Jonathan Demurger, Jess Liaudin | Written by Cyril Ferment, Julien Seri, Pascal Sid | Directed by Julien Seri I love it when a movie subverts your expectations… Following the traditional slasher movie framework, Night Fare sees two best friends, Luc and Chris, reunited after a year. A year they’ve spent […]