02nd Dec2022

‘Violent Night’ Review

by Matthew Turner

Stars: David Harbour, John Leguizamo, Beverly D’Angelo, Alex Hassell, Alexis Louder, Trudy Lightstone, Edi Patterson, Cam Gigandet, Brendan Fletcher, Mike Dopud | Written by Pat Casey, Josh Miller | Directed by Tommy Wirkola What do you get if you cross Die Hard, Bad Santa, Home Alone and Santa Claus: The Movie? The answer is Violent […]

31st Jul2017

New trailer & poster for Netflix’s ‘What Happened to Monday’

by Phil Wheat

What Happened to Monday is the latest Netflix original film, which premieres on the service on August 18th. Starring Noomi Rapace, Glenn Close and Willem Dafoe, this sci-fi tale comes from director Tommy Wirkola, the genius behind Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters and the Dead Snow movies; and writers Max Botkin (Robosapien) and Kerry Williamson (Alex […]

27th Oct2014

Celluloid Screams 2014: ‘Dead Snow 2’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Stig Frode Henriksen, Martin Starr, Vegar Hoel, Orjan Gamst, Amrita Acharia, Jocelyn DeBoer, Ingrid Haas, Derek Mears, Kristoffer Joner, Christian Rubeck, Charlotte Frogner | Written by Stig Frode Henriksen, Tommy Wirkola, Vegar Hoel | Directed by Tommy Wirkola Over the years there has been a boom in Norwegian horror with films like Dark Woods, […]

22nd Dec2013

Cool first poster for ‘Dead Snow 2’

by Phil Wheat

Tommy Wirkola writer/director of Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunter returns to the film franchise that brought him to mainstream consciousness, Dead Snow, with a sequel entitled Dead Snow: Red vs. Dead, which is set to debut at January’s Sundance Film Festival; and n anticipation of the films premiere, the first poster for the movie has […]

28th Feb2013

‘Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters’ Review

by Ian Loring

Stars: Jeremy Renner, Gemma Arterton, Peter Stormare, Famke Janssen, Pihla Viitala, Derek Mears | Written and Directed by Tommy Wirkola Two of the prevailing winds in the projects being greenlit by Hollywood lately have been the re-imagining of classic children’s stories and the anachronistic mash-up film. After the success of Disney’s poop-fest Alice In Wonderland […]