05th Apr2021

‘An Imperfect Murder’ DVD Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Sienna Miller, Nick Matthews, Charles Grodin, Alec Baldwin, Colleen Camp, John Buffalo Mailer, Steven Prescod | Written and Directed by James Toback “This is not a dream.” Running at 71 minutes, semi-disgraced writer-director, James Toback, has managed to add new meanings to the term, “pretentious,”, with his latest (and hopefully last) film, An Imperfect […]

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17th Mar2021

‘The Parish’ Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Angela DiMarco, Sanae Loutsis, Ray Tagavilla, Bill Oberst Jr., Sara Coates, Gin Hammond, Amber Wolfe, Ryan Sanders, Lucas Oktay, Jonathan Holbrook | Written by Todd Downing | Directed by David S. Hogan “Does it always rain here?” In horror films when families move into a new house or a new town, they always seem […]

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25th Feb2021

‘Hellraiser: Judgment’ Blu-ray Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Damon Carney, Randy Wayne, Alexandra Harris, Paul T. Taylor | Written and Directed by Gary J. Tunnicliffe “We have such sights to show you.” From Lionsgate UK, Hellraiser: Judgment – the tenth and latest of the series – is the second of two Hellraiser films to have new releases in the UK, both digitally […]

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25th Feb2021

‘Hellraiser: Revelations’ Blu-ray Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Steven Brand, Nick Eversman, Stephan Smith Collins, Jay Gillespie, Devon Sorvari, Tracey Fairaway, Jolene Andersen | Written by Gary J. Tunnicliffe | Directed by Victor Garcia “You summoned us, we came.” From Lionsgate UK, Hellraiser: Revelations – the ninth of the series – sees itself with disc and digital releases for the first time […]

15th Feb2021

‘Max Winslow and the House of Secrets’ VOD Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Chad Michael Murray, Sydne Mikelle, Tanner Buchanan, Jason Genao, Emery Kelly, Jade Chynoweth, Tyler Christopher, Anton Starkman, Chuck Meré, Juli Tapken, Candice Michele Barley | Written by Jeff Wild | Directed by Sean Olson “As soon as we get to this place, we’re enemies.” Imagine a family film with vague likenesses to both ​Willy […]

19th Nov2020

‘Skyfire’ Blu-ray Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Xueqi Wang, Hannah Quinlivan, Shawn Dou, Jason Isaacs, An Bai, Lingchen Ji, Liang Shi | Written by Wei Bu, Sidney King | Directed by Simon West “Don’t worry. I am quite hard to kill.” Simon West – the visionary director behind one of the greatest films of all-time: Con Air – is back with […]

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21st Jul2020

‘What Goes Around’ Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Catherine Morvell, Jesse Boum, Gabrielle Pearson, Charles Jazz Terrier, Taylor Pearce, Aly Zhang, Maximillian Johnson, Ace Whitman, Erina Yamada, Tim K Williams | Written and Directed by Sam Hamilton “I like filmmaking. Mostly amateur stuff…” What Goes Around certainly comes around in this terrific slasher throwback and snuff film extravaganza! Erin (Catherine Morvell) is […]

25th May2020

‘A Clear Shot’ Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Mario Van Peebles, Michael Balin, Tony Dew, Kevin Bach, Hao Do, Dang Tran, Mandela Van Peebles, Jessica Meza, Marshal Hilton, David Fernandez Jr., Lance Woods, Sandra Gutierrez, Jeanne Carr, Diana Acevedo, Alex Felix | Written and Directed by Nick Leisure “I’m not the manager and I don’t get paid enough for this sh*t!” Intercutting its […]

06th May2020

‘Girls Just Wanna Have Blood’ Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Amanda Renee, Destyne Marshai, Penny Praline, Gigi Gustin, Bettina Skye, Craig Kelly, Kirk Ponton, David M. Sitbon | Written and Directed by Anthony Catanese “The only positive thing about you is your HIV status.” As one would naturally expect, Girls Just Wanna Have Blood opens with a deadly bite of sickly sleaze, but is […]

23rd Apr2020

‘A Nun’s Curse’ Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Felissa Rose, Damian Maffei, Gunner Willis, Kristi Ray, Jason Vail, Erika Edwards | Written and Directed by Tommy Faircloth “Prisoners begged for mercy…they got nun.” In horror cinema, groups of young adults always seem to find themselves entering spooky or abandoned locations… Will they ever learn? Opening in a palette of creepy-cool midnight blue, […]

25th Mar2020

‘Trick’ VOD Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Thom Niemann, Omar Epps, Ellen Adair, Jamie Kennedy, Tom Atkins, Vanessa Aspillaga, Alex Breaux, Kristina Reyes, Todd Farmer, Sasha Diamond, Hilary Greer, Gary J. Tunnicliffe | Written by Todd Farmer, Patrick Lussier | Directed by Patrick Lussier “How is he still alive?” Benton, NY. October 31st 2015. Spin the bottle? No, spin the knife. High school students […]

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17th Feb2020

‘Red Handed’ Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Michael Biehn, Michael Madsen, Kenzie Dalton, Ryan Carnes, Rick Salomon, Owen Burke, Christian Madsen, Clement von Franckenstein, Beth Miller, Hunter Daily, Caroline Vreeland, Jeb Berrier, Jay Seals, Thyme Lewis, Sage Mayer | Written and Directed by Frank Peluso A family trip down to the river they said. It will be peaceful and provide closure […]

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23rd Oct2019

‘Once Upon a Time in Deadwood’ Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Robert Bronzi, Karin Brauns, Michael Paré, Lauren Compton, J.D. Angstadt, Woody Clendenen, Justin Hawkins, Tony Jackson, Ronnie D. Lee, Chris Matteis, George J. Merino | Written by Rene Perez, Jeff Miller | Directed by Rene Perez The Face of Death is back…sort of. Robert Bronzi, the direct-to-video delight who looks just like Charles Bronson, is back […]

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30th Aug2019

‘Killers Anonymous’ Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Tommy Flanagan, Rhyon Nicole Brown, MyAnna Buring, Michael Socha, Tim McInnerny, Gary Oldman, Jessica Alba, Elliot James Langridge, Suki Waterhouse, Sam Hazeldine, Elizabeth Morris, Isabelle Allen, Sally Collett, Sadie Frost, Takako Akashi | Written by Seth Johnson, Elizabeth Morris, Martin Owen | Directed by Martin Owen Since winning an Oscar for his portrayal of […]

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21st Aug2019

‘States’ Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Jeremy O. Harris, Alex Essoe, Jasmin Kaset, Makenzie Green, D.C. Paul | Written and Directed by Zach Gayne States w​ill make you contemplate whether ‘normal’ people go on road trips… Written and directed by Zach Gayne, ​States ​is the documentary-feel narrative feature on the crazies of the road, establishing a surreal balance of curiosity […]

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08th Aug2019

‘Maniac Farmer’ VOD Review

by Dom Hastings

Stars: Jake Roark, Jeremy Snead, Alexander Davis, Tyler Caldwell, Hannah Davis, Tyler Ward, Jake Mosley, Matt McNew, Cody Gay, Deanna Karr, Opal Williams | Written and Directed by Matthew Williams God damn, those redneck farmers… Written and directed by Matthew Williams, the world of low-budget horror has a new addition: Maniac Farmer. A film mixing the crazy with the crazier […]

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