20th Mar2024

‘Escape’ VOD Review

by Jim Morazzini

Stars: Ksenia Islamova, Sarah Alexandra Marks, Sean Cronin, Louis James, Sophie Rankin | Written and Directed by Howard J. Ford Escape opens with a massive burst of adrenaline. A woman running for her life across a desert landscape trips and impales herself on a sun-bleached piece of wood. Her pursuer leaves her for dead because, […]

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27th Feb2024

‘DarkGame’ VOD Review

by Jim Morazzini

Stars: Andrew P Stephen, Ed Westwick, Lola Wayne, Rory Alexander, Rick Yale, Natalya Tsvetkova | Written by Gary Grant, Niall Johnson | Directed by Howard J. Ford DarkGame, the latest thriller about dark doings on the Dark Web, opens with the masked figure known as The Presenter (Andrew P Stephen; Silo, Block) overseeing the murder […]

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17th Feb2023

Howard J. Ford returns with brutal kidnap thriller ‘Escape’

by Phil Wheat

Howard J. Ford, one of the UK’s most creative genre filmmakers, marks his 10th career movie with brutal kidnap thriller Escape, which will be launched by GFM Film Sales at the forthcoming EFM in Berlin. The film stars Sarah Alexandra Marks, Sophie Rankin, Sean Cronin, Angela Dixon, Louis James & Glenn Salvage. Co-produced by Tamara […]

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11th Mar2022

Frightfest Glasgow 2022: ‘The Ledge’ Video Review

by Kevin Haldon

In his latest video review, Kevin sits down to discuss the new Howard J. Ford flick The Ledge, a scintillating thriller set on a cliff face that pushes its female lead to the extreme – which screens this weekend as part of Frightfest Glasgow 2022. A rock climbing adventure between two friends turns into a […]

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28th Apr2021

Interview: Howard J. Ford on horror ‘The Lockdown Hauntings’

by Phil Wheat

Ahead of the UK digital release of his latest film The Lockdown Hauntings on May 3rd, director & writer Howard J Ford talks about being a one-man crew, casting Tony Todd, his do-it-yourself SFX kit and losing his uncle to the pandemic. You shot THE LOCKDOWN HUNTINGS during the UK’s first lockdown. Was the COVID-19 […]

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14th Aug2020

Trailer & Poster for Howard J Ford’s ‘The Lockdown Hauntings’

by Phil Wheat

Howard J Ford’s latest feature film is The Lockdown Hauntings, a supernatural serial killer movie. The award-winning director behind The Dead, The Dead 2 India, and Never Let Go, revealed that plans are underway to release the film, which was shot entirely in lockdown without a crew, exactly one year after the UK lockdown was […]

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21st Sep2017

‘Never Let Go’ Review

by Kevin Haldon

Stars: Angela Dixon, Nigel Whitmey, Lisa Eichhorn, Velibor Topic, Heather Peace, Rami Nasr, Sarah Perles, Samantha Bolter, Michael Xavier, Glenn Salvage, Sanita Simms, Darcie Lincoln | Written and Directed by Howard J. Ford How best to describe Never Let Go? How about a movie that feels like Paul Greengrass directed Taken, with a kick-ass leading […]

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03rd Feb2015

First trailer for Howard J. Ford’s ‘Never Let Go’

by Phil Wheat

As promised back in early December when we broke news on the film entering post-production, the first trailer for Howard J Ford’s (Director/Producer Co-Writer of The Dead 1 & 2) latest film, the child abduction thriller Never Let Go, has landed – just in time for the Berlin Film Festival! Shot in Morocco, Spain and […]

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04th Dec2014

Child abduction thriller ‘Never Let Go’ enters post-prod.

by Phil Wheat

Acclaimed director Howard J Ford’s latest feature Never Let Go has entered post production. Shot under wraps in Morocco, Spain US and the UK, the action thriller follows the harrowing journey of Lisa, a single mother (played by Angela Dixon) whose daughter is abducted whilst on holiday. In a desperate race against time Lisa will […]

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