High-Rise (2015 film)

High-Rise is a 2015 British science-fiction thriller film directed by Ben Wheatley (Kill List; Sightseers; A Field in England; The ABCs of Death: ‘U is for Unearthed’) based on the 1975 novel of the same name by J.G. Ballard (Crash). It was produced by… Read More ›

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    ‘Fire Burns… Lava Bites’ Lavalantula is a 2015 sci-fi horror film directed by Mike Mendez (The Convent; The Gravedancers; Big Ass Spider!; Tales of Halloween) from a screenplay by Neil Elman (The Sea Beast; Mongolian Death Worm; I Spit on Your Grave 2),… Read More ›

  • Noble Johnson – actor [updated]

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    Noble Johnson (April 18, 1881 – January 9, 1978) was an African-American actor and film producer. He was one of the first black actors in Hollywood to achieve any meaningful level of fame and successfully navigated the transition from silent movies to talkies. Born in… Read More ›

  • The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1984) [updated]


    ‘So you think you’re lucky to be alive’ The Hills Have Eyes Part II is the sequel to seminal 1977 film, The Hills Have Eyes. Both films were written and directed by Wes Craven (The Last House on the Left; Scream). Continuing the story of… Read More ›

  • Burn, Witch, Burn! Witchfinders on the Screen – article by David Flint [updated]


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  • The Monster Squad [updated]


    ‘Call them for a monster-ous good time.’ The Monster Squad is a 1987 American comedy horror film written by Shane Black and Fred Dekker and directed by Fred Dekker (who also wrote/directed Night of the Creeps). It was released by Tri-Star… Read More ›

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    ‘Alive… without a body… fed by an unspeakable horror from hell!’ The Brain That Wouldn’t Die, also known as The Head That Wouldn’t Die, is a 1959 science-fiction/horror film directed by Joseph Green from a screenplay co-written with producer Rex Carlton (Unearthly Stranger; The Devil’s… Read More ›

  • Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1971) [updated]


    Dracula vs. Frankenstein is a 1971 American horror film directed by Al Adamson. This was Lon Chaney Jr.’s final horror film role and J. Carroll Naish’s last film. Chaney filmed his part in mid-1969 when the film was titled Blood Seekers; Naish filmed additional footage in 1970 when Dracula… Read More ›

  • Mark of the Devil

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    Mark of the Devil – German: Hexen bis aufs Blut gequält, translation: “Witches Tortured to Death” – is a 1969 West German horror film released in 1970. It is most remembered for US marketing slogans devised by Hallmark Releasing Corp. (Don’t Look in the Basement) that included “Positively… Read More ›

  • Gamera (2015)


    Gamera (ガメラ) is an upcoming Japanese kaiju monster film directed by Katsuhito Ishii and produced by Kadokawa Pictures. It will apparently be a reboot to the Gamera series as part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the franchise. As reported on Wikizilla, on October 8,… Read More ›

  • Deep Dark


    ‘Love can be a little scary’ Deep Dark is a 2015 indie fantasy horror film written and directed by Michael Medaglia on a budget of just $20,000. The film is due for release soon by Uncork’d Entertainment. Cast: Don Alder, Mary McDonald-Lewis, Erin… Read More ›

  • The Hallow


    ‘Nature has a dark side’ The Hallow – originally titled The Woods – is a 2015 horror film directed by Corin Hardy from a screenplay co-written with Felipe Marino. A British-Irish co-production filmed in Ireland, it premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on 25 January… Read More ›

  • Twice-Told Tales


    ‘A trio of terror!’ Twice-Told Tales – also released as Twice Told Tales and Nights of Terror – is a 1963 American supernatural horror film directed by Sidney Salkow (The Last Man on Earth) from a screenplay by producer Robert E. Kent (Dick… Read More ›

  • Krampus: The Reckoning

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    ‘He knows you’ve been naughty’ Krampus: The Reckoning is a 2015 American supernatural horror film directed by Robert Conway (Exit to Hell; The Encounter; Breakdown Lane) from a screenplay co-written with Owen Conway. The film is released by Uncork’d Entertainment on… Read More ›

  • Chill: The Killing Games


    Chill: The Killing Games is a 2013 American slasher horror film co-produced and co-directed by Noelle Bye, Meredith Holland from a screenplay co-written with Roger Conners (who also stars). Principal shooting began in 2011 – with the tentative title Chill – and the… Read More ›


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