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  • Vampire Clay (Japan, 2017) – updated with reviews

    Vampire Clay – original title: Chi o sû nendo – is a 2017 Japanese horror film written and directed by Sôichi Umezawa. It stars Ena Fujita, Asuka Kurosawa and Yuyu Makihara. A plasticine demon devours the denizens of a rural art school… Reviews: “Effects… Read More ›

  • Anna and the Apocalypse (UK, 2017) – updated with teaser trailer

    Anna and the Apocalypse is a 2017 British comedy horror film directed by John McPhail from a screenplay by Ryan McHenry and Alan McDonald. The Blazing Griffin production stars Ella Hunt, Malcolm Cumming and Sarah Swire. When the zombie apocalypse… Read More ›

  • Applecart (USA, 2017) – updated

    ‘Look deeper’ Applecart is a 2017 American horror film directed by Brad Baruh (producer of John Dies at the End) based on a screenplay co-written with Irving Walker. It stars Brea Grant, Daniel Roebuck and Barbara Crampton. After James Pollack’s terminal… Read More ›

  • Gerald’s Game (2017) – updated with first reviews

    ‘Some games you play. Some you survive.’ Gerald’s Game is a 2017 American horror film directed by Mike Flanagan (Ouija:Origin of Evil; Hush; Before I Wake; Oculus; Absentia) from a screenplay co-written with Jeff Howard. The movie is an adaptation of Stephen King’s… Read More ›

  • Demons of the Mind (UK, 1972) – updated

    Demons of the Mind is a 1972 British horror film, directed by Peter Sykes (Venom; The House in Nightmare Park; To the Devil a Daughter) from a screenplay by Christopher Wicking (Scream and Scream Again), based on a story by Frank Godwin. It… Read More ›

  • Devil’s Nightmare (Belgium-Italy, 1971) – updated

    Devil’s Nightmare – aka The Devil’s Nightmare – is a 1971 Belgian-Italian horror film released in Belgium under the title La plus longue nuit du diable and in Italy as La terrificante notte del demonio. The film was directed by Jean Brismée from a script by… Read More ›

  • The Devil’s Rain (USA, 1975) – updated with Blu-ray and DVD news

    ‘The ULTIMATE in Satanic possession!’ The Devil’s Rain is a 1975 American supernatural horror film directed by Robert Fuest (The Abominable Dr. Phibes; Dr. Phibes Rises Again; And Soon the Darkness) from a screenplay by Gabe Essoe, James Ashton and associate producer Gerald Hopman (Evilspeak)…. Read More ›

  • Ghosted – TV series

    ‘Be afraid. Be kind of afraid.’ Ghosted is a 2017 American paranormal comedy TV series starring Craig Robinson and Adam Scott as two polar opposites recruited to investigate paranormal activity in Los Angeles. Created by Tom Gormican and Kevin Etten, the pilot show is… Read More ›

  • Twisted Visions: Interviews with Cult Horror Filmmakers – book

    Twisted Visions: Interviews with Cult Horror Filmmakers is a 2017 book by Matthew Edwards, published by McFarland. Horror and exploitation films have played a pioneering role in both American and world cinema, with a number of controversial and surreal movies… Read More ›

  • Beyond the Seventh Door (Canada, 1987)

    Beyond the Seventh Door is a 1987 Canadian horror film written and directed by Croatian-born B.D. Benedikt. It stars Yugoslavian-born actor Lazar Rockwood (Witchblade) and Bonnie Beck (Friday the 13th: The Series; Don’t Turn Out the Light; City in Panic). Boris (Lazar… Read More ›

  • The Sandman (USA, 2017)

    ‘Don’t fall asleep’ The Sandman is a 2017 supernatural American horror film written, co-produced and directed by Peter Sullivan (Ominous; High School Possession; Summoned). The Hybrid production stars Haylie Duff, Tobin Bell and Shaun Sipos. Synaptic VFX (The Last Witch Hunter; Restoration; Sleepy Hollow… Read More ›

  • Nightmare Cinema (USA, 2017)

    Nightmare Cinema is a 2017 American horror anthology film directed by Alejandro Brugués, Joe Dante, Mick Garris, Ryûhei Kitamura and David Slade. It stars Mickey Rourke, Richard Chamberlain and Maurice Benard. Nightmare Cinema focuses on a series of down-on-their-luck individuals who enter… Read More ›

  • A Night of Horror: Volume 1 (Australia, 2015)

    A Night of Horror: Volume 1 is a 2015 Australian horror film anthology film comprised of eight shorts that premiered at Sydney’s A Night of Horror International Film Festival, plus a wraparound segment. The directors are: Enzo Tedeschi, Bossi Baker,… Read More ›

  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer (Ireland-UK, 2017)

    The Killing of a Sacred Deer is a 2017 Irish-British psychological horror-thriller film directed by Yorgos Lanthimos (The Lobster; Dogtooth), from a screenplay co-written with Efthymis Filippou. It stars Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman and Barry Keoghan. Steven Murphy (Colin Farrell), a charismatic surgeon, is… Read More ›