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Next of Kin – Australia, 1982

‘There’s no place like home, bloody home.’ Next of Kin is a 1982 Australian horror feature film directed by New Zealander Tony Williams from a screenplay co-written with Michael Heath. The movie stars Jacki Kerin, John Jarratt, and Alex Scott. The synthesizer soundtrack… Read More ›

Weevil – Australia, 2018

‘How loud can you scream when all life has been sucked out?’ Weevil is a 2018 Australian horror feature film written and directed by Mark Lipkin. The Lipkin Films production stars Joshua Charles Dawe, Sheridan Morris-Flynn and Alex Given. Black Mountain National Park in… Read More ›

Pimped – Australia, 2018

‘One killer night’ Pimped is a 2018 Australian psychological thriller horror feature film directed by David Barker from a screenplay co-written by Lou Mentor. The Playground Films production stars Ella Scott Lynch, Benedict Samuel, Heather Mitchell, Lewis Fitz-Gerald and Robin Goldsworthy. Sarah Montrose meets… Read More ›

Seance – Australia, 2011

‘Somebody wants to talk to you’ Seance – aka 666: Seance Hour – is a 2011 Australian supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Nathan Hill. The movie stars Daniel Rankin, Bronwyn Murphy, Piers Cunningham, Stephanie Wakefield, Lara Welsh and James Lawson. After William Trigger’s fiancé dies in a… Read More ›

Derelict – Australia, 2017

‘Some things are meant to stay secret’ Derelict is a 2017 Australian horror feature film directed by Cristian Broadhurst and James Broadhurst from a screenplay by Cristian Broadhurst. The movie stars Craig Van Waardenburg, Justin Burford, James Broadhurst, Amy Celisano,… Read More ›

Blood Vessel – Australia, 2018

Blood Vessel is a 2018 Australian horror feature film directed by Justin Dix from a screenplay co-written with Jordan Prosser. The Wicked of Oz Studios production stars Nathan Phillips, Christopher Kirby and John Lloyd Fillingham. Somewhere in the North Atlantic, late 1945. A lift… Read More ›

Tabernacle 101 – Australia, 2018

‘The nightmare has just begun’ Tabernacle 101 is a 2018 Australian supernatural horror film written and directed by Colm O’Murchu. The International Film Base production stars David Hov, Mikaela Franco, Elly Hiraani Clapin Two atheists run a video blog that debunks supposed psychics, mediums… Read More ›

Slaughtered – Australia, 2008

‘Everyone’s getting slaughtered in the pub tonight!’ Slaughtered – original title: Schooner of Blood – is a 2008 Australian slasher horror film written, produced and directed by Kate Glover (co-producer of I Am Not a Serial Killer; 47 Meters Down). It… Read More ›

Undead – Australia, 2003

‘Crazy has come to town for a visit’ Undead is a 2003 Australian science fiction horror comedy film written and directed by Michael and Peter Spierig (Winchester: The House That Ghosts Built; Jigsaw; Daybreakers); it stars Felicity Mason, Mungo McKay and Rob Jenkins. After losing her family farm to… Read More ›

No. 46 – Australia, 2016

‘Dead isn’t always buried’ No. 46 is a 2016 Australian supernatural horror film written and directed by Ariana Kenny. The WACS Productions film stars Deborah Joyce, Gerard Holland and Sarah Ann Wiles. Elise is a young, fearful woman who moves in with her… Read More ›

3rd Night – Australia, 2017

‘Terror will come home’ 3rd Night is a 2017 Australian horror film written and directed by Adam Graveley. It stars Jesse McGinn, Robert Hartburn and Bruce Denny. A young couple decides to move to an Australian orchard surrounded by natural bushland to escape… Read More ›

The School – Australia, 2018

‘Face your fears… or they’ll come to life.’ The School is a 2018 Australian supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Storm Ashwood, making his feature debut. It stars Nicholas Hope, Megan Drury and Texas Watterston. When a doctor looking for… Read More ›

Hounds of Love – Australia, 2016

Hounds of Love is a 2016 Australian psychological horror drama film written and directed by Ben Young (Extinction, 2018). It stars Emma Booth, Ashleigh Cummings and Stephen Curry. In suburban late-1980s Perth, people are unaware that women are disappearing at the hands of… Read More ›

Better Watch Out – Australia, 2016

‘Christmas gets ugly’ Better Watch Out – aka Safe Neighborhood – is a 2016 Australian black comedy horror thriller directed by Chris Peckover from a screenplay co-written with Zack Kahn. It stars Virginia Madsen, Olivia DeJonge and Patrick Warburton. On a quiet suburban street,… Read More ›

Living Space – Australia, 2018

‘His house, your nightmare!’ Living Space is a 2018 Australian psychological horror film written and directed by Steven Spiel. The Tru Dot Films production stars Georgia Chara, Andy McPhee and Emma Leonard. College sweethearts Brad (Leigh Scully) and Ashleigh (Georgia Chara) venture into… Read More ›

Ravenswood – Australia, 2017

‘Monsters don’t hide under the bed… they live inside you.’ Ravenswood is a 2017 Australian supernatural horror feature film edited and directed by Jon Cohen from a screenplay co-written with Darren K. Hawkins (Occultum Mala; The Lonely Road; Outside Your Window)…. Read More ›

Cage Dive – Australia, 2017

‘Don’t get caught on the outside’ Cage Dive is a 2017 Australian found footage horror thriller written and directed by Gerald Rascionato based on a storyline co-written with Stephen Lister. It stars Megan Peta Hill, Joel Hogan, Josh Potthoff, Pete Valley and Tara Wraith. Three friends filming an… Read More ›

Tarnation – Australia, 2017

Tarnation is a 2017 Australian “demon-unicorn-cabin-in-the-woods-twisted-fairy-tale-monster-horror-adventure” feature film written, edited and directed by Daniel Armstrong (Sheborg Massacre; Murderdrome). It stars Daisy Masterman, Emma Louise Wilson and Danae Swinburne. When Oscar’s dreams of becoming a rock star are brutally crushed her boyfriend leaves (taking… Read More ›

Primal – Australia, 2010

‘It’s kill… or be killed’ Primal is a 2010 Australian horror feature film written, edited and directed by Josh Reed, based on a story co-written with co-producer Nigel Christensen.The movie stars Zoe Tuckwell-Smith, Krew Boylan, Lindsay Farris, Rebekah Foord, Damien Freeleagus, Wil Traval…. Read More ›

StalkHer – Australia, 2015

‘He chased her until she caught him’ StalkHer is a 2015 Australian dark comedy psychological thriller film directed by John Jarratt (Wolf Creek) and Kaarin Fairfax (who both star) from a screenplay by Kristijana Maric. It also stars Alan Finney, Robert Coleby, Charlie Jarratt, Mykel Nikiforides, Aash Aaron, Craig… Read More ›

Backtrack – Australia, 2015

‘Nothing haunts us like the past’ Backtrack is a 2015 Australian mystery horror thriller film written, co-produced, and directed by actor Michael Petroni (also screenwriter of Possession [2008]; The Rite). The film, which had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film… Read More ›