religious horror

The Bad Nun – UK, 2018

‘Time to repent’ The Bad Nun – formerly The Watcher – is a 2018 British horror film written and directed by Scott Jeffrey (writer of The House on Elm Lake; Unhinged; Fox Trap; et al). The Proportion Productions movie stars Becca Hirani, Lucy… Read More ›

The Possessed – USA, 1977

The Possessed is a 1977 American made-for-TV supernatural horror film directed by Jerry Thorpe from a screenplay by John Sacret Young, and starring James Farentino, Joan Hackett, Diana Scarwid, and Harrison Ford. Kevin Leahy, an alcoholic Catholic priest who has strayed from his faith, crashes his car and is pronounced dead… Read More ›

The Devil’s Doorway – UK, 2018: updated with trailer and new poster

In October 1960, Father Thomas Riley and Father John Thornton are sent by the Vatican to investigate a statue of the Virgin Mary weeping blood in a rural Irish convent, a ‘Magdalene laundry’ that serves as a religious asylum for prostitutes, the mentally disabled, and unmarried pregnant women. In hopes of capturing photographic evidence of this apparent miracle, Father Thornton films their inquiry with a portable 16mm camera.

Headhunter – USA/South Africa, 1988

‘Keeping your head under stressful conditions can be difficult.’ Headhunter – aka Head Hunter – is a 1988 American/South African supernatural horror movie directed by Francis Schaeffer (Wired to Kill) from a screenplay by Len Spinelli. The movie stars Kay Lenz, Wayne Crawford, Steve Kanaly and June… Read More ›

The Incantation – USA, 2018

The Incantation is a 2018 American paranormal horror film written and directed by Jude S. Walko (producer of SiREN), making his feature debut. The Blue Falcon Productions movie stars Dean Cain, Sam Valentine and Dylan Kellogg. The film is currently on the festival… Read More ›

The Song of Solomon – USA, 2017

The Song of Solomon aka American Guinea Pig:The Song of Solomon – is a 2017 American horror film written, produced and directed by Stephen Biro (A Serbian Documentary; American Guinea Pig: Bouquet of Guts and Gore). The Unearthed Films production stars Jessica Cameron, Scott Gabbey, David… Read More ›

Voodoo – USA, 1995

‘Life is full of sacrifices.’ Voodoo is a 1995 American horror film directed by Rene Eram (Final Vendetta) from a screenplay by Brian DiMuccio and Dino Vindeni (Little Witches). It stars Corey Feldman, Jack Nance, Joel J. Edwards and Joel J. Edwards. Unable to live apart… Read More ›