romantic horror

Mary Shelley – USA/UK/Luxembourg, 2017

Mary Shelley is a 2017 American/British/Luxembourg romantic drama film that references the science fiction and horror genres, directed by Haifaa al-Mansour from a screenplay by Emma Jensen. The film stars Elle Fanning, Maisie Williams, Douglas Booth, Bel Powley, and Ben Hardy. Explores writer Mary Shelley’s first love and romantic… Read More ›

4D Man – USA, 1959

‘He walks through walls of solid steel and stone!’ 4D Man – aka The Evil Force (UK); Master of Terror (US reissue) – is a 1959 American science fiction film directed by Irvin S. Yeaworth Jr. (Dinosaurus!; The Blob, 1958) from a screenplay by Theodore Simonson and Cy Chermak. It was… Read More ›

Serpent – South Africa, 2017

‘Don’t move’ Serpent is a 2017 South African psychological thriller film written and directed by Amanda Evans. It stars Sarah Dumont, Tom Ainsley and Skye Russell. A seemingly romantic escape into nature turns into the ultimate moment of reckoning when a husband… Read More ›

Vampire Academy – USA, 2014

‘They suck at school’ Vampire Academy – aka Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters – is a 2014 American action horror film based on the 2007 best-selling novel of the same name by Richelle Mead, directed by Mark Waters and scripted by Daniel Waters. It stars Zoey Deutch, Danila Kozlovsky, Lucy Fry, Gabriel Byrne (Stigmata; Gothic; The… Read More ›

Alleluia – Belgium, 2014

    Alleluia is a 2014 Belgian-French psychological thriller directed by Fabrice Du Welz (Calvaire; Vinyan) from a screenplay co-written with Vincent Tavier. It stars Laurent Lucas, Lola Duenas and Helena Noguerra. Plot: Retells the classic “lonely hearts” case of Raymond Fernandez… Read More ›