cult

Taken Over – USA, 2017

Two young homicide detectives are searching for clues to a series of very unique murders that appear to be connected to a satanic cult… ‘There are some things you just can’t run from…’ Taken Over is a 2017 American supernatural… Read More ›

One of Us – USA, 2017

‘She wanted in to uncover the truth. Now she’s dying to get out.’ One of Us is a 2017 American horror mystery thriller film directed by Blake Reigle (Beneath the Surface) from a screenplay by Andrea Ajemian and Blaine Chiappetta. It stars Christa… Read More ›

Transhuman – UK, 2017

Transhuman is a 2017 British science fiction horror film written and directed by Nicholas Winter. It stars Marc Bannerman, Steven Berkoff and Toyah Frantzen. A young journalist delves into the underbelly of a transhumanist cult and discovers that it spans generations leading back… Read More ›

Jackals – USA, 2016

‘Family first’ Jackals is a 2016 American home invasion horror film directed by Kevin Greutert (Saw VI; Saw: The Final Chapter) from a screenplay by Jared Rivet. The Tommy Alastra Productions film stars Deborah Kara Unger, Ben Sullivan and Chelsea Ricketts. Set in the… Read More ›

Fear No Evil – USA, 1969

‘How can you fight an abstraction? What defense can you use against the infinite?’ Fear No Evil is a 1969 American made-for-television film directed by Paul Wendkos (From the Dead of Night; Good Against Evil; The Mephisto Waltz) from a screenplay by Richard… Read More ›

The Endless – USA, 2017

‘Never go back’ The Endless is a 2017 science fiction mystery horror film directed by Aaron Moorhead and Justin Benson, based on a screenplay by the latter. It stars Callie Hernandez, Tate Ellington and Emily Montague. Two brothers return to the cult they… Read More ›

The Veil – USA, 2016

The Veil is a 2016 American supernatural horror film directed by Phil Joanou (Amazing Stories) from a screenplay by Robert Ben Garant (Jessabelle; Hell Baby). Jason Blum served as a producer through his company Blumhouse Productions. The film stars Jessica Alba… Read More ›

Matango – Japan, 1963

Matango (マタンゴ) – also known as Matango, Fungus of Terror and Attack of the Mushroom People – is a 1963 Japanese tokusatsu movie. It was directed by Ishirō Honda (The Human Vapour; The H-Man; Godzilla) from a screenplay by Takeshi Kimura, based on the story “The Voice in the Night” by William Hope… Read More ›

Ted V. Mikels – filmmaker

Ted V. Mikels (born Theodore Mikacevich; April 29, 1929 – October 16, 2016) was an American independent filmmaker primarily known for his horror movies such as The Astro-Zombies and The Corpse Grinders, although he also directed cult action-exploitation movies such as Girl in Gold Boots… Read More ›

Evil Altar – USA, 1988

‘It’s beyond the taste of fear… and nobody hears your prayers.’ Evil Altar is a 1988 American supernatural horror film directed by former stuntman James Winburn from a screenplay by Brent V. Friedman (Syngenor; Scatterbrain; Ticks), John Geilfuss and Scott Rose. The film stars William… Read More ›

Satanic – USA, 2016

‘They unleashed the ultimate evil’ Satanic is a 2016 American horror film directed by Jeffrey Hunt (Sleepy Hollow; The Vampire Diaries) from a screenplay by Anthony Jaswinski (Backwoods; Kristy; The Shallows). The Circle of Confusion and Marvista Entertainment production stars Sarah Hyland, Marc Barnes, and… Read More ›

The Invitation – USA, 2015

‘There is nothing to be afraid of’ The Invitation is a 2015 American horror thriller film directed by Karyn Kusama (XX; Jennifer’s Body) from a screenplay by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi. The movie stars Logan Marshall-Green (Prometheus), Emayatzy Corinealdi, Aiden Lovekamp, Michelle Krusiec, Mike Doyle (Johnny Frank… Read More ›

End of the Line – Canada, 2007

End of the Line is a 2007 Canadian horror film written, produced and directed by Maurice Devereaux (Blood Symbol; Lady of the Lake; $lasher$). It stars Ilona Elkin, Nicolas Wright, Neil Napier, Emily Shelton and Tim Rozon. Karen (Ilona Elkin), is a traumatised woman who suffers from horrific… Read More ›

The Stranglers of Bombay

The Stranglers of Bombay is a 1959 adventure/horror film directed by Terence Fisher for Hammer Films dealing with the British East India Company‘s investigation of the cult of Thuggee stranglers in the 1830s. The movie stars Guy Rolfe (Dolls; Puppet Master films) and Jan Holden. Unlike most Hammer films, Stranglers of Bombay is somewhat… Read More ›

The Hand of Night – UK, 1966

The Hand of Night (also released as The Beast of Morocco) is a 1966 British horror film directed by Frederic Goode. It stars William Sylvester, Diane Clare (Witchcraft; The Vulture) and Aliza Gur. After losing his wife and child in a car accident, Paul Carver (William Sylvester, also… Read More ›

Kill List – UK, 2011

Kill List is 2011 British horror thriller feature film directed by Ben Wheatley (High-Rise; A Field in England; Sightseers) from a screenplay co-written with Amy Jump. It stars Neil Maskell, Michael Smiley and MyAnna Buring. Wheatley was influenced by Stanley Kubrick in that he… Read More ›

Guy N. Smith – author

Guy Newman Smith (born 1939, Hopwas, Staffordshire) is a prolific English writer best known for his pulp fiction-style horror fiction, though he has also written non-fiction, softcore smut, and children’s literature. Smith wrote his first horror book, Werewolf by Moonlight… Read More ›