Psycho

President Evil – USA, 2018

President Evil is a 2018 American comedy horror feature film, with a mad slasher dressed as Donald Trump, directed by Richard Lowry (Apocalypse Rising; Alien Overlords; Dominion; Jessica: A Ghost Story) from a screenplay co-written with Gregory P. Wolk (Apocalypse Rising). The Giant Meteor Films… Read More ›

The Rave – USA, 2018

‘You’ll die laughing…’ The Rave is a 2018 American slasher horror feature film, directed by Matthew Ward (Young Harvest; short: Thank You, Mr. Giggles), based on the screenplay co-written with Roger Jones, Brennan Eden and executive producer Conrad Fara. The plot is about a… Read More ›

An American Terror – USA, 2014

‘The nightmare has begun’ An American Terror is a 2014 American survival horror film written, edited and directed by Haylar Garcia (Gnaw). It stars Graham Emmons, Louise Macdonald, Brian Thompson. A group of teenage outcasts, who have been picked on by the… Read More ›

Robert Bloch – writer

Robert Albert Bloch (April 5, 1917 – September 23, 1994) was an American fiction writer, primarily of crime, horror, fantasy and science fiction, from Milwaukee,Wisconsin. Bloch is best known as the writer of the 1959 novel Psycho, the basis for the 1960 film of the… Read More ›

The Slayer – USA, 2016

‘One by one they will meet…’ The Slayer is a 2016 American slasher horror feature film written, produced and directed by former actor Reuben Rox (Return to Witch Graveyard; Screams of a Summer Day; Lurking Evil) who also stars. The… Read More ›

Man Bites Dog – Belgium, 1992

Man Bites Dog (French: C’est arrivé près de chez vous, It Happened in Your Neighborhood) is a 1992 Belgian darkly comic crime-mockumentary written, produced and directed by Rémy Belvaux, André Bonzel and Benoît Poelvoorde, who are also the film’s co-editor, cinematographer… Read More ›

Alan Ormsby – filmmaker

  Alan Ormsby has been something of a jack-of-all-trades in the film industry: not only a highly successful and award winning screenwriter, but also director, actor, make-up effects technician and author. And although his career has taken him far from… Read More ›

Bates Motel – 1987 TV movie

Bates Motel is a belated 1987 television movie spin-off of the 1960 suspense/horror film Psycho scripted and directed by Richard Rothstein (Human Experiments; Death Valley) The film was originally produced as a pilot for a TV series based around the Bates Motel; however, it was never picked up… Read More ›

Here Comes the Devil – Mexico/USA, 2012

Here Comes the Devil – original title: Ahí va el diablo –  is a 2012 Mexican-American horror film written and directed by Adrián García Bogliano (Late Phases; The ABCs of Death). The movie stars Francisco Barreiro, Laura Caro and Alan Martinez. A couple’s son and daughter inexplicably reappear after… Read More ›

Phase IV

“When You Can’t Scream Anymore!” Phase IV is a 1974 American sci-fi film with a horrific premise. It is the only feature-length film directed by the noted title sequence designer Saul Bass (Psycho) It stars Michael Murphy (Strange Behavior, Shocker), Nigel Davenport (The Island of Dr. Moreau) and Lynne Frederick (Schizo). The… Read More ›

Psycho III – USA, 1986

Psycho III is an American 1986 slasher horror film. It is the second sequel to Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho. The film stars Anthony Perkins (who also directed), Diana Scarwid (Strange Invaders), Jeff Fahey (Planet Terror) and Roberta Maxwell (The Changeling). The screenplay was written by Charles Edward Pogue (The Fly). The original electronic music score… Read More ›

Bates Motel – TV series

Bates Motel is an American drama television series produced by Universal Television for A&E. It stars Vera Farmiga as Norma Bates, Freddie Highmore as Norman Bates, Max Thieriot, Keegan Connor Tracy and Mike Vogel. Filmed in Aldergrove, British Columbia, the series debuted on March 18, 2013. Following favourable reviews and strong ratings, A&E renewed Bates Motel for a Second and Third… Read More ›

Psycho – USA, 1960

Psycho is a 1960 American horror thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock (The Birds; Frenzy) and starring Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, John Gavin, and Janet Leigh. The screenplay by Joseph Stefano is based on the 1959 novel of the same name by Robert Bloch. The novel was loosely inspired by the crimes of Wisconsin murderer and grave robber Ed… Read More ›

Windows – USA, 1980

Windows is a 1980 American psycho thriller film starring Talia Shire (Prophecy), Joseph Cortese and Elizabeth Ashley, directed by cinematographer Gordon Willis (The Godfather and sequel) from a screenplay by Barry Siegel. The soundtrack score was composed by Ennio Morricone. Plot: Emily Hollander (Shire) is the subject of a lesbian obsession at… Read More ›