reviews

CarousHELL – USA, 2016

‘Step right up and die!’ CarousHeLL is a 2016 American comedy horror feature film directed by Steve Rudzinski (Red Christmas; Everyone Must Die; Basic Slaughter) from a screenplay co-written with Aleen Isley. The movie stars Steve Rimpici, Sé Marie, Haley Madison and Christopher Proud…. Read More ›

Curse of the Nun – USA, 2018

‘You soul belongs to her’ Curse of the Nun is a 2018 American supernatural horror feature film written, produced, edited and directed by Aaron Mirtes (The Hunt; Clowntergeist). The Exit 10 Films/High Octane Pictures production stars Lacy Hartselle, Rae Hunt and Kate Kilcoyne. Anna (Lacy… Read More ›

Atelophobia – USA, 2015

‘You’re not what you appear to be’ Atelophobia is a 2015 American horror feature film written and directed by Joe Lujan (Rust; Afflict; Twisted Forest 3: Bloody Vengeance). The Carcass Studios/Dark Water Productions movie stars Corey Taylor, Brittany Enos and… Read More ›

Jonathan – West Germany, 1969

Jonathan – aka Vampire stern nicht – is a 1969 West German horror feature film directed by Hans W. Geißendörfer. The Iduna Film production stars Jürgen Jung, Hans-Dieter Jendreyko and Paul Albert Krumm. The impressive cinematography is provided by Robby Muller who later worked… Read More ›

The Creeper – USA, 1948

The Creeper is a 1948 American horror feature film directed by Jean Yarbrough (The Devil Bat, She-Wolf of London; House of Horrors; et al) from a screenplay by Maurice Tombragel (Horror Island), based on a story idea by Don Martin. The Reliance Pictures… Read More ›

Without Warning – USA, 1980

‘It preys on human fear. It feeds on human flesh.’ Without Warning is a 1980 American science fiction horror feature film produced and directed by Greydon Clark (Uninvited; Wacko; Satan’s Cheerleaders). The movie stars Tarah Nutter, Christopher S. Nelson, Jack Palance, Martin Landau, Neville Brand and… Read More ›

Epitaph – USA, 1987

‘Yes Mother… I’ve done my homework, cleaned my room, and buried Dad!’ Epitaph – aka Mommy’s Epitaph – is a 1987 American horror feature film written, co-produced and directed by Syrian-born Joseph Merhi (producer of Death by Dialogue; director of The Newlydeads;… Read More ›

Jack Frost – USA, 1997

Jack Frost is a 1997 American comedy horror feature film written and directed by Michael Cooney. The movie stars Christopher Allport, Stephen Mendel and F. William Parker. In 2000, the film spawned a sequel, Jack Frost 2: Revenge of the Mutant Killer Snowman. On the… Read More ›

Horsehead – France, 2014

‘Unlock the ‘ Horsehead – original title: Fievre – is a 2014 French arthouse horror film directed by Romain Basset from a screenplay co-written with Karim Chériguène. The movie stars Catriona MacColl (City of the Living Dead; The Beyond), Lilly-Fleur Pointeaux, Murray Head, Gala Besson, Fu’ad… Read More ›

The Killer Nun – Italy, 1978

The Killer Nun – original title: Suor Omicidi (“Sister Homicide”) – is a 1978 Italian nunsploitation/horror feature film directed by Giulio Berruti from a screenplay co-written with Alberto Tarallo. It is also known as Killer Nun and Deadly Habits. The film’s excellent soundtrack score is by Alessandro Alessandroni (Lady Frankenstein;… Read More ›

Alice, Sweet Alice aka Communion – USA, 1976

‘If you survive this night… nothing will ever scare you again.’ Communion is a 1976 American slasher horror feature film directed by Alfred Sole (Tanya’s Island, Pandemonium) from a screenplay co-written with Rosemary Ritvo. It stars Linda Miller, Paula Sheppard, Brooke Shields and Mildred Clinton. The film was released… Read More ›

Weird Fiction – USA, 2018

‘Four tales of true terror!’ Weird Fiction is a 2018 American horror anthology feature film written, directed by and starring Jacob Perrett. The movie also stars Taylor Rhoades and Isabella Rodriguez. “Tune in and die. The Collector’s midnight Halloween special comes… Read More ›

Autopsy – USA, 2008

‘Evil cuts both ways.’ Autopsy is a 2008 American horror feature film directed by Adam Gierasch (Tales of Halloween segment; Fractured; Night of the Demons; plus many horror screenplays). The movie stars Jessica Lowndes, Ross Cohn, Ross McCall, Ashley Schneider and Robert Patrick. Five friends enjoy… Read More ›

Blood Freak – USA, 1972

‘Only the blood of drug addicts can satisfy its thirst!’ Blood Freak is a 1972 American horror feature film, produced and directed by Brad F. Grinter (who also appears on screen as a narrator) and actor Steve Hawkes. It is “the world’s… Read More ›

Theta States – USA, 2017

‘Sometimes your nightmares become your reality’ Theta States is a 2017 American science fiction horror feature film about induced nightmares written and directed by Manny Serrano (Blood Slaughter Massacre; Zombie Hunters: City of the Dead TV series; M Is for Mastectomy… Read More ›

Symptoms – UK, 1974

Symptoms  is a 1974 British horror film directed by José Ramón Larraz (Rest in Pieces; Vampyres; Scream – and Die!) from a screenplay co-written with Stanley Miller. The movie stars Angela Pleasence, Peter Vaughan and Lorna Heilbron. Having been working in Switzerland, Helen Ramsey (Angela Pleasance) is back… Read More ›

The Blood Spattered Bride – Spain, 1972

‘When the honeymoon was over the terror began’ The Blood Spattered Bride – original title: La novia ensangrentada – is a 1972 Spanish horror feature film written and directed by Vicente Aranda (Las Crueles), loosely based on the vampire story, Carmilla by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. The movie stars Simón… Read More ›

Muse – USA, 2017

Muse is a 2017 supernatural horror feature film written and directed by John Burr. The movie stars Riley Egan, Elle Evans, Kate Mansi and Lou Ferrigno Jr. The plot is based on the Gaelic legend of the leannán sí – a type of fairy-demon that… Read More ›

Blood Tracks – Sweden, 1985

  Blood Tracks is a 1985 Swedish slasher horror feature film directed by Mats Helge and Derek Ford from a screenplay co-written with Anna Wolf. The Smart Egg Pictures production stars Jeff Harding, Michael Fitzpatrick and Naomi Kaneda. The rock band is played… Read More ›

Puppet Master 4 – USA, 1993

‘When bad puppets turn to good’ Puppet Master 4 is a 1993 American horror feature film directed by directed by Jeff Burr (Pumpkinhead II; Stepfather II; Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3; et al) from a screenplay by Todd Henschell, Steven E. Carr, Jo Duffy,… Read More ›

Braid – USA, 2018

‘When you wake up do your dreams go to sleep?’ Braid is a 2018 American horror feature film written and directed by Mitzi Peirone (Chaosmos short). The Wandering Bard/Somnia Productions movie stars Madeline Brewer, Scott Cohen, Sarah Hay and Imogen Waterhouse. Lifelong best friends… Read More ›

American Fright Fest – USA, 2018

‘Frightfully real’ American Fright Fest – formerly Fright Fest – is a 2018 American horror feature film directed by Ante Novakovic from a screenplay by Robert Gillings. The movie stars Dylan Walsh, Madison McKinley, Romeo Miller and Mercy Malick. Blood runs rampant on Halloween night when… Read More ›

Nightmare Beach – Italy/USA, 1988

Nightmare Beach – aka Welcome to Spring Break – is a 1988 Italian-American slasher horror feature film directed by Umberto Lenzi (Cannibal Ferox; Nightmare City; Eyeball) as Harry Kirkpatrick from a screenplay co-written with Vittorio Rambaldi. The movie stars starring Nicolas de Toth, Sarah… Read More ›

The Unborn Child – Thailand, 2011

The Unborn Child – original title: Sop Dek 2002 aka ศพเด็ก 2002 –  is a 2011 Thai supernatural horror film directed by Poj Arnon (Make Me Shudder and sequels; Oh My Ghosts! and sequels) from a screenplay co-written with Thanadon Nuansutthi. The movie stars Somchai… Read More ›

Mosquito – USA, 1994

‘Millions of years of evolution have just become man’s worst nightmare.’ Mosquito is a 1994 American science fiction horror feature film directed by Gary Jones (Axe Giant: The Wrath of Paul Bunyan; Boogeyman 3; Ghouls; Jolly Roger: Massacre at Cutter’s Cove; et al)… Read More ›

The Amityville Horror – USA, 1979

‘For God’s sake, get out!’ The Amityville Horror is a 1979 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Stuart Rosenberg from a screenplay by Sandor Stern, based on Jay Anson’s 1977 book of the same name. The movie stars James Brolin, Margot Kidder, Rod Steiger, Don… Read More ›

Uninvited – USA, 1987

‘You’ll never look at a cat the same way again!’ Uninvited – aka The Uninvited – is a 1987 American science fiction horror feature film written, produced and directed by Greydon Clark (Satan’s Cheerleaders, Without Warning). It stars George Kennedy, Alex Cord, Clu Gulager, Toni Hudson and Eric… Read More ›