Swedish

The Devil’s Messenger (1961)

The Devil’s Messenger is a 1961 anthology horror film combining three episodes of the 1959 Swedish television series 13 Demon Street directed by Curt Siodmak (Donovan’s Brain; The Wolf Man) and written by Leo Guild.  Herbert L. Strock (The Crawling Hand; Blood of Dracula; I Was a… Read More ›

In Search of Dracula

‘Believe the Unbelievable!’ In Search of Dracula – original title Vem Var Dracula? – is a 1971 Swedish documentary film produced and directed by Calvin Floyd (The Sleep of Death; Terror of Frankenstein) based on a script by Yvonne Floyd. The… Read More ›

Cannibal Fog (2015)

‘First bite gives you focus, third bite gives you pleasure, fifth bite – Cannibal Fog.’ Cannibal Fog is a 2015 Swedish comedy horror film directed by Jonas Wolcher and starring Malte Aronsson, Linus Karlgren, Kim Sonderholm and Vargman Bjarsborn. Plot: Michael… Read More ›

Sensoria

‘Every apartment has a past…’ Sensoria is a 2015 Swedish horror thriller produced and directed by Christian Hallman from a screenplay he co-wrote with Måns F.G. Thunberg. NSFW trailer: The film, which has been part-financed by a Kickstarter campaign, will most probably be shown… Read More ›

Drowning Ghost

Drowning Ghost – in Swedish: Strandvaskaren – is a 2004 Swedish slasher film directed by Mikael Håfström and written by Lars Yngwe ‘Vasa’ Johansson and Håfström. It stars Rebecka Hemse, Jesper Salén and Jenny Ulving. Plot Teaser The traditional Hellestad Boarding School is… Read More ›

Ghost B.C.

Ghost – known as Ghost B.C. in the United States – is a Swedish heavy metal band, formed in Linköping in 2008. In 2010 they released a 3-track demo, followed by a 7″ vinyl titled “Elizabeth”, and eventually their debut full-length album Opus Eponymous. The album was widely praised and… Read More ›

The Phantom Carriage

The Phantom Carriage (original title: Körkarlen) is a 1921 Swedish film generally considered to be one of the central works in the history of Swedish cinema. Released on New Year’s Day 1921, it was directed by and starred Victor Sjöström, alongside Hilda Borgström, Tore Svennberg and Astrid Holm. It is based… Read More ›