If I had a pound for every film that I had seen that had tried to re-imagine the zombie genre I would be… Well, a bit richer I guess. Films that claim to ‘turn a genre on its head’ are hardly the scourge of the earth, but it’s generally when horror tropes and characters are […]
There’s something a bit creepy about nuns isn’t there? I can’t figure out if it’s their predominantly black costumes, their strict demeanour or some repressed issue that I have with religion, but it feels like they are easily used as a tool for fear in film.
I’ll level with you. Before I see a film I usually try to avoid reading reviews and watching an excessive number of trailers for fear of it all diluting the experience.
It’s fantastic that one of the things that 2018 will be remembered for will be the 40th anniversary sequel to the original John Carpenter classic – Halloween (1978). But as we enjoy this latest addition to the franchise, it’s quite easy to imagine that none of this might have happened, particularly when you consider the […]