*Disclaimer: Contains Mild Spoilers* From Johnny Martin (Vengeance: A Love Story) comes, Hangman (2017); an intricate crime thriller which sees a retired police detective reunite with a former colleague, tortured by his own past to solve the heinous crimes of a serial killer basing his killings on the famous children’s ‘paper and pencil’ game.
Gratuitous, pointless and actually quite boring Patricio Valladares Hidden in the Woods was one of the worst films of 2012’s FrightFest so it was with more than a little hesitation that I took my seat at FrightFest a few years back to see his latest offering entitled Downhill.
Australian Horror has established itself with a flair for the grittier side of cinema; Adam Graveley’s debut hard-hitting shocker which received its world premiere at Frightfest 2017 is no exception.
The Premonition directed by Robert Allen Schnitzer and written by Anthony Mahon and Louis Pastore came out in 1976 the same year as Brian De Palma terrific crazy telekinetic horror Carrie. Sharing some similarities it seems The Premonition remained relatively unknown until that is Arrow got hold of it for a brand new Blu-ray release.