Clive Barker competition

In case you didn’t know, Clive Barker is an acclaimed horror writer responsible for an array of horror movies, most famous for the well know Hellraiser series. Now he is back in full force with his new film ‘DREAD’ a psychological horror where the divide between the living and the dead becomes dangerously blurred – […]

Necromentia (2009) Review

Clive Barker is not a good writer. His stories are ineffectual and undemanding, largely due to a juvenile prose style which walks a fine line between irrefutably grotesque and gut wrenchingly hilarious. So why then (I hear you scream) do so many filmmakers draw such heavy influence from Barker’s embarrassingly trite, genre casualties? The answer […]