The wonderful thing about FrightFest is sitting in a darkened cinema with no idea about what you are about to watch and discovering something menacing and marvellous. This was the case with Freaks a Sci-Horror that brings a truly original spin on super powers.
Elijah Wood stars as Norval Greenwood, a 30-something, recovering alcohol dependent who has been summoned to a remote location to reconnect with his estranged father in Ant Timpson’s darkly brilliant thriller, Come to Daddy.
Surgical Horror is a fascinating aspect of the genre. In recent years, fans have been entranced by the likes of ‘The Skin I Live In’ (2011), American Mary (2012) and Goodnight Mommy (2014); now in 2018 director Takeshi Sone presents a cutting-edge fusion of plastic surgery, a crisis of identity and pure, unadulterated sibling rivalry […]