For years Nightbreed has haunted me. Like the main character Aaron Boone I have dreamt of the monsters of Midian and this amazing adaptation of Clive Barker’s novella Cabal written and directed by the author himself, which I saw at a hugely influential age and always ranked among my favourite horror films.
Everywhere you look recently it seems you cannot escape Stephen King. From the huge hit that is IT Chapters 1 and 2 to the original new series from King and J.J. Abrams Castle Rock to the upcoming sequel to The Shinning, Doctor Sleep, it seems the Master of Horror has been having a resurgence.
Some teens, some woods and a crazy deformed manic killer. Sound familiar? Of course it does it’s a staple of horror movies going way back but you may be surprised to find out The Prey is actually a pretty old example.
Who needs Fortnight when you have murders to plan. Extracurricular, the film about kids with too much time on their hands.