Spooky Empire

Event Recap: Spooky Empire 2016

In October, Spooky Empire was gearing up for what was going to be its biggest convention ever—by far. They’d moved to the Orlando Convention Center, they’d pulled together an...

Frightfest 2016 Interview: Nick Jongerius & Chris W. Mitchell on Windmill Massacre

If you were to make a list of the scariest places in the world, let alone the best spots to set a horror movie, it's unlikely The Netherlands would...

Frightfest 2016 Interview: Charlotte Beaumont & Fiona Hampton

As healthy as the horror genre is right now, it's been a depressingly long time since we've been gifted a decent slasher movie - let alone a franchise. The...

Frightfest 2016 Interview: Patricio Valladares & Barry Keating

Although it wears its influences on its sleeve, it's unlikely you've ever seen a movie quite like Downhill. The brainchild of Chilean director Patricio Valladares and Irish screenwriter Barry...

Frightfest 2016 Interview: Natalie Burn

Up-and-coming actress Natalie Burn has been quietly making a name for herself in eye-catching bit parts in the likes of Mechanic: Resurrection. But it's her challenging role in the...

Frightfest 2016 Interview: Andy Edwards

British filmmaker Andy Edwards is hardly one to beat around the bush, particularly when taking into account that he's the man behind such shorts as Houseparty Of The Dead...

Frightfest 2016 Interview: Graham Skipper

Anyone who was lucky enough to catch Graham Skipper in Joe Begos' Almost Human and this year's The Mind's Eye will know that this guy is about to be...

Frightfest 2016 Interview: Jackson Stewart

Movies like Beyond The Gates don't come around very often. In our current, nostalgia-obsessed culture, with the likes of Stranger Things storming the boards, it can be easy to...

Frightfest 2016 Interview: Alanna LeVierge

It's difficult to believe that Let Her Out, a body horror shocker from the twisted mind of Cody Calahan (Antisocial 1 and 2) is the debut feature of actress...

Bottom 5: Worst Of Frightfest 2016

Even the best festival line-ups have their duds, but in the case of Frightfest 2016, there were very few outright stinkers to rage over. It was an incredibly strong...

The First Batch Of Toronto After Dark Movies Is Here!

The Toronto After Dark Festival kicks off next month, and the first wave of movies is finally here, for us all to drool over in anticipation. Described by the organisers...

Top 5: Best Of Frightfest 2016

Frightfest 2016 was a year for discovering new favourites, rather than drooling over big-name titles. After The Woods was removed from the line-up, the biggest draw was probably 31,...

Frightfest 2016 Review: Train To Busan

Just when it seems we've seen zombies in every possible, horrible situation imaginable (lest we forget, 2013's brilliant Stalled put them in a toilet) Train To Busan trundles into...

Frightfest 2016 Review: Johnny Frank Garrett’s Last Word

Based on the documentary The Last Word, English director Simon Rumley's (whose segment in The ABCs Of Death, "P Is For Pressure" left a pretty lasting impact) Johnny Frank...

Frightfest 2016 Review: The Windmill Massacre

It's been such a long time since slasher fans have been gifted a truly great addition to the sub-genre that a flick called The Windmill Massacre, in which the...