Frightfest 2017 Review: Game Of Death

In anticipation of this Christmas's Jumanji sequel, Welcome To The Jungle, and following closely in the footsteps of last year's brilliant Beyond The Gates comes Game Of Death, a...

Frightfest 2017 Review: 3rd Night

3rd Night immediately gets my hackles up because the title should be Third Night. Bad, bad grammar. How and ever, the debut feature from British-born, Australia-based writer-director Adam Gravely...

Frightfest 2017 Review: Exhume

Scott Poiley, prolific producer and longtime Anthony DiBlasi collaborator (he worked on Last Shift and Missionary, among others), makes his directorial debut with Exhume, a movie that, judging by...

Frightfest 2017 Review: Psychopaths

Mickey Keating is so prolific, he's practically horror's answer to Xavier Dolan. Almost. Following hot on the heels of last year's Pat Healy-starring Carnage Park is Psychopaths, the writer-director's...

Frightfest 2017 Review: To Hell And Back: The Kane Hodder Story

19Kane Hodder is a bonafide Horror Icon and bad-ass motherfucker who also just so happens to be a complete gent. A documentary charting his rise from bullied kid to...

Frightfest 2017 Review: 68 Kill

 "Women are the engine that drives the universe" super-producer Travis Stevens (We Are Still Here, Starry Eyes, Cheap Thrills) told the assembled crowd at Frightfest 2017 when introducing 68...

Frightfest 2017 Review: The Terror Of Hallow’s Eve

The Terror Of Hallow's Eve begins with the somewhat cheeky claim that the film was based on true events. As director/co-writer Todd Tucker would explain it, much of what...

Frightfest 2017 Review: Better Watch Out

Writing about Better Watch Out (formerly Safe Neighbourhood, the previous title referenced in the film by one significant, yet seemingly throwaway line) is borderline impossible. This nifty little festive...

Frightfest 2017 Review: It Stains The Sands Red

Almost fifty years after the release of Romero's seminal Night Of The Living Dead, the world is still hopelessly devoted to zombies. The popularity of the snooze-inducing The Walking...
Death Note 2017

Frightfest 2017 Review: Death Note

Adam Wingard, the horror hero behind the likes of You're Next, The Guest and Blair Witch, has taken quite a battering over his adaptation of super-popular manga Death Note....

Frightfest 2017 Review: Mayhem

Joe Lynch has had an interesting career thus far. The man most well-known among genre fans for being the other guy on super-popular podcast The Movie Crypt alongside longtime...

Frightfest 2017 Review: Tragedy Girls

Tyler MacIntyre's fourth feature Tragedy Girls is being touted as a mixture of Clueless and Scream (high praise indeed) but the director sees it more as a spiritual successor...

Review: The Limehouse Golem

Have you ever visited the London Dungeons? Or even their sister attractions in San Francisco, Amsterdam, Edinburgh, etc? If you fancy a movie set in that world of theatrical,...

Frightfest 2017 Review: Sequence Break

After quietly making a name for himself in Joe Begos's Almost Human and The Mind's Eye, as well as playing Herbert West onstage in Re: Animator: The Musical, actor...

Advance Review: IT. Holy S**T.

It's been an insanely good year for horror, from Get Out to Raw, The Autopsy Of Jane Doe to Personal Shopper and the massive shock of soon-to-be-released surprise Hatchet...