Lake Bodom

The slasher genre is injected with some fresh ideas in Taneli Mustonen’s Lake Bodom. Inspired by the real life Lake Bodom murders from 1960, the film tells the story of a group of friends who go camp...

Phenomena

Phenomena (also known as Creepers) is set in the so-called “Swiss Transylvania” and follows young high schooler Jennifer Carvino (played by Jennifer Connolly) in a boarding school murder-mystery like...

Bloody Muscle Body Builder in Hell

It’s admirable to see such dedication from filmmakers that they’ll spend fourteen years shooting one movie. When the final cut of that film, a splatter-house horror comedy, clocks in at just over 60 ...

The Dark Tapes

The found footage format is tailor made for horror. Like the horror genre itself, it’s a difficult style to pull off convincingly so which makes good entries few and far between. Rarely do the films ...

Life

The main premise behind Life is not a new one within the sci-fi horror genre. A small, tight knit crew aboard a claustrophobic, sterile looking craft being terrorised by an otherworldly entity. It’s ...
Get Out

Get Out

* This review contains mild spoilers *  Cinema has long been fascinated by the allegedly taboo subject of inter-racial romance. You only need to look at the stir that Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner? ca...

Ibiza Undead

The imagination of horror film makers knows no bounds. Just when you think the zombie genre has been taken as far as it can go, another enterprising soul comes along to add a further layer to the alr...
Hounds of Love

Hounds of Love

The Australian film industry is doing a pretty slick job of destroying the image of the country as a dream holiday destination. From torturing backpackers in Wolf Creek to an extreme form of neighbou...

What We Become

The standard for first time feature length directors has been the horror genre for a long time now. Bo Mikkelsen follows on in this tradition with a tale concerning a deadly virus making changes to t...