The Eclipse (2009) Review

the eclipse review

Synopsis: An Irish town hosts its annual literature and poetry festival, and widower Michael Farr (the incomparable Ciarán Hinds) volunteers to serve as a driver for Lena Morrell (Iben Hjejle), a horror/ghost novelist who has seen ghosts since she was a child. When Farr begins to see the ghost of his father-in-law (very much alive), […]

Storage 24 (2012) Review

storage 24 review

Synopsis: An aircraft carrying classified cargo crashes near a storage facility and something escapes. Inside, Charlie (Noel Clarke) and Shelley (Antonia Campbell-Hughes) are separating their belongings after a bad break-up. When the escaped creature takes refuge in the facility and begins killing those inside, Charlie, Shelley and their friends must band together to defeat it in […]

The Paranormal Diaries: Clophill (2013) Review

The Paranormal Diaries Clophill Review

Synopsis: In 2010, a documentary team was assembled to investigate the legend of the Clophill witches and to try and uncover the truth behind the paranormal events. What followed during that long weekend at Clophill was a terrifying journey into the unknown. My Quick Review: Clophill is a UK entry to the Fake documentary genre and, […]

The Brides of Dracula (1960) Review

the brides of dracula review

Synopsis: Vampire hunter Van Helsing returns to Transylvania to destroy handsome bloodsucker Baron Meinster, who has designs on beautiful young schoolteacher Marianne. My Quick Review: The Brides of Dracula is the second in the series of Dracula films produced by Hammer from the late 50s to the early 70s. It’s also the only one not to […]

Grabbers (2012) Review

grabbers review

Synopsis: When an island off the coast of Ireland is invaded by bloodsucking aliens, the heroes discover that getting drunk is the only way to survive. Quick Review: The british have become masters of horror comedy in recent years, especially since the success of Shawn of The Dead. Grabbers the most recent entry in the genre. […]

Dog Soldiers (2002) Review

dog soldiers review

Synopsis: A routine military exercise turns into a nightmare in the Scotland wilderness. Quick Review: Ever since I watched The Descent, I’ve always wanted to catch up on Dog Soldiers, Neil Marshall’s first effort. Now that I’ve seen it I’m kicking myself for not having watched it earlier. MILD SPOILERS AHEAD!! Dog Soldiers is one of […]

The Seasoning House (2012) Review

The-Seasoning-House-review

Synopsis:  Young girls are captured by the military during the war in the balkans and prostituted. An orphaned deaf mute is enslaved to care for them. She moves between the walls and crawlspaces, showing the little kindnesses when she can. When fate brings the men that murdered her family and the reason she ended up […]

Truth Or Die (2012) Review

Truth-or-Die-review

Synopsis: Young British boys and girls travel to an isolated cabin after being promised a night of heavy partying. Instead of the fun they hoped for, they meet a killer out to reap vengeance on them for the death of his brother. Quick Review: What started as an interesting take on a classic Truth or dare […]

28 Days Later Review

28-Days-Later-review

Synopsis: (from IMDb) Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary. Neoli’s Review:  Ask me to recommend a good zombie-themed horror film and I’ll recommend 28 Days Later in a heartbeat.  Danny Boyle directed this film which we might expect to feature the same hip and cool […]

Comedown Review

comedown review

Synopsis (from IMDb): Six friends who come back to the deserted tower block they lived in as kids to install  a pirate radio station soon learn they are not alone, as a resident psychopath begins hunting them down. My Quick Review: According to IMDb this movie had an estimated budget of 2 million bucks, WTF!!?? […]