Invitation Only (2009) Review

Original Title: Jue ming pai dui Synopsis: Five people arrive at a party, fully unaware that the special night is just a cover for an evening of torture and murder. My Quick Review: I remember when  Invitation Only was released in Asia a couple of years back, everybody was talking about the presence of Maria ozawa (one […]

Red Room (1999) Review

Original Title: Akai misshitsu (heya): Kindan no ôsama geemu Synopsis: How low would you go to win a million dollars? Just how desperate are you for the cash? Desperate enough to enter the Red Room? Quick Review: You got to give it to the japanese: they know their shit when it’s about showing weird twisted human […]

Dark Water Review

Original Title: Honogurai mizu no soko kara Synopsis: A mother and her 6 year old daughter move into a creepy apartment whose every surface is permeated by water. [from IMDb] Neoli’s Review: I can’t believe Dark Water is more than a decade old–eleven years to be exact.  That would make the little girl who plays Ikuko a […]

Atrocious Review

Synopsis: Two teenage siblings endure a terrifying experience while investigating a rural legend near their family’s vacation home. My Short Review:  Atrocious is another movie surfing on the success of found footage movies such as Blair Witch, Rec or Paranormal Activity. Blair Witch especially comes to mind when most of the proceedings in Atrocious are being […]

Trollhunter Review

Synopsis: (from IMDb) A group of students investigates a series of mysterious bear killings, but learns that there are much more dangerous things going on. They start to follow a mysterious hunter, learning that he is actually a troll hunter. My Short Review: While I do believe TrollHunter is a bit overrated, it is still […]

V/H/S/2 Review

Synopsis (from IMDb) : Searching for a missing student, two private investigators break into his house and find collection of VHS tapes. Viewing the horrific contents of each cassette, they realize there may be dark motives behind the student’s disappearance. My Review: After a stretch of really bad movies, it seems I’m on a roll again. […]

Art Of The Devil (Khon Len Khong) Review

Synopsis: Boom, pregnant from an affair, is told by her lover to leave him and his family alone. Enraged, she goes to a witch doctor and has him use black magic against her ex-lover and his family My Quick Review: Apart from the first 15mns and some parts of the last 20mns, everything else in Art […]

Heaven and Hell Review

Original Title: Wong Jorn Pid Year: 2012 Director: Yuthlert Sippapak Synopsis: Three short horror tales using images from surveillance cameras and focusing on ghosts.. My Short Review: Heaven and Hell is another Thai Horror Anthology following the steps and the codes (scary ghosts + some light humor) of other anthology movies such as 4Bia or 3am. Unfortunately, […]

Chatter Short Review

Year: 2010 Director: Leo Resnes Synopsis:(from IMDb) A girl witnesses a horrible sight online, then the electricity is cut off inside her apartment. Later when the light returns, she feel that she is not alone. My Quick Review: Chatter is another short (from Norway this time) that hits it home for me. Very minimalist but efficient […]

The Gerber Syndrome Review

Year: 2011 Director: Maxi Dejoie Synopsis: A TV crew is making a documentary about The Gerber’s Syndrome, a contagious viral disease that is extremely contagious, fast spreading, and deadly. My Short Review: Many people are fed up with the found footage genre and rightly so if they watch movies like The Gerber Syndrome. Unfortunately, it’s not so […]