Tag: horror

Vancouver 2019 Review: KILLER QUEEN, Love Letter to Exploitation Cinema

Nostalgia was the driving force for the creation of some of the most interesting and entertaining genre films (and television series) of the past several years. While it's typical for nostalgic movies to fuss over wardrobe, décor, and music selections,...

SPUTNIK: Fabulously Creepy Trailer For Egor Abramenko's SciFi Horror Delights

Hands up, everyone who delights in the squirming unease delivered by Ridley Scott's iconic scifi horror Alien. That's pretty much all of us, yeah? And while I hesitate to make assumptions I'm quite certain that Russian director Egor Abramenko's hand...

CULTURE SHOCK's Gigi Saul Guerrero to Director Santa Muerte Horror Flick For Screen Gems

I know Gigi has said that nothing will ever come between our friendship, that she will never be too famous for me, but at this rate I don't think she is going to have a say in the matter any...

LILI Trailer: #MeToo Horror Short Film From Yfke Van Berckelaer

Dutch filmmaker Yfke Van Berckelaer's latest short film Lili has been making the festival rounds this past Summer and we have the trailer to share with you this morning.   Lili (Lisa Smit – Netflix’s Ares) knows she has to...

Lund 2019: KNIVES AND SKIN Will Open Swedish Genre Fest, THE MORTUARY COLLECTION to Close

The Lund Fantastic Film Festival is fast approaching and the next wave of titles were announced on Friday. Werewolf, Monument and Bliss were announced in the first wave, and this next batch gets even better.    Jennifer Leeder's hypnotic Knives and...

Netflix & Chills: STREAM. SCREAM. REPEAT.

This is a public service announcement. As the horror-day season approaches many of us like to line up the thirty-one days of October with a killer line-up or horror delights. Netflix would like to remind you that they have a...

Review: HAUNT, Bloodthirsty Psychopaths Run This House

Horror attractions like haunted houses and escape rooms borrow heavily from movies in both their designs and their scares. They're commonly populated with Leatherface clones, killer clowns, and green-faced girls in need of an exorcism. Many will unabashedly use the...

Toronto 2019 Review: BLOOD QUANTUM Chews On The Sins of Fathers

It is 1971, and a lone police car drives purposely, if slightly lost, through the Northern Canadian forest. Its bright red cherries offer little light, and function more of a quiet warning to the wilderness which surround it. The Police...

Shudder Sets Halloween Season Streaming Screamers

What with Halloween and other pagan rituals, October is always a big month on the horror calendar, so it's no big surprise that streaming service Shudder will be unleashing big titles during the month. Still ... ! The widest-known titles...

Telluride Horror Show 2019: First Wave Announced, Includes 1BR, GIRL ON THE THIRD FLOOR And Job Bob Briggs

Sure, Telluride, Colorado has that big fancy international film festival but for the folks who matter the real prime gig is the Telluride Horror Show in October.    During the second weekend of the month, the festival will celebrate its...

Now Streaming: THE WRATH, Nasty People, Nasty Ghost

Women rule and evil lurks in a Korean household on Shudder.

REPLACE Trailer: Watch Barbara Crampton Star in Norbert Keil's Body Horror

Uncork'd Entertainment is releasing Norbert Keil’s body horror flick Replace on DVD and VOD on October 1st. We have the new trailer, poster and a selection of images from the film to share with you below. Keep an eye for...

PURE Trailer: Hannah Macpherson's Coming-of-Age Horror For Hulu's INTO THE DARK Series

Hannah Macpherson's Pure, the final chapter of Hulu's Into the Dark anthology series, bows next Friday, September 6th. The streaming service released the trailer yesterday. Catch up with this female-led coming-of-age horror flick down below if you have not seen...

Jorge Olguin Invites You To Enter LA CASA

Chilean director Jorge Olguin has long been one of that nation's leading lights when it comes to genre film and he'll be returning to screens locally in January with his latest offering La Casa (The House). And, yep, if you...

Black Fawn Releasing I'LL TAKE YOUR DEAD in September

Our friends at Black Fawn Films will release their latest film, I'll Take Your Dead, through Black Fawn Distribution this September.    William (Aidan Devine, Wolfcop) has a simple job: he makes dead bodies disappear. His country farm house has...

Lima 2019 Review: Jairo Pinilla Will Have His Revenge On Colombia In LA VENGANZA DE JAIRO

South America is probably not the first place you’d think about when it comes to genre cinema, but over the years, a host of emerging talent has managed to put us on the map. Brazil’s Rodrigo Aragao (The Black Forest),...

SEEDS: New Trailer And Poster Bow Ahead of September Release

We are coming up on a year since we last wrote about Owen Long's debut horror thriller Seeds. It will be made available for public consumption next month so it is time for a new trailer and poster.    After...

Review: SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK Delivers A Solid Spook Show

I was a scared little kid. Traumatized by a viewing of Plan 9 From Outer Space at seven (I know, I know), I steered clear of anything horror related until well into my adolescence for fear of causing my psyche...

HAUNT: Watch The Official Trailer For Horror House Flick From Writers of A QUIET PLACE

Scott Beck and Bryan Woods`horror house flick Haunt is having it's World Premiere tomorrow at the Popcorn Frights Film Festival in Florida. Momentum Pictures will be releasing it next month in U.S. theaters and On Demand/Digital on September 13th. The...

HELLmington: New Poster And Trailer For Release of Canadian Horror Flick

Uncork’d Entertainment is releasing Canadian horror flick HELLmington from writers-directors Justin Hewitt-Drakulic and Alex Lee William on Digital and DVD on September 10th. They are marking the occasion with a new poster and trailer.    In 1999, outside the sleepy...