Stone Cold (1991)

Joe Huff (Brian Bosworth) is strong-armed by the FBI to infiltrate a dangerous gang of white supremacist bikers who have been drug running. Huff doesn’t want to do it, but he’s on suspension and the FBI leave him no choice. He travels down to Mississippi using the name John Stone. There he comes face to […]

Firestorm (1998)

Ahhh memories. I remember renting this on VHS way back when that was the done thing. I also remember thoroughly enjoying it. It’s not gonna win any awards, but it entertains and that’s all I really ask for. I’ll try to keep the hype to a minimum as I watched it having never heard of […]

Altered States (1980)

The mind is a powerful thing. Very powerful. When you step over that threshold of reality to dream, the longer you stay there the harder it is to differentiate the two. In the 1960’s Eddie Jessup (William Hurt) is pushing his mind to it’s limits. He has been experimenting with an isolation chamber/flotation tank, which […]

Fist of the North Star (1995)

Some films are so endearingly shit, that it’s hard to completely hate them. The live action version of Fist of the North Star falls into this niche category. Directed by Tony Randel (Hellraiser II), it’s a mish mash of good intentions and poor execution. I’m sure many geeks know the story, but just to refresh […]

The Sting (1973)

Johnny Hooker (Robert Redford) and Luther Coleman (Robert Earl Jones) are two conmen who operate in Joliet, Illinois. They pull a job on a money runner who just happens to be carrying $11,000 of money from an illegal gambling ring. Little do they realise that the money was on its way to feared mob boss […]

Battle Royale (2000)

Could you kill your best friend? That’s the dilemma that faces a class of 15yr old students in Japan. Their class think they are going on a school trip, however the reality is that they have been chosen at random to take part in a new scheme. The scheme which has been dubbed the ‘Battle […]

Powder (1995)

Jeremy ‘Powder’ Reed (Sean Patrick Flanery) is a very unique man. He was born an albino which has made him very sensitive to light. He lives in his grandfather’s basement and doesn’t venture out as he’s subject to ridicule because he looks different. When his grandfather passes away he is found living in the basement […]

Rabies can be a killer.

Due to be shown on the Horror channel on Dec 28th at 10:50pm, Israeli horror ‘Rabies’, which is getting its first showing in the UK. Below is a description from the press release. “In Israel’s first slasher movie, a runaway adult brother and sister stumble into a trap set by a psycho killer in. His […]

Angel Heart (1987)

New York, 1955. Harry Angel (Mickey Rourke) is hired by a mysterious businessman named Louis Cypher (Robert De Niro) to find a man named Johnny Favourite who reneged on a deal that he had with Cypher. Apparently Johnny Favourite has been missing for quite some time and Mr. Cypher is eager to find him and […]