Random Acts Of Violence (2019) – UK Blu Ray Review

Todd (Jesse Williams), his girlfriend Kathy (Jordana Brewster), his manager Ezra (Jay Baruchel) and their assistant Aurora (Niamh Wilson) head out on a road trip across America. Todd and Ezra are promoting the comic they created called ‘Slasherman’, a grisly comic book which uses the murders of a serial killer dubbed the ‘I-90 killer’, as […]

New Candyman trailer has just dropped!

Wow! The new trailer for the Jordan Peele produced ‘Candyman’ has just dropped, and it looks great! Directed by Nia DaCosta, ‘Candyman’ sees artist Anthony McCoy (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II) become obsessed with the legend, putting himself and everyone around him in great danger. Check out the trailer below. ‘Candyman’ is released in June 2020. JM

First Love (2019)

Young boxer Leo (Masataka Kubota) has just had some very bad news. He’s been told he has a tumour and it’s not operable. Whilst taking a walk, lost in thought, he bumps into a girl called Monica (Sakurako Kanishi), who is on the run. Together they get caught up in a shady drug deal gone […]

Interview – Carlo Mirabella, director of ‘Swallow’.

Ahead of the UK premiere of SWALLOW at Arrow Video FrightFest Halloween, director Carlo Mirabella-Davis reflects on the personal inspiration behind his debut feature, healing psychological wounds and his empathy for the horror genre. SWALLOW is your directorial debut. How difficult was it to get the project off the ground? Getting a film made is […]

The Night of the Virgin (2016)

Nico, a naive 20yr old man, sets out on New Year’s Eve to lose his virginity. He comes across a mature woman called Medea, who invites him back to her apartment. What follows is a night Nico will never forget….if he lives to remember it. From the big lettered opening title, this has a real […]

Modus (TV Series) (2015)

The Scandinavians do it again. Seriously. Very rarely have I watched  a programme from Sweden or Denmark where I have been bored or found the story uninteresting. Detective Ingvar Nyman is sent to Uppsala to investigate the grisly murder or a bishop. Teaming up with a psychologist, they seek to uncover just why people are […]

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016)

We can thank writer Seth Grahame-Smith for mashing up Jane Austen’s classic ‘Pride and Prejudice’ with the undead. It’s something that shouldn’t really work, as it’s two wildly different ideas being melded together. That said, it does work, and work quite well. The story really is just the standard tale of love between Elizabeth and […]

Manhattan Baby (1982)

When an archaeologist, Dr. George Hacker (Christopher Connelly) opens a tomb in Egypt, he unleashes an evil spirit which latches onto his young daughter. Upon the family’s arrival in New York, a series of grisly murders and strange occurrences begin to take place.  An amulet which is give to the young girl may hold the […]

Rat Man (1988)

   When a pretty model is found dead on an island, her body mutilated, an investigation begins in to just what happened. The deceased model’s sister arrives with a mystery novel writer (David Warbeck), to try and figure out what was the cause of her sisters murder. The duo discover that the explanation is far […]

The House on the Edge of the Park (1980)

   A woman is brutally raped and killed by psychotic Alex (David Hess) late one night. Afterwards he returns to work at a garage where his simple friend Ricky (Giovanni Radice) also works. When a young well to do couple come into the garage asking for help fixing their car and say that they’re going […]