Ewan Gleadow

Review: Halloween

Review: Halloween

Having not seen John Carpenter’s rendition of Halloween, it felt a bit silly to dive into a reboot sequel series that I’d had little interest for. Even now I’m struggling to think of my reasoning for watching David Gordon Green’s abysmal take on the renowned slasher classic.  Perhaps the main problem of all is the pacing […]

 Amy Robinson

Halloween 2018 Review (Spoilers)

Halloween 2018 Review (Spoilers)

  View this post on Instagram   Don’t. Miss. Out. Get tickets to see #HalloweenMovie, NOW PLAYING in theaters – Link in bio. A post shared by Halloween Movie (@halloweenmovie) on Oct 20, 2018 at 10:01am PDT After 40 years of anticipation, Michael Myers has returned to cinema screens to terrify a new generation. Starring […]

 Amy Robinson

The Haunting of Hill House: the show you should be watching!

The Haunting of Hill House: the show you should be watching!

  View this post on Instagram   The Haunting Of Hill House This October on Netflix! @luluswilson @impaxtonsingleton @mckennagraceful @timothyhutton A post shared by The Haunting Of Hill House (@thehauntingofhillhousenetflix) on Sep 10, 2018 at 2:03am PDT WARNING: This is not for the faint hearted, and believers of the paranormal may be haunted for some […]

 Stacey McMaster

Our top five spooktacular films to watch this Halloween!

Our top five spooktacular films to watch this Halloween!

Halloween is fast approaching! For some, this will mean being dragged around trick-or-treating on a damp, dark, autumn night. For others, it will be a chance to cosy up to a classic seasonal film. For those lucky enough to score themselves a movie night, here are our top five Halloween picks this year. Halloween (2018): It […]

 Paul Farrell

Top 5 Halloween TV specials

Top 5 Halloween TV specials

To celebrate the arrival of all Hallows Eve here are some of the 5 best Halloween specials on TV

Halloween is one of Northern Lights’s favourite holidays, originating in Ireland as a means of warding off spirits and unsavoury creatures it has now evolved into a holiday where kids get free sweets. Movies, TV and games all recognise this as there are so many great Halloween specials and here are 5 such examples, but […]

 Courtnie Kerr

Top 10 Fictional Characters That Inspired Halloween Costumes

Top 10 Fictional Characters That Inspired Halloween Costumes

With Halloween just around the corner, the hunt for the best costume is on and most people are taking to films to get their inspiration.

Without a doubt there have been some pretty memorable films, memorable characters and even more memorable costumes that come with them. Here is a rundown of the top 10 fictional characters that have sparked a costume rampage on the world…   Wednesday Addams – The Addams Family: With her ghostly pale skin and monochromatic style, […]

 Stacey McMaster

Top 10 things to do in the North East on Halloween

Top 10 things to do in the North East on Halloween

Halloween is one of the busiest times of the year with so many different activities to choose from. Therefore to make the occasion easier we have compiled a list of great things to do in the North East.

Newcastle’s Haunted City Tours These terrifying adventures can range from family friendly to extreme fright adult only. Tours can range from historical walks to the use of Ouija boards and séances to those who are interested.  Halloween Show, Boulevard Ranging from The Addams family to Wicked with fancy dress more than welcome. It’s open until […]

 Adam Wood

Top 5 Horror Films to watch this Halloween

Top 5 Horror Films to watch this Halloween

It’s that time of year where we are allowed to look stupid and dress in whatever costume we like. This was the perfect opportunity to list the top 5 favourite horror films, so instead of going out getting sweats (because that’s something you’re not allowed to do after a certain age) or going out to a party, why not get a bowl of popcorn and sit in front of your TV and scare yourself silly.

So go get yourself a cup of tea and a biscuit to dunk and once you’ve read this why not pick your favourite scary film and scare yourself silly. 5. The Cabin in The Woods This is a 2012 American horror comedy, in which five teenagers who visit a remote cabin in the woods. This […]

 Georgina Earley

Top 10 most expected Halloween costumes this year

Top 10 most expected Halloween costumes this year

This October there's no surprise that with all the goings-on with killer clowns, the hype of Suicide Squad and the backlashes between the two presidential candidates that these will appear on the streets all over the UK this Halloween.

Here are our top 10 most expected Halloween costumes of 2016: 10 – Baywatch Although people would argue that it’s a bit too nippy to wear trunks or a swimsuit, you would be surprised to see who will defy the odds to wear Anderson’s or Hasselhoff’s world famous outfits this Halloween. 9 – Emoji/Snapchat filters This costume […]

 Jordan Davidson

Top 5 International Horror Films

Top 5 International Horror Films

One of the original masters of the horror genre, H.P. Lovecraft, once said:“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear”.

This emotion frequently transcends the barriers of language and culture, showing us that no matter where we hail from, we all love a good scare. With this in mind, we’ve put together a list of some of our absolute favourite horror movies from across the world for you to enjoy… Let the Right One In: Swedish When done right, vampires […]