Ewan Gleadow

Review: Hereditary

Review: Hereditary

View this post on Instagram New poster just in time for Mother’s Day! Evil is #HEREDITARY — June 8 A post shared by Hereditary (@hereditarymovie) on May 7, 2018 at 8:23pm PDT Having not seen The Exorcist, the frequency of praise Hereditary has lauded itself in of being the “modern classic” is meaningless to me. While not the […]

 Richard Bellis

Review: Alien (40th anniversary)

Review: Alien (40th anniversary)

2019 marks the 40th anniversary of Alien, the original film in the sci-fi horror series, directed by Ridley Scott and starring Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Ian Holm and Tom Skerritt. I had never seen Alien before so I was going in to the cinema with little idea of what to expect: obviously I knew some plot […]

 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 […]

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Why 2017 may prove to be the most important year in film history

Why 2017 may prove to be the most important year in film history

While it may not be remembered as such — due to the lack of any record-breaking Avengers films, or any newsworthy performances from big names like Leonardo DiCaprio — 2017 was a very important year for films. Not because of the financial success of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, which grossed over $1.3 billion worldwide, […]

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Stephen King’s IT is a chilling success

Stephen King’s IT is a chilling success

Words by Alex Snaith The new IT remake of the 1990 TV mini-series had high expectations by film fans – including me. The film starred Sophia Lillis (Beverly), Finn Wolfhard (Richie), Jaeden Lieberher (Bill), Jack Dylan Grazer (Eddie), Wyatt Oleff (Stanley), Chosen Jacobs (Mike), Jeremy Ray Taylor (Ben) and Bill Skarsgard as Pennywise the ‘dancing’ […]

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Review: Resident Evil 7

Review: Resident Evil 7

By Sam Wilkinson Resident Evil 7, which came out on January 24, 2017, is the newest release into the acclaimed Resident Evil horror game franchise, and it’s came back with a bang.   Developed by the game studio, CAPCOM, the creators of the previous Resident Evil games, Resident Evil 7 goes back to the classic […]

 Danielle Blakeley

Get Out: Review

Get Out: Review

On the surface, it may appear that Jordan Peele’s directorial debut Get Out is in many ways a standard cliché horror film. The movies opening scene is set in a traditional manner: abandoned street in the shadowy darkness with an unsuspecting victim. Thrilling jump scares, predictable plot twists and clever tension building continue to establish […]

 Danielle Blakeley

Get Out – Preview

Get Out – Preview

Jordan Peele will be making his directorial debut in the horror-thriller genre with his new film Get Out.

Set in the present, this movie has boldly set itself up to approach deep-rooted issues of race and prejudice. The racially-driven plot sees African-American boyfriend, Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) and white partner, Rose (Allison Williams), attending a weekend getaway in order to meet Rose’s parents. The trip finds them in a white dominated suburb where mysterious […]