Film Review: UNDER THE SHADOW (2016)

UNDER THE SHADOW **** UK / Qatar / Jordan / Iran 2016 Dir: Babak Anvari. 87 mins A multi-layered horror film with a unique cultural / political backdrop: Tehran during the seemingly endless Iran-Iraq war of the 1980’s, where residents of an apartment block live in constant fear of an Iraqi missile strike and persistent … Continue reading “Film Review: UNDER THE SHADOW (2016)”

Dawn Of The Dead ‘the zombie movie to end ’em all’ rises again in ‘Limited Edition 4K UHD’ and ‘Limited Edition Blu-ray’

‘Undoubtedly the zombie movie to end ’em all’ Time Out DAWN OF THE DEAD LIMITED EDITION 4K UHD RELEASE & LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY RELEASE ‘One of the best horror films ever made…gruesome, sickening, disgusting, violent, brutal and appalling…also brilliantly crafted, funny, droll, and savagely merciless’ RogerEbert.com   ‘Cynical, devastating and relentless, George A. Romero’s gruelling masterpiece…a brilliant … Continue reading “Dawn Of The Dead ‘the zombie movie to end ’em all’ rises again in ‘Limited Edition 4K UHD’ and ‘Limited Edition Blu-ray’”

Film Review: THE STRANGERS (2008)

THE STRANGERS **** USA 2008 Dir: Bryan Bertino. 86 mins Opening with a questionable “inspired by true events” tag, violent crime statistics and a solemn documentary-style voiceover in the tradition of THE TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE, Bryan Bertino’s home invasion horror is very much a genre film of its time. Unfolding over the course of … Continue reading “Film Review: THE STRANGERS (2008)”

SECOND SIGHT FILMS RELEASING ‘THE STRANGERS’ AS A LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY BOX SET

Horrifying home-invasion The Strangers, the 2008 debut film from writer-director Bryan Bertino (Mockingbird, The Monster), stars Liv Tyler (Lord Of The Rings, The Leftovers) and Scott Speedman (Underworld, Animal Kingdom) as a couple terrorised by masked attackers. Garnering cult status since its release, The Strangers now arrives as a Limited-Edition Blu-ray box set from Second … Continue reading “SECOND SIGHT FILMS RELEASING ‘THE STRANGERS’ AS A LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY BOX SET”

SECOND SIGHT FILMS RELEASING ‘ECHOES OF FEAR’

Creating waves on the US festival circuit and garnering best feature awards galore ECHOES OF FEAR is set to scare the living daylights out of UK audiences as it arrives on digital and DVD this summer from Second Sight Films. Turning the haunted house genre on its head, this chilling scare-fest, will have you clamouring … Continue reading “SECOND SIGHT FILMS RELEASING ‘ECHOES OF FEAR’”