On Your Head Be It: A Cautionary Tale at the London Horror Festival 2018

One of our highlights of 2018’s Vault Festival was Out of the Forest’s Lizzie Borden Bluegrass musical Bury the Hatchet so we were delighted when the company invited us to se their latest production On Your Head Be It: A Cautionary Tale at this year’s London Horror Festival.   Stuart (Joseph Cullen) and Eleanor (Sasha…

The Monster (2016)

You can tell Kathy (Zoe Kazan) is a bad mom because not only is she an alcoholic who rants at her daughter, she also smokes. Because Kathy’s relationship with her daughter Lizzy (Ella Ballentine) is so rubbish it’s no surprise that when The Monster kicks off she is setting off on a road trip to…

Monkey Shines (1988)

Allan Mann (Jason Beghe) is the sort of annoyingly perfect guy who puts bricks in his rucksack just to make his morning jog that much more difficult in George A Romero’s Monkey Shines released today on dual format Blu-Ray and DVD in the UK. However an auto accident puts paid to all that when he…

Troll: The Complete Collection

The success of Joe Dante’s Gremlins (1984) inspired a whole bunch of 1980s movies about small critters  including Ghoulies (1984), Critters (1984), Hobgoblins (1988) and Troll (1986) which is released on Blu-ray as part of the Troll: The Complete Collection by Eureka Entertainment on 8 October. As these Gremlins knockoffs go the original Troll is…

Goodnight Halloween

Twelve years (so far) in production Goodnight Halloween an alternate reality short by South Coast filmmaker Luther Bhogal-Jones is now approaching completion. Luther told us: ‘ Set in an alternate Detroit in 1986, Goodnight Halloween presents a world where Halloween creatures have co-existed with mankind forever…now, following the Kreatures Act pushed through the Senate by…

Molly (2018)

In a post apocalyptic world where bullets have replaced currency, a lone woman walks Holland’s coastal dunes scavenging canned food. However Molly (Julia Batelaan) has backstory,  a mysterious scar on her head denotes some kind of surgical intervention maybe some brain tampering, what can it be? (I ain’t about to spoil it for you) Whatever…