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Silent Night, Deadly Night – Parts 1 and 2

With Halloween behind us, it’s time to look ahead to Christmas – but for horror fans, the fun doesn’t stop. Cult label 101 Films have put together a bloody festive delight with the highly-anticipated 3-disc Silent Night, Deadly...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Gemini

In 1989, director Shinya Tsukamoto unleashed his career-defining cyberpunk gorefest Tetsuo: The Iron Man on the world and changed the landscape of Japanese horror. The disturbing cult classic established the director internatio...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Dawn of the Dead

“When there’s no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth.” One of the most iconic horror films of all time, George A. Romero’s Dawn of the Dead’s legacy is far-reaching. Shaping horror as we know it today, the film is a...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Jeepers Creepers

Finally getting its UK Blu-ray debut just in time for Halloween, cult horror Jeepers Creepers is certainly a film of two halves. Despite a strong opening focused on surprisingly solid character development while establishing dr...
 
 
 
 
 
 

I Spit on Your Grave: The Complete Collection

One of the most controversial and divisive films in the history of cinema, Meir Zarchi’s 1978 horror I Spit on Your Grave has lost none of its power to shock in the last 42 years. The film tells the story of Jennifer (Camille K...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Beetlejuice

As Halloween approaches, Warner Bros Home Entertainment have finally given the 4K treatment to Tim Burton’s finest film – the hilariously spooky Beetlejuice. Like the titular bio-exorcist himself, Beetlejuice is a film that nee...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Dare

In 2004, James Wan and Leigh Whannell took the horror world by storm with their low-budget franchise-launching Saw. 16 years later, director/co-writer Giles Alderson and writer Johnny Grant bring us The Dare, a straight-to-DVD ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Split Second

Feeling like the cheesy lovechild of Ridley Scott‘s Blade Runner and John McTiernan‘s Predator, on the surface Tony Maylam and Ian Sharp’s Split Second doesn’t feel like the usual calibre of film to warrant such a b...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Invisible Man

Back in 2014, with Marvel having proven the sheer box office ker-ching of a long running, multiple character franchise, Universal looked at their back-catalogue of properties and found their iconic monster movies. It started wi...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Revenge

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before. Girl goes on a nice getaway with her boyfriend, said boyfriend’s mates turn up, he turns out to be a grade-A A-hole and things go south, quick. Cue a montage of girl turning into full-bl...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Kwaidan

Director Masaki Kobayashi may not be as well-known in the West as Akira Kurosawa (Seven Samurai) or Yasujirō Ozu (Tokyo Story) but Eureka Classics’ latest release—Kwaidan—looks set to right that wrong. Released in 1964, Kobayas...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Color Out Of Space

Arguably, no genre writer has been as influential as H.P. Lovecraft. Over eighty years after his death, his unique vision of ‘cosmic horror’ continues to inspire both authors and filmmakers. Yet, to date, there have few truly f...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Doctor Sleep

There is a motif in Doctor Sleep which sees Ewan McGregor’s Dan Torrence locking monsters from his past away in metaphorical boxes. It is an adpt one given the way the film is not only contending with being both a sequel to Sta...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Crawl

How’s this for a high-concept horror; what if, during a hurricane a young girl found herself trapped in the crawlspace of her previous family home with a hungry alligator? Sounds great right? In fact, a similar concept was atte...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Brightburn

How to breath new life into the superhero genre? That is the question Hollywood executives will be selling organs to answer in the coming years as we reach peak saturation point of all things caped and powerful. Brightburn, it ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Dark Half

You know that Halloween is just around the corner when a batch of classic horrors start get that lush re-issue treatment. And this October, scare fans are in for a treat with Eureka Entertainments’ duel-format blu-ray, DVD rele...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Suspiria

For some a film like Suspiria should never be remade. It is, after all, a cult-classic. Argento at his very Arengto-ish. So it is with some trepidation that one embarks upon Call Me By Your Name’s Luca Guadagnino’s remake. The ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Castle Rock Season One

Based on characters and settings created by Stephen King, Castle Rock comes fast on the heels of Stranger Things, with a tale of psychological horror that will have you hocked from the get-go. Combining King’s trademark combina...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Us

For his debut feature film Us director Jordan Peele delivered Get Out, a film that resonated with audiences and will no doubt be poured over by generations to come. So his sophomore effort was always going to be a tall order. H...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Pet Sematary

30 years after its original release, Pet Sematary returns thanks to the latest version of the film in cinemas now. But does the original, a film which Stephen King himself scripted based on his own novel, hold up three decades ...