Category: horror

REVIEW: A Quiet Place (2018)

In the aftermath of a global cataclysm, the world is overrun with lethal carnivorous monsters. They are blind, but their hearing is so keen that the slightest sound can alert them to their victim's presence. One family - a father (John Krasinski), mother (Emily Blunt), son (Noah Jupe), and daughter (Millicent Simmonds) - do their ...

REVIEW: Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth (1992)

Aspiring television news reporter Joey Summerskill (Terry Farrell) seems to have hit on the story of a lifetime when she sees a man brought into the emergency room close to death, and embedded with hooked chains over his entire body. Instead she is dragged into a crisis in hell as the Cenobite leader Pinhead (Doug ...

REVIEW: Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988)

In the aftermath of her family's destruction, Kirsty Cotton (Ashley Laurence) wakes up in a psychiatric hospital. The ambivalent Dr Channard (Kenneth Cranham) claims he wants to help Kirsty, but it soon becomes clear he has his eye on unlocking the demonic puzzle box and exploring the mysteries of hell for himself. Soon Kirsty's dead ...

REVIEW: Hellraiser (1987)

Decadent thrill-seeker Frank Cotton (Sean Chapman) acquires a strange puzzle box, and upon opening it is swept away to another dimension. Months later Frank's estranged brother Larry (Andrew Robinson) moves into the family home. Frank, however, has returned - and needs the help of Larry's wife Julia (Clare Higgins) to escape the demons that pursue ...

REVIEW: The Endless (2017)

Brothers Justin (Justin Benson) and Aaron (Aaron Moorhead) once escaped from what Justin described as a 'UFO death cult'. Several years later they are barely making a living as cleaners in the city when they receive an old videotape in the mail. On the tape they find a message from the cult, farewelling them before ...

REVIEW: Raw (2016)

Justine (Garance Marillier) is a first-year veterinary student, joining the same prestige academy where her parents studied and where her older sister Alexia (Ella Rumpf) is a senior. During the academy's brutal and demeaning hazing rituals, Justine - a committed vegan - is soaked in blood and forced to eat a raw rabbit's kidney. She ...

REVIEW: Get Out (2017)

Chris (Daniel Kaluuya), an African-American photographer, reluctantly agrees to accompany his white girlfriend Rose (Allison Williams) to her family's country home for the weekend, in order to meet her parents (Catherine Keener and Bradley Whitford). When he arrives he finds the Armitage home staffed by black servants who behave in increasingly strange ways towards him. ...

REVIEW: The Conjuring 2 (2016)

In the London borough of Enfield, single mother Peggy Hodgson (Frances O'Connor) and her family are tormented by strange and supernatural activity in their house. When it appears that her daughter Janet (Madison Wolfe) has become possessed, the Catholic Church invites American paranormal investigators Lorraine (Vera Farmiga) and Ed Warren (Patrick Wilson) to investigate. The Conjuring ...

REVIEW: Sadako vs Kayako (2016)

University students Yuri (Mizuki Yamamoto) and Natsumi (Aimi Satsukawa) watch a cursed videotape and find themselves both fated to die at the hands of the violent spirit Sadako. Across town high schooler Suzuka (Tina Tamashiro) is haunted by the vengeful ghost Kayoko that hides inside a house with a long history of violent murder. When ...

REVIEW: The Void (2016)

Police deputy Daniel Carter (Aaron Poole) finds a young man covered in blood on the side of the road. He takes him to the nearest rural hospital, which is immediately surrounded by masked cultists. Breaking through the cult is a father and son bearing weapons and murderous intent. Meanwhile in the bowels of the hospital ...