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Fantasy Island (horror film: movie trailer).

November 12, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More
Fantasy Island (horror film: movie trailer).

Here’s the movie remake of Fantasy Island, recast as a kind of Westworld horror flick where bad stuff happens and people die. Not much of a fantasy, then? Here’s dat official blurb … The enigmatic Mr. Roarke (Michael Peña), makes the secret dreams of his lucky guests come true at a luxurious but remote tropical […]

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Scoob (animated movie: trailer).

November 11, 2019 | By | Reply More
Scoob (animated movie: trailer).

Here’s the first trailer for the new animated Scooby-Doo movie, Scoob – aka Scooby-Doo’s origin story and the first case for Mystery Inc. SCOOB! reveals how friends Scooby and Shaggy first met and how they joined with young detectives Fred, Velma and Daphne to form Mystery Inc. Scooby and the gang face a plot to […]

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The Invisible Man (horror film: trailer).

November 10, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Invisible Man (horror film: trailer).

Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale) stars in The Invisible Man, a modern tale of obsession inspired by Universal’s classic monster character. Trapped in a violent, controlling relationship with a wealthy and brilliant scientist, Cecilia Kass (Moss) escapes in the dead of night and disappears into hiding, aided by her sister (Harriet Dyer, NBC’s The InBetween), […]

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Colour Out of Space (SF-horror movie: trailer).

November 7, 2019 | By | Reply More
Colour Out of Space (SF-horror movie: trailer).

Colour Out of Space is an upcoming scifi horror movie from Richard Stanley based on the Lovecraft story of the same-ish name, where a meteorite crashes in the peaceful rural town of Arkham, Massachusetts, and vegetation starts growing massive but mutated, animals are driven mad and deformed, and the the townspeople begin to go nuts […]

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Wendy (fantasy film: trailer).

November 7, 2019 | By | Reply More
Wendy (fantasy film: trailer).

In Wendy, Benh Zeitlin re-imagines the Peter Pan tale, where, lost on a mysterious island where ageing and time are suspended, Wendy fights to save her gang of young runaways from the perils of growing up and various adult stranger-dangers. Hitting the cinema on February 28th 2020. 

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Doctor Sleep (film review by Mark Kermode).

November 2, 2019 | By | Reply More
Doctor Sleep (film review by Mark Kermode).

Our man of many movies, Mark Kermode, reviews Doctor Sleep – the horror movie sequel to The Shining, based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. The film, set several decades after the events of The Shining, mixes elements of the novel and the Stanley Kubrick flick.

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The Aeronauts (film review by Mark Kermode and Felicity Jones interview).

November 2, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Aeronauts (film review by Mark Kermode and Felicity Jones interview).

Here’s the review of the film, The Aeronauts, by our man-of-many-movies, Mark Kermode, as well as an interview with Felicity Jones. This flick looks kind of steampunky, even though it’s a historical adventure – stick on a pair of brass goggles and it could have leapt straight out of the pages of one of Stephen […]

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The Predator (2018) (DVD film review).

November 1, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Predator (2018) (DVD film review).

I recently pulled ‘The Predator’ DVD. I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect and couldn’t avoid the bad press it was getting. After the 2010 ‘Predators’ film, it was becoming obvious that they were pulling away from Earth but were they running out of places to go with the hunters. Director Shane Black co-wrote with […]

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An American Werewolf In London (1981) (Blu-ray film review).

October 30, 2019 | By | Reply More
An American Werewolf In London (1981) (Blu-ray film review).

It’s hard to believe ‘An American Werewolf In London’ is 38 years old. Written and directed by John Landis who relied on British landscapes before moving to the capital. Indeed, his intention was to make a very British horror film with a dash of comedy. This is the full uncut version. Two American student hitchhikers, […]

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Little Joe (scifi film: trailer).

October 30, 2019 | By | Reply More
Little Joe (scifi film: trailer).

In new scifi horror movie Little Joe, Alice, a scientist, creates a genetically modified plant which is designed to make humans happy – but when she takes a plant home for her son, Joe, it begins to cause uncanny changes verging on the Invasion of the Bodysnatchers-variety. 

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