Review: Revenge, beauty and beast

Coralie Fargeat swings for the fences with her first feature film Revenge, a brutal shocker that joins a long line of rape-revenge thrillers. Structurally speaking, it’s very familiar to those that came before it—rape and revenge are its main ingredients after all—yet Fargeat’s film feels like something entirely different. Revenge leaves the sleazy exploitative nature of […]

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Art: Night of the Living Dead by Sara Deck

What is there even left to say about George Romero’s legendary film? 50 years later, Night of the Living Dead is still influencing the genre it started back in 1968—a movie that instrumental surely needs no introduction. Not only was there nothing like it when it released, but it was a massive achievement in low-budget […]

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Art: 28 Days Later by Mike Saputo

No one really knew what they were getting into when Danny Boyle’s 28 Days Later first hit screens in 2002. Teaming with Alex Garland—who has since made quite a name for himself—they created a monsterpiece that forever turned the zombie genre on its head. Twenty-eight days after the infection, Jim awakens from a coma only to […]

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The Month in Horror Releases: May

The months of horror keep rolling on, this time into May with a few films that look very promising. While we’re not seeing much this month as far as big budget horror goes, we are getting one of indie horror’s most talked about films this year in Revenge, plus a few more that look quite […]

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Review: Ghost Stories, seeing is believing

Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman bring their stage play to the screen with Ghost Stories, an anthology-like tale of the supernatural that stitches three cases of unexplained terror together in a way that’s never flashy or over-the-top. It springs to life in a funhouse of horrors kind of way that leans into some great jump scares […]

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The Month in Horror Releases: April

There’s a lot to be excited about in the month of April, particularly because we’ll finally see the release of John Krasinski’s debut film A Quiet Place. If you’ve somehow been under a rock these last couple of months, Krasinski’s film killed it at SXSW and is shaping up to be one of the very […]

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