The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)

Director: Nathan Juran Writer: Ken Kolb (as Kenneth Kolb) Stars: Kerwin Mathews, Kathryn Grant, Torin Thatcher Our hero Sinbad (Mathews) is sailing back home in order to marry the princess (Parisa). Along the journey they […]

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Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)

Director: James Bobin Writers: Linda Woolverton (screenplay), Lewis Carroll (books) Stars: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter I have never been the biggest fan of the first film by Tim Burton (as a lover […]

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The Woman in Black (2012)

Director: James Watkins Writers: Susan Hill (novel), Jane Goldman (screenplay) Stars: Daniel Radcliffe, Janet McTeer, Ciarán Hinds Arthur Kipps (Radcliffe) is a young London solicitor still mourning the loss of his wife. Despite this he […]

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Splatter (2009)

Director: Joe Dante Stars: Corey Feldman, Mark Alan, Tony Todd What could go wrong when you have Joe Dante (Piranha, Gremlins, Burbs) directing, Roger Corman (the B-movie king) producing and actors like Feldman and Todd […]

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6 Bullets (2012)

Director: Ernie Barbarash Writers: Chad Law, Evan Law Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Joe Flanigan, Anna-Louise Plowman An opening text statement regarding modern day slavery precedes what was a surprisingly good little action film. I’ve always […]

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Snuff 102 (2007)

Director: Mariano Peralta Writer: Mariano Peralta Stars: Andrea Alfonso, Julián Alfonzo, Rodrigo Bianco Perhaps the true ethics of cinema is the respect of the unseen parts of the image. The film literally starts with a […]

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

Director: Gareth Edwards Writers: Chris Weitz (screenplay), Tony Gilroy (screenplay) Stars: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Alan Tudyk In a galaxy, far far away…..I was slightly disappointed to not hear the usual rousing Star Wars music […]

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The Ridiculous 6 (2015)

Director: Frank Coraci Writers: Tim Herlihy, Adam Sandler Stars: Adam Sandler, Terry Crews, Jorge Garcia Another who’s who movie involving lots of Adam Sandler’s friends and his favourite returning actors. Now I’ll be the first […]

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Grabbers (2012)

Director: Jon Wright Writer: Kevin Lehane Stars: Richard Coyle, Ruth Bradley, Russell Tovey Grabbers is a fantastic little production. A very underrated gem that really should be more well known outside of these shores. What […]

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Dracula Untold (2014)

Director: Gary Shore Writers: Matt Sazama (screenplay), Burk Sharpless (screenplay) Stars: Luke Evans, Dominic Cooper, Sarah Gadon In this, the last of the modern Universal monster remakes before they start their own shared universe consisting […]

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From Beyond (1986)

Director: Stuart Gordon Stars: Jeffrey Combs, Barbara Crampton, Ted Sorel From the crew that brought you the brilliant Re-Animator (and a review of those films will come at some point) comes another masterclass in campy, […]

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