Directed by: Can Evrenol. Starring: Mehmet Cerrahoğlu, Ergun Kuyucu, Muharrem Bayrak, Gorkem Kasal, Fatih Dokgöz Plot: A group of corrupt cops receive a distress call over the radio. Directed to an abandoned building in the middle of nowhere, they soon find themselves trapped in a surreal and nightmarish world. World cinema can always be relied […]Read More Turkish Delight?: A Baskin review.
Directed by: Jackson Stuart. Starring: Barbara Crampton, Brea Grant, Chase Williamson, Graham Skipper, Matt Mercer, Justin Welborn Plot: Two estranged brothers reunited to clear out their missing fathers video store and find an old VHS board game. Who remembers Atmosphere? Back in the early nineties there was a trend for video board games. Players were […]Read More Press play: A Beyond the Gates review.
There is a phenomenon in the world of film production that draws lines of angry division like no other. Level headed people can turn in to an angry, vehement mob at its very mention. I’m a talking about the ever present spectre of the film remake. The film remake isn’t a new prospect by any […]Read More The remake: A divisive cinematic phenomenon.
Starring: Alison Brie, Betty Gilpin, Sydelle Noel, Britney Young, Marc Maron, Kate Nash, Kia Stevens, Gayle Rankin Last year a show arrived on Netflix that ticked a number of boxes for me. It was a tightly written and expertly delivered comedy all about legendary womens wrestling promotion GLOW from the people that brought us Orange […]Read More Nothin’s Gonna Stop Them Now: A Glow season 2 review.
In recent years, modern horror has evolved as a genre. Horror has always been quite a niche cinematic genre but a new kind of modern horror movie is raising its head. These films are gaining massive critical success but with massively divergent audience opinion. Has modern horror just become even more niche? Since their inception, […]Read More Has modern horror become more niche?
Directed by: Ari Aster. Starring: Toni Collette, Alex Wolff, Milly Shapiro, Ann Dowd, Gabriel Byrne. Plot: When Ellen passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry. The more they discover, the more they find themselves trying to outrun the sinister fate they seem to have inherited. Film […]Read More Clucking Hell!: An Hereditary review.
Created & written by: Will Sharpe. Starring: Julian Barratt, Olivia Colman, Daniel Rigby, Sophia Di Martino, Will Sharpe, Plot: Maurice and Deborah’s marriage is in turmoil. Donald is embarking on a new business venture. Shun is struggling to cope following his devastating revelation to his publishers and Amy becomes obsessed with a book she finds […]Read More In Bloom: A Flowers series 2 review.