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Scorned Reviewed: Scarred For Life!

March 18, 2015 9:00 am0 comments
Scorned Reviewed: Scarred For Life!

Scorned released in 2013 and directed by Mark Jones. Its premise is infidelity and the circumstances that soon surface as an affair progresses. The establishing (opening) shots attempt to demonstrate a strong presence. White text lies on a black backdrop; its content leads to a convincing argument. SMS messages read […]

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The Greatest Horror

October 31, 2014 5:40 pm1 comment
The Greatest Horror

Happy Halloween! Going out dressed as your favourite horror villain or just fancy staying in and watching films that’ll make you shiver and scream? Well do I have a trick-or-treat for you in the shape of ten of the finest horror films of all-time. Let the countdown begin….   10. […]

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The Human Centipede: First Sequence – A Horrifying Review

September 29, 2014 6:50 pm5 comments
The Human Centipede: First Sequence – A Horrifying Review

That’s it! I have to say something, or I’m going to explode! It may sound like I’m a little furious, or overexcited to speak out. Maybe I am. Last week, I was browsing Netflix, (as I always do), looking for a good movie to watch. Still searching, I finally noticed The […]

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The League of Gentlemen: Becoming a State of Mind

July 15, 2014 9:50 am0 comments
The League of Gentlemen: Becoming a State of Mind

The League of Gentlemen, a comedy show so exquisitely entwined with horror, it seems to ingratiate itself into the very fibres of the subconscious. ‘What on Earth did I just watch?’ seems to be a fairly corporate reaction, and the truth is that there is no real way of describing […]

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The Quiet Ones – Review

April 25, 2014 10:25 am0 comments
The Quiet Ones – Review

Hammer Films rarely produce a horror film that isn’t that scary. The Quiet Ones is the execption to their rule. In a way, however, Hammer Films does succeed in making an okay-ish film, despite its inherent lack of truly ‘jumpy’ moments. Sporting the ‘based on a true story’ tagline that […]

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The Meat Farm

October 21, 2013 12:00 pm0 comments
The Meat Farm

It’s a grim sight. A sight I never thought I’d see and definitely not a sight for sore eyes – quite the opposite in fact, my eyes are sore because of the sight that I will have to see for almost every day for the rest of my husk of […]

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You’re Next – A Sloppy Slasher Film

September 12, 2013 10:34 am0 comments
You’re Next – A Sloppy Slasher Film

The trailer for ‘You’re Next’ made this film look like an original and creative slasher film. If not a little inspired by the 2008 film ‘The Strangers’. The idea of your home being invaded by menacing individuals trying to cut you open with no apparent motive is pretty horrifying. One […]

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The Conjuring – A Review

August 10, 2013 12:08 pm0 comments
The Conjuring – A Review

It’s the little film that could. ‘The Conjuring’, with its meagre twenty-million dollar budget has beaten out every other blockbuster film in its path, amassing a whopping eighty-four million dollars so far. But why is it that a film whose story has been told time and time again is managing […]

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