Category Archives: Slasher

Fear (1996)

How many times have you lied when someone has come on to you in a bar to avoid a confrontation or an insult? I used to be guilty of it. You wear a ring on your wedding finger, you pretend … Continue reading

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Stage Fright (2014)

This week has been a kicker, huh? Bombs dropped, both metaphorical and physical, world leaders engaging in a pissing contest that soaks everyone’s walls but their own, and informed, sensible, and dare I say normal, human beings are  trying to … Continue reading

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All Good Things (2010)

You’d have to have been living under a rock (or at least to have some wicked expensive laptop issues like I’ve had), to have not heard about the controversial documentary The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst, and … Continue reading

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The Houses October Built (2014)

Fear is big business. There is a billion dollar industry dedicated industry dedicated to just that. Horror films, theme parks, ghost walks, paranormal shows (real or fictional), and haunted house attractions. Now we have haunted houses in the UK, but … Continue reading

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The Burning (1981)

Sexism is rife in the film industry and practically powers the horror game, we know this. And I’m not talking about the big Madonna/Whore stereotypes that have practically become an industry in joke by now, but the sleazy, insidious sexism … Continue reading

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Butcher Boys aka Boneboys (2012)

The evolution of the cannibal film has been a slow one. From the campy beginnings of 2000 Maniacs, to the Italian exploitation romps of the 70’s and 80’s such as Lenzi’s Eaten Alive (1980), and Deodato’s Cannibal Holocaust (1980), full … Continue reading

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Among Friends (2013)

Dinner parties are one of the weirdest rituals in the spectrum of human interaction. I mean; you have friends, you hang out with them, you laugh, you go out, you stay in, you eat, you watch films, you drink, and … Continue reading

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