Over the past three decades, we have witnessed the arrival of a plethora of films based on popular videogames. The gaming industry, although still young, lends a new approach to filmmaking, so it was only logical it would branch out into the realm of Hollywood blockbusters sooner or later. It all began with Mortal Kombat […]Read more "Would You Settle for Less?: An Examination of Failed Video game Adaptations Through the Years"
Eerie, wyrd, rural landscapes, old world pagan death cults, a harken back to nature, and more atmosphere, psychedelia, and suspense than you thought possible – folk horror is the sub-genre of horror to rule them all. While certain styles of horror cinema are content with throwing as many jump scares, over-the-top violence, and gore at […]Read more "5 Films to Get you Interested in British Folk Horror"
Donald Glover had a very successful 2016 in what was the most terrifying, confusing year full of unexpected events and shocking celebrity deaths. He created a universally critically acclaimed television series, was cast in Spider-Man: Homecoming (though not as Spider-Man) and as Lando Calrissian in the untitled Han Solo Star Wars spin-off. He also held […]Read more "The best TV show of 2016 – Atlanta"
I love horror movies. Fear is an intense, real emotion that is one of the greatest reminders that you are alive. Which is why every Halloween I make sure to sit down with a few friends and get my blanket ready to hide behind as I discover new horror films. This Halloween, I am going […]Read more "What to Watch this Halloween: Sam’s Picks"
Editor’s Note: This article contains some swearing. I will never forgot the moment, the first time I watched The Lord of the Rings, when the Fellowship first appeared on screen and I snorted my drink in amusement at the sight of drag queen extraordinaire Mitzi Del Bra dressed as an elf. While most people are, I […]Read more "From the Vault: The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)"
Editor’s Note: This article is from our ‘My Favourite Film’ feature, which is your change to get to know this year’s writers. What do you think of Amber’s pick? Selecting just one film from the hundreds I have seen and entitling it as my ‘favourite’ has caused chaos in my brain. I have narrowed my […]Read more "My Favourite Film: Amber’s Pick"
Editor’s Note: We are currently running the ‘My Favourite Film’ feature, which is your chance to get to know our new writers. Take a look at Andrew’s choice! ‘You go public and thirty million people hear what you got to say, nothing, I mean nothing, will ever be the same again.’ One might think Michael […]Read more "My Favourite Film: Andrew’s Pick"