Review – Crawl (2019)

I have to admit, I went into this with quite low expectations. I thought I was in for yet another croc movie, with nothing original to say for itself. How wrong could I have...


Review – Batteries Not Included (1987)

“I Think We Got Elves” Here’s another 80s classic I can’t believe I let slipped through the net. This is an absolutely charming film directed by Matthew Robbins, with Steven Spielberg as executive producer....


Review – The Oblong Box (1969)

The Oblong Box was one of the last films, made in 1969, by American International Pictures. Vincent Price made many films with them including the adaptions of most of the Edgar Allen Poe novels...


Coming Soon – The Third Day

We have a new series on the way from Sky Atlantic called The Third Day. It’s been described as a cross between The Wicker Man, Rosemary’s Baby and Don’t Look Now. Can we even...


Review – Ghost Stories (2017)

Made in 2017, Ghost Stories is a British spookfest with more than a passing nod to the classic Amicus anthology movies of the 1970s, including Tales From The Crypt and From Beyond The Grave....


Review – Joker (2019)

As Dark As It Gets….. Ok so I finally got the chance to sit and watch the much hyped Joker yesterday. Did it live up to all that I’ve heard about it ??? Absolutely...


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Jaws Treading The Boards…… The Shark is Broken – a play that goes behind the scenes of the film Jaws and was a hit at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival last year, is currently running in...


The Swarm (1978)

Before we go any further lets get one thing out of the way. I absolutely love creature features. The whole nature fights back genre fascinates me, and the 1970s provided us with some fine...



Finally got around to watching the much talked about Elton John biopic Rocketman last night. I have to say that despite slight reservations i was pleasantly surprised.