A Thousand Year Reich Needs Thousand Year Soldiers

  Overlord (USA 2018) Dir: Julius Avery Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Mathilde Ollivier, Pilou Asbæk I don’t think it’s a stretch to say that the war and horror film genres should be natural bedfellows, and given that World War II is indelibly etched into both British and American popular culture it’s surprising that the many crossContinue reading A Thousand Year Reich Needs Thousand Year Soldiers

The night He came home…again

Halloween (USA 2018) Dir: David Gordon Green Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, James Jude Courtney, Nick Castle The 1980’s saw saw the horror genre dominated by the slasher movie; cheaply produced, formulaic shockers revolving around gormless American teenagers being despatched by mysterious masked killers using inventive but increasingly contrived methods of dealing death.Continue reading The night He came home…again