Escape from Cannibal Farm (UK 2017) Dir: Charlie SteedsKate Davies Speak, David Lenik, Rowena Bentley, Barrington De La Roche, Peter Cosgrove, Toby Wynn Davies The Harver clan head out into the English countryside for a camping holiday in an attempt to bury familial tensions and patch up their differences. Clearly no one told them thatContinue reading Fight to Survive, or get Eaten Alive!
Winterskin (UK 2018) Dir: Charlie Steeds David Lenik, Rowena Bentley, Barrington De La Roche, Peter Cosgrove, Kate Davies Speak In the frozen wilds of North America, Billy Cavanagh (Lenik) becomes separated from his father (Cosgrove) while on a deer hunting expedition. Chancing upon a secluded cabin, Billy is shot in the leg by persons unknown,Continue reading There’s something in the snow…
Hail there film fiends! Muchos apologias for the long bout of radio silence, what with Christmas, having the builders in and generally juggling the life admin, I’ve had little to no time to devote myself to the site. Four months into 2019 and I’ve finally managed to put fingers to keyboard and there’s a backlogContinue reading Newsblast 29/04/19
This October, GRIMMFEST, Manchester’s International Festival of Fantastic Film celebrated its tenth anniversary with the biggest line-up of film premieres ever, along with audiences to match. Now the Festival Jury’s votes are all in, and the audience ballots all tallied up, Grimmfest is proud to reveal this year’s award-winners: Horror Channel Lifetime Achievement Award: BARBARA CRAMPTON (RE-ANIMATOR,Continue reading Grimmfest 2018 Award Winning Films
Dogged (2017) UK Dir: Richard Rowntree Sam Saunders,Toby Wynn-Davies, Tony Manders, Debra Leigh-Taylor Sam (Saunders), a university student returns to his middle class parents home, a remote tidal island called Farthing to attend the funeral of Megan Lancaster (Abigail Rylance-Sneddon), the 11 year old daughter of family friends who has mysteriously perished from a cliffContinue reading Paranoia was the first warning…
Good morning and fine fettle to you, my celluloid loving brethren! The 25th day of this September sees the unleashing of Brit backwoods horror ESCAPE FROM CANNIBAL FARM (CANNIBAL FARM in the US) on to the home viewing market. This is a title I’ve been anticipating for a while now, ever since it came toContinue reading Newsblast 10/09/18
Hailing from the rainswept northern climes of the UK, Elliott Maguire is the writer and director behind the dark psychological horror film THE FERRYMAN, which is currently available on the Vimeo platform (you can rent or buy it here.) Filmed exclusively using iPhone 7’s on a micro budget in and around his home city ofContinue reading An Interview with writer and director Elliott Maguire