Good morning fellow film fiends! What a week has just gone by, with both TERMINATOR: DARK FATE and DOCTOR SLEEP both underperforming at the box office. I’m not massively surprised over the former’s poor performance given it’s mix of tired plot recycling and Hollywood virtue signalling. I’ll admit to being a TERMINATOR purist (I detestContinue reading Newsblast 11/11/19
Good morning fellow discerning film fans! Feast those tired Monday morning retinas on the following upcoming goodness soon to emerge from the primordial soup of the cinematic underbelly – This October “It simply doesn’t get much better than the two Bills” (Pop Horror) as horror icons Bill Moseley (THE DEVIL’S REJECTS) and Bill Oberst, JrContinue reading Newsblast 23/09/19
Good morning film fiends! Feast your eyeballs on the triple whammy of trashy cinematic greatness I’ve served up below and wile away those Monday morning blues on the grey drudgery of the morning commute. Rejoice I say and remember it’s just another five days till the weekend… This October, you’re not even safe onContinue reading Newsblast 09/09/19
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!
Good morning fellow cineastes, here’s another lowdown on some upcoming celluloid gems to cheer you all up on the morning commute – Afflicted with a dermatological disease, young and beautiful Kira discovers that she can replace her skin with that of other girls. Helped by her lover, she plots a murder and the victim becomesContinue reading Newsblast 03/09/19
Happy bank holiday evening film fiends! First things first – The Stricken Land has joined up with those great folks over at the Smashbomb website! For those unaware, Smashbomb is a review aggregator covering all manner of media, from films, books, video games comics to music as well as stuff like podcasts, tv shows andContinue reading Newsblast 27/05/19
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…