Gwoemul (2006)
Film / Horror / Science Fiction

Gwoemul (2006)

This wild Korean monster movie from Bong Joon-ho (Salinui chueok/Memories of Murder (2003), Namgeuk-ilgi/Antarctic Journal (2005), Snowpiercer (2013)), known in English language territories as The Host, deftly mixes humour and giant monster mayhem as it pits the residents of Seoul against a mutant tadpole that emerges from the Han River after feeding on discarded formaldehyde … Continue reading

Blood Freak (1972)
Film / Horror

Blood Freak (1972)

Brad Grinter’s extraordinary tale of a man transformed into, of all things, a monstrous, blood-drinking turkey, is a film so inept that even Ed Wood would have sneered at it. Chock full of terrible dialogue (“Go ahead, turn into a Bible freak. See who gives a damn!”), delivered by “actors” who can’t muster a single … Continue reading