Holidays (2016)
Film / Horror

Holidays (2016)

The horror anthology film enjoyed something a resurgence in the 2010s (The ABCS of Death and V/H/S franchises, The Theatre Bizarre (2011), Southbound (2015), Tales of Halloween (2015), XX (2017) et al). Holidays takes that intermittently popular genre trope, the holiday themed horror film, and manages to celebrate no fewer than seven of them in … Continue reading

Terroir (2014)
Film / Horror

Terroir (2014)

John Jopson’s Terroir is the film that targets the horror fans/wine lovers demographic that surely no-one from either camp ever asked for. The title refers to the numerous environmental factors that can affect a crop and is an arcane aspect of wine making that, conveniently, sounds a but like “terror.” We learn all this through … Continue reading

Trolljegeren (2010)
Film / Horror

Trolljegeren (2010)

By turns funny, scary, ludicrous and utterly compelling, Andre Øvredal’s found footage take on Scandinavian found footage folk horror seems at first to be just another The Blair Witch Project (1999) clone. The obligatory trio of camera-toting film students, Thomas (Glenn Erland Tosterud), Johanna (Johanna Mørck) and Kalle (Tomas Alf Larsen) set out to make … Continue reading