Film bits and bobs

Inside (À l’intérieur) (2007)

First published by Little White Lies “I was in labour for 12 hours with my first. Shit, I didn’t half fucking suffer! And all for nothing. Stillborn.” This anecdote, tactlessly … Continue reading

July 4, 2015 · 4 Comments

Splice (2009)

First published by Film4 Synopsis: In this updated riff on Frankenstein, directed and co-written by Vincenzo Natali (Cube, Cypher), scientific hubris and tainted love combine to create an unstable and dangerous … Continue reading

July 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

Society (1989)

First published by FilmLand Empire “The rich have always sucked off low-class shit like you.” This line, coming late in Brian Yuzna’s Society, effectively summarises the film’s dog-eat-dog – or … Continue reading

June 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Human Centipede II (Full Sequence) (2011)

First published by Little White Lies If Franz Kafka’s 1915 novella The Metamorphosis begins with Gregor Samsa waking from troubled dreams to find himself transformed into a monstrous bug, then Tom Six’s The … Continue reading

April 30, 2015 · 4 Comments

The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2010)

First published by Little White Lies “It’s a very sick film, we know that, we tried our best to give you everything you need.” This was how, at the Film4 … Continue reading

April 30, 2015 · 5 Comments

The Stomach (2014)

First published by TwitchFilm [mild spoilers] “I just want to be empty,” Frank (Simon Meacock) tells his brother Tom (Ben Bishop). Wide-eyed, bearded Frank is at breaking point. Thanks to … Continue reading

April 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bad Milo! (2014)

Review first published by Grolsch FilmWorks The prologue to Bad Milo! ends with the camera zooming into the gaping, screaming mouth of Duncan Hayslip (Ken Marino), before taking a CGI-rendered … Continue reading

August 30, 2014 · 1 Comment


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