Film bits and bobs

Cutter’s Way (1981)

First published by Little White Lies Much as womanising slacker Richard Bone (Jeff Bridges) finds himself late one evening in a rainy Santa Barbara alleyway at the same time as … Continue reading

April 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Messenger (2015)

First published by Sight & Sound, October 2015 Synopsis: An English coastal town, the present. Off-his-meds drifter Jack sees the dead, and reluctantly helps them communicate with the living. The … Continue reading

October 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Pod (2015)

First published by Little White Lies Featuring, like Ted Geoghegan’s We Are Still Here, a basement and Larry Fessenden is Pod, written and directed by Mickey Keating (Ultra Violence, Ritual). While … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Banshee Chapter (2013)

Review first published by Grolsch FilmWorks Given that the last FrightFest title to feature banshees was 2010’s dull Raimi ripoff Damned By Dawn, the title alone of The Banshee Chapter might … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · 4 Comments

The Forgotten (2004)

Review first published by Movie Gazette Joseph Ruben’’s ‘The Forgotten’ opens with a sweeping aerial view of New York City, before zeroing in on a group of young children playing … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · Leave a comment


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