Film bits and bobs

Regression (2015)

First published by Sight &Sound, December 2015 Synopsis: Hoyer, Minnesota, 1990. Confronted with written accusations of sexual abuse from his daughter Angela, born-again ex-alcoholic widower John Gray confesses, though claiming … Continue reading

December 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sinister (2012)

First published by Little White Lies Just when you think the whole shakicam subgenre has come to its natural end, ‘found footage’ finds a way to haunt its viewers (both … Continue reading

June 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

Predestination (2014)

Review first published by Sight & Sound, March 2015 Synopsis: Armed with a time machine, an agent hopes to stop the elusive Fizzle Bomber before he can commit a massive … Continue reading

March 9, 2015 · 2 Comments

Daybreakers (2009)

Review first published by Sight & Sound, March 2010 Synopsis: In 2009, a pandemic virus transforms humans into vampires who can live forever, just so long as they stay out of … Continue reading

February 14, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Purge (2013)

Review first appeared in Sight & Sound, August 2013 Synopsis: 2022, America. On the night of the annual Purge, a legalised “countrywide catharsis” of mayhem and murder, security salesman James … Continue reading

August 17, 2013 · 2 Comments


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