Film bits and bobs

The Hexecutioners (2015)

First published by TheHorrorShow The road to death can be easy or hard. In the past, different cultures have tried to ease this inevitable transition with rituals designed to expiate … Continue reading

April 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Witch Who Came From The Sea (1976)

First published by TheHorrorShow “Who is she?” asks Molly (Millie Perkins) of the female figure on the painting before her. “She’s a witch come out of the sea,” responds Billy … Continue reading

April 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Malatesta’s Carnival of Blood (1973)

First published by TheHorrorShow “I don’t understand anything that’s going on around here, Kit. I feel like a fly caught in a spider web.” Vena (Janine Carazo) and her parents … Continue reading

April 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Premonition (1976)

First published by TheHorrorShow “Something’s not adding up. There’s too many weird things going on. Like your wife bringing you to the lake. And this music. There’s a hidden key … Continue reading

April 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Ghost Train Doesn’t Stop Here Anymore (2016)

First published by TheHorrorShow As a train careers through the dark, Jeremy (Jonathan Rigby), Laura (Claire Louise Amias), Miranda (Jamie Birkett) and Freddie (James Swanton) all find themselves guests at … Continue reading

March 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Baskin (2015)

First published by TheHorrorShow Baskin screened at the Glasgow FrightFest 2016 Monstrous action figures, a toy police car, video game controllers, a puerile drawing of an armed cop under attack … Continue reading

February 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fear Itself (2015)

First published by TheHorrorShow It starts (and ends) with a window. We are inside, in shadow, looking out – at a low angle, as though in a bed or on … Continue reading

February 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Visit (2015)

First published by TheHorrorShow There is a scene early in The Visit where 15-year-old Rebecca (Olivia DeJonge) and her 13-year-old brother Tyler (Ed Oxenbould), as they are driven through a small town … Continue reading

December 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Most Likely To Die (2015)

First published by TheHorrorShow “I’m over it, it’s in the past,” declares Gaby (Heather Morris), as Brad (Ryan Doom), her one-time school boyfriend turned TV star, tries to apologise for … Continue reading

December 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Night Fare (2015)

First published by TheHorrorShow “There are no deadlines that never come due, no debts never paid.” This motto is displayed in the rear of a Parisian black cab for its … Continue reading

October 1, 2015 · Leave a comment


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