Tag Archive | horror genre

Film Review: Countdown

Film Review: Countdown

Review By Frances Winston  Written by: Justin Dec – Starring: Elizabeth Lail, Jordan Calloway, Talitha Bateman, Tichina Arnold, P.J. Byrne, Peter Facinelli, Anne Winters, Tom Segura Reviews of this movie were embargoed until the morning of release. This usually fills me with dread, as historically it has meant that a movie is not very good, […]

Film Review: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Film Review: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Review by Frances Winston Directed by: André Øvredal –  Starring: Zoe Colletti, Michael Garza, Gabriel Rush, Austin Zajur, Natalie Ganzhorn, Austin Abrams, Dean Norris, Gil Bellows, Lorraine Toussaint Halloween may seem eons away (it’s not though) but with the darker evenings creeping in, there is definitely an autumnal feel in the air, which makes the […]

Film Review: Don’t Breathe

Film Review: Don’t Breathe

Frances Winston feels that Don’t Breathe will appeal to fans of the horror genre, and anyone else who just likes to see a good old-fashioned creepy movie Directed by : Fede Alvarez – Starring: Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette, Daniel Zovatto, Stephen Lang This is billed as a horror movie, but if you are expecting terrifying […]

Review: Oculus

Review: Oculus

Frances Winston looks at the horror film, Oculus, and has mixed reactions Directed by: Mike Flanagan – Starring: Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Rory Cochrane, Katee Sackhoff This psychological horror lands in a summer of rom-coms and blockbusters. While that is definitely one way to garner attention, the fact that it is also the first big screen […]