Tag Archives: Horror and Gore

September 08

Don’t Breathe (2016)

It has all been done before but this one nails it for steadily escalating tension and sustained terror

June 08

Lilith’s Awakening (2016)

A visually stunning work…full of haunting imagery and ambivalent possibilities

May 31

The Boy (2016)

A horror movie with more originality than usual

March 28

The Witch (2015)

Not your standard horror with floating sheets or flying broomstick-type special effects.

March 17

10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)

The ending transforms this film into an incoherent and unforgivable mess.

February 09

The Babadook (2014)

An unusual hybrid of two closely related but different genres for which Australian filmmakers are acclaimed around the world: the horror and the psychological thriller.

January 09

Goodnight Mommy (2014)

This is what the horror genre is all about: bringing us close to terror, then letting us down from the ceiling, calming us with logic to make our own lives feel better.