[Movie Review] Final Destination

Starring: Devon Sawa, Ali Larter, Kerr Smith, Kristen Cloke, Daniel Roebuck, Roger Guenveur Smith, Tony Todd Director: James Wong Genre: Horror Cert: 15 Released: 2000 It’s a bunch of teenagers, a horror premise and a set of elaborately mapped out deaths – oh joy! When Alex (Sawa – “Casper”, “Now And Then”) experiences pre-flights nerves […]

[Movie Review] Stigmata

Starring: Patricia Arquette, Gabriel Byrne, Jonathan Pryce Director: Rupert Wainwright Genre: Horror Cert: 15 Released: 1999 Stigmata: Marks or sores corresponding to and resembling the crucifixion wounds of Jesus, sometimes occurring during religious ecstasy or hysteria. There you go – just to get that out of the way prior to the review. Frankie Paige (Arquette […]

[Movie Review] Scream 2

Starring: Neve Campbell, Courtney Cox, David Arquette Director: Wes Craven Genre: Horror Cert: 18 Released: 1997 If ever a film cried out for a sequel, it was “Scream”. The first instalment of what is currently a trilogy, was as unique and sharp as a slasher horror can get. Director Wes Craven and writer Kevin Williamson […]

[Movie Review] Scream 3

Starring: Neve Campbell, Courtney Cox, David Arquette, Patrick Dempsey, Lance Henriksen Director: Wes Craven Genre: Horror Cert: 18 Released: 2000 Hey, how cool is “Scream 3” gonna be!? I mean it’s following two pretty cracking prequels, it’s got Courtney and Neve in it and people die in big bloody messes. Well in a shocking twist, […]

[Movie Review] The Sixth Sense

Starring: Bruce Willis, Toni Collette, Haley Joel Osment Director: M. Night Shyamalan Genre: Thriller Cert: 15 Released: 1999 Willis plays award winning child psychologist, Malcom Crowe. In the midst of celebrating his achievement with his adoring wife, Anna (Olivia Williams), he is confronted in his home by former patient, Vincent Grey (Donnie Wahlberg) who claims […]

[Movie Review] Scream

Starring: Neve Campbell, Courtney Cox, David Arquette, Drew Barrymore Director: Wes Craven Genre: Horror Cert: 18 Released: 1996 Wes Craven is a man who doesn’t like to give up. We all remember the brilliant “Nightmare on Elm Street” from 1984…sadly we all too remember the six sequels. When the sixth film came out, we thought […]

[Movie Review] I Know What You Did Last Summer

Starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Freddie Prinze Jr., Anne Heche Director: Jim Gillespie Genre: Horror Cert: 18 Released: 1997 Winning the award for the longest title since “The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill but Came Down a Mountain”, “I Know What You Did Last Summer” (IKWYDLS) comes hot on the […]

[Movie Review] The Frighteners

Starring: Michael J Fox, Jake Busey, Dee Wallace Director: Peter Jackson Genre: Comedy Cert: 15 Released: 1996 There are many questions that need answering but none more so than, “why does Michael J Fox still look about 12 years old”? Well he doesn’t really look 12 but the man seems to bathe in the fountain […]

[Movie Review] Leprechaun

Starring: Warwick Davis, Jennifer Anniston, Ken Olandt, Mark Holton, Robert Hy Gorman Director: Mark Jones Genre: Horror Cert: 15 Released: 1993 They do say that you should never take a leprechaun’s pot of gold, but Dan O’Grady (Shay Duffin) made that mistake, and paid for it when the little critter came to reclaim it, took […]