Screamtime is a super fun British horror anthology with three solid segments & a "friends watching tapes" wraparound, 1st segment features Punch & Judy [weakest but still fine!], the 2nd segment is creepy w/ extrasensory & slasher elements and the 3rd segment is full-on horror fantasy with naughty gnomes and feisty fairies!! Watch it on pr!me!
Tales of the Unknown is a horror anthology without a wraparound, working more as four short films stitched together without any sort of cohesive theme but at least they were all enjoyable?!
1st segment was about an insurance agent making a deal with death, the 2nd segment was the weakest with a heavier focus on comedy in a boring stand up "how annoying is triple A and waiting in line @ the DMV"-sorta-gag, the 3rd segment was creative & prophetic with…
Let's get this out of the way, The Witch is a horror film, you can put it in all of your other subcategories but, at its very core--it's a genre film whether you feel comfortable with the classification or not.
This film covers the horrors of colonialism, emigration, religious conviction, starvation, witch trials, patriarchy, puberty, loss, and if methodically exposing each of these very horrifying real life tribulations isn't terrifying and alarming enough, there's a god damn witch and evil…
After having over a meter (3 feet for my fellow Americans) of snow fall on us in just a few days, the isolated and trapped feeling gave us great cause to want to watch the ultimate cabin fever-in the depth of winter film. Regardless of how many times one has seen The Shining, it never loses that overwhelming sense of dread.
As soon as Jack Torrance is in frame, that uneasy feeling takes over. I feel as though I wish…