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You’re Next (2011)

The home invasion movie has been a staple of the horror genre for a long time. In fact, it probably stretches further back than any of us can imagine (I think back to the original version of The Desperate Hours). With You're Next, director…

You’re Next (2013)

If a comedy is a game of rugby, then horror is the dressage phase of a three day equestrian event. There is a rigid formal structure to, er, cleave to, and success or failure is eked out of nuances and minor variations within that sturdy…

From Beyond (1986)

(*Warning: There might be one or two spoilers here, for those who haven't seen this movie before.*) Prepare to be slimed! An other-dimensional creature feature is coming to getcha! Weren’t the 1980s wonderful? I know Stuart Gordon and the…

From Beyond (1986)

Director Stuart Gordon reunites a few cast members from Re-Animator (Barbara Crampton and Jeffrey Combs) in another movie based on the work of H.P. Lovecraft and while it may not quite reach the giddy highs that the exploits of Herbert West…

Re-Animator (1985)

August here in Edinburgh is an amazing time every single year. Anything can, and invariably does, happen. But this year brought an extra treat for a horror movie fan like myself. This year saw a visit from the hugely successful Re-Animator:…