Tag: Lance Henriksen

31 Days Of Horror #17: The Visitor (1979)
Film Review

31 Days Of Horror #17: The Visitor (1979)

I have just finished watching The Visitor and I have no idea what the hell I just watched, or why I liked it so much. It’s a sci-fi riff on The Bad Seed, it’s a religious horror wearing a shiny new spacesuit, it’s The Omen meets The Birds meets Fire […]

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The Omen Pentology (1976 – 2006)

I don’t think I need to say too much about The Omen before moving on to review the movies in the series. It’s a very particular type of horror movie but it’s quite possibly the best of that type and stands tall as yet another classic of the genre. So […]

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EIFF 2011 – An Overview

So that’s it then. The credits have rolled, everyone can breathe a sigh of relief and cinema staff in Edinburgh can stop being irritated by a swarm of people turning up at free screening after free screening to try and catch “the next big thing”. EIFF 2011 was a strange […]

Film Review

The Terminator (1984)

A landmark sci-fi action movie from director James Cameron, it’s almost as much fun nowadays to look at just how full of irony The Terminator is. A movie that has proved to be so influential and have such a lasting legacy yet Harlan Ellison was able to get an out […]

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The Scream franchise (1996 – ??)

Horror fans, for the most part, have been very excited ever since the announcement that Scream 4 was a go. The movie, released in cinemas this week (April 15th is the big day, I believe, and you can check out the trailer here), has a hell of a lot to […]