Legion (2010)

Director Scott Stewart (who also had a hand in writing the script) brings us a fun, lively action horror movie about a diner besieged by possessed people who want to ensure the death of a yet-to-be-born child and subsequently spur on the…

The Colour of Pomegranates (1968)

How to portray the life of a poet on film without using traditional cinematic language? Armenian director Sergei Parajanov must have posed this question when he set out to adapt to the big screen the life of poet, national hero and martyr…

Chase The Slut (2010)

Quite a title for quite a little movie that’s packed full of quirkiness, great gags and quotable dialogue and actually has a lot more optimism and sweetness at its heart than its name would suggest. Vanessa Claire Smith (who also wrote the…

Superhero Me (2010)

This zero-budget documentary (okay, we can assume that director/star Steve Sale had some of his own money but barely enough to buy Spielberg a bagel) aims to provide us with a look at what it takes to be a superhero and the hypothesis that…

Cherry Tree Lane (2010)

A suburban horror from the director who brought us the impressive London To Brighton, this is one of the few times I have had very high hopes for a movie only to be massively disappointed with the end result. The movie concerns a couple…

The Proposal (2009)

Before it even begins, we know how The Proposal is going to end. The charm of this film is not in it's story, but in the onscreen chemistry between Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds (as well as the presence of Betty White, which is good for…

House (1986)

Before the film even starts, and we see the New World Films logo, we know we're in for a treat. An entertaining, campy, low-budget treat. Roger Corman has become legend in the world of low-budget independent cinema, and films like House are…

The Hunter aka Shekarchi (2010)

Director Rafi Pitts (who also takes on the lead role) brings to the screen a deft, deep film that happily leaves the viewer wanting more while drawing enough of a detailed picture to give you plenty to mull over and discuss long after the…

Outcast (2010)

The perfect film to point people toward if they’re claiming that the 21st century horror movie has no originality any more. Yes, there are plenty of great influences and references here (from Night Of The Demon and The Devil Rides Out to An…