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Hell Fest (2018) Film Review

Hell Fest features the perfect setting for a slasher, where monsters lurk round every corner waiting for unsuspecting victims to cross their paths. Of course, it’s all just for fun and no one is supposed to get hurt, but in Hell Fest, one…

Candyman (1992)

Adapted from the short story by Clive Barker, Candyman is a bit of a modern horror classic. Written and directed by Bernard Rose, it mixes some social commentary, some urban legends and a load of intelligence to create a rich, satisfying,…

Enemy Territory (1987)

Gary Frank plays Barry, an insurance salesman who desperately needs to get his life back on track, in this action thriller, one of the truly neglected gems of the 1980s. Barry needs just one good commission to help him put things right,…

The Man From Earth (2007)

Okay, bear with me while I try to review The Man From Earth without giving away the core idea of the thing which, itself, is quite an enjoyable reveal as the slight plot unfolds. As John Oldman (David Lee Smith) is packing his…

Final Destination 5 (2011)

The previous four Final Destination movies are reviewed here if anyone wants to compare opinions before reading my review of Final Destination 5. It’s tough being one of the later instalments in a movie franchise, having to welcome…

Hatchet (2006)/ Hatchet II (2010)

Hatchet (pitcured) - An enjoyable, gory and fairly silly throwback to the real high (or low, depending on your taste) point of slasher flicks, Hatchet crafts it’s own little legend rather nicely and sketches everything out deftly enough to…