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  • Candyman: Day of the Dead

    Candyman: Day of the Dead

    ★½

    Well I had to finish the series. I’d put this one off for a long time due to the fact that just about everyone that’s seen it hates it. I hate it. There is nothing new here at all. We get an artist who’s the great great granddaughter of The Candyman and she of course calls his name 5 times and summons him and he just kills some people in front of her and that’s about it.

    Tony Todd is…

  • Monster House

    Monster House

    ★★★½

    The fist thing you notice about Monster House is that all of the characters look a bit, well crappy. They are too solid, kind of flat and thus lack the ability to really emote properly. But when you get over that, there’s a fun little film here. I really enjoyed the friendship between DJ and Chowder. They get on great through the whole film and there’s no scene where they fall out then realise they need each other like many…

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  • Under the Skin

    Under the Skin

    ★★★★

    I'd been looking forward to this since I saw a sneak preview of some footage at frightfest. I felt it could go either way, either I was going to be really absorbed in the film and love it, or I was going to find it to be a pretentious and just really not get it. It seems that most reviews of this seem to fall in one of those categories and I was glad to find it absolutely superb.
    The…

  • Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau

    Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau

    ★★★½

    Before I actually review the film, let me just rant for a second. This year, there have been three films above all that I have been most excited for and wanted to see. Kung Fu Elliott, Giuseppe Makes a Movie and this one (incidental all documentaries about the making of a film). All three of them had a few theatrical showings and then went to VOD. So I excitedly each time went to put down my hard earned cash to…