World Cinema

Blood Bath (aka A Bay of Blood) (1971)

Blood Bath (aka A Bay of Blood) (1971)

  Director: Mario Bava First released: 1983 (although made in 1971) Current status: Passed 18 uncut in the UK Shockingly MarioBava’s classic film was refused a certificate by the BBFC [read on…]

The Beyond (1981)

The Beyond (1981)

  [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vltPK0IfP4M[/youtube] Director: Lucio Fulci First released: 1981 Current status: Supposedly available in the UK uncut, although the region 1 release by Grindhouse Releasing is the fullest version. Lucio Fulci [read on…]

In Their Sleep (Dans Ton Sommeil) (2010) by Matt Wavish (Pazuzu)

In Their Sleep (Dans Ton Sommeil) (2010) by Matt Wavish (Pazuzu)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZJe-ffOFLM[/youtube] This new French thriller/shocker treads on familiar ground, is a bit predictable but somehow manages to feel fresh and interesting. The few actors on screen do a fantastic job, [read on…]

The Secret In Their Eyes (2010) by Matt Wavish

The Secret In Their Eyes (2010) by Matt Wavish

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5TjR3pTWk_0[/youtube] This superb Spanish thriller has had some exceptional reviews, and I believe won the Best Foreign Film award at last year’s Oscars and deservedly so. The Secret in Their Eyes is [read on…]

7 Days (Les 7 Jours Du Talion) (2010) by Pazuzu (formerly Dj Vivace)

7 Days (Les 7 Jours Du Talion) (2010) by Pazuzu (formerly Dj Vivace)

7 DAYS (Les 7 Jours Du Talion) (may contain spoilers) Torture-porn, or even torture films in general, have become something of a joke among serious horror fans. The Saw’s and [read on…]