HCF Reviews

AENIGMA [1987]

Italy/ Yugoslavia AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 89 mins/ 85 mins REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   St. Mary’s College, Boston. Kathy, the lonely daughter of the place’s mentally challenged cleaner […]

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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 is a bit of a […]

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THE NEW YORK RIPPER

[1984] In New York, somebody is gorily killing off young,sexually active young women.  Lieutenant Williams, who is often taunted on the phone by the duck voiced killer, enlists the help of a chess playing professor, […]

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MANHATTAN BABY

[1984] Archaeologist George, his journalist wife Emily and their daughter Susie are in Egypt.  While a strange blind woman gives Emily a medallion, George is struck blind exploring a tomb and a helper falls onto some […]

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THE PSYCHIC

Italy 1959.  A young psychic girl called Virginia sees her mother throw herself off a cliff in England. 18 years later the adult Virginia keeps having fragmented visions which put together seem to be of […]

Genres

THE BEYOND

Reviewed by Ross Hughes Now we come to this, Lucio Fulci’s ultimate masterpiece, his Suspria, a film that will live beyond his legacy, and a horror that should be cherished with anyone who claims to love […]