Drama

KOKO-DI KOKO-DA (2019)

KOKO-DI KOKO-DA (2019) Written and Directed by Johannes Nyholm Swedish language with English subtitles Released exclusively to BFI player, Blu-ray and digital on 7th September 2020 A couple are traumatised after the unexpected death of […]

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La Llorona (2020)

LA LLORONA (2020) Directed by Jayro Bustamante Until last year, when the mediocre Conjuring spinoff came out, I’d never heard of La Llorona in my life. Yet, in Latin America, she’s a household name, in […]

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Impetigore (2019)

IMPETIGORE Directed by Joko Anwar When I first heard about Shudder, I assumed it’d be a place people could go to find schlocky, disposable flicks time forgot. While it’s got a lot of that too, […]

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FANNY LYE DELIVER’D (2019)

FANNY LYE D’LIVERED Written and Directed by Thomas Clay In 1657, during the Cromwellian Protectorate after the civil war, England was an oppressed place to live, in particular for women. The puritan patriarchy sees titular […]

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Driven (2019)

DRIVEN Directed by Glenn Payne Last night I was speaking with a friend about my favourite horror-comedies. He’s never liked horror flicks, so was maybe asking about these as a potential route in. I get […]

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The Fanatic (2019)

THE FANATIC Directed by Fred Durst Well, it worked for Rob Zombie. You’ll presumably know director/ co-writer Fred Durst from his days with nu-metal outfit Limp Bizkit. Their juvenile humour, backwards baseball caps and shallow […]

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Feedback (2019)

FEEDBACK (2019) Directed by Pedro C. Alonso Feedback is one of the films I missed at FrightFest last year, in favour of the frankly fantastic Extracurricular. It was also one I heard next to nothing […]

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The Wretched

A young man, struggling to find his way in life after his parents separation, discovers that a 1000 year old witch has targeted the young family next door. But who will believe him? In this […]

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Swallow (2019)

SWALLOW Directed by Carlo Mirabella-Davis Reduced to an elevator pitch, Swallow may sound like Butt Boy’s sister flick: same compulsion, different entrance. In their own way, each also looks at the role of personal control […]

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I See You

  Finally getting a UK release on May 25th, I See You is a twist heavy horror/noir that when finally released, deserves your immediate attention. Just don’t watch the trailer….. I See You came to my horror senses, […]

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Cuck (2019)

CUCK Directed by Rob Lambert There’s more than a smidge of Joker about Rob Lambert’s feature debut: a look into the mind-set of a lowly, unemployed, virginal loner who takes up arms against what he […]

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COLOR OUT OF SPACE (2019)

COLOR OUT OF SPACE (2019) Directed by Richard Stanley Struggling to make a go of their rural home since moving from the city, the Gardner family’s life begins to unravel after a glowing meteorite crash-lands […]