HCF SLASHERTHON By Ross Hughes

Founders Day

This is no Thanksgiving….. While Eli Roth’s popular recent box-office smash had a vicious streak of dark humour running though its horror veins, this slasher flick from the Bloomquist Brothers, while drawing comparisons, is a more straight to […]

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LOVE WILL TEAR US APART (2023)

Coming Soon to UK Streaming Abusive parents, bullies, con artists, and creepy drunks might not seem like the most appropriate subjects for a slasher-comedy hybrid, but writer and director Ken’ichi Ugana gives it his best […]

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CUT

  The Australian slasher from 2000 that die-hard genre fans will remember had Kylie Minogue in the Drew Barrymore role…. Much like Halloween before it, the success of SCREAM in 1996 caused a mini Slasher boom, not quite on […]

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It’s a Wonderful Knife

The much loved Frank Capra seasonal classic gets the horror comedy redo, with mixed results…. In an age where THE FINAL GIRLS is still a much loved slasher and the likes of HAPPY DEATH DAY and FREAKY has won the […]

V/H/S/ 85 Bluray
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V/H/S/85 (2023)

V/H/S/85 (2023) Available on Blu-ray, DVD and digital Hot on the tail of V/H/S/94, we’re taken back to the 80’s with more tales of terror in V/H/S/85. Encapsulating the look and feel of the 80’s, horror anthology […]

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HIGH TENSION [2003]

AKA HAUTE TENSION, SWITCHBLADE ROMANCE FRANCE Running Time: 91 mins Releases on 22nd January 2024 Second Sight Limited Edition Dual Format 4K UHD & Blu-Ray is available for pre-order Also available on standalone standard edition […]

Final Summer
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FINAL SUMMER (2023)

FINAL SUMMER (2023) Written and Directed by John Isberg Available on digital in the UK A group of councillors at Camp Silverlake are winding down the camp following a tragic accident, with the owner set […]

Lovers Lane
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LOVERS LANE (1999)

LOVERS LANE (1999) Directed by Jon Steven Ward Available on Blu-Ray from Arrow Video Thirteen years after the brutal murders of a young man and woman on Lover’s Lane, the hooked killer is on the […]

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SCREAM VI (2023)

  GHOSTFACE is back……again! And this time there is no Sydney Prescott to stop him…. So, onto Scream VI Yes, you read that right! Scream VI. By now a sixth film in a horror franchise […]

Tourist Trap
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TOURIST TRAP (1979)

TOURIST TRAP (1979) Directed by David Schmoeller Available on ARROW When their car breaks down near a roadside attraction, four friends are invited to stay at a roadside museum by the owner whilst he helps […]

The Killing Tree
Comedy

THE KILLING TREE (2022)

THE KILLING TREE (2022) Directed by Rhys Frake-Waterfield After being sentenced to death in prison, serial killer Clayton Slayter is resurrected from the grave by his besotted wife but something goes wrong during the incantation. […]

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HALLOWEEN ENDS

David Gordan Green brings to an end his own trilogy of the Michael Myers saga with an entry that is perhaps the boldest and ambitious of its entire 44-year run, the trouble is, it forgets […]

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TERROR TRAIN [1981]

At a Northern Illinois University fraternity’s New Year’s Eve party, reluctant Alana Maxwell is coerced into luring the shy Kenny Hampson into a room where others have placed a woman’s corpse; Kenny is totally shocked. […]