HCF Reviews

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 […]

Ghost

Body Cam

A hybrid of The Grudge and End Of Watch, this Mary J Blige chiller has a deep rooted message within its story, but sells itself short in the scares….. For some strange reason the use […]

Comedy

THROW DOWN (2004)

THROW DOWN (2004) aka Yau Doh Lung Fu Bong Directed by Johnnie To Cantonese with English Subtitles Respected, legendary Judo fighter Sze-To Bo has hit rock bottom, leaving the Judo world behind to run a […]

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THE FINAL WISH (2018)

THE FINAL WISH (2020) Directed by Timothy Woodward Jr. Aaron Hammond, a struggling law graduate in Chicago, returns to his family home in the sticks after learning of his father’s death. Whilst attempting to sell […]

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The Dark Red (2018)

THE DARK RED Directed by Dan Bush If there’s been any subgenre that’s come to define the last few years in horror, ‘it could be magic or mental illness’ films aside, it’s ones about women […]

Drama

PROXIMITY (2020)

PROXIMITY (2020) Directed by Eric Demeusy A young man named Isaac goes hiking in the woods, recording a personal video diary on the suggestion of his therapist, when he witnesses a mysterious flying object crash […]

HCF Reviews

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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CAPRICORN ONE [1978]

USA AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 123 mins REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera   Charles Brubaker, Peter Wallis and John Walker comprise NASA’s first manned mission to Mars. However, seconds before the launch, the […]

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BEYOND THE DARKNESS [1979]

AKA BUIO OMEGA [DARK OMEGA], IN QUELLA CASA BUIO OMEGA [HOUSE OF THE DARK OMEGA], BURIED ALIVE, BLUE HOLOCAUST ITALY AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 90 mins REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera   Francesco, […]

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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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Dangerous Lies (2020)

DANGEROUS LIES Directed by Michael M. Scott Towards the start of Netflix’s latest thriller, our main character Katie (Mendes) drives through a lovely looking suburb – the sort of place Lynch or Carpenter could turn […]

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Sea Fever

  The Thing goes Irish in this impressive looking debut feature by Neasa Hardiman that’s high in dread, but low on scares…. Horror on the sea is a long established entry in the genre that […]