Horror films

Veronica (2017) – An extremely chilling horror film

Veronica (2017) – An extremely chilling horror film

Far away from the genre clichés, Veronica (VERÓNICA) is one of those special modern day horror films that holds the essence of old-style filming with special weightage on characters and situations to create the most frightening experience. Set in Madrid in the year 1991, this horror movie follows the titular character Veronica (Sandra Escacena), a […]

The Sublet (2015) – Not a haunted house tale

The Sublet (2015) – Not a haunted house tale

A young couple Joanna (Tianna Nori) and Geoff (Mark Matechuk) with a baby move into a small sublet apartment and tries to settle in. The family is very much normal as they look, but the sublet seems to have its creepiness with paranormal activities that slowly unsettles everything around. As we watch the first few […]

The Smiling Man – A disturbing horror short film

The Smiling Man – A disturbing horror short film

A.J. Briones’ The Smiling Man is one of those few horror short films that has achieved cinematic excellence in every aspect. With just a run time of 7 minutes, the film is a visual treat for the horror movie buffs. First of all, I must make it clear that The Smiling Man is not for […]

Half to Death (2017) – Upcoming Blumhouse horror film

Half to Death (2017) – Upcoming Blumhouse horror film

“Half to Death” is said to be another promising addition to the list of Blumhouse horror films. Reportedly, the makers have pushed back “Insidious: Chapter 4” for the next year while this film directed by Christopher Landon (Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones) will be released in October 13, 2017. “Half to Death” follows a college […]

Hangman (2015): Home Invasion Thriller

Hangman (2015): Home Invasion Thriller

This found-footage thriller Hangman directed by little known (at least for me) Adam Mason has received mixed reviews from the critics. So, I wanted to give it a try with hope that it’s not like one of those mediocre horror flicks I watched lately.  The films starts with the Miller family who has just returned from vacation […]

RAAZ REBOOT – we don’t need another Raaz movie

RAAZ REBOOT – we don’t need another Raaz movie

Recently, we get to watch RAAZ REBOOT – the fourth installment of Raaz horror movie series. As usual the movie promised a lot in terms of horror elements but end up delivering more than enough reasons why we no more need another such horror movie from the makers. For long it seems the Bhatt clan were […]

The Witch (2016) – When the devil tricks a devout

The Witch (2016) – When the devil tricks a devout

Debutant writer-director Robert Eggers hit the right punch at the right time with the film The Witch when horror genre is challenging filmmakers to live up to the high expectations in terms of subject matter, narration and elements of horror that’s should no way be cliché. If I have to introduce the film in just one […]

1920 London Horror Film Review

1920 London Horror Film Review

Vikram Bhatt’s latest horror flick 1920 London is the 3rd installment in the 1920 film franchise [1920 (2008) and 1920: Evil Returns (2012)] starring Sharman Joshi & Meera Chopra. While the earlier two films have moderate success at the box office, this one is not better than its predecessors. It seems the director is obsessed with over-sold passé […]

The Boy – More a Thriller than a Horror

The Boy – More a Thriller than a Horror

Director William Brent Bell, known for his horror films such as Stay Alive (2006) and The Devil Inside (2012) is back with yet another creepy story The Boy. The movie has its share of tense moments with decent acting, but somehow it falls flat in the second half while shifting the path from horror to […]

They Found Hell (2015) – Just an idea, no execution

After accidentally opening a portal to another dimension through a teleportation device, a group of college students find themselves trapped inside an unknown place filled with horror and despair. Hunted by the inhabitants of this hell like place, they have to find ways to come out. The concept of hell or paradise is there in […]

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