#330 Unhinged (2020) Thriller movie review (8.0/10) – “Action throughout, intermittent tension. Not totally believable, sometimes predictable”.

Should I watch? YES, you definitely should … Introduction Unhinged is a 2020 Action/Thriller movie. Whilst this isn’t a pure Horror, I decided to review, due to the recommendation from TheForkingTruth. See her blog linked below (sources). Thanks so much for the suggestion, and I remain open to requests from any readers. Especially those who […]

#306 The Invisible Man (2020) Horror movie review

“Strong display of tension, losing Horror emphasis at times…”- (8.5/10). Why you should read? Love films that retain a sense of mystery throughout? Love films featuring a combination of Horror, Crime, and Drama themes? Introduction  According to ImDb, The invisible man is a 2020 (Drama/Horror/Mystery) movie. Impact  Some level of suspense built immediately, with early […]

#297 Sun Don’t shine (2012) Horror movie review – “Psychological and atmospheric” – (7.5/10).  

The Good  “Facial expression well used”. “Atmospheric effects used well”.  “Powerful character emotions”.  “Increases in depth throughout”.  “Sound, an effective tool”. “Neglect and rejection feature”. “Psychologically challenging ending”. The Bad  “Starts a little slowly”.  “Not really a Horror”.  “Backstories aren’t painted clearly”.  Introduction  Following a pleasant cycle spin from my new home, I settle down […]

#292 Requiem for a Dream 2000 Horror review “Strong ending as a shocking Horror” – (8/10).  

Introduction  Requiem for a dream is a 2000 Drama, according to IMDb. We however reviewed as a Horror, since the Drama features darker themes, and we would argue it meets the criteria for this genre. Impact  Whilst the plot develops slowly, it uses music volume well, along with several stories running simultaneously. There are frequent […]

#275 Interstellar movie (8/10) – “Rich in action, emotion, and thought-provoking”. 

Interstellar movie (8/10) – “Rich in action, emotion, and thought-provoking”. The Good  “Clever ending”. “Engaging characters”. “Frequent setting changes”.  “A number of plot twists”.  The Bad  “Need a long time to watch”. “Takes a while to get into the flow”.  Introduction  Interstellar is a 2014 Adventure, Drama, Sci-fi movie.  Sci-fi impact  Sometimes how things make […]

#228 His House (2020) (6.5/10) – Horror review

“Psychological and challenging Horror. Not chilling, but had a message”.  Introduction  Had a long week ?? Unwind with the new Netflix Horror “His House” review here … His House is a 2020 (Drama/Horror/Thriller) movie.  Horror Impact  The premise and background of the film cleverly increases the vulnerability of the characters. Themes such as poverty and […]

#224 Pyewacket (2017) Horror review- “A real mixed bag, one with a good opening, and an exciting finale” (6/10).

Introduction  Pyewacket is a 2017 (Drama,Horror,Mystery), according to IMDb.  Horror impact The Opening  Melodic prayer provides suspense from the off, thrusting you into a spiritual world, where beliefs may be more important than reality. Darkness and nature provide an immediate sense of viewer vulnerability.  Sound is used highly variably, which seems to enhance frequently varied […]

#192 Dark planet (4.0/10) vs Enders game (8.5/10)

Dark planet (4.0/10) vs Enders game (8.5/10) “Watch (Enders game), skip (Dark Planet)”. Introduction Lockdown may have been amended in the UK, but I am sure you still have time for a sneaky movie every now and again. I’m comparing films, to help you select the best form of entertainment, in these strange times. Who […]