… a fast-paced, occasionally genuinely funny and surprisingly splattery slasher flick with solid performances …
Horror fans have described Thanksgiving as the best horror movie never made. Until now.
… one of the most vital, unique and exciting video games not just of 2023, but of all time.
… an amiable Chrissy horror comedy that could have used a little more meat on the bone.
What better time to devote an edition of Cult Icons to some of the key faces of horror villainy from the past thirty odd years. These memorable actors will forever be tied to the genre due to their multiple portrayals of cinema’s favourite horror icons. Happy Halloween!
Western Australian filmmakers Nathan Stone and Stuart Campbell mix horror, action, superheroes and clowns (you’ve been warned) to thrilling effect in this psycho animated (using Unreal Engine) film – a scene from a larger feature according to the blurb – starring Adelaide Kane. Strap yourselves in!
Blake Fraser’s award winning Australian short form series Patricia Moore, originally produced in 2018, will finally release on home turf
Heavy metal and horror coalesce in The Retaliators, starring and co-directed by the musician turned actor/producer.
…a wonderfully sick and twisted freak-ride…
Despite the scathing reviews, and doomsayers predicting that the planned trilogy will not happen, The Exorcist sequel topped the charts, albeit with a lukewarm screen average for an opening weekend. Speaking of screen averages, the 3+ hour long stage play A Little Life had the best of the lot, whilst Shayda, following a triumphant festival run and only showing on high end arthouse screens, disappointed.