‘Pet Sematary’ Review: A Stephen King Tale That Deserves Better

Sometimes, less exposition is better. Starring Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, Jeté Laurence, and John Lithgow, Pet Sematary is the remake of the 1989 original of the same name based on the Stephen King horror classic. It follows Dr Louis Creed (Jason Clarke) and his wife Rachel (Amy Seimetz), who relocate from Boston to rural Maine…Read more ‘Pet Sematary’ Review: A Stephen King Tale That Deserves Better

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‘Us’ Review: Jordan Peele’s Brilliant Showcase of Twisted Horror

The more and more I think about the concept of this movie, the more terrified I become. Starring Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Shahadi Wright Joseph, Evan Alex, Elisabeth Moss, and Tim Heidecker, Us is the second feature film from writer/director Jordan Peele, who brought us the excellent Get Out in 2017. The film follows a…Read more ‘Us’ Review: Jordan Peele’s Brilliant Showcase of Twisted Horror

‘Velvet Buzzsaw’ Review: A Quirky Satire Which Feels Unfinished

Critique is so limiting and emotionally draining. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Zawe Ashton, Natalia Dyer, Toni Collette, Tom Sturridge, John Malkovich, Billy Magnussen, and Daveed Diggs, Velvet Buzzsaw is the latest Netflix film from writer and director Dan Gilroy, who also brought us the near-perfect Nightcrawler back in 2014. Set in the contemporary art…Read more ‘Velvet Buzzsaw’ Review: A Quirky Satire Which Feels Unfinished

‘Climax’ Review: A Horrifying, Yet Hypnotic Descent Into Madness

Why did I go into this expecting something that wouldn't be bats### insane? Did I forget that Gaspar Noé likes to push the audience to their limits? Starring Sofia Boutella, Romain Guillermic, Souheila Yacoub, Kiddy Smile, Lea Vlamos, Claude Gajan Maull, Sharleen Temple, and Thea Carla Schott, Climax is a French-Belgian horror/musical (it's not that…Read more ‘Climax’ Review: A Horrifying, Yet Hypnotic Descent Into Madness