31 Days of Halloween – Day 24 – Planet Terror (2007)

Robert Rodriguez's movie - essentially an exploitation zombie flick - forms part of the double feature of Grindhouse, with Quentin Tarantino's Death Proof. It's all jolly good, gory fun with a starry cast and lots of melting bodies. Rose McGowan's kick-ass protagonist Cherry Darling is a strong lead, as some nasty chemicals are released into … Continue reading 31 Days of Halloween – Day 24 – Planet Terror (2007)

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31 Days of Halloween – Day 22 – Demons (1985)

This bonkers Lamberto Bava Italian classic is produced by Dario Argento and features a large amount of exploding pus, gratuitous 80s heavy metal and some reallllllly nasty demonic transformations. It's also oh so self reflexive, yes! Student Cheryl (Natasha Hovey) is stalked on the Berlin subway by a mysterious masked man. When he catches up … Continue reading 31 Days of Halloween – Day 22 – Demons (1985)

31 Days of Halloween – Day 4 – The Green Inferno (2013)

We've previously reviewed Eli Roth's cannibal horror flick, but how does it fit in with our 31 Days of Halloween viewing schedule? It's tasty - very tasty indeed. Student Justine (Lorenza Izzo, Roth's wife) joins an activist group in the Amazon rainforest, and after their plane crashes they're captured by a tribe of cannibals. It's … Continue reading 31 Days of Halloween – Day 4 – The Green Inferno (2013)