31 Days of Streaming Halloween – Day 27 – Hereditary (2018)

Hailed as one of the most scary horror movies of recent times, we went into Hereditary with a high degree of anticipation. 'Go on, scare us then'. We're hardcore horror pros. Was it frightening? Sort of. Was it disturbing? Yes. Is it one of the best horror movies of all time? Nope. It's a very … Continue reading 31 Days of Streaming Halloween – Day 27 – Hereditary (2018)

31 Days of Streaming Halloween – Day 16 – Wicked Stepmother (1989)

So this film is really awful. It's known as the last work of Bette Davis, who actually pulled out of the project after filming had begun. She died eight months after the film was released. It's a pity this is her final work, but she does turn into a chain smoking cat which is kind … Continue reading 31 Days of Streaming Halloween – Day 16 – Wicked Stepmother (1989)

The Night Evelyn Came Out of the Grave (1971)

The second film in the recently released double bill Dual-Format Blu-Ray and DVD ‘Killer Dames: Two Gothic Chillers by Emilio P. Miraglia’, this is a kinky little affair with great style and glorious giallo thrills. Anthony Steffan plays Alan, an aristocrat who has been released from a mental institution following the death of his wife … Continue reading The Night Evelyn Came Out of the Grave (1971)

Review: The Red Queen Kills Seven Times (1972)

Recently released by Arrow Video as part of the double bill Dual-Format Blu-Ray and DVD 'Killer Dames: Two Gothic Chillers by Emilio P. Miraglia', The Red Queen Kills Seven Times is a captivating Italian giallo movie that explores a hundred year-cycle curse from a family painting where a Red Queen rises to...you've guessed it... kill … Continue reading Review: The Red Queen Kills Seven Times (1972)