Film Review: LIN! FOREST OF HATRED (2016)
Mar05

Film Review: LIN! FOREST OF HATRED (2016)

Lin! Forest of Hatred is the story of a drunken man who tries to escape his recent past within the embraces of alcohol and solitude in his secluded log cabin. However, the past won’t let go, and as his desperation grows, the forest slowly turns into a nightmare of hatred, suffering and pain. Troceleng Studios created this 26 minute animated horror short. Lin! Forest of Hatred serves up some old school animation. For me whilst...

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Film Review: WAKE IN FRIGHT (1971)
Feb14

Film Review: WAKE IN FRIGHT (1971)

WAKE IN FRIGHT is a 70’s Oz-ploitation film set in the unforgiving barren Australian outback. Written by Evan Jones (based on the Kenneth Cook novel) and directed by Ted Kotcheff the film follows the story of John Grant. John is a young, handsome teacher who works begrudgingly in the small township of Tiboonda. Quite early on we learn that John’s only motivation to teach in Tiboonda is because of his teaching bond, making all new...

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Film Review: AUSTRALIENS (2014)
Feb07

Film Review: AUSTRALIENS (2014)

AUSTRALIENS (2014) The synopsis reads as oddly as the film weaves itself: Ten year old, Australian born, Andi Gibson had what she describes as an encounter with a flying saucer. Although others think she is clearly insane to some degree, she begins to prove them wrong when extra- terrestrial beings begin to descend on Australia in a bizarre nation wide attack. With no assistance coming from any foreign countries, it is up to Andi and...

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Film Review: CRUEL SUMMER (2016)
Feb01

Film Review: CRUEL SUMMER (2016)

CRUEL SUMMER (2016) Cruel Summer is a 2016 dramatic thriller, written as a reflection of some horrifying events that took place in the UK in preceding years. The events involved attacks on teenagers with Autism and Asperger’s. Some cases resulted in physical assaults and sadly in another, murder. SYNOPSIS: Young Autism sufferer Danny enjoys the serenity and solitude of camping. That’s all about to change when enraged teens...

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Film Review: HAPPY DEATH DAY (2017)
Jan24

Film Review: HAPPY DEATH DAY (2017)

HAPPY DEATH DAY (2017) SYNOPSIS: Tree Gelbman is a blissfully self-centered collegian who wakes up on her birthday in the bed of a student named Carter. As the morning goes on, Tree gets the eerie feeling that she’s experienced the events of this day before. When a masked killer suddenly takes her life in a brutal attack, she once again magically wakes up in Carter’s dorm room unharmed. Now, the frightened young woman must...

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