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Often, the most emotionally affecting films are those revolving around the violation of the domestic space and the family dynamic- The Exorcist (1973), Poltergeist (1982) The Bad Seed (1956) and Hereditary (2018). The idea that the evil can pervade our most sacrosanct home is more terrifying than any promiscuous teenager- mutilating slasher. Veronika Franz andContinue reading “Movie Review- Goodnight Mommy (2014)- Mother Knows Worst”
Sometimes, the most innocuous walls harbour the darkest secrets. Nowhere is this more true than in the criminally underrated Burnt Offerings (dir. Dan Curtis, of the original 60’s Dark Shadows television show and Trilogy of Terror (1975) fame.) Based on Robert Marasco’s 1973 novel of the name name, the story centres around the Rolfs, aContinue reading “Movie Review- Burnt Offerings (1976)- Home Is Where the Horror Is”
Japan is no slouch in the horror department. Some of the darkest tales of all time have originated from the land of the rising sun, including Ringu, The Grudge and the entire bibliography of Junji Ito. One recent work has been of High Rise Invasion, a popular horror-action manga written by Tsuina Muira and illustratedContinue reading “TV Review- High Rise Invasion (2021)- Battle Banal”
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