Thinking In The Dark : Trees In Horror Movies

Isn’t it astonishing the power trees can have over us? How they can fill us with joy, enough that we could burst, or, at the other end of the spectrum, make us feel so damn terrified that we’re hardly able to process our feelings, but know only that we need to get away from said… Continue reading Thinking In The Dark : Trees In Horror Movies

Wyrd Watching : The Visit

I'm a big fan of the work of M Night Shyamalan  (The Sixth Sense, Signs, The Village) so was expecting something memorable from his 2015 horror The Visit. And I wasn't disappointed. This found footage movie about two youngsters who go and visit their maternal grandparents for the first time had me screaming. Actually screaming.… Continue reading Wyrd Watching : The Visit

Raise The Horns For Halloween / 6 Must Watch Horror Films

I don't enjoy going out on Halloween. (Well, I don't like going out and socializing on any other night either...) Nowadays, Halloween is all about how sexed up you can make your costume, and I'm not at all in favour of that. I'd much rather stay inside, with the curtains tightly drawn and watch movies… Continue reading Raise The Horns For Halloween / 6 Must Watch Horror Films