What We Do in the Shadows (2014) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

"We drink virgin blood because it sounds cool." Released in 2014, this comedy horror film is fly-on-the-wall mockumentary following the exploits of 4 modern day vampires living together as flatmates in the New Zealand town of Wellington. It was released fairly 'under the radar' but went on to receive lots of world-wide praise for how… Continue reading What We Do in the Shadows (2014) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

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Return of the Living Dead III (1993) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

"The pain... The pain keeps the hunger away..." You know the score by now; military grade chemical has the ability to animate corpses who become brain-hungry zombies, chaos, panic, fighting, blood, guts, gore....welcome to the 2nd sequel to the successful "Return of the Living Dead" (1985), it's not really like what I have just described… Continue reading Return of the Living Dead III (1993) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

The Return of the Living Dead (1985) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Send... more... paramedics! This 1985 B-Movie comedy horror film was born from of a split between George A Romero and John Russo after "Night of the Living Dead" (1968) (read more about that later). Described as a "mordant punk comedy", this zombie film broke a lot of the established rules created in other zombie films.… Continue reading The Return of the Living Dead (1985) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Day of the Dead (1985) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

They are us. The third film in George A. Romero's "Night of the Living Dead" (1968) series is "Day of the Dead". While it is the third film in the original trilogy, fans of Romero will know that he did make more zombie films later in his career. This 1985 film raises the stakes in… Continue reading Day of the Dead (1985) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Night of the Living Dead (1968) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

They're coming to get you, Barbara! Released in 1968, George A. Romero’s “Night of the Living Dead” is the grandfather of all modern zombie films. It might not be the first zombie film to grace the silver screen, that’s an honour reserved for Victor Halperin’s 1932 “White Zombie” which starred Bela Lugosi, but Romero’s classic… Continue reading Night of the Living Dead (1968) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

The Transformers: The Movie (1986) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Bah weep gragnah weep nini bong Between 1983 and 1987 one of the most iconic cartoons of my youth was in full effect. During that time, in 1986 to be specific, a movie came out that might have been the first film I went to see. It had everything - Action, Drama, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Heartbreak,… Continue reading The Transformers: The Movie (1986) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Empire of the Sharks (2017) ⭐

Not even that bad that it's good for a laugh - a steaming pile of don't waste your time There are some TV movies that are good, there are some that are bad. Some are that bad they are good, and some are that good they shock and amaze. 2017's "Empire of the Sharks" is… Continue reading Empire of the Sharks (2017) ⭐

Criminal (2016) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Great cast but otherwise nothing new Directed by Ariel Vromen this 2016 film has a runtime of 113 minutes and has a cast of A-List Hollywood player to delight. On it's release this film received extremely mixed reviews; some calling it a dark cult classic, while others suggesting it is just an updated version of… Continue reading Criminal (2016) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Night of the Demon (1957) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

"Some things are more easily started than stopped" Do not dismiss this 1957 film as being dated and old, it is a decent film with some high-profile fans from the world of Hollywood. Sited as on of Martin Scorsese's favourite films, and having nods to it in the likes of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show"… Continue reading Night of the Demon (1957) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw (2019) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Going by the name of Michael Not normally a film I would regularly consider watching, I gave this Fast & Furious spin-off movie a chance. It is directed by David Leitch, who has worked on a vast amount of films in lots of various guises, but up to 2019 only has 7 credits as a… Continue reading Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw (2019) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐