How Stupid? – #03 – Ouija (2014)

Don’t play with Ouija boards. If horror films have taught us anything, it’s don’t play with Ouija boards. Debbie (Shelley Hennig), however, decides to play with a Ouija board. Adding fuel to that fire of stupidity, she plays alone. #Stupid. Her friend, Laine (Olivia Cooke), turns up, barely notices the steep change in Debbie’s behaviourContinue reading “How Stupid? – #03 – Ouija (2014)”

Film Review: Unfriended (2014)

‘If it were to be presented as a normal horror film then the plot itself would have reduced this film to be in the darkest corners of the Netflix horror section’ Unfriended, 2014 Directed by: Leo Gabriadze Starring: Shelley Hennig, Moses Jacob Storm, Renee Olstead, Will Peltz, Jacob Wysocki, Courtney Halverson, Heather Sossaman   WhileContinue reading “Film Review: Unfriended (2014)”

Film Review: The Babadook (2014)

Horrortober: The Babadook, 2014 Directed by: Jennifer Kent Starring: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Hayley McElhinney, Daniel Henshall, Barbara West, Ben Winspear   Growing up the horror genre was one of my favourite to watch; by age 11 I’d seen Alien, The Grudge, The Fly and many others as I loved the monsters and the scarinessContinue reading “Film Review: The Babadook (2014)”

Film Review: Annabelle (2014)

Annabelle, 2014 Directed by: John R. Leonetti Starring: Annabelle Wallis, Ward Horton, Alfre Woodard   In my review of The Conjuring I praised it for being given time to let the story grow. This film was given the same amount of time but its end product was nowhere near as good. This prequel was justContinue reading “Film Review: Annabelle (2014)”

Film Review: Birdman: or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

And the Oscar Goes to: Birdman: or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), 2014 Directed by: Alejandro G. Iñárritu Starring: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Emma Stone, Naomi Watts Birdman: or (the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) tells the story of Riggan Thomson, played by Michael Keaton (Spotlight), an actor known famously for his portrayal asContinue reading “Film Review: Birdman: or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)”