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Category: Horror Films

The Thing (2011)

Film review: The Thing (2011), directed by Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. A prequel to the John Carpenter classic by the same name, The Thing takes

The Exorcist (1973)

Film review: The Exorcist (1973), directed by William Friedkin Actor Chris MacNeil (Ellen Burstyn) is starring in a film, but her 12-year-old daughter Regan (Linda

The Haunting (1963)

Film review: The Haunting (1963), directed by Robert Wise Eleanor “Nell” Lance (Julie Harris) has been her mother’s carer for a number of years, but

The Wicker Man (1973)

Film review: The Wicker Man (1973), directed by Robin Hardy The pious police sergeant Howie (Edward Woodward) from mainland Scotland goes out to Summerisle island,

The Shining (1980)

Film review: The Shining (1980), directed by Stanley Kubrick The Overlook Hotel is a big and distinguished old establishment that closes for the winter. It

The Frighteners (1996)

Film review: The Frighteners (1996), directed by Peter Jackson tl;dr: More amusing than scary horror comedy. Since the tragic death of his darling wife, architect

The Haunting (1999)

Film review: The Haunting (1999), directed by Jan de Bont tl;dr: If you haven’t read the book, it’s a creepy but ultimately disappointing CGI-tastic horror