Film Reviews

You can check out out Spooky film reviews here. We regularly reviews horror and supernatural films either made in the UK or Ireland, or have deep links with the countries. For instance, it stars one of our horror stars or is based on British or Irish book, like Dracula or Frankenstein.

Nicholas Vince’s ‘The Night Whispered’ gives us the shivers

DAVID SAUNDERSON looks at Nicholas Vince's short supernatural chiller, The Night Whispered (2016)
The Children 2008

The Children 2008 REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reviews The Children 2008
The House in Nightmare Park

The House in Nightmare Park 1973 REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reviews the Frankie Howerd Horror-Comedy, The House in Nightmare Park (1973)

The Fall Of The House Of Usher 1949 REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks in Brit-Horror's dark corners for this obscure Poe adaptation

Count Dracula 1977 BBC TV REVIEW

TERRY SHERWOOD looks back at the 1977 BBC television production of Dracula starring Louis Jourdan as the king of vampires

Frightmare 1974 REVIEW

Frightmare 1974 - an old school slasher - is reviewed by RICHARD GLADMAN aka Cyberschzoid of the Classic Horror Campaign
El Conde Dracula 1970

El Conde Dracula 1970 REVIEW

BARRY McCANN reviews the Jess Franco-directed El Conde Dracula (1970) - the one with Christopher Lee as Dracula in a moustache!

Fallen Soldiers 2015 REVIEW

SIMON BALL reviews historic zombie horror Fallen Soldiers 2015

The Cabinet of Caligari 1962: Mini Review

This 1962 film bares little relation to 1920 German classic namesake, but The Cabinet of Caligari is atmospheric horror with cool plot twist

The Phantom of the Opera 1962 REVIEW

TERRY SHERWOOD reviews Phantom of the Opera 1962

Blood Of The Vampire 1958 REVIEW

First off the blocks to emulate Hammer's horror success? RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES revisits the gruesomely Technicolor effort, Blood Of The Vampire (1958).

The Face of Fu Manchu 1965 REVIEW

Police suspect the fiendish Fu Manchu may still be alive when a spate of grisly murders occur in London.
Daughter of the Dragon 1931

Daughter of the Dragon 1931 REVIEW

Daughter of the Dragon 1931 - starring Anna May Wong - was one of the best Fu Manchus, says DAVID SAUNDERSON

Mum and Dad 2008 REVIEW

KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS takes a look at the gory, overlooked British horror Mum and Dad (2008)
Shaun of the Dead 2004

Shaun of the Dead 2004 REVIEW

ANN MASSEY tells us why Shaun of the Dead is the strawberry flavoured Cornetto of Wright and Pegg’s comedy horror trilogy

Torture Garden 1967 Review

Torture Garden 1967 is Amicus' second horror anthology film, reviewed by SELENE PAXTON-BROOKS

Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man 1943 REVIEW

TERRY SHERWOOD reviews Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man 1943

Curse of the Werewolf (1961) REVIEW

ANDREW GARVEY reviews Hammer's only ever werewolf film, Curse of the Werewolf (1961)

The Day of the Triffids 1962 REVIEW

BARRY McCANN looks at classic horror sci-fi Day of the Triffids (1962)
The Sleeping Room

The Sleeping Room 2014 REVIEW

KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS speaks to Christopher Adamson about his role as a Victorian psychopath in the supernatural horror, The Sleeping Room

The Invisible Man 1933 REVIEW

James Whale brings HG Wells novel to the silver screen, making movie SPX history with The Invisible Man 1933

X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes 1963 REVIEW

PETER FULLER reviews X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963)
Boris Karloff in Mad Monster Party? 1967

Mad Monster Party? 1967 REVIEW

TERRY SHERWOOD takes a look back at animated horror classic Mad Monster Party? 1967, starring Boris Karloff in his last brush with his most famous role
Red Room 2017

Red Room 2017 Review

CHRIS RUSH reviews controversial new Irish horror film Red Room 2017

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Thriller (S6, E1): Sleepwalker REVIEW

A sleepwalker has nightmarish visions of murderous wrongdoings, as Brian Clemens’ Thriller enters its sixth and final series. RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES is watching.
Xtro 1982 scene

Xtro 1982 REVIEW