Halloween FrightFest 2021

Halloween FrightFest 2021 round-up

Halloween FrightFest 2021 round-up first published by Sight & Sound Includes capsules of: The Seed, The Possessed, Last Survivors, Veneciafrenia, Miracle Valley, Barbarians, Amulet, The Innocents For its first time, this year’s Halloween FrightFest spanned two days, with a total of nine features (including John Campopiano & Chris Griffiths’ exhaustive, embargoed documentary Pennywise, on the…

Boar

Boar (2017)

Boar first published by SciFiNow Ever since the Greek myth of the Calydonian boar, monstrous feral pigs have been a source of terror, rooting their way through the undergrowth of films like Hayao Miyazaki’s eco-epic anime Princess Mononoke (1997), James Isaacs’ Orwellian Iraq allegory Pig Hunt (2008) and Shin Jung-won’s playful pastiche Chaw (2009). The…

Farm

Charlie’s Farm (2014)

Charlie’s Farm first published by TheHorrorShow Legend has it that, far beyond the town of Mitchell, some 600km inland from Queensland’s coastline, an abandoned homestead – once the scene of unspeakable depravities – is now haunted. Which makes Charlie’s Farm, as the place is known, a magnet for horror-happy backpackers willing to go way off the…