Croc!

Croc! (aka Crocodile Vengeance) (2022)

Croc! had its world première at FrightFest 2022 In 2007, Stewart Raffill’s Croc was released, about a giant man-eating crocodile on the loose near Krabi in Thailand. Now Paul W. Franklin’s similarly titled debut feature has come out, about a giant man-eating crocodile on the loose on an estate “in the middle of fucking Hampshire”…

The Pool

The Pool (2018)

The Pool first published by VODzilla.co “Nothing could be worse,” says Day (Theeradej Wonguapan). While asleep floating on an inflatable mattress on his birthday – normally a time of celebration – diabetic Day has become trapped in a large, ladder-less six-metre-deep pool whose water has been mostly drained, with his dog Lucky chained by the…

Abyss

Black Water: Abyss (2020)

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, Black Water: Abyss comes along. Well, the truth is, no one living in the Northern Territory where David Nerlich and Andrew Traucki’s original Black Water (2007) was set, or in Northern Queensland where Traucki’s belated sort-of sequel unfolds, ever thinks it’s safe…

Eaten

Eaten Alive (1977)

Eaten Alive first published by FilmLand Empire Texan filmmaker Tobe Hooper peaked early. Following his freakout debut with the rarely seen hippie time capsule Eggshells (1969), The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) was only Hooper’s second feature, but would go on to become an important and influential classic of atmospheric unease, changing the genre landscape forever…