Angelica

Angelica (2015)

Angelica first published by SciFiNow Writer/director Mitchell Lichtenstein’s dazzling feature debut Teeth (2007) was a feminist coming-of-age horror which updated the vagina dentata mythos to the nuclear era. Now, after a brief foray into family dramedy with Happy Tears (2009), Lichtenstein has adapted Arthur Phillips’ gothic novel Angelica (2007) into a period film, shifting the…

Blackwood

Blackwood (2013)

Blackwood first published by EyeforFilm Isolated, creaky and old, Blackwood is a residence with history – ghosted not just by the stories and artworks of its former occupants, but also by the traditions of one of horror cinema’s oldest modes, the ‘haunted house’ subgenre. So in a sense Dr Ben Marshall (Ed Stoppard), an academic…