Alive

Alive (2002)

Alive first published by Film4 Summary: In Ryuhei Kitamura’s dystopian prison sci-fi, it is not just the humans who are trapped inside and looking to get out.  Review: If Ryuhei Kitamura exploded into the world of cult cinema with his low-budget feature debut Versus (2000), a moviegeek’s wet dream of yakuza gunplay, samurai set-pieces and zombie gore,…

No Man Of God

No Man Of God (2021)

No Man Of God first published by VODzilla.co No Man Of God begins at its end, in 1989, with a TV news report stating that “after an exhausting series of appeals that lasted ten years, Ted Bundy is dead” – executed in the electric chair at the Florida State Prison. In this way, Amber Sealey’s…

Johnny

Johnny Frank Garrett’s Last Word (2016)

With his features The Living and the Dead (2006) and Red White & Blue (2010), and his standout shorts Bitch (on 2011’s Little Deaths) and P is for Pressure (on 2012’s The ABCs of Death), Simon Rumley has proved again and again to be the UK’s best kept secret when it comes to intelligent genre…