Initiation

The Initiation (1984)

The Initiation first published by VODzilla.co By 1984, the slasher was already entering the moribund stages of overrepresentation in the horror market – which is why the arrival of a certain, unusually talkative, Elm Street-based antagonist was as welcome as it was necessary for this subgenre’s renewal. Yet Freddy Krueger was not the only slasher that…

The Atticus Institute (2015)

Review first published by TwitchFilm Straddling the grey area between found footage and faux documentary, The Atticus Institute purports to investigate the events leading to the sudden closure of an underfunded centre for parapsychological research in 1976, and the disappearance, maybe even demise, of its founder Dr Henry West (William Mapother). Present-day interviews with West’s former colleagues…