Control

Control (2022)

Control first published by VODzilla.co Control opens on a beach. “Life is but a dream,” sings little Eve (Evie Loiselle), playing in the sand – and the bright light and narrow, slightly woozy focus seem to validate her words. As Eileen (Sara Mitich) watches her daughter in this hyperreal space, the idyll is repeatedly shattered…

Patrick

Patrick (1978)

Patrick first published by VODzilla.co Patrick opens not with sights, but with sounds. First a strange staticky noise like electricity, and then the sound of a car parking and approaching voices. An eye opens in close-up, as a male voice is heard asking, “What happened to that lunatic son of yours, anyway?” – and it is…

Touch

Dark Touch (2013)

Dark Touch first published by Grolsch FilmWorks A dark and stormy night. A big old classically furnished house in the middle of nowhere. A shelf collapses, a baby cries, shadows move within, and a scream is heard. Right from its opening scene, Dark Touch uses the trappings of pure gothic (including elements of the supernatural) to…