Housebound (2014, Gerald Johnstone) Ghosts/Dark Comedy Starring Morgana O’Reilly, Rima Te Wiata, Glen-Paul Waru, and Cameron Rhodes Housebound is an odd little film, one that weaves a tale of equal parts intrigue and offbeat comedy. First-time director Gerald Johnstone has created a New Zealand horror film that harkens back to Peter Jackson’s sense of dark […]Read more "Housebound review"
You’re Next (2012, Adam Wingard) Home Invasion/Slasher Starring Sharni Vinson, AJ Bowen, Joe Swanberg, Nicholas Tucci, Wendy Glenn Modern horror is fraught with remakes/reboots, found-footage bandwagoners, and teen supernatural jump-scare-paloozas nowadays. It isn’t that there aren’t good, solid underground films and independent productions produced every year- there are. But the fact that they remain hidden […]Read more "You’re Next review"