The Joko Anwar film, Satan’s Slaves, which had its Canadian premiere at Fantasia 2018, has a wonderfully lurid title which could lure in fans of Satanic cinema. But while there is mention of Satan, and there are most definitely slaves, this is not your typical devil movie.
The Fantasia 2018 selection, ‘Cold Skin,’ is a masterfully frightening and affecting film in which the main characters must combat monsters from both without and within.
If ever a movie needed an exclamation point in its title, it is ‘Disaster,’ an action movie so insanely brainless, it gets our lowest (meaning ‘highest’) recommendation.
This year’s Fantasia Festival looks like a garden of devilish delights for horror fans, and while there’s something for everyone, Jeffery X Martin has put together his Fantasia dream list of fright flicks.
Donald Pleasance as a science-crazed botany professor? Tom Baker as a seven-foot-tall giant with facial tumors? And this is really a real movie, for real? Sign me up for ‘The Freakmaker,’ post-haste!
Geoff Redknap’s invisible man movie, ‘The Unseen,’ eschews the mad scientist formula and creates a fantastic and thoughtful story about lost souls.
I have never seen anything quite like The Milpitas Monster, a project that took three years to complete.
‘Island Fury’ combines implausible situations, inane dialogue, and underwhelming acting to create a movie so bad, it deserves to be the next cult movie sensation.
The teaser for Luca Guadagnino’s controversial remake of ‘Suspiria’ has finally hit the internet. BBP’s Leslie Hatton and Jeffery X Martin weigh in with their thoughts.
‘Rivals’ is a raging lint filter fire of a movie, with terrible performances, an illogical plot, and socially redeeming value whatsoever. And that’s the good part. It gets worse from there.
We take a gander at The Heart is a Rebel, a family drama from Billy Graham Ministries, and ponder the conundrum of reviewing faith-based films in a post-modern world.
1983’s Mausoleum doesn’t make a lick of sense, but fans of old-school drive-in horror might find some enjoyment in its practical makeup effects and general silliness.