THE GUEST is one of those films that had been getting some buzz in my “film buff” circle of friends. Most of what I heard was that it was a kind of throwback to the 1980s thriller with a great performance by Dan Stevens and a fantastic synth-heavy score. This kind of hype doesn’t bode well for films of this caliber because people like me tend to set our expectations way too high. However, coming from a filmmaker I trust (Adam Wingard) paired with a screenwriter I trust (Simon Barrett) I felt like I was sailing into safe waters as I popped the blu-ray into my player.
Prepare to be corrupted and depraved once more by the sequel to the definitive guide to the Video Nasties phenomenon – the most extraordinary and scandalous era in the history of British film. For the first time ever on DVD, all 82 films that fell foul of the Director of Public Prosecutions “Section 3” list are trailer-featured with specially […]
Brad and Sean take on Adam Wingard’s newest flick, The Guest. Subjects include Dan Stevens, Dan Steven’s body, and Dan Stevens. The Flick: The Guest (2014) Director: Adam Wingard Written By: Simon Barrett Starring: Dan Stevens, Sheila Kelley, Maika Monroe A mysterious ex-soldier (Dan Stevens) with a secret agenda wreaks havoc on a small town […]
Arrow Films has given us a few more details about their North American launch in 2015. Here is all the details we have so far regarding their planned titles: first, we’lll see the North American Blu-ray premieres of Mark of the Devil on 17th March, followed by Blind Woman’s Curse on 24th March and Day […]
ScreamCast 44: The Houses October Built (2014), Candyman: Farewell To The Flesh (1995) & Horns (2013)
This week we take a bite out of three films! We know, it’s a mouthful, but we discuss the found-footage gem The Houses October Built, Scream Factory’s newest blu-ray release Candyman: Farewell To The Flesh, and Alexander Aja’s newest offering Horns. Plus, we give our Top 10 Novel-to-Film adaptations.
DOG SOLDIERS is delayed yet again by Scream Factory, this time to 6/23/2015. Director Neil Marshall recently found new film elements to be used in a potentially better HD transfer. This is fantastic news and shows that Scream Factory realizes just how passionate fans of the film are. We’re very excited at the prospect DOG SOLDIERS will finally get the Blu-ray release it deserves and don’t mind waiting a few more months for that to happen.