Tags : halloween

‘Hocus Pocus’ Sequel Heading To Disney+

The original cast will return to put a spell on viewers—27 years after the original. Bette Midler has this week confirmed that she will join Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimi for a sequel to cult classic film Hocus Pocus. The original film was released in 1993 to mixed critical reviews. However, it has since become […]Read More

Horror Films, Cowardice and Me

In the run-up to Halloween, many film lovers want to watch a bloodcurdling horror. For others, the scariest film they can imagine watching is either The Addams Family or The Nightmare Before Christmas. Personally, I would happily remain on a strict diet of any movie with romantic walks in autumnal parks and well-knitted sweaters. The […]Read More

Why ‘Hocus Pocus’ is the best Halloween film ever

Perennially loved and unendingly cheesy (of course it’s set in Salem, Massachusetts), Hocus Pocus is and always will be top of my list in terms of Halloween films. When teenage virgin Max lights a candle which brings back the Sanderson sisters to Salem, he must protect younger sister Dani, love interest Allison and the rest […]Read More

Movie Monday: Halloween

Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Nick Castle, Donald Pleasence, Nancy Kyes. Synopsis: Halloween is the ultimate predecessor to the 80s slasher films and the perfect film for this time of year. At it’s heart, John Carpenter’s Halloween is classic horror at its best. The story of Michael Myers, and the narration of the film, begin on the Halloween […]Read More

Top 5 Horrors With A Budget Below $1m

It’s hard to make a great movie, and arguably even harder to make a great horror movie. While money is an obvious advantage, independent studios have produced some absolute gems since low-budget gore films first took to the screens back in the 1960s, and with the recent slew of surprise hits such as It Follows, The Babadook and The Visit, low-budget […]Read More

5 Horror Films to Watch This Halloween

Happy Halloween! Since I’ve already gone and given a list of films for you to watch that aren’t specifically in the horror genre, it’s time to move on to some that are; from famous classics to underrated modern gems, here are 5 films to watch this Halloween that this time hopefully will give you nightmares. The Shining […]Read More