Posts Tagged ‘Lance Henriksen’

The Omen Pentology (1976 – 2006)

The Omen Pentology (1976 – 2006)
I don’t think I need to say too much about The Omen before moving on to review the movies in the series. It’s a very particular type of horror movie but it’s quite possibly the best of that type and stands tall as yet another classic of the genre. So let me just begin with […]
October 31st, 2011 | Feature, Spotlight | Read More

EIFF 2011 – An Overview

EIFF 2011 – An Overview
So that’s it then. The credits have rolled, everyone can breathe a sigh of relief and cinema staff in Edinburgh can stop being irritated by a swarm of people turning up at free screening after free screening to try and catch “the next big thing”. EIFF 2011 was a strange beast. A lot...
June 28th, 2011 | Feature, Festivals, Spotlight | Read More

The Terminator (1984)

The Terminator (1984)
A landmark sci-fi action movie from director James Cameron, it’s almost as much fun nowadays to look at just how full of irony The Terminator is. A movie that has proved to be so influential and have such a lasting legacy yet Harlan Ellison was able to get an out of court settlement after making […]
June 21st, 2011 | Film Reviews | Read More

The Scream franchise (1996 – ??)

The Scream franchise (1996 – ??)
Horror fans, for the most part, have been very excited ever since the announcement that Scream 4 was a go. The movie, released in cinemas this week (April 15th is the big day, I believe, and you can check out the trailer here), has a hell of a lot to live up to. And, with […]
April 12th, 2011 | Feature, Spotlight | Read More

Piranha (1978)/Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)

Piranha (1978)/Piranha Part Two: The Spawning (1981)
With a fun-looking 3D instalment due at cinemas in the very near future, it’s surely time to visit both of these movies. Okay, sane viewers may just want to watch the first one but I never claimed to be sane. Piranha – I love Jaws. It is my favourite movie of all-time and I can’t […]
July 13th, 2010 | Film Reviews | Read More