Celluloid Screams 2017

Celluloid Screams Horror Film Festival is an annual event taking place in Sheffield that celebrates new and classic horror films from around the world. We attended this year’s festival and caught some of what was on offer – click on the film title to see our review.   The Endless Two brothers who escaped a…

Mayhem

2017 Director: Joe Lynch Starring: Steven Yeun, Samara Weaving, Dallas Roberts, Kerry Fox, Steven Brand Words: Manon Peyralade After Derek Cho got unfairly fired from his job in a law firm, a virus that pushes people to act on their most primal impulses breaks out in the building. Derek and his co-workers are all trapped…

Tragedy Girls

2017 Director: Tyler MacIntyre Starring: Brianna Hildebrand, Alexandra Shipp, Josh Hutcherson, Nicky Whelan, Craig Robinson, Kevin Durand Words: Manon Peyralade This feature follows the story of two girls running a Twitter page documenting a killing spree in their hometown. After the pair manages to catch the local serial killer, they figure out that starting their…

The Endless

2017 Directors: Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead Starring: Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead, Callie Hernandez, Tate Ellington, Emily Montague, Lew Temple Words: Manon Peyralade Among all the films about cults that have been done, The Endless is probably one of the most interesting. The film follows the story of two brothers, Aaron and Justin (played by…

M.F.A.

2017 Director: Natalia Leite Starring: Francesca Eastwood, Clifton Collins, Michael Welch, Leah McKendrick Words: Carly Stevenson “What if we’re not prepared?” asks art student Noelle, the protagonist of Natalie Leite’s powerful ‘rape revenge’ narrative, which drives a pointed blade into the toxic masculinity of campus culture. Leite’s film revolves around questions of accountability and explores…