Life remains in history

All hundred of us – give or take – are packed together like sardines in the fort’s entrance when the gate behind us closes. Dressed in an 18th century artillery…

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FILM: Hellions (2015)

Hellions is a Canadian horror film, by director Bruce McDonald (Pontypool), that contributes to the child horror-cycle as well as invoking the spirit of pregnancy horror like Rosemary’s Baby and…

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FILM: Borgman (2013)

Dutch director Alex Can Warmerdam’s Borgman is a twisted, dreamlike film in which “evil” comes to stay in a suburban home. Nominated for the Palme d’Or – the highest award…

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FILM: Goodnight Mommy (2014)

Goodnight Mommy (Ich Seh Ich Seh) is an Austrian-German film by first time directors Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala. The film adds to the recent horror-cycle of child-based films such…

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Film: Black Mass (2015)

Black Mass stars an all-star cast – including Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, and Benedict Cumberbatch – and strives to tell the story of real-life gangster James “Whitey” Bulger. The film…

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Of Mobsters and Men

On September 18, Johnny Depp portrays the Irish-American Boston gangster Whitey Bulger in Black Mass, the big budget film adaptation of the novel Black Mass: The True Story of an…

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