Sarah Dobbs

Sarah is a freelance writer and editor. She loves horror movies, unusual storytelling techniques, and smoking jackets. Ask her about the Saw movies. Go on, ask.

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Recent articles by Sarah Dobbs

The Wrong Mans episode 1 review

Sarah Dobbs Review Sep 24, 2013

James Corden and Mat Baynton's great new BBC comedy has a touch of Hot Fuzz and Spaced about it. Here's Sarah's review...

Insidious: Chapter 2 review

Sarah Dobbs Review Sep 12, 2013

Can horror maestro James Wan match the quality of the first Insidious with Chapter 2? Not even close, Sarah laments...

What do we know about Sam Mendes' Penny Dreadful?

Sarah Dobbs Feature Aug 28, 2013

Sarah tots up what we know so far about Sam Mendes' 'psychosexual horror' series, Penny Dreadful, with Josh Hartnett and Eva Green...

Bela Lugosi to Buffy: 10 very different on-screen Draculas

Sarah Dobbs Feature Aug 23, 2013

As a new incarnation of Count Dracula prepares to hit our screens, here are 10 very different versions, from super creepy to adorable...

Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor on Welcome To Night Vale

Sarah Dobbs Feature Jul 25, 2013

Sarah talks to the creators of Welcome To Night Vale, a creepy comedy podcast that’ll steal your heart (then bury it for safekeeping)...

Nicolas Cage on The Frozen Ground, female Ghost Rider & more

Sarah Dobbs Interview Jul 19, 2013

Nicolas Cage chats to us about Lord Of War 2, The Frozen Ground, The Expendables 3, Ghost Rider and more...

The Conjuring review

Sarah Dobbs Review Jul 17, 2013

James Wan turns his spooky directorial talents to The Conjuring. Here's Sarah's review of a great haunted house horror...

Iain Softley interview: Trap For Cinderella, Hackers & more

Sarah Dobbs Feature Jul 12, 2013

With his latest film, Trap For Cinderella, out in UK cinemas now, director Iain Softley talks about film locations, Hackers and more...

Doug Jones interview: Falling Skies, Guillermo del Toro, Hellboy 3, & mime

Sarah Dobbs Interview Jul 8, 2013

Sarah chats to Doug Jones about Falling Skies, acting underneath prosthetics, Guillermo del Toro, Hellboy 3, and the apocalypse...

Naomi Alderman interview: Zombies, Run!, crying, and music

Sarah Dobbs Interview Jun 26, 2013

We caught up with award-winning novelist Naomi Alderman to talk about the horror-themed running app she writes

Sarah Pinborough interview: Poison, Mayhem, and writing TV

Sarah Dobbs Interview Jun 24, 2013

Between writing about 19th century murderers and reinventing fairy tales, Sarah Pinborough makes time for a chat with us

Katie Aselton interview: Black Rock, women in horror

Sarah Dobbs Interview Jun 21, 2013

A chat with writer, director, and actress Katie Aselton about her new film, Black Rock...

Joss Whedon, Amy Acker, and Alexis Denisof Q&A

Sarah Dobbs Interview Jun 13, 2013

Joss Whedon, Amy Acker and Alexis Denisof's Q&A, following our preview screening of Much Ado About Nothing...

Looking back at The Fifth Element

Sarah Dobbs Feature Apr 23, 2013

Luc Besson brought us one of the most flamboyant sci-fi films of the 90s with The Fifth Element. Sarah takes a fond look back...

Hemlock Grove review

Sarah Dobbs Review Apr 23, 2013

There's no nice way of saying this, Netflix original horror series Hemlock Grove is er, not very good at all. Here's Sarah's review...

Looking back at the entire Saw franchise in 24 hours

Sarah Dobbs Feature Apr 19, 2013

The Saw franchise has a devoted following, but what happens when you watch all seven films in a day? Sarah finds out...

15 genuine reasons people asked for cinema ticket refunds

Sarah Dobbs Feature Apr 17, 2013

From unexpected subtitles to awkward seating arrangements, here are 15 weird reasons patrons gave for requesting cinema ticket refunds...

Whatever happened to the Splat Pack?

Sarah Dobbs Feature Apr 16, 2013

From Alexandre Aja to Rob Zombie, Sarah looks back at a 2000s wave of extreme horror filmmakers, and finds out what they're up to now...

Bruce Campbell interview: Evil Dead, being ordained, making bombs

Sarah Dobbs Interview Apr 8, 2013

In the run-up to the release of the new Evil Dead, Sarah got to talk to a true horror legend: the groovy Bruce Campbell...

Scott Stewart interview: Dark Skies, aliens, and suburban anxieties

Sarah Dobbs Interview Mar 28, 2013

The sci-fi horror Dark Skies is imminent. To mark the occasion, Sarah Dobbs spoke to director Scott Stewart about its making...

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