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

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...

Robot & Frank review

Sarah Dobbs Review Mar 4, 2013

The great Frank Langella stars in this fusion of drama, comedy and sci-fi. Here's Sarah's review of the charming, poignant Robot & Frank...

10 geek actors whose music careers didn’t take off

Sarah Dobbs Top 10 Feb 21, 2013

Sarah lists the geeky stars who shouldn't give up the day job when it comes to launching their music career...

Surviving Resident Evil (in Reading)

Sarah Dobbs Feature Feb 7, 2013

The release of Resident Evil: Retribution prompted Sarah to face her own zombie apocalypse - in deepest, darkest Reading...

Celebrating the movies of the late David R Ellis

Sarah Dobbs Feature Jan 31, 2013

Director David R. Ellis, of Snakes On A Plane fame, died earlier this month. Sarah remembers why his films were kind of great…

Remembering Boris Karloff

Sarah Dobbs Feature Jan 31, 2013

As the anniversary of his passing approaches, Sarah looks back over the career of Boris Karloff - one of cinema's true icons...

Kevin Lehane interview: Grabbers, Twitter, and filming in the rain

Sarah Dobbs Interview Jan 15, 2013

With the Irish sci-fi comedy Grabbers out on DVD and Blu-ray now, Sarah caught up with writer Kevin Lehane to chat about its making...

Timothy Olyphant interview: Justified, Deadwood & more...

Sarah Dobbs Interview Jan 8, 2013

Sarah (and twenty strangers) chat to Justified's Timothy Olyphant about season four, starting tonight in the US on FX...

Top 10 Films of 2012: The Cabin In The Woods

Sarah Dobbs Feature Dec 27, 2012

Postmodern horror The Cabin In The Woods is at number five in our films of 2012 list. Here, Sarah explains why it's so unique...

Jon Wright interview: Grabbers, Christmas movies, body parts

Sarah Dobbs Interview Dec 20, 2012

With Irish alien invasion movie Grabbers out next week, Sarah spoke to director Jon Wright about its making, and what he's up to next...

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