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.

Recent articles by Sarah Dobbs

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...

Weekend Retreat review

Sarah Dobbs Review
Nov 21, 2012

Sarah checks out the Cornish comedy thriller Weekend Retreat, and finds much to enjoy in its compact, darkly funny tale...

Brett Harvey interview: Weekend Retreat and indie filmmaking

Sarah Dobbs Interview
Nov 21, 2012

Shot in 12 days, Weekend Retreat is a Cornwall-set comedy thriller. Sarah spoke to writer and director Brett Harvey about its making...

Excision review

Sarah Dobbs Review
Nov 19, 2012

An uncompromising high school horror, Excision is a bold debut from writer and director Richard Bates Jr, Sarah writes...

Why you should be watching Justified

Sarah Dobbs Feature
Nov 16, 2012

Sarah adds yet another US series box-set to your Xmas list, as she explains why everyone needs to watch Timothy Olyphant in a Stetson...

15 Halloween-themed movies to watch this Halloween

Sarah Dobbs Odd List
Oct 30, 2012

Fancy watching something seasonally appropriate this October 31st? Here are our recommendations...

Chris Stone interview: Blood And Bone China, and making period horror on a budget

Sarah Dobbs Interview
Oct 12, 2012

How do you make a horror movie as good as Blood And Bone China for just £3000? Sarah caught up with director Chris Stone to find out…

Blood And Bone China review

Sarah Dobbs Review
Oct 12, 2012

Sarah checks out the low-budget yet brilliant horror adventure, Blood And Bone China…

Looking back at Resident Evil: Afterlife

Sarah Dobbs Feature
Sep 28, 2012

Our series of Resident Evil look backs concludes with 2010’s Afterlife – financially, the most successful entry yet...

Looking back at Resident Evil: Extinction

Sarah Dobbs Feature
Sep 26, 2012

Director Russell Mulcahy took over for the third in the Resident Evil film series. Sarah looks back at 2007’s Extinction…

Fran Kranz interview: The Cabin In The Woods, Shakespeare, and fake blood

Sarah Dobbs Interview
Sep 24, 2012

As The Cabin In The Woods arrives on DVD and Blu-ray, we caught up with star and Whedon collaborator Fran Kranz for a chat…

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