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

Why you should be playing Draw Something

Draw Something
Sarah Dobbs News
Mar 29, 2012

It’s Pictionary for the touch generation, and Sarah wants you to join in and Draw Something…

How does The Hunger Games movie differ from the book?

Sarah Dobbs News
Mar 22, 2012

It’s safe to say that The Hunger Games movie is a great adaptation. But how does it differ from Suzanne Collins’ novel? Sarah takes a closer look…

Elizabeth Banks and Liam Hemsworth interview: making The Hunger Games and more

Sarah Dobbs Interview
Mar 19, 2012

As The Hunger Games approaches its cinema release, we met with Elizabeth Banks and Liam Hemsworth for a round-table discussion about the film...

Jennifer Lawrence interview: The Hunger Games, playing Katniss, working with Woody Harrelson and more

Sarah Dobbs Interview
Mar 16, 2012

Oscar-nominated Jennifer Lawrence is set for more acclaim as the lead in The Hunger Games. Here’s what she had to say about the film and her career so far…

Josh Hutcherson interview: The Hunger Games

Sarah Dobbs Interview
Mar 16, 2012

With The Hunger Games out this week, we caught up with actor Josh Hutcherson to talk about violence, cooking, and Suzanne Collins’ novels…

The Hunger Games review

The Hunger Games
Sarah Dobbs Review
Mar 15, 2012

Against significant odds, The Hunger Games is a strong sci-fi movie, a strong teen film, and a strong piece of blockbuster entertainment. Here's our review.

The Cabin In The Woods review

Sarah Dobbs Review
Mar 8, 2012

Is Joss Whedon's The Cabin In The Woods the best horror movie in years? Quite possibly. Here's Sarah's review of a perfectly constructed shocker...

52 films unfairly rated lower than 6 stars on the IMDb

Sarah Dobbs News
Feb 23, 2012

Democracy is a flawed concept. Here are 50 films that the IMDb voters would unfairly have you believe are worth no more than 5.9/10…

Why we need more directors like Neveldine and Taylor

Sarah Dobbs News
Feb 17, 2012

With Ghost Rider: Spirit Of Vengeance out now in cinemas, Sarah provides an appreciation of filmmaking duo Neveldine and Taylor...

Mark Neveldine interview: Ghost Rider: Spirit Of Vengeance, flaming skulls, and breaking Marvel’s rules

Sarah Dobbs Interview
Feb 10, 2012

In anticipation of Ghost Rider: Spirit Of Vengeance, we had a chat to Mark Neveldine, one half of the writing/directing team who brought you Crank…

Looking back at the Buffy The Vampire Slayer movie

Sarah Dobbs News
Jan 6, 2012

Before Sarah Michelle Gellar, there was Kristy Swanson as Buffy The Vampire Slayer. Sarah looks back at an unfairly forgotten 90s film…

The 25 best horror movies you’ve never seen

Sarah Dobbs Odd List
Jan 4, 2012

Fancy a scare of the unfamiliar variety? Then check out some of the finest horror movies you've never seen...

Why Final Destination is the scariest horror movie franchise of them all

Sarah Dobbs News
Sep 1, 2011

With Final Destination 5 out now in cinemas, Sarah explains why the successful horror franchise is the most frightening you’ll ever watch…

Looking back at Ghost World

Sarah Dobbs News
Jul 19, 2011

Daniel Clowes’ cult comic about a pair of quirky teenagers teetering on the brink of adulthood made the transition to the silver screen ten years ago. Sarah looks back at Ghost World…

Insidious: putting the fun back into horror?

Sarah Dobbs News
Apr 15, 2011

Could Insidious have remembered what many recent horror movies have forgotten, wonders Sarah?

The Dracula Dossier by James Reese review

The Dracula Dossier
Sarah Dobbs Review
Nov 4, 2008

Dracula creator Bram Stoker himself gets fictionalised in this new wrinkle on vampire yarns...

Chocolate DVD review

Sarah Dobbs Review
Oct 21, 2008

Sarah's very impressed with JeeJa Yanin - the 'new Tony Jaa' - in Prachya Pinkaew's latest martial arts outing…

One Missed Call DVD review

One Missed Call. Might be worth a rental..
Sarah Dobbs Review
Sep 30, 2008

Trying to make technology scary, One Missed Call is a remake too far...

The Gravedancers DVD review

The Gravedancers. Er, not very good.
Sarah Dobbs Review
Sep 3, 2008

The horror movie DVD dungeon has another inmate. But with The Gravedancers, they should throw away the key...

Would banning popcorn make cinemas better?

Easy to eat, easy to clean up, not too noisy...but a bit 'common'...?
Sarah Dobbs News
Aug 10, 2008

Quick answer: no, don't be so ridiculous. Apparently some cinemagoers don't agree... is popcorn really the problem, though?

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