How horror franchises redefine themselves over time

Sarah Dobbs Feature
Feb 28, 2015

What sets one horror franchise apart from another, and how do they evolve over time? As REC 4 lands on disc, we take a look...

New Spanish trailer for REC 4

Ryan Lambie Trailer
Aug 29, 2014

The Spanish horror series REC 4 takes to the high seas for its latest movie. Here's an action-filled new trailer...

Examining innovation in the found footage genre

Christopher Smith Feature
Jun 17, 2014

Found footage films may cover lots of the same ideas, but there's innovation to be found, argues Christopher...

New trailer arrives for REC 4: Apocalypse

Ryan Lambie Trailer
Apr 25, 2014

One of Spain's best-known horror franchises takes to the ocean waves in REC 4: Apocalypse. Here's the latest trailer...

Why horror needs to regain its wit

Robert Zak Feature
Feb 20, 2014

Recent horror movies have taken a sombre tone, trying to scare us with true stories and bleak endings. But where's the fun gone?

15 greatest single location-thrillers of the last decade

Caroline Preece Odd List
Aug 29, 2013

Proving that small-scale shocks are often the most effective, here are 15 of the finest single-location thrillers of the last decade...

In defence of found footage movies

Ryan Lambie News
Feb 3, 2012

Are found footage movies a cheap-to-make fad, or are they a natural extension of classic storytelling? Here’s Ryan’s view of a divisive genre…

The 10 best found footage movies

Mark Harrison Odd List
Sep 2, 2011

Paranormal Activity. Cloverfield. Rec. The Poughkeepsie Tapes? To celebrate the arrival of Apollo 18, here's our rundown of some of the finest found footage films...