A recent spate of horror films have hit the ground running, as it were, taking just enough of their ninety-minute runtime to establish their characters before getting to the nastiness.
Blackmail is one of Alfred Hitchcock’s most iconic and yet lesser-seen films. Much like many of his British films, poor quality public domain versions have floated around on DVD and
*Note: This is an analysis, not a review. There are spoilers throughout. Horror literature and horror films are characterized by the return of the repressed. The monsters represent the horrors
We know Hollywood isn’t creative. More times than not their idea of progress extends as far as taking a specific film and gender-swapping it. In the case of Andrea Berloff’s
As the film Darlin’ opens, a filthy, feral teenage girl (Lauryn Canny), identified as Darlin’ by the bracelet on her wrist, walks out of the woods accompanied by a Woman