alexandre aja

There comes a time when horror films start to feel a little bit watered down. #31DaysofHorror has been an eye opener for me over the last couple of years. You watch a metric bucketload of horror films and same tired old beats are recycled over and over again with only […]

The New French Extreme

After seeing that this was on Film4, and having missed the opportunity (if you can call it that!) to see this when it was on Netflix I decided to have a punt and see what this one is like. So, it didn’t start very well with me mistakingly thinking that […]

The Pyramid

This is the first of two female centric, French horror films that I plan on watching this month (I couldn’t let the opportunity to rewatch Raw pass!) but how did it fare? Haute Tension (Or Switchblade Romance as it was renamed for the UK) is my favourite film I’ve seen […]

#MonthOfSpooks – Haute Tension