Film Review: The People Under the Stairs

Wes Craven’s The People Under The Stairs is something of a amalgamation of a horror and a children’s adventure. With his family about to be evicted by ruthless landlords, young Fool is desperate to save their home. He reluctantly agrees to aid two robbers who plan to rob the landlords’ house, but the three are unaware what lies in wait… […]

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Film Review: Scream 4

Another month, another belated sequel to a popular franchise. Thankfully Scream 4 is one of the better of these types of film; it works well as a sequel as well as a stand-alone movie. Ten years after the Woodsboro massacre, Sidney Prescott returns to the small town to promote her book. Her arrival coincides with the murders of two high […]

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Film Review: My Soul to Take

Wes Craven’s My Soul to Take displays flickers of the director’s flair for horror, but ultimately pales in comparison to his best work. The film attempts to trade on trepidation instead of gore, to varying degrees of success. A serial killer dubbed the ‘Riverton Ripper’ has been terrorising a small town in America. The murderer is apprehended, but the ambulance […]

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My Soul to Take Competition

Competition: Win My Soul to Take on DVD! To celebrate the release of Wes Craven’s My Soul to Take, I Heart The Talkies has 5 copies of the DVD to give away. The film tells terrifying tale of the Riverton Ripper, who legend has it, swore he would return to murder the seven children born on the night he died.  […]

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