A married couple with a complicated relationship, a corpse, and a room at a less than reputable motel. It’s a classic formula for a horror movie that’s no doubt familiar for many genre fans. It’s also the set-up for Mickey Keating’s 2013 film, Ritual. Ritual is the 14th original film distributed by After Dark Originals. It stars Dean Cates (Pod) and... Read More
Hereditary - Evil runs in the family
“Hereditary” is a literally "homemade" horror. The physical home, as a place of family life and as creative microcosm of Annie, and the metaphysical home, as a dreamlike symbol of the stability or instability of the Ego, are inextricably intertwined in a game of Chinese boxes : a husband , a son, a daughter, and a miniaturist job she loves. But also a bulky mother: Ellen.
Annie has always been trying to fix her "home": and soon we realize that something, in addition to the ambivalent relationship between her and the now defunct Ellen, does not work. Starting from Charlie, an... Read More
Like his peer Quentin Tarantino, writer/director Michael Keating is famous for making films that are all about borrowing from the greats to create something truly unique. Carnage Park is definitely a good example of his fast-paced filmmaking style in action, but how does it stack up to his other work, and is it actually worth a spot on your running list of must-see films?
Carnage Park can probably best be described as a horror film crossed with a crime thriller. In addition to being written and directed... Read More
These days playing on Netflix is the chilling outside experience, The Ritual. Directed by David Bruckner written by Joe Barton, the film bases on four school companion's stumble into the forested areas following the passing of one of their classmates. Try not to be tricked by the entire outdoors in the forested areas situation. The Ritual does not endless supply of the typical repulsiveness tropes that kind groups of onlookers have seen on numerous occasions.
Alongside their outdoors equip, this team of folks brings along a considerable measure of psychological weight on their trip also. The Ritual is a balance of... Read More
Desirée Giorgetti was born in Milan on August 2nd, 1982. In 2006, she graduated from the National Academy of Dramatic Art "Silvio D'Amico." She continued her journey by studying under June Jasmine Davis, a lifetime member of the Actors' Studio in New York. After a few years of theatrical tours (working with the likes of Ottavia Piccolo, Zuzzurro & Gaspare, Remo Girone, under the direction of Carlo Cerciello, and recently appearing in "Incognito" by Nick Payne), she starred in her first horror film, Morituris. This film, censored in Italy, opened the doors for her in the genre cinema, especially... Read More
Interview with Paolo Martini, director of The Relic
Paolo Martini, director/producerCarrara, 1973. After his studies at University of Southern California Los Angeles, he graduates in Art Direction at IED in Milan and starts his career in advertising working forimportant agencies and clients as Mazda, Vichy, Bmw. Later he moves toRome and starts working in post productionfor Rai, Mediaset and Sitcom, writing and directing his first shorts. They arepremiered at Oberhausen and Clermont-Ferrand and winseveral international awards finding national DVD distribution with Medusa.The shorts havebeen presented alsoat the special event World Youth Alliance atUN offices in New York.In 2011 he... Read More
Top 10 Horror Movies of 2018: with the actress Nikki Kris
This is the list of our favorite horror movies for 2018: Halloween Bird Box Insidious: The Last Key Hereditary Mandy Amityville Murders Downrage Veronica The Nun The Ritual A very special thanks to the actress Nikki Kris for the interpretation on this video.