“This game is simple. The best ones are” Growls the voice of John Kramer, better known as the Jigsaw Killer, as two more of his victims are pitted against each other. It’s a sentiment which also sums up the eighth entry in the long-running franchise and while dubbing it ‘the best’ may be a stretch, it’s […]
Dense forests are a popular setting for horror. Not only is the location a labyrinthian paradise for screenwriters to lose their hapless characters, but there are endless creatures and terrifying foes which could lurk in the depths. A few examples which spring to mind are the excellent low budget British splatterfest Dog Soldiers, in which a […]
The ReZort is very much one of those cheap package holidays - t's not going to be one of those trips you'll fondly remember forever but you'll occasionally look back and recall what a good time you had.
The real disappointment here is the fact that each of these were directed by women makes absolutely no difference to the final product; here we had a perfect opportunity to showcase, even show up, the dominant male directors.
What begins as a well-made, effective but admittedly routine chiller, turns into a much more sly and emotionally involving horror picture due to some clever shocks and a few fantastically orchestrated reveals.