Film Review: ‘The Harsh Light of Day’

★★★☆☆ Oliver S. Milburn’s The Harsh Light of Day (2012) is a promising, if flawed, debut film from a clearly ambitious director which offers up a modern twist on the Faustian pact, mixed with a revenge tale. After witnessing his wife’s brutal murder at the hands of a snuff-film-making horror Continue Reading

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Film Review: ‘The Pact’

★★★☆☆ The Pact (2012), the new horror outing from writer/director Nicholas McCarthy starring Caity Lotz, Agnes Bruckner and Casper Van Dien, blends a creeping insidiousness with visceral shocks to create a scare-you-witless experience. Following the death of her mother, Nicole (Bruckner) sets about clearing the family house. Arriving early one Continue Reading