Anya Taylor-Joy’s Best Role of the Year: MORGAN
Home Video Review

Anya Taylor-Joy’s Best Role of the Year: MORGAN

Yes, you read that right, Morgan is Anya Taylor-Joy’s role of the year. While her actual acting chops are probably better displayed in the critically…

THE WITCH: Exquisite Horror Crafted From a Puritanical Nightmare [Blu-review]
Home Video Review

THE WITCH: Exquisite Horror Crafted From a Puritanical Nightmare [Blu-review]

Many were first indoctrinated into the cult of Black Phillip when The Witch hit the festival circuit last year. A critical response that verged on…

THE WITCH: Deliciously Unnerving Horror
Theatrical Review

THE WITCH: Deliciously Unnerving Horror

It’s rare that a horror film can show me something I’ve never seen before, but by the time The Witch’s titular character grinds an infant…

THE WITCH: The Devil’s in the Details
Theatrical Review

THE WITCH: The Devil’s in the Details

What follows will not be just a film review (spoilers abound) but will incorporate the film’s unusual endorsements and possible philosophical implications inextricably tied to…

How THE WITCH Avoids the Biggest Problem with Witch Movies
Editorial

How THE WITCH Avoids the Biggest Problem with Witch Movies

The witch is a horror trope that has gotten significantly more heat in recent years, probably because, like demons or ghosts, filmmakers don’t need to…

THE WITCH: A Dread-Soaked Masterpiece – Fantastic Fest 2015
Event Review

THE WITCH: A Dread-Soaked Masterpiece – Fantastic Fest 2015

The witch as a horror icon has long since been rendered a toothless caricature; from a green-faced, pointed-hat broom rider to CGI fodder for Hansel…