American Mary

One of the most original horror films of recent years American Mary is a darkly comic gore-fest about revenge and back-street body modification. Mary (Katherine Isabelle) is a promising and dedicated medical student who, like all students at one point or another in their studies, falls foul of financial difficulty. Lured into the world of body modification by the handsome prices offered by weirdos with a desire … Continue reading American Mary

Deep Blue Sea

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if all animals stuck in research labs to be tested on could fight back? Well that’s exactly what happens in Renny Harlin‘s Deep Blue Sea when a group of scientists in an underwater facility test on sharks to try and find a cure for Alzheimer’s. Dr Susan McCallister (Saffron Burrows) has been playing around with the brains of living sharks to try and … Continue reading Deep Blue Sea

Five Gross ‘WTF!’ Asian Film Moments

1. Oldboy; The ‘live’ octopus scene. The first thing Oh Dae-Su wants to do when he has those ‘just been released after 13 years’ munchies, is to chow down on a live octopus. As you do! When to look away: Pretty much the moment he says that he wants to eat something live! It’s all downhill from there! 2. Audition;  Asami Yamazaki’s cooking skills leave  a … Continue reading Five Gross ‘WTF!’ Asian Film Moments