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The latest film and movie reviews. Every single release will be critiqued and rated here at The Hollywood News.

‘The 9th Life of Louis Drax’ review: “Quirky and Atmospheric”

The 9th Life of Louis Drax Review: A dark and sometimes disturbing fantasy mystery that delves into the darker side of childhood. The 9th Life of Louis Drax review by Kat Hughes, August 2016. Based on the novel by Liz Jensen,...
Sausage Party review

Sausage Party review: “Rude, but really rather unfulfilling”

Sausage Party review: Sometimes funny, though as a whole, an instantly disposable comedic effort that doesn't quite cut the mustard. Sausage Party review by Paul Heath, August 2016. It takes some balls to put an R-rated animated comedy in production, so...

Frightfest 2016: ‘Hostage To The Devil’ review

Hostage To The Devil review: Presents an atmosphere that is most definitely chilling, but then the rest of the documentary comes across as something disappointingly tame. Marty Stalker’s well-shot documentary, Hostage to the Devil, takes its title from one of...

Frightfest 2016: ‘Through The Shadow’ review

Through The Shadow review: A strong opening half is sadly let down by a second half that can't deliver the same standard. This supernatural thriller from the coast of Portugal in very much in the vein of Alejandro Amenabar’s The...

Frightfest 2016: ‘SiREN’ Review

SiREN started life in the film VHS as the segment Amateur Night. The story saw three friends trying to secretly film their own sex tape via Google glass style specs, then have the tables turned on them when the girl they...

Frightfest 2016: ‘Monolith’ Review

Set in what we can only assume is a near future, Monolith chronicles the horrors endured by young mother Sandra (Katrina Bowden). Sandra is a faded pop star, a women who has had it all but given it up to...

Frightfest 2016: ‘Blood Hunters’ Review

Directed by Tricia Lee, one of only four female directors showcasing a film at this year's Frightfest, Blood Hunters is an entertaining independent horror. Ellie Barnes (Lara Gilchrist) is a single mother with a secret, she's a drug addict. Struggling to juggle...

Frightfest 2016: ‘Found Footage 3D’ Review

A small production team are hard at work on their latest film project, a found footage horror. Worried that the genre has been done to death, star and producer Derek (Carter Roy) comes up with an ingenious idea, to...

Frightfest 2016: ‘The Evil In Us’ Review

The Evil In Us review: A slick and stylish modern take on the zombie virus, this film is destined to be an instant classic. The Evil In Us review, Kat Hughes, Frightfest 2016. A group of five best friends, plus one of group's...

Frightfest 2016: ‘Here Alone’ Review

Here Alone review: A perfect three character story that delves deep into the human psyche, the power of relationships and the human drive to survive. Here Alone review, Kat Hughes, Frightfest 2016. The resurgence of the zombie film has led to...