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

Most Likely To Die Review [Frightfest 2015]: “Completely formulaic”

Most Likely To Die review: Formulaic, dull and unimaginative. Director: Anthony DiBlasi Cast: Heather Morris, Jake Busey, Perez Hilton Certificate: TBC Running Time: 90 minutes Synopsis: A group of ex-high-school students reconnect just before their ten year reunion only to find themselves picked off one by one by someone, or...

Slumlord review [Frightfest 2015]: “Will keep you up all night”

Slumlord review: A home invasion thriller with a new-millennia spin. Director: Victor Zarcoff Cast: Neville Archambault, Brienne Moncrief, P.J McCabe, Sarah Baldwin Certificate: TBC Running Time: 87 minutes Synopsis: Married young couple Claire and Ryan move into a new apartment not realising that their new landlord has a sinister agenda. Opening...

Deathgasm review [FrightFest 2015]: “A cult classic in the making”

Deathgasm review: Features great narration and inventive editing techniques that also add to the laughs. Director: Jason Lei Howden Cast: Milo Cawthorne, James Blake, Kimberley Crossman, Sam Berkley, Dabiel Cresswell Certificate: TBD Running Time: 90 Minutes Synopsis: A recently formed band, Deathgasm, come across sheet music that...

Frankenstein review [FrightFest 2015]: “One of the best adaptations”

Frankenstein review: Rose's adaptation is intelligent and challenging, this will cited in years to come when studying the original text. Director: Bernard Rose Cast: Xavier Samuel, Danny Huston, Carrie-Anne Moss, Tony Todd, Maya Erskine Certificate: TBD Running Time: 89 Minutes Synopsis: Modern day meets classical horror...

Jeruzalem review [FrightFest 2015]: “A tense and often scary film”

Jeruzalem review: Exciting and overwhelming, but also nerve-wracking and cruel. Director: Doran Paz, Yoav Paz Cast: Tom Graziani, Yael Grobglas, Danielle Jadelyn, Yon Tumarkin Certificate: TBD Running Time: 87 Minutes Synopsis: Three American tourists are trapped in Jerusalem during an apocalyptic event. Once again horror finds itself...

Hellions review [FrightFest 2015]: “Not enjoyable, not well constructed, and not worth your time”

Hellions review. Not enjoyable at all. Director: Bruce McDonald Cast: Chloe Rose, Robert Patrick, Rachel Wilson, Rossif Sutherland, Luke Bilyk Certificate: 15 Running Time: 82 Minutes Synopsis: On Halloween, a young pregnant woman is terrorised by pumpkin headed trick-or-treaters who are out for her unborn child. Hellions has...

Shut In review [FrightFest 2015]: “A bloody good time with a devilish grin.”

Shut In review: A bloody good time with a devilish grin. Director: Adam Schindler Cast: Beth Riesgraf, Martin Starr, Jack Kesy, Rory Culkin, Leticia Jimenez Certificate: TBD Running Time: 90 Minutes Synopsis: An agoraphobic woman finds her house invaded by petty criminals looking for cash. She may...

III review [FrightFest 2015]: “Inception by way of a Russian folktale”

III review: a film to absorb and think about. Director: Pavel Khvaleev Cast: Polina Davydova, Lyubov Ignatushko, Evgeniy Gagarin Certificate: TBD Running Time: 89 Minutes Synopsis: During a mysterious epidemic, two sisters promise to look after one another. When one falls ill, the other must use...

Night Of The Living Deb review [Frightfest 2015]: “Perfect blend of heart and ‘brains'”

Night Of The Living Deb review: Avoids becoming a poor man’s Shaun Of The Dead, instead proving to be the perfect blend of heart and ‘brains.’ Director: Kyle Rankin Cast: Maria Thayer, Michael Cassidy, Ray Wise, Chris Marquette Certificate: 15 Running Time: 85 minutes Synopsis: Following...

Sun Choke review [Frightfest 2015]: “Beautifully crafted and exquisitely shot”

Sun Choke review: An enthralling and engaging film that just creeps up on you again and again. Director: Ben Cresciman Cast: Sara Malakul Lane, Sarah Hagan, Evan Jones, Barbara Crampton Running Time: 83 Minutes Certificate: TBC Synopsis: Recovering from a recent violent psychotic break,...