Film Review: The Messengers (2007)

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SYNOPSIS: Having moved to rural North Dakota for a fresh start, a young girl has trouble convincing her parents that their new home is haunted. REVIEW: Speaking as a forty-something I have to confess that I find the success of Kristen Stewart somewhat mystifying. She has played the same part in all of the films I have seen her in to date: a sullen, uncommunicative teenager. Quite how this is enough to propel a young … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Child’s Eye (2010)

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SYNOPSIS: A group of friends find themselves stranded in an old hotel. As they uncover the history beneath the walls they’re slowly drawn into its sinister past making it harder to get out alive! REVIEW:

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Film Review: Re-Cycle (2006)

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SYNOPSIS: As she struggles to complete her new horror novel, best-selling author Tsui Ting-Yin’s (Angelica Lee) gruesome literary creations come to life and ensnare her in their terrifying and all-too-real alternate world. Now, she must escape, but the only means is to confront a painful incident in her past. Directed by Danny Pang and Oxide Pang Chun, this visually stunning film also stars Siu-Ming Lau. REVIEW: If your a fan of the movie “The Cell” … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Storm Warriors (aka Fung Wan) (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: Wind and Cloud find themselves up against a ruthless Japanese warlord intent on invading China. REVIEW: Wow, it looks like the Asian films are really taking an example from successful american-made movies. Or was it the other way around? In any case, The Storm Warriors really brings a sense of the crazy character-based retro style from earlier Asian films combined with the power of new styles like “300” Though most of you will make … Continue reading

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