Film Review: Dead Mine (2012)


SYNOPSIS: The legend of Yamashita’s Gold lures a treasure hunter and his group deep into the Indonesian jungle. Once they are trapped in an abandoned World War II Japanese bunker, they face the terrifying reality that the only way out is to go further in. REVIEW: In recent years there have been many films set in caves, mines and anything else filmmakers can come up with to allow them to create a claustrophobic, oppressive environment. … Continue reading

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Film Review: Mum & Dad (2008)


SYNOPSIS: Mum and Dad, and their ‘adopted’ children, Birdie & Elbie, work at the airport. The family live off whatever they scavenge from cargo holds, offices and hotels – including a steady stream of transient workers who populate the airport’s soulless hub. When Lena, a young Polish office cleaner, is befriended by Birdie, she gets drawn into a nightmarish world of torture, murder and perversity. Imprisoned in a suburban House of Horrors and designated a … Continue reading