A soldier introduces himself to the Peterson family, claiming to be a friend of their son who died in action. After the young man is welcomed into their home, a series of accidental deaths seem to be connected to his presence.
Seen 'Enter the Void', 'Only God Forgives', or 'Beyond the Black Rainbow' recently, and looking for more modern films with that slick neon aesthetic? Look no further than this aesthetically curated list dubbed 'Neon-Noir'. Our only question: how can something so bright be so dark?
Tired of dialogue that sounds like it was written by someone with English as a third language? Try our selection of genuinely intelligent indie horrors for a change of pace, including the superbly crafted zomcom horror 'Pontypool'.
Movies in the vein of 'Charlie Countryman': taking classic crime cinema themes and giving them a modern, indie spin. Some films are foreign, some simply under-publicized, but all are guaranteed to give you a fresh appreciation of the genre!
A list crowned by recent Australian masterpiece, 'The Babadook' - which, for our money, is the best film of its ilk released in recent years. For those not in the know, psychological horror relies less on blood and guts and more on brains: playing on the audience's unconscious fears, toying with the uncanny, and making strategic use of silence.
Like the monsters they feature, these horror flicks have hidden in the shadows, evading detection. Which, with efforts like 'Grave Encounters', 'Under the Skin', and 'Triangle', is a real shame. So grab your flashlight and get exploring!
Back in the day they said comic books rotted your brain, then they said watching TV rotted your brain - so, what do you think a movie that looks like a comic book is gonna do to the old grey matter? Only one way to find out!
From Freudian Australian gem 'The Babadook' to good old fashioned Hollywood blockbuster 'Captain America', this collection contains all the greatest thrillers from the newly passed year. Word to the wise: some films may be listed as 2015 due to differing release dates.