Tag Archives: horror

Peter Watts – Blindsight (2006) Review

9.5/10 Time for a reread of Peter Watts’ Blindsight. Ever since I discovered this novel a few years ago and rushed through it at a feverish pace within hours, I’ve had a fascination for it. Dense, mind-boggling, cutting-edge, horrifyingly bleak, … Continue reading

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Annihilation (2018) Review

8/10 The story around Annihilation (2018) is just as interesting as the film itself. It will probably go down in history as not only a cult classic for science fiction and horror fans, but it is also part of the … Continue reading

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The Cloverfield Paradox (2018) Review

5.5/10 The Cloverfield Paradox is a nice ride of creepy events happening. That is most of what this movie is. A crew is stuck on a disabled space station, and one by one the crewmates are confronted by something horrific … Continue reading

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M.R. Carey – The Girl With All the Gifts (2014) Review

7/10 I reviewed the film first; now here comes the book. Young Melanie (the girl from the title) narrates her story to us, and she tells it pretty much the way you’d tell a children’s story: neat and clear, with … Continue reading

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Scott Hawkins – The Library at Mount Char (2015) Review

Genre: fantasy / new weird / horror My rating: 9/10 The Library at Mount Char is an inventive, disturbing fantasy, filled with buckets of strange ideas. We could try to categorize it by saying that its themes feel a bit … Continue reading

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Raw (2016) Review

8/10 Raw is a French movie about a girl, Justine, who grew up in a vegetarian household, but when she eats raw meat at an initiation ritual at a medical school, she develops a disturbing taste for human flesh. Sometimes … Continue reading

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It Comes at Night (2017) Review

7/10 The movie opens up with a chilling scene in which an old man is apparently suffering from a disease. It looks like the pox. His daughter is trying to ascertain if he is too far gone and eventually they … Continue reading

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