Tag Archives

Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark

This is just one of many juvenile based horror flicks which will hit multiplex cinemas in coming months after the phenomenal success of the IT franchise based on the 1986 novel by Stephen King. Inspired by the best-selling series of books, the horror quickly escalates on Halloween night in 1968 when a group of teenagers […]

Pet Sematary

The mood of Pet Sematary is so creepy, gathering flowers would have menace. It’s full of boos and squeaks, as befits a well-made scary movie. Hinges screech, thunder arrives, and the worst of actions are enacted on a forbidden hill in the dead of night.  Welcome to Stephen King country, where little makes sense and […]

Sydney Latin American Film Festival 2018

The Sydney Latin American Film Festival is back from the September 6-15, for its 13th annual buffet of juicy films. This year the festival will feature a huge line-up of films from Uruguay, Brazil, Argentina, Columbia, Mexico and more. The programme will be presented at Addison Road Picture House, Dendy Opera Quays and PYT Fairfield, where […]

Carrie: The Musical

Carrie: The Musical, based on the best-selling Stephen King novel, is a step away from the trademark gore and horror of the well-known classic. This Louis Ellis Productions rendition, helmed by director Hayden Tonazzi, promises a story that spotlights the humanity of Carrie (Kirralee Elliott) - a high school student pushed to the brink by […]

IT

Resurrecting Stephen King's novel to coincide with the legend of the evil entity IT, comes the first chapter in the two-part big screen adaption 27 years after the original. The storyline follows seven children living in the town of Derry, Maine. In the town kids have started to disappear, including the younger brother of Bill, […]

The Dark Tower

If you are a die-hard fan of Stephen King books, you may want to reconsider your expectations. But let's just not strike The Dark Tower as a lost cause, not just yet, because if you are looking at getting immersed in a Stephen King world, go straight to the movies, and dive right in the […]