Saturday , February 13 2016
Home / Tag Archives: Thirst

Tag Archives: Thirst


The Definitive Foreign Language Horror Films: 50-41

skinilive

English language film has long been a place for some of the greatest horror film directors of all time. All the way back to Alfred Hitchcock, we have seen the genre grow and develop sub-genres, thanks to the public’s ongoing thirst for fear and the possibility of danger around every ...

Read More »

Haifa International Film Festival ’15: ‘Thirst’ a fine debut that foretells Svetla Tsotsorkova’s potential

jajda___thirst_foto_pelicc81cula_7912

Thirst, Bulgarian actress Svetla Tsotsorkova’s feature debut just premiered in the New Directors section at the San Sebastian Film Festival and is currently screening at the Haifa International Film Festival. It stars teenage newcomers Monika Naydenova and Alexander Benev alongside Bulgarian screen and theatre veterans Vasil Mihailov, Ivaylo Hristov, Svetla Yancheva and Stefan Mavrodiev.

Read More »

Greatest Horror Movies Ever Made: Part 3: Greatest Australian / New Zealand Horror Films

WolfCreek03

  Australia may not have an overabundance of horror films but they’ve managed to produce some quality genre pictures. The recent success of the acclaimed documentary Not Quite Hollywood has shed light on a much overlooked aspect of Aussie genre filmmaking, from lowbrow slashers to twisted thrillers and gross-out horror ...

Read More »

Greatest Horror Movies Ever Made: Part 2: Blood Thirsty Vampires

review_dracula

Every year I spend the majority of the month of October watching as many horror movies as I possibly can. So I decided to take it upon myself to list off the greatest horror movies ever made. I felt the need to break up the list into several categories. You ...

Read More »

The 14 Very Best Vampire Films

14- The Hunger (1983) In his feature debut, director Tony Scott casts David Bowie as centuries-old vampire John Blaylock. A clever hook to lure the MTV audience, but the real stars of his film are Catherine Deneuve and Susan Sarandon, who play predator and prey. A Deneuve and Bowie manhunt ...

Read More »

Forget Twilight – Here Are The Best Vampire Films

13- The Hunger (1983) In his feature debut, director Tony Scott casts David Bowie as centuries-old vampire John Blaylock. A clever hook to lure the MTV audience, but the real stars of his film are Catherine Deneuve and Susan Sarandon, who play predator and prey. A Deneuve and Bowie manhunt ...

Read More »

The 100 Best Films of the Decade: 2000 – 2009 (part 6)

lastdayslg

Before I get to number 49 I feel the need to list fifty honorable mentions. This is a very personal list and I am confident that I could have easily chosen 100 foreign language films or 100 independent art house films and skipped out on all the Hollywood flicks, but ...

Read More »

Sound On Sight Radio #175: Avatar and the Top 10 of 2009

12 years and hundreds of millions of dollars later, James Cameron returns to reclaim his status as the world’s biggest deal. Avatar, his new sci-fi epic, hit theatres this weekend, and it’s an event so huge that the whole SoS crew – Ricky, Al, Mariko, and Simon – are here ...

Read More »

Sound On Sight Radio # 137 – Thirst & Love Exposure

Fantasia, Montreal’s international genre film festival, has expanded its mandate over the years to include a wide variety of films from around the world, with the sole proviso seemingly being that they’re not based on an SNL skit or a Dane Cook routine. There has, however, always been a focus ...

Read More »

Top 10 Horror Films of 2009

1- The Children The concept of killer kids is nothing new, but The Children can safely join the list of great horror movies like The Omen, Home Movie, The Exorcist, The Innocents and Village of the Damned. The film is directed by Tom Shankland who also adapted the script form ...

Read More »