First Look At Johnny Kevorkian's AWAIT FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS

UK director Johnny Kevorkian is hard at work on his upcoming claustrophobic thriller Await Further Instructions and with the production half way through principal photography the first two images have been released to give a taste.Sam Gittens plays Nick, who... More »
By Todd Brown   

DAD'S ARMY: The Classic Comedy Moves To The Big Screen With A Stellar Collection Of UK Talent

Classic UK sitcom Dad's Army is headed to the big screen with a new feature film adaptation directed by Oliver Parker. Blessed with an amazing cast of UK talents - Catherine Zeta Jones, Bill Nighy, Michael Gambon, and Toby Jones... More »
By Todd Brown   

Watch Adorably Evil Kids In Horror Short PARTY 85

One of the highlights of being a programmer is bringing back filmmakers whose work you love, and love to see develop. Last year, for the FrightFest shorts, we screened Dan Auty's Aphelion Point, a trippy throwback to 70s sci fi,... More »

Watch The Striking Trailer For Musical Documentary GURRUMUL

If you are anything like me there's a fighting chance that you've not heard anything at all about Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu before now. And this simple fact is ample argument for the importance of director Paul Williams' upcoming documentary Gurrumul.... More »
By Todd Brown   

Sitges 2015 Review: FROM THE DARK Is An Enjoyable, If Repetitive, Ride

Conor McMahon is no stranger here in Sitges. The Irish director already succeeded in winning the audience's affection back in 2012 with Stitches, a film that managed to get as much laughter as jumps and scares. This time he comes back to Sitges with... More »
By Guillem Rosset   

THE DEAD ROOM: Watch The Full International Trailer For Jason Stutter's Haunted House Horror

Jason Stutter's New Zealand based haunted house horror film The Dead Room is set to have its world premiere at the prestigious Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival this coming Wednesday and for a taste of what is to come we've... More »
By Todd Brown   

Morbido 2015: Second Wave Of Titles And Guests At The Fest

Morbido is coming in less than three weeks and we have a new batch of titles and the first list of guests to share with you.As far as Latin American titles go Isaac Ezban's The Similars is on the list.... More »
By Andrew Mack   

Exclusive: Images And Music Sample From THE BURNING KISS

The team behind new Australian feature The Burning Kiss has some exclusive images and a sample of the score to share with Twitch's readers.  "Mario Bava's The Whip And The Body and avant-garde filmmakers like Stan Brakhage and Danny Perez were... More »
By Hugo Ozman   

Toronto 2015 Review: SHERPA Scales A Different Side of Everest

On May 29th,1953, Nepalese guide Tenzing Norgay brought New Zealand philanthropist mountaineer Edmund Hillary to the summit of Mount Everest. The very idea of crawling to the top of the highest mountain on earth, with its punishing temperatures and near... More »
By Kurt Halfyard   

Exclusive Clip From THE MESSENGER: Talking To Dead People Is Not What It's Cracked Up To Be

My! Conversations between the living and the head are rarely as haunting as the one featured in our exclusive clip from The Messenger. The supernatural horror film stars Robert Sheehan, who has been very impressive as the lead in upbeat,... More »
By Peter Martin   

LOVE/ME/DO Trailer Tests The Boundaries Of Trust And Crime

Raindance Film Festival kicks off next week with a wide array of features and shorts. Among the films in competition for Best UK Feature is the thriller Love/Me/Do, the first fiction feature by Martin Stitt. A veteran of both actual... More »

Roger Donaldson's MCLAREN Doc Starts Its Engine

The life and career of Bruce McLaren, a legendary New Zealand race car driver and designer, as well as the founder of a racing team that still bears his name, will be documented by Roger Donaldson in McLaren, according to... More »
By Peter Martin   

Toronto 2015 Review: EYE IN THE SKY, A Complex And Darkly Funny Look At The War On Terror

Tsotsi and Rendition director Gavin Hood has set himself a difficult task on multiple levels with his latest effort, Eye In The Sky. He is, first of all, tackling fabulously thorny and morally complex material as he weighs the question... More »
By Todd Brown   

DEATHGASM: Raise Heavy Metal Horns For The U.S. Theatrical Trailer

Deathgasm is coming to U.S. cinemas and VOD on October 2nd thanks to the brutal folks at Dark Sky Films. They have cut a new trailer that succinctly expresses how bat-shit insane, gory and hilarious this Kiwi horror comedy is.... More »
By Andrew Mack   

TANNA Trailer And Photos: Love Fights Tribalism On A South Pacific Island

A man and a woman from warring tribes fall in love on a small island in the South Pacific. What could possibly go wrong? According to Tanna, plenty. The film, directed by Martin Butler and Bentley Dean, will make its world... More »
By Peter Martin   

Blu-ray Review: ELFEN LIED Bares Bodies And Souls

(... and often also the insides of both...) British distributor 101 Films seems to own exactly two anime licenses, and it released one of those a few weeks ago on Blu-ray, in a beautiful shiny steelbook (seen here). I'm... More »
By Ard Vijn   

FrightFest Presents: First Titles Include AAAAAAAAH!, THE SAND, And More

Back in April, we first heard about 'FrightFest Presents,' intended to give film fans across the UK and Ireland access to titles that have screened at the UK's leading horror fantasy film festival. Now the first titles to be released... More »
By Peter Martin   

Giveaway: Win Blu-rays And DVDs Of THE DEAD LANDS And WHITE GOD From Magnet, Magnolia And TwitchFilm

TwitchFilm has partnered with Magnet Releasing and Magnolia Pictures to bring you a couple of wonderful films on Blu-ray and DVD. First up we have two copies of Toa Fraser's brutal New Zealand Maori action film The Dead Lands. A... More »
By J Hurtado   

Hey Canada! TURBO KID Is Riding Into A Town Near You On August 28

Turbo Kid, the Canadian cult hit and festival circuit darling, is coming to a Canadian cinema near you.The shenanigans begin on Thursday, August 27th with Raven Banner and Cineplex's Sinister Cinema series. For one night only Turbo Kid will play... More »
By Andrew Mack   

Review: CHARLIE'S COUNTRY Enthralls

When I saw Rolf de Heer's Bad Boy Bubby in an arthouse theatre back in the mid-90s, I was totally unprepared for such raw and nihilistic filmmaking. A violent and dark film, it was clear from that one film that... More »
By Jason Gorber   
  Next »
Page 2 of 201