All Cheerleaders Die
A gang of cheerleaders embark on a supernatural path of vengeance.
The Babadook
A character in a pop up book haunts the nightscape of a six-year-old boy
Blood Moon
A group of travellers captured by outlaws face a bigger threat - a creature known by natives as a skinwalker.


Digging Up The Marrow
Documentarians exploring monster art meet a man who claims the monsters are real - and that he knows where to find them.
Doc Of The Dead
A documentary exploring the zombie genre.
A love triangle simmers under the threat of an alien invasion.
The Green Inferno
A group of college activists are taken hostage in the Peruvian jungle.
The Guest
A man inveigles his way into a family home by saying he is a friend of a dead soldier.
Two newlyweds find their relationship tested in a house by the lake.
A failed criminal is placed under house arrest with her overbearing mother - and the house may be haunted.


Killer Mermaids
Young tourists who visit an abandoned fort once used by the Nazis encounter a seductive and deadly mythical creature.
Late Phases
A retirement community is threatened by werewolves.
Life After Beth
Beth dying makes life hard. Beth coming back makes it harder.


A Nightmare On Elm Street
A child molester killed by vigilantes seeks revenge on their children through their dreams.
The Passage
Young Australians setting out to disprove an urban legend find themselves caught up in a different supernatural horror.


The Samurai
A young police officer is drawn into a mysterious maniac's murderous plans.
The Shining
After moving his family to a remote hotel with a troubled past, a writer gradually loses his mind.
The Signal
Three college students disappear under mysterious circumstances while tracking a computer hacker through the Southwest.
Sin City: A Dame To Kill For
The Senator's power may be challenged and the femme fatale's allure may be slipping but Old Town remains a dangerous place in the neon nightscape of the graphic novel


A lazy small town policeman becomes a lycanthropic crime fighting hero when the moon is full.
Wolf Creek 2
Cops and tourists fall foul of an outback serial killer.
You know the story: sexy teens head to a secluded lakeside cabin for a weekend of debauched fun, only to be menaced by a mysterious force picking them off one by one. But here, the culprit proves to be a horde of rabid zombie beavers.

Portrait of a lady and a city Fabien Constant on Sarah Jessica Parker and the team behind Blue Night

Style and grace Kate Novack and Andrew Rossi on The Gospel According To André

On the road again Kent Jones on Tribeca award winner Diane

Putting island in doc Gabrielle Brady on the challenges of shooting Island Of The Hungry Ghosts

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