200 Greatest Horror Films (160-151)

Special Mention: Battle Royale Written and directed by Kinji Fukasaku Japan, 2000 The concept of The Hunger Games owes much to Koushun Takami’s cult novel Battle Royale, adapted for the cinema in ...

FilmSharks touts animation Possessed

Exclusive: FilmSharks International has come on to sell worldwide rights to the stop-motion feature Possessed (Pos Eso) from former Aardman Animations animator Sam. Guido Rud will tout the ...

Remembering James Garner, Elaine Stritch and Other Reel-Important People We Lost in July

Reel-Important People is a monthly column that highlights those individuals in or related to the movies who have left us in recent weeks. Below you'll find names big and small and from all areas of ...

Spanish Actor Alex Angulo Dead At 61

I hope someone in Madrid is dimming the lights on the Schweppes sign; that would be a fitting tribute to one of its best actors. Álex Angulo, star of films such as The Day of the Beast, Live Flesh, ...

25 Days of Christmas: ‘Day of the Beast’ – Delirious, demented and diabolically funny

El día de la bestia (The Day of the Beast) Directed by Álex de la Iglesia Written by Jorge Guerricaechevarría and Álex de la Iglesia Spain, 1995 Considered one of Spain’s hottest directors in the ...

31 Days of Horror: 100 Greatest Horror Films: Top 100

Every year, we here at Sound On Sight celebrate the month of October with 31 Days of Horror; and every year, I update the list of my favourite horror films ever made. Last year, I released a list that ...

Tiff’s 25 Years of Midnight Madness: Best of the Fest #6 –’Day of the Beast’

El día de la bestia (The Day of the Beast) Directed by Álex de la Iglesia Written by Jorge Guerricaechevarría and Álex de la Iglesia Spain, 1995 Considered one of Spain’s hottest directors in the ...

Pan's Labyrinth Review d: Guillermo del Toro

El Laberinto Del Fauno / Pan's Labyrinth (2006) Direction and screenplay: Guillermo del Toro Cast: Ivana Baquero, Sergi López, Maribel Verdú, Doug Jones, Ariadna Gil, Álex Angulo, Manolo Solo Oscar ...

The Films of the Decade Results: Voted by You

So, it’s been a busy month with votes coming in by the thousand but now that New Years Day has arrived we’ve been able to collate all your votes to give you the definitive list of movies that you ...

Pan's Labyrinth

Pan's Labyrinth (El Laberinto del Fauno) is set in northern Spain in 1944, after the victory of Franco and his fascists. The film revolves around Ofelia, a young girl whose father is dead and mother ...