Category Horror

Childs Play

Karen is a single mother who, after moving in with her son Andy in search of a new life, wants to give her the best gift for her thirteenth birthday. That’s why he buys a doll, Chucky, the latest technology cry. However, they will soon be followed by macabre deaths that will confuse the police. When the true nature of Chucky comes to light, Andy and Karen will have to fight to save their lives and prove that the culprit of all is this evil plastic creature. Beyond updating the visual aspect of the horror classic of the 80s, Diabolic Doll (Child’s Play) resuscitated for the new generations in a film that renews all the mythology of the character and turns it into a toy endowed with an artificial intelligence without limits for learning or violence. Thus, the black magic that gave life to this miniature psychopath leaves its place to the world of hypercomputing and the interconnection of devices in a tape that, however, respects the hallmarks of the franchise, such as black humor , the considerable doses of blood and viscera, a varied repertoire of deaths and victims and, again, the final confrontation between a child and his macabre birthday gift. Lars Klevberg (Polaroid) is in charge of directing this film where Aubrey Plaza (Mike and Dave look for serious roll) and the young, but experienced, Gabriel Bateman (Never turn off the light) will have to survive this Chucky 2.0 with the voice of Mark Hamill (Star Wars: The Last Jedi)...

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The Hole in the Ground

Trying to leave behind her tormented past, a young woman, Sarah O’Neill, moves to a small Irish village of lumberjacks with her son Chris. In the depths of the forest adjoining their new home, mother and son find a mysterious crater. The discovery of this hole will cause strange changes in the behavior and nature of the child, which will cause the mother to be torn between her own fears and traumas and a superstition of the locals over supplanted children. Bosque maldito is the first film by Irish filmmaker Lee Cronin, who had already attracted the attention of critics and fantastic film festivals with his previous short film Ghost Train (2014). Starring actress Seán Kerslake (Dollhouse) and young actor James Quinn Markey (Vikings), who are accompanied in the cast by names such as James Cosmo (Game of Thrones) or Kati Outinen (The Other Side of Hope), movie visits common places of horror cinema (the woman who flees from a traumatic past, the enchanted forest, the possessed son …) and in a certain way, gives them a new touch. Bosque maldito is a film of atmosphere and frights, but also of psychological and family terror, since at no time do we know if the threat that this woman faces comes from inside or outside her home...

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Annabelle Comes Home

The renowned parapsychologists Ed and Lorraine Warren decide to put an end once and for all to the ravages caused by the Annabelle doll, a conduit used by demons to possess people. For this they enclose it in a cabinet blessed by a priest in the room in which they keep other supernatural objects. However, one night the terrifying doll will conjure up all the evil spirits of the room to achieve its new goal: to own the Warren’s young daughter, July. Annabelle returns home is the third of the films starring the demoniac doll Annabelle and the seventh installment of the horror franchise Warren File, created by director James Wan (Insidious) and based on some of the most representative cases in life The American demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren studied and fought. This time the chosen director has been the debutant Gary Dauberman, until then screenwriter of other films of the franchise as Annabelle or The Nun, but also co-writer of one of the latest hits of international terror, It. Dauberman has worked on his own screenplay and has re-told this time with Patrick Wilson (Aquaman) and Vera Farmiga (Godzilla: King of monsters) in the role of the Warren couple...

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The Curse of La Llorona

Los Angeles, 1973. Anna is a social worker who, after the death of her husband, has had to perform feats in order to combine her profession with the care of her two children. Skeptical in a religious and superstitious city, she faces the case of a mother who, out of fear, has locked her children in a closet. After ignoring the warnings of this woman, Anna will release the terrible curse of La Llorona, a terrible phantom that attacks children and now loves their own. James Wan (Aquaman) sponsors the directorial debut of Michael Chaves in a horror film framed within the macabre cinematographic universe raised from the saga Warren File and its various spin offs. On this occasion, the protagonist is La Llorona, one of the great folk legends of Latin American folklore personified in the specter of a woman who, after murdering her children and then committing suicide, wanders the world in search of children to replace them with. With this material as a starting point, the film offers a story full of scares and suspense where a social worker will have to face this supernatural evil while trying to reconcile their profession and taking care of their offspring with the pain of loss of life. her husband still recent. To help you in this task, you will have the help of a priest experienced in the fight against a character that has scared dozens of generations...

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Brightburn

Tori and Kyle Breyer dream of being parents, but their infertility problems make it impossible. Their prayers seem to be heard when they discover a ship coming from another world with a baby inside it. Marriage adopts it and, as it grows, it becomes a clever and curious boy who fills them with pride. However, when he reaches puberty, the child will begin to develop superhuman powers and an evil that will turn him into a sadistic, terrible and unstoppable force. James Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2), as a producer; his brother Brian and his cousin Mark, screenwriters, and director David Yaroveski (The Hive) intend to give a radical turn to the superhero genre in this film that, far from focusing on the spectacularity and the epic of other productions with a bigger budget, It proposes a story of pure terror. The son imagines what might have happened if the child from another planet landing on a farm in Kansas had become a ruthless psychopath instead of the well-known hero in the red cape and the S in the chest. Inspired by the world of comics, but also in slasher classics such as Halloween Night, this fresh and original film promises spooky surprises and scares with high doses of violence not suitable for all audiences. Elizabeth Banks (Who’s killing the cranks ??) and Jackson A. Dunn (Avengers: Endgame) lead the cast and star in this peculiar mother-child relationship, on the verge of a more complicated puberty than normal, which serves as the driving force behind the plot...

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Pet Sematary

Dr. Louis Creed moves with his wife Rachel and their two young children to a house in the most rural area of ​​Maine. They soon discover that, deep in the forest, a short distance from their new home, there is a small and mysterious animal cemetery that makes the animals buried there come back to life. When the tragedy hits the Creed, Louis will ask for help from his neighbor, unwittingly initiating a chain of events that will release an ancestral evil. Still in the top 5 of Stephen King’s most blockbuster film adaptations, the classic Animal Graveyard comes alive in this remake directed by Kevin Kölsh and Dennis Widmyer (Starry Eyes). As it happened in the novel and in the film that precedes it, this film talks about death and family love through great doses of terror both in the form of scares based on paranormal phenomena, and when it deepens into a much more real fear and threatening: that of parents willing to do anything, even flirt with demonic forces, for the welfare of their children. In line with other recent successes based on the work of the writer from Maine (like It), this film offers a dark and spooky plot where an evil presence terrorizes the inhabitants of a small American town...

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Ma

Sue Ann is a lonely woman from a small town in Ohio who, one day, finds the opportunity to have company, even if she is not of her same age. When Maggie, a teenage newcomer, asks her to buy alcohol for her and her younger friends, Sue offers to drink quietly in her basement if they follow simple rules and call her Ma. When hospitality becomes obsession, these young people will discover that leaving Ma’s house unharmed is much more complicated than entering. Friends who have been inseparable for more than twenty years, the director Tate Taylor (The girl in the train) and the Oscar-winning actress Octavia Spencer (The form of water) come back to join forces after Maids and ladies or I Feel Good in this disturbing thriller. In order to broaden their horizons and get out of the box that Hollywood had submitted them to, Taylor and Spencer (also producers) formulate a spooky story where a group of teenagers who believe they have found the perfect place for their revelry will end up living the worst experience of their lifes. The culprit of this nightmare will be a woman who, beyond the ruthless villain archetype, becomes a character with traumas of the past still to be solved and a twisted sense of humor. The maternal relationships and adolescent initiation rites typical of high school movies are found in The Basement of Ma with a psychological terror heir to the Misery of Stephen King...

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Hell Fest

At an ambulatory circus that is staged during Halloween celebrations across most of America’s cities, a Cincinnati girl is detached from the group with whom she was in one of the labyrinths of this circus. There she is attacked by a masked individual known only under the pseudonym of “The Other”...

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The Nun

A monastery in Romania becomes the battlefield between the forces of good and evil...

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Slender Man

In a small town in Massachusetts, four friends named Wren (Joey King), Hallie (Julia Goldani Telles), Chloe (Jaz Sinclair) and Katie (Annalise Basso) invoke the famous Slender Man (Javier Botet). A week later, Katie disappears without a trace, and the other three girls go to her home to try to find some clues about her disappearance...

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