Creed II

One might think that after eight instalments about the same tale of redemption and triumph, any franchise would be on the ropes at this point, but after the electrifying revival of the Rocky legacy...

Halloween

Much like the blank-faced masked killer that has stalked its films for four decades now, the Halloween saga is a series that just won’t die. Since the 1978 original, it has gone from a sinister,...

Cult Column: Halloween (1978)

After 40 years and over 10 follow-ups, the world keeps coming back to the night he came home. John Carpenter’s horror masterpiece Halloween has been succeeded by almost a dozen sequels, remakes and...

Maniac

After a somewhat dry-spell in the constant output of Netflix originals, Patrick Somerville’s miniseries Maniac directed by Cary Fukanaga is a much-needed breath of fresh-air. The series...

The Predator

The Predator is a film that doesn’t know what it wants to be; it shifts tone, genre, and direction so unpredictably and inconsistently that the audience is left completely speechless, in a movie...