Tag Archives: Lily Newmark

Slamdance 2021: Spectacular Performances Lift ‘A Brixton Tale’ (2021) – Movie Review

Ah; YouTube. It’s not just for entertainment anymore, it’s practically a lifestyle. And for a wealthy girl like Leah in Darragh Carey and Bertrand Desrochers’ film, A Brixton Tale, getting gritty footage is a way to break into the professional film world. And she’ll do anything to get there. Synopsis: …

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‘Welcome to Mercy’ (2018): Beautifully Terrifying Movie Review

Kristen Ruhlin in Welcome to Mercy

Although I do enjoy possession films, they are not my favorite horror subgenre. There’s just so many out there filled with too much regurgitated material, so it takes a compelling story to peek my interest. IFC Midnight has released several killer titles this year, and when I heard about Welcome …

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PopHorror Interviews Tommy Bertelsen: Director of ‘Welcome to Mercy’

IFC Midnight has been killing it with their horror releases this year including Welcome to Mercy (read our review – here). It’s one that I still keep thinking about, even weeks later, and much of that is due to the brilliant director, Tommy Bertelsen. I was lucky enough talk with …

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Screamfest LA Announces Second Wave Of 2018 Lineup!

Screamfest LA is America’s largest and longest running horror film festival. It has been around for 18 years and shows no signs of stopping. They have recently announced the second wave of lineup for this year’s event that begins on October 8 and runs through the 18th at the TCL …

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FGBFF 2018 – ‘Pin Cushion’ Movie Review

Pin Cushion

I’ve watched a monstrous amount of great features from the Final Girls Berlin Film Festival, however, none of them had the impact on me that Pin Cushion did. This one hit me hard, right in the heart. This beautifully heartbreaking tale is written and directed by Deborah Haywood. The cast includes Lily …

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