On The Edge Films

Cinematic Thoughts for Cinematic Minds

Eye on Horror: Suburbs, Shapes, and Scare Tactics… Halloween

1978/ USA Director: John Carpenter Starring: Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, Nancy Kes, P.J Soles, Kyle Richards John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978) is perhaps the quintessential horror film as it strips … Continue reading

October 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Eye on Horror: A Banquet of Blood… Hannibal

For quite some time, television has been serving up programmes of an extremely high quality which easily rival anything the Big Screen has to offer. Think Twin Peaks, The Sopranos, … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Eye on Horror: Eraserhead

1977/ USA Director: David Lynch Starring: Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen Joseph, Jeanne Bates, Judith Roberts, Laurel Near In an almost forty-year career filled with undeniably strange films, David Lynch’s … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Frank

2014/ UK, Ireland Director: Lenny Abrahamson Starring: Michael Fassbender, Domhnall Gleeson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Scoot McNairy, François Civil, Carla Azar Lenny Abrahamson’s Frank follows a young, aspiring musician named Jon who, by a stroke of great … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Rover

2014/ Australia, USA Director: David Michôd Starring: Guy Pearce, Robert Pattinson, Scoot McNairy, David Field The opening twenty minutes of writer-director David Michôd’s sophomore effort, The Rover, are perhaps the most … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

2014/ Cyprus, USA Director(s): Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez Starring: Josh Brolin, Eva Green, Jessica Alba, Joseph Gordon- Levitt, Rosario Dawson, Mickey Rourke, Bruce Willis Since 2005, the actuality of a … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

I Wish I Was… Tilda Swinton in Only Lovers Left Alive

One of the worst things about the internet is that no-one has enough time to experience all it has to offer – which is basically everything. A lot of potential … Continue reading

September 26, 2014 · Leave a comment