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Grimmfest 2015: Manchester Macabre

Film Festival, Live Action

9th October, 2015

We round up last weekend's scares, screams and shivers that took place at Grimmfest 2015.

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This Weekend Darkness falls on Manchester at Grimmfest 2015

Film Festival, Live Action

2nd October, 2015

This weekend annual horror and cult film festival Grimmfest rises once again to send a wave of shocks and screams across Manchester. Here's a peek at what

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GrimmFest 2011: The Whisperer in Darkness

Film Festival, Live Action

23rd October, 2011

I was once again fortunate enough to attend some of the Grimm Up North horror film festival in Manchester, now in its third year. An unplanned change in

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Potiche

Live Action

13th October, 2011

The romantic comedy has had a comeback of sorts over the last few years. We say ‘of sorts’, because whilst every attractive person in Hollywood

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On Tour

Live Action

28th April, 2011

Burlesque has become a strangely popular form of entertainment over the last few years. It’s no accident that the renaissance of this tasteful type of

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We Are What We Are DVD

Live Action

6th April, 2011

When Jonathan Swift asserted the logic of cannibalism in his satirical essay A Modest Proposal, he suggested that the poor sell their children to the rich

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In The Land Of The Free DVD

Documentary

25th March, 2011

Vadim Jean’s documentary opens with one of the film’s subjects talking over a telephone line in an interview from prison, before the call is

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The Fighter

Live Action

31st January, 2011

In the genre of sport movies, the boxing movie is king, the undisputed champion. In fact nowhere are the recurring themes of sport movies more prevalent or

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GrimmFest 2010: Amer

Film Festival, Live Action

25th November, 2010

One of the best films DN caught at Manchester’s Grimm Up North horror film festival was barely a horror film at all, at least not in the modern sense,

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GrimmFest 2010 – The Pack

Film Festival, Live Action

16th November, 2010

The third film of our day at Manchester’s Grimm Up North Film Festival was Belgian-French horror hick-flick The Pack (La Meute). When the independent

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GrimmFest 2010: Evil: In the Time of Heroes

Film Festival, Live Action

12th November, 2010

DN had the pleasure of a five film horror marathon at the Grimm Up North film festival in Manchester. The second film of the day was Yorgos Noussias’

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The Walking Dead: Episode 1

Live Action

9th November, 2010

Zombies, zombies, bloody zombies. We really should be sick of the sight of them. The most annoying thing about them is that regardless of how many zombie

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