Noroi the Curse, or: Ghost fetuses assemble

I never thought I'd get to the point of being sick of creepy children and complex supernatural drama from Asia but here we are. November accidentally became an extension of spooky season and that's fine but I'm absolutely gagging to hang out with a gang of harried executive women in quaint country towns - all…

A Tale of Two Sisters, or: Baggage

I don't really have a clever intro for this week's post. Just that we continue our South East Asian chapter of the Collab - and this week we're in Korea, spending time with a well-loved psychological ghost story. Which is heaven, really. A family is haunted by the tragedies of deaths within the family. Film:…

Slaxx, or: It’s all in the jeans

We trip solidly into B-movie territory this week with a story about haunted jeans. There's not an awful lot I can add to that statement, apart from the fact that perhaps this is the anti-Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants (2005) and maybe they'd make a cute double bill. Maybe. When a possessed pair of jeans…

Three macabre podcasts

Sometimes only a podcast episode can hit the spot, am I right? I particularly like having one to hand when I'm doing something mundane at work, it makes me feel like I'm somewhere else. Given the content of some of these though, actually being where I am doesn't seem like such a bad thing. Here's…

Censor, or: Got wood(s)

Horror month is finally here (even though we did a dry run in August)! I know this is pretty much always the caveat for a purely horror driven month, but the genre is a very accurate illustration of where my mind is currently at. Anxious for no good reason (even though I'm solidly back on…