Want to be rid of your toxic boyfriend? Take him to Hårga!
Lukas Feigelfeld’s new folk horror film HAGAZUSSA explores one woman’s struggle against paranoia, superstition, and religious repression in 15th-century rural Austria.
Lee Cronin’s film uses Irish folklore in an interesting modern way to tackle issues of motherhood and mental health.
David Bruckner’s THE RITUAL confronts issues of past v. present by way of a pagan death god. Cool, right?
The new Gareth Evans film takes on Christianity, cults, and more with its dark fantasy + folk horror.
KILL LIST begins as a crime-thriller, ending as a horrific bit of Gothic terror, and full of relevant modern themes.
A fantastic slice of the late ’80s, like a dark fairy tale set in the South, the horrific stuff of folklore.
If ever there were a Lovecraftian story not written by Lovecraft, DARK WATERS is it, certainly.
The Wicker Man. 1973. Directed by Robin Hardy. Screenplay by Anthony Shaffer; based on the novel Ritual by David Pinner. Starring Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Diane Cilento, Britt Ekland, Ingrid Pitt, Lindsay Kemp, Russell Water, Aubrey Morris, Irene Sunters, Walter Carr, Ian Campbell, & Roy Boyd. British Lion Film Corporation. Rated R. 94 minutes. Horror/MysteryContinue reading “Robin Hardy’s The Wicker Man: Fever Dream Memories of Christianity and Paganism”