11 Aug 2019

FILM REVIEW: HARPOON (FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL)

Another year down for Montreal’s FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, one of the biggest festivals in the way of Sci-Fi, Horror, and Fantasy. FEAR FOREVER is wrapping up its 2019 coverage with the nautical nightmare that is HARPOON. A twisted horror-comedy that shows us the bloody snowball effect of the ‘eye

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28 Jul 2019

Film Review: Homewrecker (Fantasia International Film Festival)

The FANTASIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL is beginning to wind down, with only a few more days to go. It’s sad to say goodbye but we have all had a fun ride so far. Here at FEAR FOREVER, we have made sure to cover some of the most interesting titles this

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13 Mar 2019

FILM REVIEW: STARFISH

STARFISH is a 2018 sci-fi/ cosmic horror film directed and written by A.T White. Premiering at last year’s Fantastic Fest, the film is going on to have a theatrical release in select US cinemas this month. STARFISH is an intimate spin on the post-apocalyptic subgenre. Greif stricken Aubrey stays in

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07 Jan 2019

TOP FIVE HORROR OF 2018

I’d go on about how 2018 was a great year for horror, but every year is always a great year for horror, it’s a great genre! With each passing year horror is becoming more mainstream and films that need attention are getting the accolades they deserve. We had awesome cinematic

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31 Oct 2018

Film Review: KNUCKLEBALL

Earlier this year FEAR FOREVER covered Montreal’s Fantasia Film Festival. We however missed the debut of Michael Peterson’s KNUCKLEBALL, which ended up winning the audience choice award. We are no longer in the dark, as we bring you a review of this festival crowd pleaser. The film had a release in

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18 Oct 2018

Film Review: I’ll Take Your Dead (Toronto After Dark Film Festival)

October is a busy and exciting month for horror fans as the Halloween month is always full of film festivals for those of us with a desire to be terrified. Coming to a close this week is Canadian horror, action, sci-fi film fest TORONTO AFTER DARK. The festival opened on

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23 Jul 2018

Blue My Mind (Fantasia 2018)

Many fantasy and horror-fantasy film deal with monstrous changes as an allegory for female puberty. Think of films such as GINGER SNAPS, JENNIFER’S BODY and the more recent RAW and it is clear that a sexual awakening as a young woman can be monstrous. The newest films to tackle this

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23 Jun 2018

Film Review: HEARTLESS

Edgar Allen Poe’s 1843 short story The Tell-Tale Heart is the classic story of a killer driven mad with paranoia and guilt after committing a murder- hearing the victim’s heartbeat constantly after the fact. As one of America’s first writers of horror and mystery fiction Poe’s work is an obvious

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14 Jun 2018

Film Review: CHIMERA

Things never go right when humans play God.  Horror has taught us this ever since Dr. Frankenstein created his monster. This horror trope is explored in a new and interesting way in Maurice Haeems sci-fi horror CHIMERA. Featuring a refreshingly diverse cast, this film definitely stands out and is extremely

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18 May 2018

FILM REVIEW: ISLAND ZERO

ISLAND ZERO is the low budget creature feature and debut film from director Josh Gerritsen. Directly inspired by the original eco-horror, 1954’s THEM! and horror classic, THE THING; ISLAND ZERO is quite clearly a film about natures revenge on humanity and the horrors of isolation. The residents of a small

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