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Horror Channel Frightfest 2016 Film Ratings

It was all change this year at FrightFest as the headline sponsor was now the Horror Channel, and instead of the confines of Vue Leicester Square we were now out in the spacious Vue Shepherds Bush at West 12. Gone were the protestors jugglers and buskers, only to be replaced with singing religious groups and…

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HorrorChannel FrightFest2016 Film Predictions

This Friday (1st July) the 2016 HorrorChannel FrightFest programme is announced listing all the feature films and events to be spread out over the 5 days in late August.  Unlike previous years the festival is to take place away from Leicester Square – at the Vue Shepherds Bush. Like previous years there will be some great…

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Film4 FrightFest Glasgow 2016 Film Ratings

Its February and yet again FrightFest takes up residence at the Glasgow Film Theatre for 2 days of films, shorts and Q&As. A number Real Reel Scares crew headed north of the border, stocked up on IrnBru and butter tablet and reported back on the lineup. As before  all films have been rated out of 5, and…

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Celluloid Screams 2015 Film Ratings

Yet again, and this time in greater numbers Real Reel Scares descended on the Showroom Cinema in Sheffield for the Celluloid Screams Festival 2015. Over 3 days with flat caps and whippets in hand, Faye, John, Mike, Mark and Sarah watched loads of shorts, features and drank the festival beer. The event culminated in a live…

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Frightfest 2015 Film Ratings

With great excitement, stomachs full of toast and rain-soaked footwear; the Real Reel Scares team sat though 16th Annual  Film4 Fright Fests offerings of blood-soaked celluloid delights. With nearly 100 films on show over the 5 days of August Bank Holiday, it was physically impossible to see everything on offer – but we all saw as…

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Preview: Film4 Frightfest Glasgow 2015

Glasgow Frightfest is fast approaching, the line up announced, the tickets have gone on sale, and we at Real Reel Scares have got ourselves 3 of them. Mark, John and I will be traveling up to Scotland at the end of February to watch 2 days of horror films, get drunk and enjoy being among…

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Festival : Celluloid Screams 2014

  Celluloid Screams is a multiday film festival held in Sheffield yearly since 2009.  From the friday night to the wee hours of Monday morning. A few hundred people cram into the largest screen of the Showroom Cinema for films, shorts, Q&A’s, beer and popcorn. Both myself, Mark and Mike fancied trying the festival for…

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Film4 Frightfest 2014 – It’s all change….

A review of this years Film4 Frightfest I did for Failed Critics back in September. Eight years ago I first came to FrightFest, back when it was still in the Odeon at the bottom of Leicester Square, where I did 2 years before it moved venue to The Empire at the top of the square.…