Film Review: Night Teeth

★★★★ Night Teeth compiles a talented cast for a vampy Netflix romp that will thrill and surprise those already fluent in vampire cinema. The all-in-one-night logline promises intriguing scripting and compact, intimate characterizations. Personally, the biggest draw for me was this outstanding cast, which includes Debby Ryan, Megan Fox, Sydney Sweeney, Alexander Ludwig, and Alfie … Continue reading Film Review: Night Teeth

Film Review: My Heart Can’t Beat Unless You Tell It To

★★★★ I never thought I’d use the phrase “surprisingly tender” when describing a vampire film, but My Heart Can’t Beat Unless You Tell It To is here to prove me wrong. Jonathan Cuartas writes and directs a passionate and complex horror drama that feels achingly personal. It reassesses vampire lore through the lens of a … Continue reading Film Review: My Heart Can’t Beat Unless You Tell It To

Film Review: Boys from County Hell

★★★★★ An opening scene with an elderly couple immediately sets the stage with gory visuals, and from that introduction, I knew Boys from County Hell would be something special. The new Irish vampire film from writer/director Chris Baugh (and co-writer Brendan Mullin) suggests that Bram Stoker’s Dracula was a rip-off: the true OG king of … Continue reading Film Review: Boys from County Hell