Christopher Stewardson

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Review: It Chapter Two (2019)

Stronger than its predecessor, It Chapter Two sees pitch-perfect casting and the return of the ‘Losers Club’ to Derry. Pennywise is still a menace, but the film...

Review: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark may be the most fun I’ve had at the cinema this year. That isn’t to suggest that...

Review: Gamera vs. Barugon (1966)

Exploring themes of greed and its terrible consequences, Gamera vs. Barugon is an entertaining, if sometimes slow, Gamera outing. Perhaps the best of the...

Review: Midsommar (2019)

James Ferman, former Chief Censor of the BBFC, once described Tobe Hooper’s The Texas Chain Saw Massacre as the “pornography of terror”. Indeed, the...

Thoughts on Film: Frankenstein (1931)

What can I say about Frankenstein that hasn’t been said before?  I first saw James Whale's Frankenstein when I was eighteen years old, shortly after I...