Reviews

"There'a an exit ahead. I think we're clear …" - Samnite

New Zealand Horror Movies

1982

  • Scarecrow, The (Sam Pillsbury)
  • 1983

  • Dead Kids (Michael Laughlin)
  • 1984

  • Death Warmed Up (David Blyth)
  • Pallet on the Floor (Lynton Butler)
  • Trial Run (Melanie Read)
  • 1985

  • Lost Tribe, The (John Laing)
  • Mr. Wrong (Gaylene Preston)
  • 1986

  • Bridge to Nowhere (Ian Mune)
  • 1987

  • Bad Taste (Peter Jackson)
  • 1989

  • Meet the Feebles (Peter Jackson)
  • 1990

  • Returning, The (John Day)
  • 1991

  • Moonrise/Grampire (David Blyth)
  • 1992

  • Braindead (Peter Jackson)
  • 1993

  • Jack be Nimble (Garth Maxwell)
  • 1994

  • Heavenly Creatures (Peter Jackson)
  • 1996

  • Frightners, The (Peter Jackson)
  • 1997

  • Aberration (Tim Boxell)
  • Saving Grace (Costa Botes)
  • Ugly, The (Scott Reynolds)
  • 1999

  • Psychosomatic (Andrew Charles Tanner)
  • Scarfies (Robert Sarkies)
  • 2000

  • Irrefutable Truth About Demons, The (Glenn Standring)
  • 2001

  • No One Can Hear You (John Laing)
  • Waiting Place, The (Cristobal Araus Lobos)
  • Kung Fu Vampire Hunters (Phil Davison)
  • 2003

  • Perfect Strangers (Gaylene Preston)
  • Locals, The (Greg Page)
  • Nemisis Game (Jesse Warn)
  • Terror Peak (Dale G. Bradley)
  • 2004

  • Flatmates Wanted (Gary Davies)
  • 2005

  • Belief (Phil Davison)
  • Boogeyman (Stephen Kay)
  • Hidden (Tim McLachlan)
  • Zombie Movie (Ben Stenbeck)
  • 2006

  • Out of the Blue (Robert Sarkies)
  • Perfect Creature (Glenn Standring)
  • 2007

  • Black Sheep (Jonathan King)
  • Down by the Riverside (Brad Davison, Marama Killen)
  • Ferryman, The (Chris Graham)
  • Five (Amit Tripuraneni)
  • Tattooist, The (Peter Burger)
  • Suzie (Warren Matthews)
  • When Night Falls (Alex Gavin)
  • 2008

  • A Song of Good (Gregory King)
  • Blackspot (Ben Hawker)
  • 2009

  • Blackspot (Ben Hawker)
  • District 9 (Neill Blomkamp)
  • Richmond Family Massacre, The (Lance McMinn)
  • Under The Mountain (Jonathan King)
  • 2010

  • Diagnosis: Death (Jason Stutter)
  • Predicament (Jason Stutter)
  • Warrior's Way, The (Sngmoo Lee)
  • Wound (David Blyth)
  • 2011

  • Compound (Dale Stewart)
  • Devil's Rock, The (Paul Campion)
  • Everybody Loves Murder (Corran Lindsay)
  • Most Fun You Can Have Dying, The (Kirstin Marcon)
  • Rest For The Wicked (Simon Pattison)
  • 2012

  • ABCs of Death, The (Various)
  • Compound (Dale Stewart)
  • Crab Island (Michael Tandecki)
  • Fear North (Sandra Brace, Jadin Leslie, Jessica Hyland, Asha Hanes
  • Fresh Meat (Danny Mulheron)
  • Fundamental (Bill Hunt)
  • Ghost TV (Phil Davison)
  • Long on the Island (Ruth Fischer-Smith)
  • Two Little Boys (Robert Sarkies)
  • Valley of the Succubus (Samuel Wheeler)
  • Video Diary of Madi O, The, Final Entries (????)
  • 2013

  • End of Daze (Kiel McNaughton)
  • Ghost Bride (David Blyth)
  • 2014

  • ABCs of Death 2, The (Various)
  • Another Mouth to Feed (Cameron Pitney)
  • Buzz Kill (Martin Renner)
  • Compound (Dale Stewart)
  • Cure, The (David Gould)
  • Housebound (Gerard Johnstone)
  • I Survived a Zombie Holocaust (Guy Pigden)
  • Silent Fear (???)
  • Turbo Kid (François Simard, Anouk Whissell, Yoann-Karl Whissell)
  • What We Do in the Shadows (Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi)
  • 2015

  • Belief: The Possession of Janet Moses (David Stubbs)
  • Dead Room, The (Jason Stutter)
  • Deathgasm (Jason Lei Howden)
  • Ghost Shark 2: Urban Jaws (Johnny Hall, Andrew Todd)
  • Siren Song (Benedict Mart)
  • Three Wasps in a Serpent's Nest (Mathias T. Taylor)