horror

Pett Kata Shaw Is An Impressive Modern-Day Retelling Of Old Bengali Horror

Streaming on Chorki, Nuhash Humayun’s four episode anthology series is greater than the sum of its parts

Love, Death + Robots Volume 3 Review: Ghost in the Machine

Despite its assortment like offerings, the new season of the animated anthology on Netflix is glued together by thematic unity…

Tumbbad: The Horror Borne By A Mere Touch Of Sin

The monster in the tale of Tumbbad is not just the monstrous old woman

Sreekrishna Parunthu: A Malayalam Gothic Fantasy

If man’s reach is beyond his grasp, then the makers of this film certainly reached several feet past theirs

Why Midnight Mass On Netflix Is Mike Flanagan’s Masterpiece

I don't remember the last time I felt so emotionally drained after watching a film or series in the genre

Midnight Mass, On Netflix, Is Yet Another Spooky Feather In Mike Flanagan’s Cap

The show is heart-rending, with one of the most powerfully evocative moments in a series ever

The Empty Man, On Disney+ Hotstar, Sends Chills Down Your Spine

This is a rare horror film that takes you deep into its abyss and leaves you paranoid about your surroundings

Haunted, On Netflix: A Pseudo-Documentary Where Fact Is Possessed By Fiction

This pseudo-documentary behaves just like a character in a horror film: it does exactly that which it is asked not…

FC Discover: Ari Aster’s Film School Project, The Strange Thing about the Johnsons

The film was a sensation in the independent short film circuit in 2011. In retrospect, it also laid bare Aster’s…

Indianness In Evil Eye, On Prime Video, And The Horror Of Stalking

While its production may be based in the US, the essence of Evil Eye is quintessentially Indian

Not for the Faint Hearted: 10 Scares from Indian Horror Films

There is a dearth of good horror films that tick all the boxes maybe because it is hard to do…

From Daayan to Pari: The Many Shades of Bollywood’s She-Devil

Horror, in our context, cannot be mere jump scares and monsters under the bed. If it is to be enduring,…