Welcome to the Horrified Film page. Here, you’ll find writing including articles, essays, analysis, retrospectives, insights and love letters to everything British horror cinema…

Revisiting The Borderlands (2013)

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Ellis Reed looks back at 2013 British horror classic The Borderlands, which brought fresh ideas (and scares) to the found footage sub-genre…

Duality in The Descent (2005)

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Blurring the line between hero and villain, monster and human. Emma Louise Platt examines the gendered duality of 2005’s The Descent…​

Revenge of the Nerd: Slaughter High (1986)

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Slaughter High (1986) was Britain’s answer to the influx of US-made slashers during the 1980s, but was it any good? Chris Andrews goes behind the mask…