150 Words About: OMNIVOROS (2013)

This Spanish film reminded me of a story by one of my favorite writers, Graham Masterton’s “The Secret Shih Tan”, although there’s no connection.  A food critic investigates “clandestine restaurants”, where rich patrons dine on exotic dishes not found on the menu at McDonald’s.  But when his search for the ultimate taboo leads to some folks who feast on human flesh, he’s forced to reconsider how far he’ll go to further his career.  For a film about cannibalism, I admired how Omnivoros avoided the obvious trappings like blood n’ guts splashing around. …

New Weekly Column! 150 Word Reviews

Hey there horror fans! We love regular content. That’s why Fiction Friday is so important to us as a publication. But we don’t do just fiction. That’s one of the strongest selling points of Gallows Hill. We really are your one stop horror shop. So we are bringing you a new weekly column. Starting tonight, our resident movie critic, James Newman, will be writing 150 word movie reviews on horror movies new and old. Tune in every Wednesday night at 5:30 for movie night! Watch the trailer and read the…

When the Streaming Starts: Honeymoon

When the Streaming Starts: Honeymoon JAMES NEWMAN Welcome to the rebirth of my column “When the Streaming Starts!” First off, I’d like to say thanks to the powers-that-be here at Gallows Hill for giving this piece a second life. I’m stoked to see what the future holds for this fine new publication and I’m proud to be a part of it from the start. By the way, the title of the column isn’t a typo. What I plan to do is discuss in each installment a movie that is currently…