Nocturna (2015)

Nocturna – known in the UK as Vampire Blood – is an interesting and not-too-bad vampire film set in New Orleans. The film had the potential to be good, but has a number of short-comings that drag it down a bit. […]

The Unwanted (2014)

A toxic mix of religion, patriarchalism, and casual racism provides the backdrop to The Unwanted, a mystery-thriller that plays with vampiric elements. While the film feels somewhat unsatisfying as a whole, it boasts an apt atmosphere, very good performances, and engaging character interactions. […]

Interview with the Vampire (1994)

This film seems to be a case of “style over substance”. A quite successful Southern Gothic atmosphere – only slightly marred by an over-bearing and inexplicably Oscar-nominated score music – is simply not enough to save a two hour film in which lots of events are glanced over and very little gets actually told. […]

Southern Gothic (2007)

A low-budget B-movie that certainly has its weaknesses, but overall manages to convince; mostly thanks to the acting, and thanks to a style of filmmaking that never tries to do something it cannot achieve. […]