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MAYHEM FILM FESTIVAL Announces Its First Three Titles

The Mayhem Film Festival is gearing-up for its 13th year (unlucky for some, very lucky for others) and it has announced the first three films which will be screening at the event. As per usual for Mayhem, the titles are an eclectic mix for the [...]

August 12, 2017

The Mayhem Film Festival Announces 2017 Dates

Nottingham’s Mayhem Film Festival will be back in 2017 – the 13th year for the ever-growing genre festival. So, get out your brand-spanking new 2017 diary (the one you got for Christmas) and mark out the 12 – 15 October. Mayhem [...]

January 10, 2017

Interview: DON’T KILL IT Director Mike Mendez

Mike Mendez is a director who understands the horror genre. He knows how to embrace its tropes and create films which incorporate plenty of humour alongside the darker aspects, understanding the ridiculous without ever losing sight of what [...]

November 28, 2016

The Movies In Focus Recap Of MAYHEM 2016

Mayhem 2016 was yet another impressive year for the annual genre film festival which took at Nottingham’s Broadway Cinema. Movies In Focus was once again on hand to sample the festival’s delights – and here’s the rundown of what [...]

October 17, 2016

Believe The Hype: New Trailer For THE WITCH

The truth is: The Witch is not that scary. However, that doesn’t stop it from being a terrific horror film. The atmospheric tale might even be better than recent top-grade chillers like It Follows and The Babadook. I caught Robert [...]

February 2, 2016

Poster For Fascinating Horror THE WITCH

Movies In Focus caught The Witch at the Mayhem film festival in Nottingham and it stood out as a smart and entertaining horror that had a lot of great elements (it’s actually much more than simply a ‘horror’). Here’s a poster for the film [...]

November 14, 2015

The Movies In Focus Recap Of MAYHEM 2015

Mayhem 2015 delivered beyond expectations. The horror/sci-fi festival at Nottingham’s Broadway Cinema offered-up a wide selection of genre movies as well as a live reading of the lost Hammer film, The Unquenchable Thirst Of Dracula. Movies in [...]

October 25, 2015

DON’T LOOK NOW: St Mary’s, Mayhem And Nicolas Roeg

On Halloween night I had the chance to catch Don’t Look Now as part of the Mayhem horror film festival (in conjunction with Broadway Cinema). As a resident of Nottingham, it’s always good to see events like this take place. However, Don’t Look [...]

November 2, 2013

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