the sixth sense

20 Years Later: 1999 Was One Of The Greatest Film Years Ever!

Sometimes the stars just align and greatness arrives all at once. Maybe it was because a lot of great filmmakers hit their stride (David Fincher, M.Night Shymalan, Spike Jonze etc) or just pre-millennium fear, but 1999 saw a lot of great movies land [...]

January 3, 2019

Review: Horror Anthology TERROR TALES

Horror anthology movies are often tiny surprises, collections of morality tales wrapped up as genre vignettes. I take great pleasure in watching these movies and always look forward to them when I get the opportunity to view one. I was therefore [...]

December 13, 2018

Blu-ray Review: Classic Horror THE CHANGELING

Often cited as one of the great horror films of all-time Peter Medak’s The Changeling is one hell of a tense film. George C. Scott plays the grieving composer who rents an old mansion only to discover that he’s not as alone as he [...]

September 2, 2018

Movies In Focus’ Top 20 Horror Films

It’s very difficult to distill something into a list of ‘bests’. However, sometimes it’s good to take stock of something and evaluate the quality, trying to understand what it should or shouldn’t be. I’ve been writing about films for a [...]

October 30, 2016

Watch M.Night Shyamalan Talk About THE VISIT

Movies In Focus isn’t a big fan of ‘found footage’ horror movies – but M.Night Shyamalan’s The Visit looks pretty good. It also could be a serious return to form for the director of The Sixth Sense (a movie that still holds-up today [...]

September 9, 2015

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