Inappropriately gleeful, impassioned, intriguing and analytical, embrace your dark, inner geek with this documentary about the shower scene in Psycho. It re-invests the scene with much of the trauma the years have stripped from it and makes a good case for it being a key moment in cinema history
Bad Lieutenant meets Lethal Weapon in this blackly-comic buddy cop thriller. Nicolas Cage delivers his best performance in years as a nihilistic cop who teams with a reluctant young officer played by Elijah Wood
The premise of The Last Witch Hunter, a Vin Diesel action movie, is that, in this modern age witches live among us. Yes, it’s true – maybe you have a witch for your friend or your neighbour!
Cooties makes for a perfect double bill with the recently-released Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse. Both are perfectly reasonable pitches for genre flicks, although each slightly squanders the opportunities afforded to them. That said, as far as Cooties goes, it’ll always be fun to see Rainn Wilson playing a douchebag gym teacher with a penchant for murdering zombie school children. Especially when he’s obviously having so much fun himself.
From the comical to the downright terrifying zombie movies have been entertainment the masses since the 1930s. To celebrate the release of comedy zombie film Cooties, starring Elijah Wood and available on DVD, Blu-ray and digital, we look back at our five favourite zombie movies.