Insidious: Chapter 3  (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Jun07

Insidious: Chapter 3 (15) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir: Leigh Whannell, US, 2015, 97 mins Cast: Stefanie Scott, Lin Shaye, Dermot Mulroney, Angus Sampson, Leigh Whannell, Tate Berney Our favourite franchise is back, and this time, it comes in the form of a prequel. Insidious: Chapter 3 is written by, directed by, and starring Leigh Whannell, and presents the question of what can’t this man do. We go back to (almost) the beginning. Lin Shaye, as we know and love her is back as our...

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Interview: Leigh Wannell on Insidious: Chapter 3
Jun04

Interview: Leigh Wannell on Insidious: Chapter 3

Our Emilia McKay chatted with debuting director Leigh Wannell, about his work on the upcoming prequel Insidious: Chapter 3. Wannell previously collaborated on story and scripting duties for the first two films in the franchise, as well as the first three films in the Saw franchise. So, what was behind the decision to direct? Leigh Whannell: I’d had always wanted to direct something. I went to film school to direct, so that was...

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Insidious: Chapter 3 – When You Reach Out To The Dead – In Theaters June 5
Apr06

Insidious: Chapter 3 – When You Reach Out To The Dead – In Theaters June 5

The newest chapter in the terrifying horror series is written and directed by franchise co-creator Leigh Whannell. This chilling prequel, set before the haunting of the Lambert family, reveals how gifted psychic Elise Rainier (Lin Shaye) reluctantly agrees to use her ability to contact the dead in order to help a teenage girl (Stefanie Scott) who has been targeted by a dangerous supernatural entity. In Theaters June 5...

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