Film noir with Frank & Lola

Film Noir was the bedrock of cinema in the 40s and 50s, with the likes of Humphrey Bogart and Robert Mitchum dominating the genre. Recent decades have seen the rise of ‘Neo-Noir’ - all the elements of a classic film noir, but with modern themes and visual elements.

Elijah Wood on Maniac

Recently star of Franck Khalfoun's Maniac, Elijah Wood (Lord of the Rings, Sin City), took part in a Q&A and spoke about his time working on this 80's horror remake. Q: Can you sum up what this film is a... Read More...

Maniac Review

Maniac follows Frank (in the most thrilling performance of a career by Elijah Wood) who is a mentally ill loner, who surrounds himself with the mannequins that he fixes up and 'brings back to life'.

Become a MANIAC with Franck Khalfoun and win a poster!

Out this week is Franck Khalfoun's remake of William Lustig's 1980 horror film, Maniac. Following mentally disturbed loner Frank (Elijah Wood) who has quite severe mummy issues, he captures unsuspecting women in LA before finding rather interesting ways of murdering them and scalping them completely. He then uses the scalps of his victims to 'bring to life' the mannequins that he surrounds himself with, but he always sees his mum and all her faults.