Sam Ashurst

Sam Ashurst

Sam Ashurst has been a film journalist for 20 years, writing for publications including Total Film, SFX, IGN, Yahoo, Digital Spy, The Independent, and more. He’s also an award-winning filmmaker, and the co-host of the Arrow Video podcast.

5 key contributors to Italian gothic

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5 key contributors to Italian gothic

Our guide to the world of Italian gothic horror looking at some of the directors who helped shape the genre.

2022-09-30 12:09:16By Sam Ashurst

7 Most Righteous Redemption Movies

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7 Most Righteous Redemption Movies

Did you really think you'd get away with it? 7 films on redemption where somebody gets their comeuppance.

2022-08-03 11:12:22By Sam Ashurst

Time Bandits: Terry Gilliam's perfect fantasy

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Time Bandits: Terry Gilliam's perfect fantasy

A sprinkle of the Monty Python team, charming mythical characters and surely the most bizarre ending ever made for a kids film?!

2022-04-21 13:58:26By Sam Ashurst

A beginner's guide to Rainer Werner Fassbinder

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A beginner's guide to Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Let us be your guide to the fascinating life and films of the brilliant German filmmaker known for his prolific output in the 70s.

2022-02-25 16:34:48By Sam Ashurst