Women in Horror Month – Mia Goth

In recent years February has been known as Women in Horror Month. Important, throughout history, there have been many women who have contributed to the genre as actresses, directors, producers, and more. That is why at Cryptic Rock magazine we are dedicated to honoring a ... Read More

In Fabric (Movie Review)

When you see the award winning Ben Wheatley in the opening credits of a film serving as executive producer you know you are in for something unique. That said, from acclaimed Horror Director Peter Strickland, the singular auteur behind the sumptuous sadomasochistic romance of 2014’s ... Read More

The Kill Team (Movie Review)

In 2013, Dan Krauss (The Death of Kevin Carter 2004. Extremis 2016) directed The Kill Team – a documentary about how Private Adam Winfield tried to blow the whistle on his platoon’s war crimes in Afghanistan. It did not go so well for him, being ... Read More

Hereditary (Movie Review)

Writer/Director Ari Aster’s feature-length debut, Hereditary, has been generating a lot of buzz on the festival circuit, the general consensus being that it is a really, really scary movie. It is difficult for any film to live up to that kind of hype, but an ... Read More

A Ghost Story (Movie Review)

Ghosts have played a huge part in cinema since the 1986 French film The Haunted Castle. Since then, they have been portrayed from sinister spectrals to moral compasses to heartbroken loved ones and friendly, fun-loving kids. That in mind, the new film A Ghost Story, released ... Read More