• Live Reviews
    Evil Dead: The Musical; 28/10/2015, Mayo Performing Arts Center

    While Cat on the Wall is feverishly penning our ever-important review of Whitby Goth Weekend, our dear chum across the pond, Michal Bajer, steps in to provide a glimpse to perhaps the bloodiest stage show in the world: Evil Dead: The Musical. Necronomicon ex Mortiis, roughly translated, “Book of the Dead.” The book served as […]

  • Reviews
    Movie Review: Doctor Goldfoot & The Bikini Machine (1965)

    By Jordan Mooney. If Cat on the Wall was not so duly flooded by music promoters, gig advertisements and bands, we would likely have become a Vincent Price fanzine by now. Vincent Price represents an entire era of horror picture, the elegant, gothic but-oh-so fiendish rogue of the genre’s most elegant forms of exploitation and […]

  • Misc
    Conflict and Corpse Paint – A Carach Angren Double Feature

    So ends this tale of fates aligned. A prophecy of war entwined into bloody knots that won’t unwind. This ominous recording is all that’s left behind. By Michal Bajer. When examining the essence of horror, distilled from the purest poisons and fears of man, one is left with a damning portrait. Our fear of death, […]

  • Interviews
    Zombies, Limbs and Wendy O’: A Raizing Hell Double Feature

    It was a quiet day at the metaphorical (or fictional, take your pick) Cat on the Wall towers, ladies and gentlemen – I sat there in my similarly metaphorical red velvet chair, stroking my not quite so metaphorical white cat. Then, there were sounds of groaning, thumping, black clouds gathering around what was previously a […]

  • Reviews
    Hallowe’en Horror Review – Hammer’s Phantom of the Opera

    By Michal Bajer Nightmares. Paranoia. Vampires. Phantoms. Presenting the Hammer Horror Collection.     The technicolor drips of blood seeping onto the crypt of Dracula was a diabolically grand way to introduce the world to a new breed of Gothic Horror at the cinema.     The masterminds who would spawn castles, nightmares and demons […]