Eli Roth

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Eli Roth: “I was not the popular kid. I was super weird. People made fun of me for being into horror movies.” Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

Eli Roth has made a kids’ movie. Let that sink in for a moment. The director behind the gloriously gory Hostel franchise and The Green Inferno – in wh(...)

 Director Eli Roth, the sometime splatter-maestro behind Cabin Fever and Hostel, insists that his new superfluous remake of the grimy 1974 reveng(...)

Takashi Miike: ‘Do not trust people who are willing to be called auteurs.’ Photograph:  by Dominique Charriau/WireImage

At the turn-of-the millennium, Takashi Miike became one the most talked about directors on the planet with a series of wild, idiosyncratic and occasio(...)

Justin and the Knights of Valour

As marketing devices go, we’re happy to roll along with Quentin Tarantino or Eli Roth Presents . . . So what if it’s as crass as branding gets? This i(...)

“Make it stop!” shrieks the unfortunate heroine of The Last Exorcism Part II as some unseen entity – damned showy director – CGIs the girl into ragdol(...)

Cosmina Stratan and Cristina Flutur in Beyond the Hills
Beyond the Hills

The third feature film from ace Romanian auteur Cristian Mungiu is an exorcism movie about a lesbian nun and her crazed former lover. Hang on. (...)