Wally Adams

Wally Adams is a freelance writer, teacher, traveler and/or whatever else comes up. While long an enthusiast of world cinema, he’s guilty as charged of having had less interest in horror films than most other genres for a long time (for thinking them too unrealistic). That was until realizing horror films are actually some of the best for tapping into (or devouring) the souls of different people, cultures and beliefs.

Hatchet for the Honeymoon

‘Hatchet for the Honeymoon’ Is Mario Bava’s Most Self-Conscious Horror

February 24th, 2022 • Wally Adams

Wally Adams returns to Certified Forgotten with a passionate defense of ‘Hatchet for the Honeymoon,’ Mario Bava’s self-parodic giallo.

Anirudh Agarwal Bandh Darwaza

‘Bandh Darwaza’ Brought Horror to Bollywood

April 5th, 2021 • Wally Adams

Film critic Wally Adams explains how the Ramsay Brothers helped Bollywood find its appetite for horror in ‘Bandh Darwaza.’