A festive gathering turns nasty when a warring family become trapped following a mysterious incident somewhere outside
There’s armrest-clutching brilliance in the way this sweatily tense low-budget British horror lays out a family Christmas from hell, and then cranks it up into something truly gruesome.
Sam Gittins is Nick, who is home for the holidays for the first time in a few years, bringing with him his millennial attitudes and new-ish British-Indian girlfriend Annji (Neerja Naik). Poor Annji: the family are awful enough without the impending apocalypse – Nick’s dad is a controlling bully, his sister is small-minded (in that “I’m not being funny but …” way) and granddad is a miserable old racist.
Await Further Instructions review – sweatily tense Christmas horror