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Horror Franchises in Need of Revival

It’s a well-known fact that many motion picture studios are fond of milking a cash cow until it is dried up and keeled over. Perhaps more so than any other film genre, horror sequels...
Excision - AnnaLynne McCord

Five Horror Films You May Not Have Seen But Should

I seem to hear a lot of casual horror fans talking about the lack of quality horror films from recent years and to some extent they have a point. Studio funded horror films are less...
killer couples

Deadly Desires: Killer Couples

There have been hundreds of different murderers and serial killers, and being a killer seems like it could get lonely. But some couples are just made for each other in the most sinister of ways....
Horror fan gift ideas including the shinning blanket.

13 Horrifying Gift Ideas for the Horror Fan

With Halloween now over (boo!), and Christmas on the way, seemingly arriving early as always. Whether it be physically, or sitting in your pyjamas on Amazon, it’s time to get present picking! I’ve selected thirteen horrifying wicked gifts...
The Last Exorcism

Five Films Inspired by The Exorcist

Ten time Academy Award nominee, The Exorcist has inspired generations of filmmakers, but never has anyone done it better than in William Peter Blatty’s The Exorcist. The film still stands with Rosemary’s Baby and...
Alice, Sweet Alice

Eleven Iconic Masks Worn by Onscreen Psychopaths

A big part of many successful horror films and horror film franchises is a mask that disguises the killer’s identity. The mask is often just as iconic as the killer. A good mask lends...
American Mary

Five Fantastic Horror Films Helmed by Female Directors

There are many talented female directors, screenwriters, producers, and actors working in the production of genre film on a daily basis, but they don’t always receive the same level of recognition as their male...
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Eight Cinematic Creatures So Ugly They’re Cute!

Cinema is known for the paradoxical: opposites attract; it’s full of situations that are so wrong they are right; we often see good girls go bad, etc. As patrons of the cinema, we are...
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Ten of the Most Badass Women in Genre Film

The role of women in horror films has always been a hot topic for debate. Some argue that horror films marginalize women and paint them as hypersexual beings with no depth. The opposing argument...
When a stranger calls

Eight of the Most Terrifying Phone Calls in Horror

The telephone has a sordid history in cinema, dating back to Dial M for Murder and even earlier. And as we all know, any time the phone rings in a horror film, you can...