Ten Years Later: Saw & the Torture Porn Genre
Written by Jared, July 26, 2015
Ten long years ago a new horror movie trailer hits the internet which ends up igniting a long lasting fire in the world of horror arguably creating or at least launching a sub-genre into the mainstream. Whether horror fans like it or not the ‘torture porn’ genre is here to stay and plays an important

5 Important Life Lessons I Learned from Horror Films
Written by Michael Triggs, July 25, 2015
Horror movies thrill us, entertain us, and, sometimes, teach us important lessons about life and how to live it. That’s why I’ve come up with this short list of films that teach us just such lessons while scaring us out of our collective wits simultaneously. Lesson One: Don’t Swim in the Ocean until at Least

Surprise!  You’re Dead: Top 10 Unexpected Movie Deaths!
Written by Carrion, July 25, 2015
Every so often you’ll be watching a movie and all of a sudden somebody gets clipped. It’s a surprise for the viewer and generally more of a surprise for the movie character. Sometimes you might get tipped off a half second before the action takes place, but sometimes it comes out of the blue. I

Top 5 Subway Horror Movies
Written by Drew, July 25, 2015
I’ve never been on a big subway. I was recently reading some Clive Barker and there was something about the way he described how creepy they could be that it got me thinking about subway themed horror movies. So here are my top 5. Maybe you’ve seen them all, maybe you haven’t. 5.) Raw Meat

5 Exploitation Subgenres You Won’t See Again
Written by PoppaScotch, July 25, 2015
I like my exploitation films like I like my women: filled with nudity, gun fights, and weird fetishistic qualities.  Well, maybe not so much the gun fights.  And you know what, probably not too much of the whole weird fetishistic stuff… ok the analogy doesn’t hold up. Whatever, too late you  are already reading this so

The Following is Over- What’d You Think?
Written by Jason McDonald, May 19, 2015
After three long years Ryan Hardy’s pursuit of justice against hidden serial killers is finally over.  Did the series live up to it’s potential and did the series finale offer proper closure to this twisted tale? WARNING: This post will have spoilers regarding the series finale of “The Following.” If you don’t want spoilers, don’t keep

Top Ten Richard Matheson Stories
Written by Gwendolyn Kiste, May 17, 2015
Among people in the literary know, there is little doubt that author Richard Matheson is among the greatest genre writers of all-time. His ever-varied contributions to the worlds of horror, science fiction, and fantasy still resonate, some more than a half century after their initial release. Sadly, Mr. Matheson passed away in 2013, leaving a gaping hole

In Defense of Hellraiser: Revelations
Written by Chris Savage, May 16, 2015
Before I get started I just want to point out that I’m not here to tell you that Hellraiser: Revelations is an awesome film because it isn’t, and I’m definitely not here to tell you that it’s the best in the Hellraiser franchise, instead I’m here to tell you that it’s not the worst. And,

Blink and You’ll Miss It! – First Teaser for the Scream TV Series
Written by Chris Savage, April 12, 2015
I think the powers that be have nailed this one. Upon watching the first teaser, well, it might be classified as the shortest teaser in history, I think many of you will begin screaming in frustration at the so called “teaser”, and in doing so Scream the TV series has done its job in provoking

The 8 Best Serial Killer Movies Since SEVEN
Written by Terek Puckett, April 4, 2015
Director David Fincher and screenwriter Andrew Kevin Walker created a milestone with their 1995 masterpiece Seven, a film that turned the conventional approach to the serial killer film on its ear. In the wake of Seven, the standard procedural plot of detective characters piecing together clues, identifying, pursuing and eventually capturing or killing the psychotic

Top Ten Underrated Episodes of The X-Files
Written by Gwendolyn Kiste, March 29, 2015
You probably already heard the big announcement: The X-Files, complete with Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny, is returning for a limited series. In honor of this major occasion, we thought we’d celebrate with a roundup of episodes. But since you already know all about the freaks of “Humbug” and the vampire town of “Bad Blood” and

Can the Leprechaun Series Be Saved?
Written by Jason McDonald, March 25, 2015
As we put Saint Patrick’s Day behind us I can’t help but to think about the tiny tyrant that has become a staple of the Spring holiday.  The Leprechaun once stood proud and tall, despite delivering some of the schlockiest genre features out there.  Now he’s fallen on hard times with a recent reboot that

Four Horror Movies That Could Be TV Shows
Written by Jason McDonald, March 22, 2015
Right now it seems that the hottest trend around is the continued pursuit of adapting horror movie titles into the latest television sensations.  The newest horror property to be caught in the crosshairs is “Let the Right One In” and, while an excellent film, it just doesn’t strike me as the sort of horror property that is

Forgotten Horror Gem: Sugar Hill
Written by Gwendolyn Kiste, March 10, 2015
For the latest installment of my Forgotten Horror Gem series, let’s go back to the days of grindhouse cinema when camp was king and movies didn’t have to play by the run-of-the-mill major studio rules. Released in 1974 through American International Pictures, Sugar Hill is one of the most enjoyable, off-the-wall zombie films ever to

Happy Valentine’s Day: Ten Worst Married Couples of Horror
Written by Gwendolyn Kiste, February 14, 2015
So Valentine’s Day is upon us, that overwrought occasion filled with far too many phony chocolates and more than a few wilting flowers. But not everyone is having a saccharine time. In fact, some couples are experiencing anything but wedded bliss. For your horror-loving pleasure, I give you the top ten worst married couples of

Top Ten Beautiful Female Monsters
Written by Gwendolyn Kiste, February 1, 2015
February is Women in Horror Month. To celebrate this auspicious occasion, let’s look at the top ten beautiful female monsters of horror movies. These are the women who terrify us all day (and night) long while still maintaining an impeccable sense of style in the process. And for this one, we’re only counting the ladies who are

5 Most Frightening Dreams in a Horror Film
Written by PoppaScotch, January 19, 2015
The dream sequence is one of the most valuable narrative tools available to writers and filmmakers because it provides a distinct visual representation of what is going on in a specific characters mind.  Many times, this can take the place of a voice over and in most cases, it’s a time of freedom to break

Serial Killer Movies: 10 Must See Films!
Written by Herner Klenthur, January 18, 2015
I am a sucker for serial killer movies and over the years we have experience some true gems. This Top 10 horror movies list is my tribute to the ten best serial killers put to film. Obviously tastes will vary but that is what makes things interesting! I can say with confidence that even if

Top Ten Horror Film Scores
Written by Gwendolyn Kiste, January 14, 2015
Horror movies would be nowhere without the music. There to amp up the scares and punctuate the chase, horror scores are vital in crafting an effective film. So for your listening pleasure, here are the top ten horror film scores. Kick back with some vintage headphones and enjoy the spooky ride. Suspiria Dario Argento’s surreal

20 Must See Horror Films of 2014
Written by Flay Otters, January 4, 2015
Our guide to twenty Must see horror films from 2014