These are characters that have stood out to us and proved to be as strong or stronger than their male counterparts. These are characters that challenged some of the stereotypes associated with women in film.
12/05/2013 - 6:00pm
When a horror film sports the tagline "Based on a true story" or "Inspired by actual events," the terror quotient almost always goes up, and the films often does big box office numbers.
12/03/2013 - 5:30pm
Many talented directors are rarely recognized for their hard work and noteworthy contributions to the horror genre. To remedy that, we bring you five more of horror's unsung heroes behind the camera.
11/27/2013 - 4:00pm
In the name of appropriate classification and equitable marketing practices we are spotlighting five films that aren’t always explicitly categorized as horror but we fondly regard as such.
11/26/2013 - 12:00pm
The fantastic thing about the VHS years is that the poster art was frequently hand drawn and frequently had very little or nothing to do with the actual film. If you picked a film based solely on the box cover, you had a pretty good chance of being disappointed or at least surprised. Distributors seemed to see a snazzy box cover as a good way to get some mileage out of a subpar film.
11/18/2013 - 11:00am
We frequently disagree with movie critics on their critiques of horror films. It seems that the majority of mainstream critics are not able to accept horror films for what they are intended to do: scare the audience and entertain. Not every horror film is meant to be taken seriously or to make a profound statement and we think that’s ok.
11/13/2013 - 6:00pm
Countless horror films fall into the ‘underrated’ category for one reason or another, and because we love a good underdog story, we're showing our appreciation by highlighting five of our favorite under-appreciated titles.
11/12/2013 - 12:00pm
Not every director will create the next icon in horror but so many talented directors live in the shadows and are rarely recognized for their hard work and noteworthy contributions. To remedy that, we are shining the spotlight on five of our favorite underrated horror directors.
11/08/2013 - 3:00pm
Many horror movie killers have a signature weapon (such as Freddy Krueger's razorblade gloves, Michael Myers' butcher knife, Jason Voorhees' machete, and so on), while other deadly implements are simply pic
11/07/2013 - 6:00pm
One of the key components to a successful horror film is a memorable monster. But these monsters are a little more "out there" than most.