01/11/2013 - 6:15pm

Just when you thought it was safe to assume that all sharks in independent genre flicks were harmless CGI specimens, here comes THE REEF (just out on DVD and Blu-ray from Image Entertainment, and also showcased this past

01/11/2013 - 5:58pm

The opening scene of THE RAVEN finds Edgar Allan Poe, played by John Cusack, gazing upward at the eponymous bird circling a full moon.

01/11/2013 - 5:39pm

Every few years, a foreign film crosses the pond to remind us how a genre movie is supposed to be.

01/11/2013 - 3:19pm

Take one part CALVAIRE/THE ORDEAL and one part HIGH TENSION, stir in some mutants and you have LA MEUTE (THE PACK), which unfortunately shapes up as one of the weakest in the past decade’s resurgence of French-lang

01/11/2013 - 3:04pm

THE MOTH DIARIES is the long-awaited new Canadian-Irish psychological vampire film from Mary Harron that had its North American premiere at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival.

01/11/2013 - 1:16pm

It's a bad analogy—because it often conjures up thoughts of junk food and Doritos—but sometimes horror simply needs comfort food.

01/10/2013 - 3:30pm

The people behind PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 2 clearly learned a lesson from the debacle of BLAIR WITCH 2: BOOK OF SHADOWS; they’ve hewed scrupulously close to the original film in style and tone.

01/08/2013 - 5:51pm

Amidst a genre constantly spawning substyles and movements, the most interesting are often the least expected.

01/08/2013 - 5:34pm

There have been many—probably way too many—movies made about terrible events within and surrounding the house at 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, New York, most purporting to be based to some degree or another

01/08/2013 - 4:23pm

Lit like a Skinemax homage to colorful Eurohorror and Sam Raimi, MEMORY OF THE DEAD ends up an inept, juvenile sub-Tommy Wirkola bit of occult horror that only manages to confirm its filmmakers have—much like you&m