01/02/2014 - 11:52am

A heavy sense of dread is cast over films in which terrible things befall characters that inhabit a sunny, 50s-esque world.

12/30/2013 - 3:23pm

As a spin-off of sorts, and the latest entry in what’s currently the (possibly waning) horror franchise du jour, there are essentially three things that surprise in PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE MARKED ONES.

12/17/2013 - 3:26pm

In TOAD ROAD, Hell is many things. One is a destination, of course. More than that however, it’s a goal.

12/11/2013 - 9:26am

The ultimate terror for any, even half-decent, parent is the unthinkable—yet perfectly feasible—concept of losing their child.

12/03/2013 - 11:10am

At this point in the history of science fiction film, there’s ironically little territory left to cover in space.

11/27/2013 - 11:52am

Yes, the Big Reveal at the end is intact.

11/01/2013 - 2:41pm

Somewhere in the southwest of England there are reports of supernatural phenomena at a rural church.

10/18/2013 - 11:46am

Vincenzo Natali, the Canadian director whose previous films like CUBE and SPLICE have plumbed the horrors of hard science, takes a successful turn toward the ghostly with HAUNTER.

10/17/2013 - 4:14pm

Among the reasons cited for giving Stephen King’s CARRIE another cinematic whirl, one of the most prominent has been the rise of bullying as a concern since Brian De Palma’s 1976 adaptation.

10/16/2013 - 3:06pm

Los Angeles’ Screamfest has become known as a place for indie films that might otherwise struggle for screenings to not only have a theatrical showing, but also catch the eyes of Hollywood’s major distributor