Just when you're sure the "found footage" horror hook has snatched its final breath...
09/21/2013 - 11:00am
The excellent new horror film We Are What We Are is not exactly an attack on any specific religion, but it is a trenchant and fascinating indictment of the ways in which religion can brainwash and poison even the most innocent of souls.
09/21/2013 - 10:41am
Let's get this colorfully simple statement out of the way right now: the slick, stylish, and admirably fast-paced thriller called Grand Piano could easily be described as "Phone Booth in a conc
09/21/2013 - 4:18am
It's only because the phrase "the horror version of Paul Thomas Anderson's Magnolia" popped into my head three or four times during the excellent new horror film Proxy that I feel comfortable bringing it up here.
09/20/2013 - 3:30pm
A film like Randy Moore's certifiably bizarre Escape from Tomorrow comes bearing a rather unique history.
09/20/2013 - 4:05am
Presented as both an earnest homage to the original Patrick and a sweet love letter to the latter-era Hammer films, Mark Hartley's Patrick is nobody's idea of a "subtle" horror movie
09/19/2013 - 9:00pm
A group of self-obsessed but generally likable friends get together for a quiet little dinner party, and eventually the conversation touches upon a comet that's supposed to be soaring far overheard at the very moment -- and that's when you get the first clue that the odd indie sci-fi thriller Coherence is about to become something very familiar... or very weird.
09/18/2013 - 6:00pm
If you wanted to describe the excellent new horror film from Ireland called Dark Touch as "Carrie Junior," you wouldn't be all that much off the mark, at least not on a surface level.
09/18/2013 - 12:00pm
Have you ever seen a movie about a group of high school (or perhaps college age) kids who go to a party, only to come up against something outrageously violent or dangerous or horrific? Of course you have. You're older than ten years old and you're reading film reviews on FEARnet. It's only pertinent because the new sci-fi / horror / feature-length Twilight Zone-ish movie called Plus One (or simply +1) is well aware of all those movies, and it knows you are too.