Writers and directors have recognized the need for comic relief since the dawn of film, but it seems the joker role in horror cinema has become more finely tuned over the last few decades. Here's nine of our favorite onscreen pranksters in horror!
Back in March, we ran a piece showcasing ten terrifying movies based on actual events, and due to positive reader response, we're now proud to bring you ten more horror films that take a cue from reality.
Today we take a look at twelve horror films that were well on their way to being remade... but somehow ended up getting spared.
Today is Jason Voorhees' favorite day, and to mark the occasion we've lined up ten amazing "Friday the 13th"-themed collectibles!
As Friday the 13th looms large on our calendar, we salute all of the actresses who brought to life a character whom the franchise would have never existed without. Here's to you, Mrs. Voorhees, a mother only a horror fan could love!
For good or bad, these sequels took their franchises in a different, sometimes very strange direction… and we love them for it.
In '80s and '90s cartoons, sometimes we cheered for the hero, sometimes we cheered for the villain. But regardless of which side you were pulling for, chances are that you loved to see some ass being kicked.
Sometimes we find that the greatest terrors can hit a little closer to home... sometimes literally, as in the case of these horrific father figures!
A whole lot of human and alien ass will be kicked up on the big screen this weekend as Riddick cements his status as one of sci-fi cinema's top heroes... but first let's take a look back at Riddick's most badass moments from his first two theatrical outings.
We spotlight some of our favorite female characters in genre film who positively portray women, and showcase them as being just as tough (or more so) than their male counterparts.