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20 Profoundly Strange Moments from Offbeat Films (1960s-1990s)

The worst mistake a movie can make is to be mediocre. I can abide the lowest grade B-movie as long as it has heart, and avoids being boring. While …

Horror Movies

Fearsome Fates: Top 10 Deaths from the Nightmare on Elm Street Franchise

How can you escape death when all it does is wait for you to fall asleep? This question of human vulnerability led the late filmmaker <b>Wes Craven</b> on a …

Horror Movies

Best Horror Movies of All Time - 1980s - Bloody Disgusting

Modern horror as we know it today began in the 1970s, with the introduction to horror masters like Wes Craven, John Carpenter, and Tobe Hooper, and …

Horror Movies

On This Day in 1984, 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' AND 'Silent Night, Deadly Night' Were Released - Bloody Disgusting

Both prominently featured the colors red and green!<p>In his must-read <i>The Slasher Movie Book</i>, author J.R. Kerswell pinpoints the years between 1978 and …

Horror Movies

Twilight Zone Reboot Coming to CBS All Access

<i>Get Out</i> director Jordan Peele is preparing to re-enter <i>The Twilight Zone</i> with a reboot series aimed at the CBS All Access streaming service. According …

TV

Beetlejuice: 10 Little-Known Facts About the Tim Burton Classic

<i>This post was originally published on The Portalist. It has been reproduced here with permission. For more from The Portalist, follow them on</i> …

Movies

The Weinstein-Esque Character You Missed in the Weinstein-Produced 'Scream 3'

Even for a cheeky, self-referential cult franchise, this depiction of a sleazy film exec is bizarrely on-the-nose.<p>Hollywood creep Harvey Weinstein has 329 producer credits on his IMDb page; sadly, he's likely had input on some of your favorite movies—like <i>Carol</i>, which especially hurts. While it …

Horror Movies

New York City feels like a ‘Wes Craven’ movie, says Australian

Rupert Noffs, an Australian who regularly featured in Sydney’s social pages before moving to New York with husband, celebrity chef Matty Bee, told …

Australian News

6 Totally WTF True Stories Of Celebrities Meeting Each Other

We all know someone who has an awkward story about meeting a famous person. Maybe your cousin asked an action star for an autograph and got the …

Humor

Looking at ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ 20 years later

Two decades after the slasher movie was released, we celebrate Kevin Williamson's much-neglected Scream follow-up<p>31October 2017<p>In 1996, Wes Craven and Kevin Williamson’s <i>Scream</i> revitalised horror with a smart, funny, and wholly self-aware take on the then-dying genre. It spoofed the corny …

Roger Ebert

Videos: 10 Terrifying Theories That Completely Change The Scream Franchise

The is a new video from Screen Rant that lists 10 terrifying theories that completely change the <i>Scream</i> franchise. Wes Craven reinvented the slasher …

Pop Culture

25 Years of Ghostwatch and why you’ll never experience anything like it on TV again

Author: Jon LyusGhostwatch is a quarter of a century old today. Broadcast only once on Halloween night twenty-five years ago it remains a milestone …

Jane Austen

Is Riverdale secretly paying homage to Wes Craven?

Riverdale's storyline is giving us serious Scream flashbacks<p>Probably the most obvious observation to make of the bunch, Craven directed films <i>My Soul</i> …

Entertainment

What Your Favorite Comedies Would Look Like as Horror Movie Trailers

Celebrating Halloween doesn’t have to be all about Wes Craven slashers and Alfred Hitchcock classics. In fact, even your favorite animated features …

Movie Trailers

The 10 Best Horror Movies Based on True Stories

Horror movies that are based on true stories are particularly spine tingling because there is that little voice in the back of your head telling you, …

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Scream

One of the most influential slashers of all time, Wes Craven’s <i>Scream</i> is also one of the most talked about entries in the horror genre. A brilliant …

Horror Movies

From Nosferatu to The Ruins: Edgar Wright shares his 100 favorite horror movies

<i>Photo by Heather Kaplan</i><i>Baby Driver</i> director Edgar Wright loves a good list. Last year, he shared his 1,000 favorite movies from the last 100 years of …

Horror Movies

Sex & Horror: How Sexuality Shapes The Genre

Sex and horror have gone hand in hand since the genre’s inception; from the first time we ever saw Bela Lugosi sink his teeth into a woman in 1931, …

Entertainment

The ’90s were a glorious time to be a horror movie fan

Was there a lot of schlock? Sure. But the ’90s legitimised horror in a way that made it impossible for mainstream Hollywood to ignore the genre, …

Australian News

/Answers: The Dormant or Failed Movie Series You Want to See Come Back

Every week in <b>/Answers</b>, we attempt to answer a new pop culture-related question. With <b>Jigsaw</b> reviving the <i>Saw</i> series after a lengthy hibernation period, …

Movies

5 Horror movies streaming on Netflix this Halloween

Are you and your friends staying in this Halloween? Check out these five edge-of-your-seat horror movies now streaming on Netflix. You have plenty of …

Streaming

Why The ‘90s Were the Best Decade For Horror Movies

Let’s set the record straight. The ’90s were a glorious time to be a horror fan. Was there a lot of schlock? Sure. But the ’90s legitimized horror in …

Entertainment

The Haunted House That Features Scares Like Debt and Awkward Moments

Prepare to be horrified.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>It's the spookiest time of the year. Ghosts, goblins, and a new season of <i>Stranger Things</i> have returned from their fitful slumber, and the haunted tour industry is in full swing. Toronto's tourist spots have been transformed …

6 Hilarious Secret Rules All Horror Movies Obey

By David Christopher Bell Published: October 27th, 2017 Horror movies are a lot like porn -- as long as it gets the blood racing, we usually forgive …

Van Halen

The 20 Best Halloween Movies to Watch This Year

Though most people associate the Halloween season with horror movies, there are movies in every genre—from cartoons to comedies—that take their …

Horror Movies

Why The ‘80s Were The Best Decade For Horror Movies

We could sit here all day and debate which era produced the best films, but it’s difficult to deny just how many classic horror flicks were born in …

Entertainment

10 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Reservoir Dogs’

On its 25th anniversary, here are ten bits of trivia you may not have known about <i>Reservoir Dogs</i>.<p>Quentin Tarantino wrote the first draft of <i>Reservoir</i> …

Entertainment

22 Supernatural Horror Movies On Netflix To Watch This Halloween

Halloween is here again, which means all manner of ghouls and goblins will be taking over your TV screens throughout the month of October. This …

Horror Movies

Every New Movie, TV Series, and Special Coming to Netflix in November

DeWanda Wise stars in Spike Lee's <i>She's Gotta Have It</i> (2017)<p>DeWanda Wise stars in Spike Lee's <i>She's Gotta Have It</i> (2017)<p>Though the return of <i>Stranger</i> …

Horror Movies

A Nightmare on Elm Street Vinyl Box Set Announced | Pitchfork

Mondo has announced a new box set, collecting the scores from seven films in the <i>A Nightmare on Elm Street</i> horror franchise. The 8xLP set is called <i>Box of Souls</i> and goes on sale on October 25. It includes Charles Bernstein’s music for the original 1984 movie, as well as work by Angelo Badalamenti (<i>A</i> …