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Movies Like The Devil's Candy

In The Devil’s Candy a demented stranger beholden to the supernatural voices in his head clashes with he family who has just moved into his old home. The Hellmans are a heavy metal family and the father, a unique painter, is trying to be a better d...

December 14th, 2020 |

Top Christmas Movies to Make Your Holiday Horrific

‘Tis the season to be jolly, not scared, right? Who are we kidding, horror movies work year round. With the snow falling, now is the perfect time to cuddle up under a blanket and enjoy some top-notch scary movies.  And while Halloween is the he...

December 14th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: ,

Every Horror Movie Spoofed by the Scary Movie Franchise

Everyone loves a good parody flick from time to time, and the Scary Movie franchise is excellent at doing them right. Each installment is packed with so many pop culture references and spoofs, it’s legitimately hard to keep them all straight. But, ...

December 11th, 2020 |

Chinese Horror Explained Ep 08 - MIDNIGHT MELODY

Welcome back to our series on Chinese Horror Movies Explained, where we explore the wacky, silly and crazy world of C-Horror movies and explain to you how the filmmakers get around the strict regulations and censorship imposed upon them by the Chines...

December 03rd, 2020 | , | Horror Genre:

Interview with The Boy Behind the Door Production Designer Ryan Brett Puckett

The dark and unbelievably tense indie The Boy Behind the Door relied heavily on its set production and cinematography to tell a story of two kidnapped boys. I chatted with production designer Ryan Brett Puckett to get some backstory on how the set so...

December 01st, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Netflix DECEMBER 2020

A new month of Netflix releases is upon us again...This time for DECEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. U Turn (2020) U turn tells the story ...

November 30th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Prime DECEMBER 2020

A new month of Prime Video releases is upon us again...This time for DECEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. Priest (2011) n an alternate worl...

November 30th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Hulu DECEMBER 2020

A new month of Hulu releases is upon us again...This time for DECEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. 30 Days of Night (2007) This is the stor...

November 30th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Shudder DECEMBER 2020

A new month of Shudder releases is upon us again...This time for DECEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. The Lost Boys (1987) TA mother and he...

November 30th, 2020 |

F*CK, SCARE, KILL: An Autopsy of Teen Horror BLOOD RAGE

A monthly column dissecting teen horror films. Every November, lovers of the horror genre come together to bitch about the lack of Thanksgiving-themed horror movies. The holiday seems like the perfect setting: familial issues, holiday stress, and ...

November 25th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Chinese Horror Explained Ep 07 - GHOST IN BARBERS

Welcome back to our series on Chinese Horror Movies Explained, where we explore the wacky, silly and crazy world of C-Horror movies and explain to you how the filmmakers get around the strict regulations and censorship imposed upon them by the Chines...

November 21st, 2020 | , | Horror Genre:

The Saw Franchise Ranked Worst to First

"I want to play a game." Saw was released to the world back in 2004. It's the Silence of the Lambs of torture porn. Silence of the Lambs came after Manhunter which was basically the same movie, just not quite as good. Saw came after Se7en ("W...

November 17th, 2020 |

Chinese Horror Explained Ep 06 - THE STRANGE HOUSE

Welcome back to our series on Chinese Horror Movies Explained, where we explore the wacky, silly and crazy world of C-Horror movies and explain to you how the filmmakers get around the strict regulations and censorship imposed upon them by the Chines...

November 09th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre:

No Happy Endings

Hollywood loves a happy ending. Horror prefers hopeless, bloody and tragic. Watching someone ride off into the sunset is boring. Watching a blood-soaked Sally running and screaming down a desolate Texas highway at sunset, while a maniac with a chains...

November 07th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Netflix NOVEMBER 2020

A new month of Netflix releases is upon us again...This time for NOVEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. Prom Night (2008) Donna's senior ...

October 29th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Prime NOVEMBER 2020

A new month of Prime releases is upon us again...This time for NOVEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997) ...

October 29th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Hulu NOVEMBER 2020

A new month of Hulu releases is upon us again...This time for NOVEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. Amulet (2020) Tomaz, an ex-soldier now h...

October 29th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Shudder NOVEMBER 2020

A new month of Shudder releases is upon us again...This time for NOVEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. Cherry Tree (2015) Faiths world is tu...

October 29th, 2020 |

Chinese Horror Explained Ep 05 - GHOST HOSPITAL

Welcome back to our series on Chinese Horror Movies Explained, where we explore the wacky, silly and crazy world of C-Horror movies and explain to you how the filmmakers get around the strict regulations and censorship imposed upon them by the Chines...

October 24th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre:

Halloween is Canceled: Hilarious Horror Short Film

A lot of neighborhood streets are going to be quiet this Halloween. Thanks COVID!  The streets of Haddonfield are going to be especially quiet. No trick-or-treaters, no Michael Myers. Hell, we don't even get to watch the new Halloween Ki...

October 22nd, 2020 |

First Look at THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE Reboot

Things in the movie world are looking up. We’ve got a slew of horror films that moved their release from 2020 until next year, and now we’ve confirmed that the much-anticipated and much-discussed The Texas Chainsaw Massacre sequel will indeed rel...

October 21st, 2020 |

The Nightmare on Elm Street Franchise Ranked Worst to First

Freddy Kreuger pushed the horror slasher genre to the limits back in 1984 when the original A Nightmare on Elm Street hit theaters. Halloween had Michael Myers slow walking around town with a knife since 1978. Friday the 13th had Jason slow walkin...

October 17th, 2020 |

Chinese Horror Explained Ep 04 - FRIGHTENING EMBROIDERY SHOES

Welcome back to our series on Chinese Horror Movies Explained, where we explore the wacky, silly and crazy world of C-Horror movies and explain to you how the filmmakers get around the strict regulations and censorship imposed upon them by the Chines...

October 15th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre:

F*CK, SCARE, KILL: An Autopsy of Teen Horror HALLOWEEN

A monthly column dissecting teen horror films. It didn’t take me long to get here, did it? A few short months into my column and I’m already at the best teen horror movie ever made. The often-imitated, never duplicated, incredibly successful i...

October 13th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Chinese Horror Explained Ep 03 - LOVE MOTEL

Welcome back to our series on Chinese Horror Movies Explained, where we explore the wacky, silly and crazy world of C-Horror movies and explain to you how the filmmakers get around the strict regulations and censorship imposed upon them by the Chines...

October 05th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre:

The Halloween Franchise Ranked Worst to First

Halloween, for those of you born under a rock somewhere, is one of the classic horror greats from horror legend John Carpenter. Halloween up there with all the iconic slashers like Friday the 13th, A Nightmare on Elm Street and Texas Chainsaw Massac...

October 02nd, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Netflix OCTOBER 2020

A new month of Netflix releases is upon us again...This time for OCTOBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. We Have Always Lived in the Castle (2019)...

September 28th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Prime OCTOBER 2020

A new month of Prime Video releases is upon us again...This time for OCTOBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. Nocturne (2020) An incredibly gift...

September 28th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Hulu OCTOBER 2020

A new month of Hulu releases is upon us again...This time for OCTOBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. Bad Hair (2020) In 1989 an ambitious youn...

September 28th, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Shudder OCTOBER 2020

A new month of Shudder releases is upon us again...This time for OCTOBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. Scare Me (2020) During a power outage,...

September 28th, 2020 |

All 22 Amityville Movies Reviewed

Did you know there are TWENTY TWO movies about the Amityville house? The Amityville Horror from 1979 kicked off the craze that was likely fueled by The Exorcist which came out 6 years prior. People just couldn't get enough of religious supern...

September 26th, 2020 |

Chinese Horror Explained Ep 02 - HAUNTED GRADUATION PHOTO

Welcome back to our series on Chinese Horror Movies Explained, where we explore the wacky, silly and crazy world of C-Horror movies and explain to you how the filmmakers get around the strict regulations and censorship imposed upon them by the Chines...

September 25th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre:

Chinese Horror Explained Ep 01 - MARIONETTE TEACHER

Welcome our series on Chinese Horror Movies Explained. In this series I am going to explore the wacky, silly and crazy world of C-Horror movies and explain to you how the filmmakers get around the strict regulations and censorship imposed upon them b...

September 17th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre:

F*CK, SCARE, KILL: An Autopsy of Teen Horror URBAN LEGEND

A Monthly Column Dissecting Teen Horror Favorites The nineties often get overlooked, earning a reputation for a decade of bad horror movies, but it was a time when teen horror truly reigned. After Scream’s massive success appealing to the masses...

September 11th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Where Are The Good Chinese Horrors?

Latex mask face reveals. Mental Illness. Fake medication. These are some of the most common techniques used by Chinese filmmakers to produce horror films that fall in line with Government censors. In 2019 China had the world’s second biggest box...

September 08th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre:

Horror Movies Coming to Prime SEPTEMBER 2020

A new month of Prime Video releases is upon us again...This time for SEPTEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. The Last House On The Left (1972) ...

August 31st, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Hulu SEPTEMBER 2020

A new month of Hulu releases is upon us again...This time for SEPTEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. The Last House On The Left (1972) Mari ...

August 31st, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Netflix SEPTEMBER 2020

A new month of Netflix releases is upon us again...This time for SEPTEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020) ...

August 31st, 2020 |

Horror Movies Coming to Shudder SEPTEMBER 2020

A new month of Shudder releases is upon us again...This time for SEPTEMBER. Whether its a gore-filled scarefest or a classic slasher, follow this page for a list of new additions for your streaming pleasure. Color Out Of Space (2020) A story of...

August 31st, 2020 |

20 Terrible Horror Movies You Have to Watch

Sometimes the worst horror movies are the best horror movies. Other times, they're just terrible. But terrible doesn't always mean bad. Run D.M.C. said bad means good. So I thought I'd make a good list of the best bad horror movies tha...

August 27th, 2020 |

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