twenty terrifying torture devices

20 Terrifying Torture Devices And Methods

Before the Saw franchise, torture was considered a legitimate way to punish, extract confessions and (eventually) execute a human being. Some methods of torture were considerably crueler than others,...
Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th: What’s the Hold Up? (And Why it Might be More Complicated...

At the last second, only weeks before filming was set to begin, the new Friday the 13th was cancelled. It was a move that came as a shock to...
A cure for wellness

Why A Cure for Wellness Is Better Described As A Gothic Mystery With Horror...

From the initial previews, A Cure for Wellness could be interpreted as an atypical, horror asylum movie where the protagonist falls through a cliché storyline that the majority of...

Cry Little Sister: A Defense of Dawn Summers

Last March, I wrote a piece on Buffy characters who were unfairly despised. While I expected some degree of backlash against a few of the picks, there was a...
The Last Voyage of Demeter

Script to Pieces: The Last Voyage Of Demeter

Welcome to Script to Pieces, a recurring feature at Wicked Horror where we look at the best, most interesting and often most unbelievable horror movies that never happened. Sometimes we feature productions...
Evil Dead 2013

Script to Pieces: Fede Alvarez’s Evil Dead 2

Welcome to Script to Pieces, a recurring feature at Wicked Horror where we look at the best, most interesting and at times most unbelievable horror movies that never happened. Sometimes these will...
New on Netflix

New on Netflix: February 10, 2017

New on Netflix is a weekly feature here at Wicked Horror where we take a look at the latest additions to everyone’s favorite streaming service. It can be tough...

Not Quite Horror: Jackie (2017)

Horror is evolving as a genre. Although your local multiplex is still loaded with the usual contenders, look a bit closer and you’ll find the latest drama, thriller, or...

Why Pet Sematary Still Doesn’t Get the Recognition it Deserves

Stephen King fans tend to come down pretty hard on film adaptations of the author’s work. Some of them just don’t think any movies are worthy of his literary...

Exclusive Interview: Actor Brian Sutherland Talks Dead West

Dead West is an action western following Tony (played by Jeffrey Arrington, John Freeman  Story, Vicious), brother of a victim of a serial killer known only as The Ladykiller (Brian Sutherland of Fat...
Black Mirror TV Show BBC

Why Black Mirror is the Modern Twilight Zone

As much as we all love escapism and cheesy good fun, the best horror/sci-fi is always culturally relevant and politically charged. It has its finger on the pulse. The...
Drew Barrymore takes a call from the killer in Scream

Horror Logic: Run Upstairs, Get Naked And Keep Filming

Horror logic dictates we should run upstairs instead of out the front door. Horror logic assures us that entering the murky swamp/darkened house/pitch-black basement is the best and only...
CHUD 1984

Why C.H.U.D. is a Shockingly Environmentally Conscious Monster Movie

As a horror fan, you go into something like C.H.U.D. with certain expectations. There are always the films we know have something to say and watch with a deeper...
New on Netflix

New on Netflix: February 3rd, 2017

New on Netflix is a weekly feature here at Wicked Horror where we take a look at the latest additions to everyone’s favorite streaming service. It can be tough...
Friday the 13th

Script to Pieces: That Snowbound Friday the 13th Sequel

Welcome to Script to Pieces, a recurring feature at Wicked Horror where we look at the best, most interesting, and at times most unbelievable horror movies that never happened. Sometimes these will...