Personal Shopper Proves There’s (After)Life In The Paranormal Yet

If there's one sub-genre that's been done to death in modern horror movies, it's paranormal/possession. And yet, with wispy CGI phantoms, a killer, modern location and a fearless central...

Raw Is The Cannibal Coming-Of-Age Story You Didn’t Realise You Wanted

It's a fascinating time for women in horror, with Elle, Raw and Prevenge all making an impact in the last couple of months alone, depending on where you live....
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Dirty Laundry: Why The Mangler is as Fun as it is Ridiculous

Stephen King can make just about any idea work on the page, no matter how ridiculous it actually is. But sometimes those ideas don’t always translate well to film....
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The Art of Monsters: Remembering Bernie Wrightson

I’m not even sure the horror world is aware of the loss it suffered over the weekend. Yes, Bernie Wrightson was incredibly well respected. There have already been several...
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Why Halloween III is Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day Viewing

Halloween III is far from the most beloved of its franchise, but it has gained quite a few new supporters in recent years. A lot of fans hate it for its...
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Strongest One There Is: Why The Hulk is a Hero Rooted in Horror

The Incredible Hulk is one of the most endearing, iconic comic book characters of all time. Created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, he originated as part of the...
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Script to Pieces: John Carpenter’s Creature from the Black Lagoon

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...
Deranged

Why Deranged is the Best Ed Gein Movie We’re Ever Gonna Get

Ed Gein is one of the most notorious names in American history. He was not, conclusively, a serial killer. He killed only two people that we know of for...
Mighty Max

Pocket Monsters: Why Mighty Max Was One of the Weirdest, Greatest Toy Fads of...

There’s a lot you probably remember about the ‘90s. Goosebumps. Animorphs. Dunkaroos. Dawson’s Creek. Crystal Pepsi—but there are a lot of things you probably don’t remember, even if they...
Buffy

She Saved the World A Lot: Growing Up With Buffy the Vampire Slayer

I was eight years old when Buffy the Vampire Slayer premiered. It worked out in a funny way. By pure coincidence, my dad came home with the movie solely...
Alien

Script to Pieces: Alien: Engineers

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...

Not Quite Horror: I Don’t Feel At Home In This World Anymore (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...
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New on Netflix: March 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...
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A Good, Fair Fight: Why Freddy vs. Jason is Exactly the Pulpy, Imperfect Movie...

Freddy vs. Jason was, for horror fans, one of the most anticipated movies of all time. I’ve written quite a bit about the long, arduous journey it had to...

Creator Feature: Justine from Last Blog on the Left

In years past, being a horror fan could make you the odd one out in your group of friends, the Internet has opened the door for the wider community...