the cabin in evil dead II

Why Evil Dead II is Not a Remake of the First

Evil Dead II is a very similar movie to the first in terms of its setting and plot. It opens with a bit of backstory on the Book of...
Were Ed and Lorraine Warren actually frauds?

True Horror: Are Ed and Lorraine Warren Actually Frauds?

Ed and Lorraine Warren are two of the most divisive names in the paranormal field. Their cases, of course, are legend. And they have found even more success as...
Freddy's Dead 1991

Script to Pieces: Peter Jackson’s A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Lover

Welcome to Script to Pieces! This is a new feature here at Wicked Horror where we will be looking at the best, most interesting and at times most unbelievable...

Is It Just Me, Or Is The Babadook Totally Overrated?

In this new, monthly series, a Wicked Horror writer presents an unpopular opinion about a particular genre offering and asks the oft-repeated question, "Is it just me?" In this...
Alien 3 H.R. Giger Design

H.R. Giger Concept Art Shows a Drastically Different Alien 3

New H.R. Giger concept art for Alien 3 shows us that while the general design is the same, the alien would have been approached in an entirely new manner....
The infamous and known serial killer Edward Theodore Gein.

Ed Gein – Farmhouse of Human Flesh Horrors

Ed Gein is a name that many horror fans will know. He is the man that influenced the creation of several fictional killers, including Norman Bates (Psycho), Leatherface (Texas Chain...

Arguing Against The Legality Of McKamey Manor

Every year during the month of October, thrill-seekers and horror enthusiasts flock in their thousands to haunted house attractions across the United States. Most haunted houses typically use similar...
Lorna hanging upside down in the torture room in Hostel Part 2

Why Hostel Part II is More Appealing to Female Horror Fans than the Original

Eli Roth's 2005 film Hostel is one with which I have a love/hate relationship. As a horror fan, I of course loved the unrelenting brutality of the film. It never...
Donald Pee Wee Gaskins

Donald “Pee Wee” Gaskins – The Meanest Man in America

Born on March 13th 1933 in Florence County, South Carolina, Donald Henry Gaskins Jr has been given a number of nicknames including the “Meanest Man in America”, “The Redneck...
The Buttress

Introducing, The Buttress: All-Round Badass

Badass is just one word to describe The Buttress, AKA The Flyest Buttress. Straight outta New Jersey, this artist, musician, filmmaker and female rapper has the swag, the sound and...
The Howling 1981

What Happened to Rob Bottin? And More of Horror’s Most Persistent Mysteries

Horror fans know a lot about horror. More than you’d think possible. We love to learn everything we can about our favorite movies and the people who made them....
Albert Fish

Profile of a Madman: Albert Fish

While the name Albert Fish is synonymous with cannibalism, sexual fetishes, and his most famous victim Grace Bud, the rabbit hole goes much deeper. Although Fish is always included...
Hannibal

Is It Just Me, Or Was Hannibal’s Third Season Its Worst?

In this regular series, a Wicked Horror writer presents an unpopular opinion about a particular genre offering and asks the oft-repeated question, “Is it just me?” In this installment, Joey...
Texas Frightmare Weekend

Event Report: Texas Frightmare Weekend 2017

Another Texas Frightmare Weekend has come and gone, but the fans who attended this year's event will no doubt be left with plenty of wonderful memories from their horror-filled...
Friday the 13th Part III

How Friday the 13th Part III Was Almost Ruined by Its Own Gimmick

Friday the 13th Part III is one of the most beloved entries in the series canon. It’s an incredibly important feature to the overall franchise, as it is the...