Jeepers Creepers - Dennis DePue

Dennis DePue: The Real-Life Killer That Inspired Jeepers Creepers

Jeepers Creepers, the hit, 2001 horror movie, had audiences captivated with the simple story of a brother sister duo on a road trip who happen to cross paths with a bloodthirsty...
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...
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...
The Devil's Rejects

The True Story Of The Real-Life Devil’s Rejects

Rob Zombie’s critically-acclaimed masterpiece The Devil's Rejects is the far superior sequel to the equally gut-wrenching and terrifying House of 1000 Corpses. The pair of gore flicks follows the Fireflies, a...
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...
Teen bites off victimes face after taking drugs.

Teen Bites off Victim’s Face After Killing Couple

Police walked into a shocking and gruesome scene at a home in Tequesta, Florida last week. Deputies found 19-year-old student, Austin Harrouff hovering over one of his victims, and biting...
Otis from Devil's Rejects by Rob Zombie

How The Devil’s Rejects Completely Evolved the Concept of House of 1,000 Corpses

Rob Zombie’s House of 1,000 Corpses is a fun movie. It’s not a bad feature by any means, especially for a first time director. It was, by all accounts,...

Exclusive Interview: Actress Melissa Mars Talks Curse of Mesopotamia

Curse of Mesopotamia is an English language horror movie shot in the Middle East, and the first international horror movie shot in Kurdistan, Iraq. It tells the story of...
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...

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...
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....
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...
The Shallows

Has The Shallows Ushered In A New Era Of Sharksploitation?

As difficult as it is to be a slasher fanatic (particularly nowadays--eek), it's even harder being obsessed with sharksploitation. I mean, there are very few movies to which the label truly applies....

Macho Monster Hunters: Is John Carpenter’s Vampires a Sexist Movie?!

This is an extremely tough question for me to consider. Vampires came out at a time when I was only dimly aware of who John Carpenter was. It was...
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...