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...
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...
Cecil Hotel

The Twisted History Of The Cecil Hotel

All throughout history, there have been locations that secure their spot in infamy thanks to their illustrious pasts. Locales such as the Amityville House, Eastern State Penitentiary the Sands...

Frightfest 2017 Interview: Fiona Dourif Talks Cult Of Chucky

Curse Of Chucky marked a significant return to form for a series long considered dead (though certain fans, including myself, retain a soft spot for the likes of Bride...

Todd Kohlhepp: A Chilling Profile of one of America’s Newest Serial Killers

Todd Kohlhepp is one of America's newest serial killers. He was caught in November 2016 after being undiscovered for thirteen years in the American South. The following is an...
Poster for Don Mancini's Child's Play

Blood Buddy: The Strange Evolution of the Chucky Doll

Chucky is one of the most iconic figures in the spectrum of horror. Anyone can immediately draw to mind what the doll looks like. The major elements are all...
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...

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 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...
Gerald's Game

Noteworthy Heroines of Horror: Jessie from Gerald’s Game

Noteworthy Heroines of Horror is a recurring segment on Wicked Horror where we shine the spotlight on a female character from the annals of horror history who has made a...
New on Netflix

New on Netflix: October 6th, 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...
Jen and Sylvia Soska. Soska Sisters - Hellevator

Exclusive Interview: Jen and Sylvia Soska Spill Their Guts About Hellevator

Identical twin sisters Jen and Sylvia Soska are already household named to horror enthusiasts and have developed an adoring legion of fans since the release of their feature film debut Dead...
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...
Friday the 13th Part 2

How Friday the 13th Part 2 Casually Improves on the Original

Friday the 13th took the world by storm in a way that was completely unexpected, especially by the filmmakers themselves. They had, by their own admission, not necessarily set...
Slasher

Netflix Horror Spotlight: Slasher, Season 1

The golden age of slasher movies is over. Or so we're told. Search your brain--what was the last truly great slasher you saw? How old is it? I've got a...