New on Netflix

New on Netflix: May 26th, 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...

Why Silver Bullet Could Have Been a Classic Werewolf Movie

Stephen King’s Silver Bullet certainly has its fans. It’s not one of the best adaptations of the author’s work, but it is far from the worst. There’s something almost...
Poster for the 1992 film Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Noteworthy Heroines of Horror: Buffy from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

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 that has made...
Jaws 3, People 0

Script to Pieces: Jaws 3, People 0

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...
The Brood poster 1979

Why David Cronenberg Gets Heat for His Portrayal of Female Characters

David Cronenberg is one of the best directors that the horror genre has ever known. He burst onto the scene with Shivers, which was made for very little money....
Terrifying Easter Bunny pics

Evil Easter Bunnies in Terrifying Family Photos

Easter sees many parents getting their kids dressed up in their Sunday best for a photo op with the Easter Bunny.  The kids are all jacked up on sugar and the...

Why Video Games are the Next Step in Getting Your Horror Fix!

Horror movies are already an obscure genre within the traditional word of cinema. Personally, I spend more time defending films like The Blair Project and Cloverfield than titles from any other...
Rob Zombie's 31

Frightfest 2016 Announces Killer Lineup

Frightfest continues its hot streak as the biggest and best horror festival in the UK with yet another killer lineup for its 2016 event - arguably the strongest yet. Right...
The Last House on the Left

It’s Only a Movie: Why Wes Craven’s Last House on the Left is a...

It’s no coincidence that Wes Craven’s first feature film is also among his most brutal. Craven had a very repressed Christian upbringing. And there was no real way for...
Jason Voorhees mug shot

A Response to The New Republic: In Defense of Horror Fans

I’m writing this primarily as a fan. I have loved the genre as long as I can remember and it means the world to me. This article, which comes...
Rob Zombie's 31

Frightfest 2016 Review: Rob Zombie’s 31

Rob Zombie's 31 opens with a lengthy, to-camera monologue shot in surprisingly (for this particular filmmaker) arty monochrome. A paint-and-blood splattered miscreant addresses the audience, spitting out some of the...
Vicious Freddy Krueger Kills. A poster for Wes Craven's A Nightmare on Elm Street.

Everyday Nightmares: Why We’re Drawn to Suburban Horror

What’s the scariest thing about Halloween? What about A Nightmare on Elm Street? The most obvious answer to that would of course be Michael Myers and Freddy Krueger. To...

Exclusive Interview with Sean Tiedeman on 30 Years of Garbage

A new IndieGoGo Project that has been getting a lot of buzz over the past few days is the 30 Years of Garbage documentary. As a general rule, we don’t cover...

3 Of The Most Sinister 4Chan Threads

4Chan is a popular (and infamous) Internet community chat-room where users enjoy posting anonymously on topic-specific boards ranging from video games, to anime, and most notoriously the random board...
The Witch

Are We Really Surprised Horror Was Snubbed By The Oscars Yet Again (And Should...

Following the announcement of the 2017 Oscar nominees earlier this week, social media was flooded with protestations of "why him?", "why not her?" "why THAT movie?". Think-pieces emerged almost...