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Why The Mist is an Even Stronger Film 10 Years Later

Ten years later, The Mist still proves to be one of the most divisive Stephen King adaptations. I can understand that, too. It has a lot to live up...

The Scariest, Most Overlooked Aspects of Real-Life Serial Killers

Real life, unfortunately, will always be more terrifying than the movies. There are plenty of people in history, even recent history, who have done all manner of unspeakable things....
New on Netflix

New on Netflix: February 24th, 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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10 Terrifying Modern Day Torture Methods

Torture to gain information from someone or to instil fear or discipline is a technique used even today. While medieval and ancient history methods may have been more brutal,...
Halloween II 1981

Script to Pieces: Halloween Returns

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...
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20 Terrifying Torture Devices And Methods

Before the Saw franchise, torture was considered a legitimate way to punish, extract confessions and (eventually) execute a human being. Some methods of torture were considerably crueler than others,...
Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th: What’s the Hold Up? (And Why it Might be More Complicated...

At the last second, only weeks before filming was set to begin, the new Friday the 13th was cancelled. It was a move that came as a shock to...
A cure for wellness

Why A Cure for Wellness Is Better Described As A Gothic Mystery With Horror...

From the initial previews, A Cure for Wellness could be interpreted as an atypical, horror asylum movie where the protagonist falls through a cliché storyline that the majority of...
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Cry Little Sister: A Defense of Dawn Summers

Last March, I wrote a piece on Buffy characters who were unfairly despised. While I expected some degree of backlash against a few of the picks, there was a...
The Last Voyage of Demeter

Script to Pieces: The Last Voyage Of Demeter

Welcome to Script to Pieces, a recurring feature at Wicked Horror where we look at the best, most interesting and often most unbelievable horror movies that never happened. Sometimes we feature productions...
Evil Dead 2013

Script to Pieces: Fede Alvarez’s Evil Dead 2

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...
New on Netflix

New on Netflix: February 10, 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...

Not Quite Horror: Jackie (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...

Why Pet Sematary Still Doesn’t Get the Recognition it Deserves

Stephen King fans tend to come down pretty hard on film adaptations of the author’s work. Some of them just don’t think any movies are worthy of his literary...

Exclusive Interview: Actor Brian Sutherland Talks Dead West

Dead West is an action western following Tony (played by Jeffrey Arrington, John Freeman  Story, Vicious), brother of a victim of a serial killer known only as The Ladykiller (Brian Sutherland of Fat...