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...
Black Mirror TV Show BBC

Why Black Mirror is the Modern Twilight Zone

As much as we all love escapism and cheesy good fun, the best horror/sci-fi is always culturally relevant and politically charged. It has its finger on the pulse. The...
Drew Barrymore takes a call from the killer in Scream

Horror Logic: Run Upstairs, Get Naked And Keep Filming

Horror logic dictates we should run upstairs instead of out the front door. Horror logic assures us that entering the murky swamp/darkened house/pitch-black basement is the best and only...
CHUD 1984

Why C.H.U.D. is a Shockingly Environmentally Conscious Monster Movie

As a horror fan, you go into something like C.H.U.D. with certain expectations. There are always the films we know have something to say and watch with a deeper...
New on Netflix

New on Netflix: February 3rd, 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...
Friday the 13th

Script to Pieces: That Snowbound Friday the 13th Sequel

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 Crow: City of Angels

Is The Crow: City of Angels Really THAT Bad?

The Crow is one of the most emotional, powerful horror/action movies ever made. It still hits all the right notes for me. I still feel something every single time...
puppet master ii

Why Puppet Master II is the Best in the Series (At Being a Horror...

I’ve made it no secret in my writing about horror movies that I’m a complete, unashamed fan of the Puppet Master franchise. Maybe to an unhealthy degree. Like most...

Creator Feature: Jon And Kim From Horror Podcast Nightmare On Film Street

In years past, being a horror fan could make you the odd one out in your group of friends, the Internet has opened the door for the wider community...
New on Netflix

New on Netflix: January 27, 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...
Re-animator

Script to Pieces: House of Re-Animator

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 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...
Rawhead Rex

How Rawhead Rex Explored Celtic Horror in New Ways

Clive Barker has had a lot of success on the screen. But then, of course, there are the movies that came early in his career. Barker was so disappointed...