Fan Films

Ten Horror Fan Films That Did Justice to the Films They Were Inspired By

Horror movies often spawn numerous fan-made creations, from clothing to fan fiction to art and games. But the most impressive, to me, are the people who love the films...
Hannibal

Is It Just Me, Or Was Hannibal’s Third Season Its Worst?

In this regular 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 installment, Joey...
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 movie based on Jack Ketchums novel, The Girl Next Door.

The Girl Next Door- True Story Torment

The Girl Next Door (2007), directed by Gregory Wilson is based on the novel of the same name, and details some of the true terrifying events that became a...
Wrong Turn 6 Banner Poster.

Wrong Turn 6 – More Blood, Gore And Sex!

Directed by Valeri Milev, Wrong Turn 6: The Last Resort, continues its gore-fest. With The Last Resort being the sixth installment of the Wrong Turn series, fans already know what...
Texas Chainsaw Massacre 1974

Off the Grid: Seven Backwoods Texas Chainsaw Ripoffs That Hold Up

Tobe Hooper’s The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is a fiercely original film that remains one of the best horror movies ever made to this day. It was not the...

Not Quite Horror: No Country For Old Men (2007)

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...
The Littlest Deadite

Evil Dead Storybook The Littlest Deadite is a Must Read

Author Sean Hughes has created a charming storybook based on Sam Raimi's Evil Dead 2 called The Littlest Deadite. To say that the illustrations are exceptional would be an understatement. Hughes captures...
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....
Slasher

Advance Review Slasher – Episodes One and Two

The horror genre has a spotty history with television. It's not that there haven't been successful horror shows, it's just that they tend to be few and far between....

Netflix Horror Spotlight: Honeymoon (2014)

Netflix Horror Spotlight brings you Wicked Horror‘s top picks for what to watch on Netflix, whether it’s the latest indie darling, a classic masterpiece or a silly slasher that...
Chris Wiggins

Five Surprisingly Spooky Episodes of Friday the 13th: The Series

If a horror movie is successful enough, it will often find a television component in some form or another. We see this now more than ever, with series like...
Shelley

Review: Shelley is a Gorgeous Yet Aimless Pregnancy Horror Story

Shelley is an interesting but somewhat dry pregnancy horror tale that hinges on performance because it doesn’t give us enough of the plot to keep the viewer genuinely invested...

Advance Review – Mexico Barbaro

Mexico Barbaro is an anthology with eight short films by eight different directors. The helmers include Laurette Flores Bornn, Edgar Nito, Aaron Soto, Isaac Ezban, Lex Ortega, Jorge Michel Grau,...
Nor: The Curse

Why Noroi: The Curse is An Epic Japanese Found Footage Film

I don't know about you guys, but when it comes to the "found footage" approach to filmmaking, I'm kind of over it. I've noticed that when a found footage...