Ghost Stories Relies on Jump Scares to Spice Up a Preachy, Boring Riff on...

Ghost Stories follows Professor Phillip Goodman (Andy Nyman), an atheist who has dedicated his life to debunking paranormal phenomenon. His hero, Dr. Charles Cameron, had done similar work before disappearing...

Review: A Quiet Place Is A Modern Masterpiece

It's a hugely exciting time to be a horror fan. From Get Out's Oscar-storming glory, to Raw, Thelma, The Witch, Unsane, and a variety of other movies quietly rewriting...

Season Two of The Handmaid’s Tale Delivers on Suspense and Substance

Freedom is fleeting. The first three episodes from the second season of The Handmaid’s Tale continue the story of June Osborne (Elisabeth Moss). Opening the first episode is a harrowing...

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,...

Review: Dismissed Is A By-The-Numbers Revenge Thriller With A Killer Turn By Dylan Sprouse

After taking a six-year break from acting, during which he attended college with twin brother (and current Jughead on Riverdale) Cole, Dylan Sprouse (of Disney's The Suite Life fame)...

Review: Wildling Is A Beautifully Dark Fairytale Horror

The theme of female maturation is growing more and more popular with the increasing number of women working behind and in front of the camera in horror. It has...

Review: Truth Or Dare Is An Utterly Inoffensive Slasher/Teen Drama

The Blumhouse model is genius. There's no arguing with close to $200 million worldwide off an $11,000 budget (Paranormal Activity). And when it works, as with last year's Happy...
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...
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...
MEG - Oceanic Horror

Book Review – MEG: Nightstalkers by Steve Alten

Author Steve Alten's thrilling saga of ancient underwater beasts that began almost twenty years ago with MEG: A Novel of Deep Terror continues with this equally exciting fifth installment...
The crew of popular paranormal series Ghost Adventures.

Paranormal Investigators – Top Ghost Hunting Shows on TV

TV shows about Paranormal Investigators are all the rage, with an array of different programs to choose from. Here we list some of the most notable and exciting paranormal...
Lake Placid

What a Croc: Revisiting Lake Placid

While killer animal movies are among the most popular and prevalent horror offerings being produced today, very few are actually remembered as classics. Really, there’s Jaws and that’s about...
Insidious: The Last Key

Blu-Ray Review: Insidious: The Last Key is a Satisfying Conclusion to the Franchise

This latest installment in the Insidious series goes back to psychic medium Elise Rainier’s earlier days. The film provides welcome backstory on Elise and introduces the viewer to her family, while also giving fans greater insight into her...
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...