Poster for Wes Craven's Shocker.

Shocker Retrospective – Evil in the Airwaves

Jonathan is a college football player who was adopted by a police Lieutenant and his family at a young age. When a psychotic killer begins a murder spree in...
Howl

Frightfest 2015 Review: Howl

Special effects maestro turned horror director Paul Hyett (The Seasoning House) returns to the genre with Howl, essentially An American Werewolf In London crossed with Stalled. The flick takes...

Review – Something Wicked

I wasn't too familiar with Something Wicked other than that it was Brittany Murphy's last film. Before watching this flick, I decided to switch it up a bit and...
Goodnight Mommy

Review: Goodnight Mommy is Creepy, Scary, and Fun

Goodnight Mommy tells the story of two creepy, nine year old twin boys questioning whether or not the woman living in their house is actually their mother. When the woman claiming...
Aliens Defiance

Comic Review: Aliens: Defiance #1

Aliens: Defiance is off to a great start with the first issue and is shaping up to be one of the best Aliens comics in recent memory. We’re introduced...
Ash vs. Evil Dead - Poster for Sam Raimi's The Evil Dead.

Non-Found Footage Microbudget Movies That Prove Anyone Can Do It

Scary as the industry is now, this is the golden age of being able to make a movie. Anyone can do it. The scary part is distribution and profit,...
Poster for George Mihalka's My Bloody Valentine.

My Bloody Valentine Retrospective – Valentine’s Day Massacre

My Bloody Valentine takes place many years after a Valentine’s Day tragedy struck the town of Valentine Bluffs. The town is preparing for their first Valentine’s Day dance in many years. But the...
Poster for Digging up the Marrow - directed by Adam Green (2015).

Advance Review–Digging up the Marrow is Scary Fun!

In Digging up the Marrow, horror filmmaker Adam Green (Hatchet) is compelled to definitively prove or disprove the existence of monsters when he is approached by William Dekker (Ray Wise of...
evil dead 2 - ash

Gift Guide: Ultimate Ash From Evil Dead 2

Gift Guide is a recurring segment on Wicked Horror where we showcase macabre inspired gift ideas for you or the horror fan in your life. Have an idea for something...
Puppet Master #10 2015

Comic Review: Puppet Master #10

Puppet Master #10 really kicks this current story arc into high gear. Many plot points that were teased in the previous issues are revealed here, including what happened to...
Pumpkinhead 1988

Vengeance: The Demon – How Pumpkinhead Became a Cult Classic

Stan Winston’s Pumpkinhead is one of the most underrated monster movies of all time. It took a couple of years after completion for it to gain an audience, and...
Batman vs Predator

Comic Review: Dark Horse/DC: Justice League Volume 2

As a huge fan of crossovers, especially between properties you would not necessarily expect to cross over, I loved this book. It’s a collection of several miniseries from the...
BC Butcher

Review: B.C. Butcher Is A Tromatic Feminist Slasher Movie

A prehistoric slasher movie with an all-female cast, and a band on hand for spontaneous jam sessions, that quite literally (and quite proudly) looks as though it was filmed...
Epix. Poster for Sean S. Cunningham's Friday the 13th.

Friday the 13th Retrospective – Kill Her, Mommy, Kill Her

This post has run  previously on Wicked Horror but we are rerunning to coincide with the quickly approaching Friday March 13th. In 1958, a couple of camp counselors that couldn’t resist their...
Lost Souls by Poppy Z. Brite

Six Vampire Novels That Went Widely Overlooked

While they may have faded from the teen fiction world in recent years, vampire novels have always dominated genre literature and haven’t really gone away. The Strain trilogy by Guillermo del Toro...