Alien

Six Horror Movies That Don’t Start Out as Horror Movies

It’s pretty traditional for horror movies to just be horror movies from the start. It’s what’s expected. Nobody would go into a horror movie expecting it to be something...
The Funhouse - Six Memorable Monsters from Unmemorable Movies

Six Memorable Monsters from Unmemorable Movies

Unfortunately, not every horror movie is a winner. There’s a lot of good out there, but there’s also a lot of bad and a whole lot that falls somewhere...

Four Terrible Movies from Great Horror Directors

The masters of horror are incredibly talented individuals. We all know who they are and are familiar with their many accomplishments. They’ve given great things to the genre. But...
Hammer Horror Films

Five of the Most Overlooked Hammer Horror Movies

After the Universal era of horror movies through the 1930's and '40's, the genre began to die out and was replaced by science fiction. It looked like horror was all...
Evil Ed Fright Night

Four Things You Have Probably Never Noticed about Your Favorite Horror Films

There’s a lot effort that goes into crafting our favorite horror movies. Not only a lot of time and hard work but (hopefully) a lot of thought. Some movies are...
Amazing transformations by actors in horror

Four Amazing Transformations by Actors in Horror

Some actors really go the extra mile to prepare themselves for a role. Whether it be through makeup, amazing physical changes, or both. They prove their devotion to the...
Dawn of the Dead

Four of the Most Innovative FX-Driven Horror Movies

The 1980’s was a decade of completely innovative practical effects work. Makeup artists were actually becoming known in the horror genre. There was a sort of stardom among fans...
Derry Maine - Horror movie locations

Six Famous Fictional Towns Based on Real Places

Many works of horror include fictional locations that have become iconic. Some are used over and over again, whether it be in a franchise like Halloween or in many...
Horror movie spinoffs you won't believe actually happened

Horror Movie Spinoffs You Won’t Believe Really Happened

Once a horror movie officially pulls out all the stops and becomes a franchise, things get pretty weird pretty quickly. The people in charge will do whatever they feel...
Horror Sequels Nobody Asked For

Mutant Snowmen and CHUDs Named Bud: Horror Sequels Nobody Asked For

Horror sequels are everywhere. They always have been. When every other kind of horror movie comes and goes, they survive. If something is even remoltely successful, it will usually...
Stephen King Sequels

The Six Most Baffling Stephen King Sequels

Stephen King is responsible for more film adaptations than any other living author. And most of the adapted works are from his horror catalogue. Most horror movies have sequels. Because of...
Grindhouse throwbacks that work astonishingly well - The House of the Devil

Five Contemporary Movies That Perfectly Recapture ’80’s Horror

For a lot of horror fans, the 1980’s was the golden decade. It’s what everyone seems to go back to. It’s where most of the major icons and franchises...
Television Monsters That Could Have Supported Their Own Movie

Television Monsters That Could Have Supported Their Own Movie

Horror and television have always been intertwined. As soon as the TV occupied a place in the home, there were monsters on it. Now, there’s more horror content on...
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,...
Dressed to Kill

Ten Horror Movies Marketed as Thrillers

We can all immediately draw to mind horror movies we cherish that we’ve had to defend as horror. Everyone, especially those outside the genre, seems more than ready and...