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Four Horror Sequels That Cursed Their Own Franchise

When a horror movie is hugely successful, sequels are an inevitability. Quickly after that, it can blossom into a franchise. Typically, it doesn’t take long for the films that follow to...

Ten Hidden Horror Gems from the 1980s that Need to be Rediscovered

Horror films really hit their stride in the 1980s. The creative minds went wild and the practical effects from that era were some of the best ever committed to...
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Seven of the Most Confusing Moments in the Friday the 13th Movies

As much as we love the Friday the 13th series here—and trust me, we do—there are certain things you can’t help but notice as you watch these movies over...

Top Ten Most Heinous Villains from True Blood

Over the seven seasons of True Blood, viewers were exposed to one intense situation after another. Most of the time, these intense situations were instigated by characters of highly...
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Movie Monsters That Should Get Together on Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day approaching, love is naturally in the air. In general, it might not be a horror fan’s favorite holiday. Greeting cards, to date, offer very little in...
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Ten Buffy Monsters That Should Have Come Back

During its 144 episode run, Buffy the Vampire Slayer saw a lot of creatures come and go. Some were vampires, some were demons. They were all very much their own...
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Five Bad Sequels That Were Almost Good

Many horror sequels don't live up to the original. Many more are simply bad. But nobody sets out to make a bad sequel. Things just get in the way,...
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Five Horror Podcasts You Should be Listening To

Podcasts are becoming more and more popular and developing a much wider audience as we find ourselves more immersed in a culture dependent on streaming content. Yet there are...
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Top Five Universal Monster Movies

The classics are the classics and they are classics for a reason. The Universal monster movies of the 1930’s-50’s became the original dynasty of horror. They were the first...
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Seven Stephen King Adaptations That Totally Nail the Author’s Style

Stephen King is a very cinematic writer, which has led him to be one of the most adapted authors in history. He tends to take a simple premise and...
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Nine Horror Franchises Driven by Great Female Villains

Horror movie villains are traditionally male. While there definitely are slashers where the killer turns out to be female at the end, they’re very uncommon. Even more uncommon, though,...
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Ten of the Best Films From The Mind of Clive Barker

Clive Barker is a powerhouse of imagination. He is an accomplished horror author with great works like The Books of Blood and The Hellbound Heart, as well as a great fantasy author, with...
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Things You Probably Didn’t Know About The Shining

Horror fans are unlike any other breed of cinephile. We go to great lengths to unearth little known facts about our favorite feature films. Because of that, it’s a...
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Top Ten Horror Films of 1984

Thirty years ago this year, horror was in a very different place. It really was. Might even have been a better place, but there’s still plenty of life in...
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Eight Obscure Sub-Genres That Need to Come Back

One of the things that makes it so easy to be a horror fan is the fact that the genre is infinitely larger than most people even realize. It’s...