Debbie Harry in Videodrome

Top Five David Cronenberg Horror Movies

David Cronenberg is one of the lucky masters of horror to have found mainstream success and has even gained a few Oscar nominations in recent years. He has always...
Poltergeist

Top Five TV Terrors: Horror Movies About Television

Since it made its way into the home, TV has occupied a place of power. It’s never really been questioned. Everyone accepts it as the centerpiece of the home....
The enfield poltergiest.

Scariest Sightings In Britain

The United Kingdom is known for its haunted areas all over, but here I list the 10 most scary sightings in Britain as recently noted by the Daily Star...
First Draft Scripts that should be adapted - Gremlins - Top 10 horror films of 1984. Poster art for the 1984 Joe Dante film Gremlins.

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...
Top Ten Giallo Films. Poster for Dario Argento's Suspiria.

Top Ten Giallo Films

Giallo was a great movement in Italian horror that has sadly died out since, much like Italian horror itself. It heavily influenced movies like Halloween, Black Christmas and Friday...
Phantasm

Top Five Less Popular Horror Franchises

There are a lot of fans for the Friday the 13th, Halloween and Nightmare on Elm Street series. Those are the big three. There are other major franchises like...
Psycho 2 directed by Richard Franklin.

Top Ten Underrated Horror Sequels

Good or bad, horror sequels are plentiful. Some are almost universally embraced by fans, some are almost universally hated. And there are some that simply get a worse reputation...
Suspiria - a beginner's guide to argento - Horror Trilogies

Top Five Horror Trilogies

As the post-mortem video left by the franchise’s best character, Randy Meeks, states in Scream 3, “trilogies are a rarity in the horror field.” Unlike anything else in Scream...
Lucio Fulci's House by the cemetery.

Top Five Lucio Fulci Films

Lucio Fulci shares the “godfather of gore” title with fellow director Herschell Gordon Lewis. But Fulci may win between the two of them solely for the visceral response his...
The infamous cannibal holocaust directed by Ruggero Deodato.

Nastiest Video Nasties – Banned Horror

Video nasties were the general term for the movies that were banned in the UK in the early 1980’s, criticized for the violence and sexuality. Some of them weren’t...
The House of Dracula also known as Dracula directed by Terence Fisher.

Top Ten Dracula Actors

With more film adaptations than any other fictional character, Dracula has been portrayed by a vast number of actors over the years. Some of them have were classic actors...
The classic slasher Scream directed by Wes Craven.

Top Ten Wes Craven Movies

Wes Craven is one of the major maestros of the horror genre, having provided it with two of its most lucrative franchises (Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream) as...
Phantasm 3: The Lord of the Dead directed by Don Coscarelli.

Top Ten Horror Movies Of 1994

Twenty years ago, the genre was in a very different place than it is now. There were a lot less horror movies being made. The independent video market was...
An American Werewolf in London

Golden Year: The Horror Of 1981

In the eighties, horror movies took off in a big way, garnering mainstream success and becoming mega-hits for the first time. It all started in 1981, after the circulation...
Hellraiser: Hellworld directed by Rick Bota.

Top Five Misguided Sequels In Horror

Sometimes sequels work and sometimes they don’t. In horror, there’s a whole lot of both because there are more sequels within the genre than anywhere else. Some sequels start...