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Passing the Torch: Great Producing Ventures from Famous Horror Directors

We all love the masters of terror around these parts. John Carpenter, Wes Craven, Tobe Hooper, George Romero, Dario Argento, Roger Corman and so on and so forth, these are all names we hold in high re...

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Surprising Early Jobs of Your Favorite Horror Movie Directors

Everybody starts somewhere, even your favorite horror directors. Getting into the industry is an incredibly hard thing to do. Nobody becomes a director, writer, producer, or scores any major position ...

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Movies Attributed to the Masters of Horror You’d be Surprised They Didn’t Direct

The average moviegoer doesn’t think a lot about what goes into a film or who does what on it. They don’t really care. But they will notice certain names. If the director has his name above the title—a...

Director Wes Craven's cameo in Scream

Five Horror Director Cameos You Probably Never Noticed

Many directors are fond of appearing in their own work in some capacity or another. Given that there are plenty of people who aren’t entirely familiar with what their favorite directors look lik...

Dario Argento's Jenifer

Tale as Old as Time: Seven Horrific Takes on Beauty and the Beast

It is, as Disney is wont to remind us, a tale as old as time. There have been too many versions of Beauty and the Beast to count. There’s an element of the story in many of the most classic horror fil...

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Eight Horror Icons With Hobbies You Wouldn’t Expect

When we think of our favorite horror icons, be they writers, directors or actors, we tend to solely think of them by their work in the horror genre. But I don’t think I need to remind anyone that whil...

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Beginner’s Luck: 8 Iconic Horror Directors And The First Movie To Watch For Each

There are directors who will always be considered titans of the genre. Filmmakers like John Carpenter, Wes Craven, George Romero, David Cronenberg and many more are considered even nowadays to be mode...

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Five Extremely Impressive Feature Film Debuts

Every director starts somewhere. Most do not start out directing their own feature film. Usually, they have to start somewhere else—whether it be making short films or working on someone else’s ...

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Five Overlooked John Carpenter Movies

John Carpenter is one of the undisputed masters of horror. He has made some of the most important genre films ever released. His storied career spans the course of nearly four decades. Movies like Hal...