The Rabid Dog’s House is a recurring feature at Wicked Horror where contributor Justin Steele uncovers hidden gems, lost classics, and overlooked indie offerings. Flying solo or with the occasional guest, he will discuss an array of topics covering film, literature, and television. Check out the latest installment below. In this episode we’re looking back at 1991’s Popcorn!
Starring horror icons Jill Schoelen and Dee Wallace, Popcorn follows a young film student named Maggie (Schoelen). Maggie and her fellow classmates decide to put on a midnight horror film marathon. At the same time, she has been having nightmares about the leader of a film cult who created a snuff picture resulting in a fatal fire. Now, among the laughs and thrills, it looks like someone is out for revenge as one by one Maggie’s classmates disappear!