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Jason X - Final Frontier: Why franchises ultimately end up in space

Failure to Launch: The Unexpectedly Troubled Journey of Jason X

Jason X is perhaps the most maligned entry in the Friday the 13th series. It has competition, though. Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning is often looked down upon as one of the worst, as are Jaso...

Halloween Most outrageous deaths in the Halloween franchise - Halloween Returns

Seven Original Versions of Famous Horror Movies (That Were Terrible)

A lot of work goes into bringing your favorite horror films to life. Sometimes they start with one initial, great idea and it just takes a team of people willing to do whatever it takes to see it real...

Jason Voorhees Kane Hodder

Men Behind The Mask: Actors Who Have Played Jason Voorhees

Unlike his nemesis Freddy Krueger, Jason has never had much of a consistent portrayal on film. Sure, for awhile there it seemed things had changed but now we’re back right where we started, with seemi...

Friday the 13th Part 2

Seven Great Sequels That Were Made Insanely Quickly

We all know how it goes. When a horror film becomes successful, it becomes a franchise. Once that happens sequels start to be churned out at amazing speed. Usually, when a studio forces a sequel out t...

Samantha (Jocelin Donahue) at the title screen of the Ti West supernatural horror film The House of the Devil.

Why it’s So Hard to do Throwback Horror

“They don’t make ‘em like they used to.” We all know people who want everything to return to the glory days, everyone says that’s what horror needs to do to keep itself alive. Fresh ideas are importan...

Tom McLoughlin

Five Reasons Tom McLoughlin Needs More Love

A lot of people make their living directing horror movies. But they don’t always get the name recognition of John Carpenter, Wes Craven, Tobe Hooper or George Romero, even if they’re very good. Even t...

Friday the 13th

Latest Friday the 13th Collection Remasters First Four Films, Recycles Previous Features [Blu-ray Review]

The Friday the 13th series is by far one of the most celebrated horror franchises. I think it is fair to say that most of our readers here at Wicked Horror have seen our favorite hockey mask wearing m...

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

Seven Pure Comfort Food Horror Movies

There’s something great about discovering a great new horror movie for the first time. The genre is huge and diverse. There’s so much happening at any given moment. Every year produces some great new ...

Gizmo Furby horror movie tie in

Horror Tie-In Toys We Can’t Believe Actually Got Made

I’ll admit it, part of me is jealous of the kids just discovering the genre now. I’ll never forget what it was like for me as a kid to see all of my favorites for the first time. To watch each Hallowe...