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Lorna hanging upside down in the torture room in Hostel Part 2

Wizards of Gore: Why Torture Cinema Was Around Long Before Saw and Hostel

When people condemn the horror films of the 2000s, they typically refer to that time—other than first raving about remakes—as the age of torture cinema. Saw, Hostel, those were the kinds of movies we ...

Poster for the 1992 film Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Eight Teen Horror Comedies That Are Genuinely Awesome

Teenage monster movies really became prominent in the 1950s with movies like I Was a Teenage Werewolf and I Was a Teenage Frankenstein. They weren’t necessarily comedies, at least not always intention...

Seven Spooky Documentaries to Round Out Your Halloween Season

Everyone loves to watch their favorite horror movies, their favorite Halloween TV specials and even read their favorite scary stories when October rolls around. But doing enough of this can sometimes ...

Halloween 5

Why Halloween 5 is a Fun Slasher Despite its Self Sabotaging Story

Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers got the series back on track after the third entry, Season of the Witch, took a departure from the original storyline that fans were not prepared for. Without ...

Bigger is Better: Old-School Giant Monster Flicks That Shockingly Hold Up

We tend to think of giant monster flicks as a thing of the past. Even Japan has seemed to quiet down on Kaiju features for the most part. But recent features like Cloverfield, Godzilla, Pacific Rim an...

Dog Soldiers 2002

Script to Pieces: Dog Soldiers: Fresh Meat

Welcome to Script to Pieces, a recurring feature at Wicked Horror where we look at the best, most interesting and at times most unbelievable horror movies that never happened. Sometimes these will be ...

Seven Horror Mashups You Definitely Have to See Monster Squad

How the Monster Squad Sequel Could Work

There’s been some interest lately in a sequel to The Monster Squad. Co-writer Shane Black gave an interview recently in which he not only talked the possibility of a sequel, but also sort of found out...

Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter

Seven Horror Movie Posters Banned for Reasons You Won’t Believe

I love movie posters. A good teaser will still get me excited for a movie, although I think more often than not they’re something of a lost art now. Posters used to be bold and daring pieces of art, e...

Why Christine Brown in Drag Me to Hell Deserved Everything She Got

Sam Raimi’s Drag Me to Hell is equal parts Evil Dead and Thinner. It’s a supernatural Romani revenge story told through Raimi’s signature style. It’s over-the-top and things go insane, just the way yo...