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Why David Cronenberg Gets Heat for His Portrayal of Female Characters

David Cronenberg is one of the best directors that the horror genre has ever known. He burst onto the scene with Shivers, which was made for very little money. This was a statement against a conservat...

The Fly Outbreak Comic Cover

The Fly: Outbreak [Comic Review]

With the release of the fifth and final chapter this month, we’re calling this the perfect time to review this comic sequel from beginning to end. Written by Brandon Seiferet, The Fly: Outbreak ...

Influential Horror Movies You May Not Have Seen

From the hardcore horror movie fan to the occasional watcher, Freddy Kruger, Jason Voorhees, and JigSaw are household names and pop icons. The infamous pea soup scene in The Exorcist has been countles...

The Fly

How Cronenberg’s The Fly Made Body Horror Mainstream

David Cronenberg, especially in his early days, was never a mainstream director. His films weren’t meant to be accessible to the widest possible audience. He was at the forefront of body horror, telli...

The opening title screen to the monster cartoon Drak Pack.

Saturday Mournings: Drak Pack

Saturday Mournings is a recurring segment on Wicked Horror where we revisit some of the greatest horror-inspired cartoons from years past. On the inaugural installment of the segment, we are looking b...

IDW Developing New Comic Book Sequel to ‘The Fly’

Fans of The Fly will be happy to hear that the series that began with David Cronenberg’s 1986 remake will be returning… in comic book form. The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that IDW i...

Doctor Frankenstein giving his creature life.

Ten Memorable Mad Scientists

One could actually say that the roots for the mad scientist character trope lay way back in Greek mythology. It seems like an unlikely garden for such a thing to grow from, but craftsman Daedalus cert...

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 been one of the most intellectual and...

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