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How Does One Build The “Perfect” Horror Anthology? One Segment At A Time!

Horror anthologies. Everyone loves ’em. And what’s fun about them is debating, after the fact, about which segments were the strongest, scariest, most fun, etc. It’s also easily the most subjective sub-genre within horror. You and your friends can all sit in and watch the same anthology, and yet each of you will more than […]

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Three of the Year’s Best Horror Films You Can Still See in Theaters (If You Hurry!)

We’re less than four months into the year, but it’s already clear 2017 is definitely a banner year for controversial, provocative horror films. Case in point: Blumhouse’s GET OUT and SPLIT have both passed the $100 million mark in US box-office returns, and GET OUT has garnered the most positive reviews of any film released this year. But […]

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Did You See That? Ten Great Horror Movie Cameos

The horror film community is a small place filled with some pretty cool people who like to get together. On a recent episode of Shock Waves, Don Coscarelli told a story about quite a few of the horror greats having dinner together, that’s the kind of people these masters of the genre are; they love […]

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Gruesome Exclusive Clip From SLASHER.COM Starring Jewel Shepard and R.A. Mihailoff!

Looking for something on the indie tip that pushes horror to the extremes? Might we suggest the newly released SLASHER.COM, the latest film from director Chip Gubera. At a time where online dating could prove fatal, Jack and Kristy decide they’re ready meet in person. Aiming for an adventurous first date, they plan a weekend getaway to […]

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MISFITS Guitarist Starring in Remake of Cult Fave DON’T LOOK IN THE BASEMENT

After making the rounds at drive-ins and seedy cinemas throughout the ‘70s — often paired with LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT — and a second life on countless public-domain home video releases, S.F. Brownrigg’s gritty, twisted cult classic DON’T LOOK IN THE BASEMENT [one of our favorite DON’T! movies], is making genre headlines again this […]

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Hail To The King, Baby! Trailer For Larry Cohen Documentary KING COHEN Is Here!

If you look over the filmography of screenwriter and established director Larry Cohen over on IMDB, it’s fairly obvious that there’s no one else like him. This is the guy that gave us the satirical horror flick THE STUFF, directed a mutant killer baby franchise with IT’S ALIVE, penned the scripts for the rampages of […]

Real Life Scares 

You’re In A Cult, Call Your Dad: Five Of The Weirdest Cults In Human History

We all want to be part of something. We want to be with those who think like us, who enjoy the things we enjoy, who make us feel less alone and less weird. Some of us find that on the school yard at a young age. Others need to wait until we get to our […]

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Why Are Guns So Seldom Used in Horror Movies?

Have you ever noticed that killers in horror movies almost never use guns? They wield knives, machetes, axes, spears, harpoons, pitchforks, chainsaws, meathooks, finger-blades, chains, ropes, tree branches, human bones, sledgehammers, scythes, drills, scissors, cleavers, forks, corkscrews, nails, glass shards, skewers, razor wire, wood chippers, claws, teeth, talons, beaks, proboscises, acid, electrical wires, workout equipment, […]

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VIDEO: Watch What Happens When an 80’s Slasher Villain Meets Modern Technology

Hi, all! When I was first interviewing to come onboard at Blumhouse.com, I mentioned a short film I had made a couple years back, and we thought it might be fun to share it on the site! Well, the time has finally come for you to meet iMADMAN. Starting Briana White and Biff Miller (MODERN […]

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Ranking the ALIEN Franchise: Worst to First

Ranking the ALIEN franchise is tough, and it isn’t tough due to mediocrity or an uneven nature to the franchise, it’s tough because every single film in the series has – at the very least – been good. That’s a rarity in this genre. But ALIEN has managed to make it happen, and that makes […]

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Bruce Campbell Announces New Book And Tour! HAIL TO THE CHIN!

Groovy. I still remember catching Bruce Campbell during his very first book tour for IF CHINS COULD KILL at a Long Island book store way out in Huntington. The Q & A session that preceded the actual signing was basically like sitting in on an hour long comedy set. Bruce was on fire, and answered […]

Real Life Scares 

This Footage of a Morgue Door Slamming by Itself is the Creepiest Thing You’ll See Today

It’s always been a little unnerving to me how rapidly a short and simple video clip can freak out hundreds of thousands of people overnight via social media — most likely it’s the unexplained element, that lack of verifiable backstory, combined with a suggestion of the macabre, that can turn a minute or two of […]

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That Time J.J. Abrams Took Stephen King To See THE DESCENT…

This is just a fun video clip we had to share to kick off the weekend right! J.J. Abrams was just on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, and the topic turned to horror, in particular Stephen King! Fallon asked about the recently announced and highly anticipated upcoming Hulu series CASTLE ROCK. (Check out the […]