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Top 10 Summer Horror Movies of All Time

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by Billy Russell The dog days of summer are here, so we all know what that means: beer, barbecue and the possibility of seeing things exploding in the sky. And, if you’re lucky, it also means you have some extra days off of work. Why not take the day to watch some of summer’s finest […]

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10 Horror Movies With Hidden Activist Agendas

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guest post by Charles Reis Horror movies are pop culture staples in America and much of the rest of the industrialized world, too. While many people regard them merely as entertainment vessels or, worse, mindless pieces of cinematic garbage filled with blood, guts and exploitative sexuality, some horror movies actually have powerful sociopolitical narratives and […]

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The 10 Scariest Video Games Of The 2000’s

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Just as with movies, the horror game genre during the 2000’s was a hit or miss phenomena. There were video games released that induced almost unbearable primordial fear and Xanax-defeating panic, while others were so laughably stupid they are lucky to be considered campy. Fortunately, we have endured the survival of this genre, with its […]

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The 10 Best Horror Movies of 2014

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2014 won’t go down in horror movie history as a golden year for scary movies, but there were still a few gems to be found amongst the piles of Hollywood garbage; we’re looking at you Annabelle. Many of the movies on this list had their own flaws, and not all of them will be entertaining […]

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Babadook and the Unspeakable Horrors of Parenting

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Parenthood has been a theme in horror since the invention of horror.  A parent must protect their child from the horrors of the world.  When that child is in danger, humans kick into pure survival mode, becoming a bestial composite of man, giving into animal instinct.  But, what if being a mother itself is the […]

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The 5 Best Vampire Movies You’ve Never Seen

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Vampire movies are a dime a dozen these days, but only a handful of them are worthy of sinking your teeth into. The following movies are lesser known vampire movies that are all micro-masterpieces in their own right. They are not trying to satisfy anyone’s prefabricated notions of what pop culture says a vampire movie […]

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The Stranger Side of Freddy Krueger’s Legacy

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Seeing how A Nightmare on Elm Street celebrates its 30th birthday in November, we’ll surely see tons of tribute/retrospective pieces about the film and its glove-wearing protagonist hit the web. Well, we’re joining the party a little early with this post, but we’re also taking it in a different direction. Instead of discussing the impact […]

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“Night Of” Horror Movie List

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Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981) I first saw Dark Night of the Scarecrow when I was nine years old and, appropriately enough, it was on TV. It used to be that not every made-for-TV movie made for network television was terrible—just MOST of them were. You used to get gems like this, Duel (Spielberg’s […]

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The Best Horror and Sci-Fi Sequels

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Guest post by Billy Russell Sequels are largely terrible. Most sequels are created specifically to cash in on the success of something that was original and money is the prime motivation for its creation, not artistic expression. But sometimes, just sometimes, you’ll catch a part two or even a part three that captures the spirit […]

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Oculus, A Great Drive-in Movie

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Review by Billy Russell Going to the ol’ drive-in is still one of the most fun ways to experience a movie. You don’t go to the drive-in if you’re obsessively concerned with having the best possible sound and audio quality surrounding you with such pristine remasterings that any flaw or error will stand out like […]