The 5 Best Horror Movie Remakes

The-Thing

Horror movies receive a lot of remakes. Here writer Billy Russell presents his case for the 5 best horror movie remakes of all time… Dawn of the Dead Back in 2004, when this was newly announced, I don’t think anyone didn’t wring their hands in nervous anticipation, expecting the very worst. The original…what made it […]

Movie Review: Martin, George Romero’s Forgotten Vampire Film

Martin-Romero

Guest post by Billy Russell In 1976, sandwiched between Dawn of the Dead and The Crazies, George A. Romero directed a little-known movie called Martin. In some ways, I find Martin to be similar to Francis Ford Coppola’s movie, The Conversation, the other brilliant movie he made in the 1970s between The Godfather, Part II […]

The 40 Best Zombie Movies Ever Made: Part Two

Night-of-the-living-dead

It’s hard to explain why we love zombie movies so much. It’s more than the fear or the gore. It’s more than the camp or the B-movie nostalgia. There’s just something fundamentally exciting, almost poetic, about the idea of the undead chasing down living humans and eating them alive. And more importantly, there’s something both […]

Does the Bible Predict the Zombie Apocalypse?

ZOMBIES in the Bible

“WHEN THERE’S NO MORE ROOM IN HELL, THE DEAD WILL WALK THE EARTH.” That was the tagline from Giorgio Romero’s Dawn of the Dead. It speaks of a battered and bleak vision of humanity. The quote is derived from a Haitian voodoo religion called Santeria. Practitioners of Voodoo have long believed that sorcerers are responsible […]

Top 5 End of Times Scenarios

top 5 apocalypse scenarios

Cue the cult ceremony music from Eyes Wide Shut and prepare for morbidity. This is not a happy topic, but it is a fun one. End of times speculations are healthy, especially as we careen towards December 21st, 2012, when the Mayan calendar comes to a hauntingly abrupt end. We like to be realistic. A […]