The 13th Floor

Scary Fun 

To Hell with Pre-Fab Halloween Costumes — Make Your Own, Dammit!

The venerable B.J. Colangelo, a regular contributor here at Blumhouse.com, recently authored a salient essay about the sorry state of Halloween costumes that are currently made available for women. In short, her argument was that men are allowed a great variety of Halloween costumes — from creepy to silly to strong to sexy — and […]

Films Real Life Scares 

Why Women’s Costumes Are The Worst Part About Halloween

For most horror fanatics, Halloween is the most exciting part of our entire year. Halloween is a time of tricks, treats, and dressing up as whoever or whatever we please.  The weird thing is that for women, we are forced to be whatever or whoever we please within a very specific constraint—sexy. Now, let it be […]

TV 

The Best Animated Halloween Special You Forgot About – TINY TOONS: NIGHT GHOULERY

Halloween specials are still common occurrences in modern TV, but I miss the heyday. I miss the Halloween specials of my formative years. I miss the ’90s. I miss TINY TOONS. And, significantly, I miss NIGHT GHOULERY, the Halloween special no one ever remembers. What was NIGHT GHOULERY? What was TINY TOONS? What was the […]

Films Scary Fun TV 

Forgotten Halloween Specials- Do You Remember These?

Halloween is over. This has always been traumatic for me. Despite having a shelf full of horror movies, there is something very special about Halloween. Maybe it is because the rest of the world is, for just a few days, on the same page as I am. Luckily, in the age of DVDs and internet […]