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The 10 Best Gateway Horror Films To Bring In New Fans

A lot of people talk about gateway horror movies, the ones that usher the previously uninitiated into the hallowed halls of our beloved genre. These films usually have a few things in common like accessibility, reliability, and not being too intense. In other words, they’re easy to find, easy to understand, and showcase one or more […]

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Exploring THE BLAIR WITCH FILES Teen Books: What Happened To Heather Donahue?

Despite the revolutionary viral success of THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT, I missed out on the theatrical experience of history in the making. The film first fell into my lap as a rented VHS copy from the local video store, and it played from the television screen into my mind as the desperate cry for help […]

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Like GOOSEBUMPS? Try 10 Lesser-Known Adolescent Horror Books

As a lifelong fan of the macabre who didn’t get into horror movies until high school, I spent a lot of time exploring the darker side of culture in literary form. As such, I’ve happened across a lot of horror books meant for young readers that stray a little further from the beaten path than […]