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Films Music 

Ten Overlooked Horror Film Scores That Deserve Your Love

Every horror enthusiast knows the importance of atmosphere in genre film — when done effectively, camera work, color and auditory cues are utilized to manipulate audience emotions. Many horror films would not have their desired eerie effect without a solid musical score to accompany the viewer on their journey; when it comes to horror scores, […]

Films Scary Fun 

7 Legendary Boogeymen You Can Supposedly Summon

They are the things of slumber party legend: supernatural beings that appear at the mere mention of a name, or the wrong thought, and haunt you… to death. Stacy Title’s new feature, THE BYE BYE MAN, plays on this theme. THE BYE BYE MAN is a supernatural being that possesses your mind from the moment you become […]

Films 

Bizarre New Teaser Launched for BOOGEYMAN: REINCARNATION

Not too long ago we revisited Ulli Lommel’s surreal 1980 slasher THE BOOGEYMAN, which I still feel doesn’t get nearly the love it deserves. After a couple of forgettable sequels and a sorta-reboot — though in name only — from Sam Raimi’s Ghosthouse Pictures in 2005 (which spawned sequels of its own), it appears the […]

Films 

Slashback! 1980’s THE BOOGEYMAN is Gonna Getcha!

Pity the poor, misunderstood slasher flick: even during its lucrative box-office peak in the early ‘80s, it was still considered the bastard child of horror, and a common target of critical venom from critics who scapegoated the slasher as an example of horror’s decline into crass exploitation and cultural irrelevance. It was hated so much, […]