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Five Unlikely Couples Found In These Unbelievable Horror Fan Fiction Recommendations!

Horror is a genre that allows filmmakers’ imaginations to run wild, concocting bombastic grotesqueries that viewers could never even dream of. But there’s one place where the audience can turn the tables and invent stories so wickedly gruesome that even horror directors have to bow down to their terrifying skill: romantic horror fan fiction. If […]

Films Scary Fun 

5 Popular Horror Films You Might Not Realize Were Directed by Women

February is Women in Horror month, so lots of genre fans will be searching for female-led horror projects to sink their teeth into, like THE INVITATION or A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT. But what a lot of people might not realize is that women have been behind the camera in horror for a […]

Scary Fun Toys 

Check Out the Twelve Creepiest (and Coolest) ReAction Horror Figures!

Towards the end of last year, Funko announced that the company ended its partnership with fellow collectible creators Super 7 in the creation of ReAction figures, leaving the latter to continue the line on its own. These smaller figures took stylistic inspiration from toys of the ’70s and ’80s, but covered a huge number of […]

Films 

Don’t Feel Guilty About Your Movie Pleasures

One of my favorite movies is POPEYE. I don’t love it from a place of nostalgia. I don’t love it ironically. I love it because the songs by Harry Nilsson are great. I love it because Robin Williams and Shelley Duvall as Popeye and Olive Oyl, not to mention the rest of the cast. The […]

Films 

R.I.P. Make-Up FX Legend John Vulich

We’re terribly saddened to hear of the sudden passing of special effects make-up artist John Vulich. Multiple friends and colleagues have confirmed the news via social media earlier this afternoon. He was 55 years old. Vulich started out in the movie business over 30 years ago, and worked on everything from THE LOST BOYS to […]

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The 13 Greatest Horror TV Show Theme Songs

With the life-altering invention of DVR, a bad TV theme song means absolutely nothing anymore. So if your favorite show has a forgettable or downright annoying opening tune, you can just skip right over it along with all the never-ending commercials for prescription medication. But a great TV theme song is something altogether different. A […]

TV 

GONE GIRL Author’s Debut Horror Tale SHARP OBJECTS Headed to HBO!

While this installment is a bit of a departure from our ongoing examination of the horror genre through a LGBTQ perspective, it will still appeal to horror-inclined LGBTQ readers for several reasons. A novel that has been under option with Blumhouse founder Jason Blum for a few years now has finally received an eight-episode order from HBO, with GONE […]

Films 

So Let’s Talk About All the Dead Lesbians

 One of the first women in the genre to fall victim to the “Dead Lesbian Syndrome” was the eponymous Carmilla who, back in 1872, embraced her sexual freedom and then had a stake plunged through her buxom chest in Sheridan Le Fanu’s classic. Things haven’t improved that much in the ensuing years, and a troubling plot […]

Meet the Staff: 10 Questions With Blumhouse Post Production Coordinator Jason Rostovsky

Our ongoing series of interviews with the Blumhouse crew continues, in which we share our collective passion for all things scary, discuss our personal and career histories in the genre we all know and love, reveal our favorite films, and maybe even share a few spooky stories. Today we sit down for a Q&A with […]

TV 

Slayed: The Ten Best BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER Episodes

I got into Buffy the Vampire Slayer on the late side. My brother introduced me to the show by making me watch the VHS sets for seasons one and two – at this time, a time before DVD or Netflix, some shows would show up on VHS in sets of three tapes, with each tape […]

Scary Fun TV 

5 Creepy Horror TV Series Now Available on HULU

Got some time over the holiday break? Time to binge watch something chilling!  Read below for a list of 5 Blumhouse approved TV series now streaming on HULU. MASTERS OF HORROR (all episodes) Argento, Carpenter, Miike, and many more! All the great horror directors gathered together for this epic horror anthology show which sadly only […]