The 13th Floor

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 Real Life Scares 

Is There Anything Scarier Than… Political Horror?

The scariest time of year is just around the corner. When all the creatures come out of their homes for one night looking to fill our pants with fear-created poop. Parents will hold their children closer as the cold, dark night descends upon them. Reporters will stand in random locations looking for survivors willing to tell their […]

Scary Fun TV 

19 Horror TV Shows Coming Soon!: Blumhouse.com’s Fall Horror TV Preview

Even though we are on the cusp of a season-less television schedule, come September and October, the new seasons of old favorites begin. With more horror television than ever before, we put together this handy-dandy guide to when all your old favorites and new offerings are airing. Set those DVRs now! FROM DUSK TILL DAWN […]

Films TV 

Is The “TV Remake” Bubble Finally About To Break?

Remakes are nothing new.  In fact, they’ve been around since the very beginning of cinema. Edison Studios produced the very first adaptation of Mary Shelley’s FRANKENSTEIN way back in 1910, and we’ve gone on to know many versions of the famed monster, from James Whale’s classic 1931 version, to Hammer Films’ FRANKENSTEIN series, to Robert DeNiro’s […]

Films TV 

THE EXORCIST Gets The TV Series Remake & Here’s The Trailer!

Very few possession films have come close to capturing the pure work of terror and genius that embody William Friedkin’s 1973 masterpiece THE EXORCIST. Sequels have tried, some unsuccessful, some admirable follow-ups. (I’m looking at you, EXORCIST III!) And now that THE OMEN’s Damien, BATES MOTEL, HANNIBAL and several other horror properties have successfully made […]

Films TV 

PENNYWISE, TWIN PEAKS and THE FIRST OMEN – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

Clowns. Everyone loves to hate clowns. But what do you do when you have to find the most hateful clown imaginable? That’s a question we’re going to talk about on this week’s Horror News Rundown, which features a casting announcements, casting conundrums, remakes, prequels, sequels and a whole lot of DOOM! Guess Who Joined the […]

Films 

Sequel Craze! Revisiting JAWS 2 And THE OMEN 2!

When it comes to planning these weekly double features, you always want to find two films with similar themes that will make for an entertaining 3 hour block. This column began primarily as an excuse to revisit original movies and pair them up with their remakes, a surefire way to decide if a remake truly […]

TV 

2 New Sneak Peeks At DAMIEN, THE OMEN TV Series!

For a while there, horror fans tended to frown on the idea of “remakes,” but it seems like there’s been a new successful way to appropriately approach retelling stories from some of the most iconic horror properties — on TV! Reinterpretations like BATES MOTEL, HANNIBAL and SCREAM have all been rather successful. And there are […]