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Films 

You Will Lose Sleep From DEAD AWAKE, From The Creator Of FINAL DESTINATION!

As a hardened horror watcher, there’s not much left that can actually scare me in our beloved genre. But one thing I occasionally still suffer from in regular life is “sleep paralysis.” It was the subject of Rodney Ascher’s 2015 documentary THE NIGHTMARE, which as of this writing you can still find on Netflix Instant in […]

Films TV 

Ten Groundbreaking Queer Genre Creators You Need to Know About!

The first films to leave an indelible mark on my psyche were William Sachs’ THE INCREDIBLE MELTING MAN, a late-night screening on TV of Otto Preminger’s missing-child mystery, BUNNY LAKE IS MISSING, and the hilarious basketball decapitation in Wes Craven’s DEADLY FRIEND. This combination of high-and-low-brow horror has definitely factored in shaping my identity. Embracing ghoulish […]