The 13th Floor

5 Real-Life Deaths Worthy Of FINAL DESTINATION Scenes

Despite being an overall happy individual, I spend much of my time pondering death. Death lies in the highest level of life’s uncertainties and stings the heart the most when it happens to a loved one. We all have taken comfort in assuming that we will meet the standard life expectancy of being covered in […]

TV 

Five Reasons to Finally Catch Up with Slasher Series HARPER’S ISLAND

Premiering in April of 2009, CBS’s hour-long drama HARPER’S ISLAND was, alongside SUPERNATURAL, one of the earliest examples of a TV show going for broke providing hardcore horror of a kind that had previously been absent on prime time for quite a while — if at all. A slasher film masquerading as an Agatha Christie-style murder […]

Films 

Jason Voorhees’ Top 10 Kills From the FRIDAY THE 13TH Films

Over decades of FRIDAY THE 13TH films, Jason Voorhees has become the modern equivalent of a Dracula, Wolf Man or Mummy. While those legendary monsters will never be usurped as the masterful creations they are, we still need to recognize that Universal monsters aren’t the talk of contemporary times; those honors go to the likes […]

TV 

Ten Gruesome Deaths Suffered by the Original Crew of STAR TREK’s U.S.S. Enterprise

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of STAR TREK, geek gatekeepers and talking heads will be regurgitating a lot of the same-old rhetoric favored by the faithful.  You’re going to hear about humanitarian values and technological advances, while awash in lists championing great people who wouldn’t be where they are today without witnessing the valiant […]

The Mysterious and Unknown Fate of the Sodder Children

On Christmas Eve, 1945, the Sodder family home in Fayetteville, West Virginia, caught fire as the family slept. In less than an hour, the house was burned to the ground. Mom Jennie and dad George, both Italian immigrants, survived, as did five of their ten children: John, 23; Marion, 17; George Jr., 16; and Sylvia, […]

Scary News 

Five Frightening Features of L.A.’s Historic (and Possibly Haunted) Griffith Park!

Among Angelenos and tourists alike, L.A.’s famous Griffith Park is one of the standout attractions the city has to offer. Apart from being the location for a plethora of classic films (such as ARMY OF DARKNESS, INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS, and many more), the spectacular views and parkland-adorned walking trails make it difficult to imagine […]