The 13th Floor

Films 

The Not-So-Secret Vampirism of THE NEON DEMON

There has been a lot of conversation surrounding THE NEON DEMON, the latest (and characteristically polarizing) movie from director Nicolas Winding Refn. It’s gorgeous. It’s shallow. It’s haunting. It’s empty. Neither side is “right” – subjectivity is what makes movies work – but despite the frequent reading of THE NEON DEMON as arthouse horror, I’ve […]

Films 

The Horrifying Death Of FRIDAY THE 13TH 4’s Rob Dier

The most horrifying death in all of the FRIDAY THE 13th franchise barely even takes place on screen…and no, it’s not kid Jason. Like any self-respecting horror fan who grew up with a VCR and cable in the 1980s, I’ve seen every FRIDAY movie at least a dozen times each. They’re horror comfort food, demanding […]