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Comic Books TV 

What Scares Batman? Five Episodes That Show Us The Dark Knight’s Greatest Fears

Recently, Warner Brothers was really scared. Ben Affleck dropped out of directing THE BATMAN, and it seemed like they were having trouble finding a replacement. Lucky for them, Matt Reeves signed the contract and for the studio and many Batman fans, the nightmare ended. For Batman, the nightmare may just be starting. We don’t know […]

Films Scary Fun 

Stephen King Examines Childhood Fears in This Amazing Animated Short

Back in October of 1989, during an interview for WAMC’s Public Radio Book Club, Stephen King was posed a question he’s likely heard thousands of times over the course of his four-decade career: Where do our darkest fears come from? King could have provided a generic answer… but instead, he does what he does best: […]

Films Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

The Ten Most Common American Phobias (as Seen in Movies)

What are you afraid of? Come on, you can tell me. There’s a wealth of things out there that can make your skin crawl and your heart shudder, and it’s likely that your fear is more common than you think: 6.3 million Americans have diagnosed phobias, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. That […]

Films Scary Fun TV 

Dive Into Crypt TV’s Blood-Freezing New Short MARCO POLO!

Summer is closing in fast, but don’t head for the pool just yet… maybe you should start by watching MARCO POLO, a new short film from Crypt TV and director Chelsea Stardust, which may do for swimming pools what JAWS did for a dip in the ocean. The tale is set in a suburban neighborhood, […]

Films 

Afternoon Quickie: Ally Sheedy in 1990’s FEAR

“Your First Impulse Your Last Sensation” Not to be confused with FEAR starring Mark Wahlberg (another good thriller), FEAR starring Ally Sheedy is a rather forgotten 1990 release from director Rockne S. O’Bannon, best known for his work on killer genre TV programming like THE TWILIGHT ZONE (80s reincarnation), ALIEN NATION, and FARSCAPE. Many horror fans […]

Music Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

Blumhouse.com was Invited to Try ‘THE DREAM’ Experience…And Found Fear

With Halloween behind us, it would be easy to assume that haunt season has come to an end. Fortunately, for me, the ride continues. Throughout September and October, I have witnessed many of the new mutations that have sprung up and evolved with the various adaptations of haunts that exist in Los Angeles, yet I […]