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Films Real Life Scares TV 

HBO Documentary BEWARE THE SLENDERMAN Investigates the Web’s Scariest Legend

If you’ve been keeping up with our regular creepypasta coverage, you’re probably quite familiar with the most recognizable, most notorious creepypasta character of all time: that faceless figure from your nightmares commonly known as The Slender Man. We first mentioned Slender in an in-depth creepypasta feature on our site’s official launch last October, and while […]

Films Scary Fun 

HE DIES AT THE END… But You’re Still In for a Shock!

Here’s a sinister short from the vaults that made the festival rounds since its premiere in 2008, playing London’s Film4 Frightfest, L.A.’s Screamfest, New York City’s Horror Film Festival and the San Sebastien Horror & Fantasy Film Festival — winning accolades for Irish filmmaker Damian Mc Carthy, including “Best Horror/Thriller” in the Indie Short Film […]

Films Scary Fun 

THE CHICKENING: This Psychotic Poultry-Themed SHINING Remix Will Break Your Brain Forever

The clip you’re about to witness is without a doubt the most bug-shit insane five minutes of video you’ll see all week… no, scratch that. All year. ALL YEAR. THE CHICKENING, a short film by Canadian directing team “Smearballs” — a.k.a. Nick DenBoer and Davy Force — recently annihilated audiences at both TIFF and the […]

Films 

EXCLUSIVE: Watch a Nail-Biting Clip from THE DEMOLISHER

Canadian genre director Gabriel Carrer (IN THE HOUSE OF FLIES) has unleashed a brutal new force onto the screen in the form of psycho-thriller THE DEMOLISHER, which recently won the Silver Audience Award at Montreal’s Fantasia Film Festival. Ahead of its next round of screenings – beginning October 12th and 13th at Spain’s prestigious Sitges […]

Scary Fun 

First Annual FOUR STATE SLASHER CON is Coming Soon!

An explosive celebration of extreme horror, music and more will be taking over Virginia this month, with an impressive lineup of celebrity guests, tons of horror-themed bands, incredibly twisted films, and plenty more scary (and sexy) surprises. There are lots of horror conventions worldwide this time of year, but this one is the first of […]

Films 

Check Out the Full Lineup for Shriekfest 2015!

The time is nigh, horror film fans in the Los Angeles area (or anyone dedicated enough to brave the trek out to SoCal)! The 15th Annual Shriekfest Horror/Sci-Fi Film Festival is up and running with a roster of all-new independent features, shorts and more from around the world. The fest will be held once again […]

Music 

John Carpenter’s First Live Music Performance Is Scheduled… For Iceland!

We’ve all been ecstatic since horror legend-turned-rockstar John Carpenter released LOST THEMES, the filmmaker/composer’s first album of entirely new compositions, and our mania was further fueled by his announcements of both a follow-up record, new artist collaborations… and just maybe a few actual live shows. Well, you can scratch the “maybe” part, because we’ve just […]