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Films 

5 New Free Horror Movies New To Vudu In July

Every month, Vudu, the streaming service for those codes that come in your Blu-Rays, adds movies that are free to watch with ads. Sure, it isn’t the best way to watch a movie – the ads can be a little jarring since it just cuts to them instead of having the movie fade out like […]

Films Scary Fun 

Watch Horror Films and Live: A Survival Guide

Every now and then, a random fact picked up very unceremoniously and unintentionally along the way can come in handy — for example, I once got a free cup of coffee because I knew what the capital of South Dakota was. It’s a fleeting but magnificent feeling of vindication when all that seemingly superfluous knowledge […]

Films Real Life Scares 

Was HOSTEL Based on a REAL Story?

Eli Roth’s 2005 film HOSTEL is the story of college students traveling through Europe who are kidnapped by a group of psychotic sadomasochist murderers. We learn later that these killers are, just like the two college, tourists. However, these tourists are not there to take in the sites of Europe. They have paid for the experience […]

Films Scary Fun 

Twelve of the Most Disturbingly Awkward Horror Movie Posters Ever! [NSFW]

People always love a memorable movie poster to hang on the wall. But we horror fans will always love the fact that some of them are just so… well, gleefully f’ed-up, we just wish today’s cinemas had the guts to display them. Unfortunately, they usually don’t. But don’t despair! We’re never afraid to cross the line […]

Films 

Who Are The NEW Masters of Horror…? (Part 2)

Last month I argued that the title “Masters of Horror” should have been bestowed upon a brand new generation of filmmakers a long time ago. So I put a handful of the most obvious names into the hat just to get the conversation started (folks like Guillermo Del Toro and James Wan, for example) but […]

Films 

School’s Out! Five Fantastic Summer Horror Movies!

You did it! You made it through another year of grade school or high school or college! Now you get to snag sweet gig working for minimum wage at a Target or McDonalds for the summer while you wait for school to start up again next Fall. Well, not you grade school kids – you […]

Films 

Ten Classic Horror Movies With Powerful Socio-Political Undertones

With the release of THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR, we’re about to return to one of the more challenging and unsettling horror franchises to deal with the concept of class warfare in a very literal sense. Where the first film presented the horrific downside of the false utopia presented by the New Founding Fathers, the second […]

Films 

Trailer To New Showtime Doc That Asks WHY HORROR?

We love a good documentary. And if it’s on horror, then we’re immediately on board. Showtime has just debuted the trailer to an upcoming original documentary that asks the question WHY HORROR? Helmed by horror fanatic/enthusiast Tal Zimerman, the filmmaker travels around the world to get a better understanding of why horror is more popular […]

Films 

We Talk “Cannibal” Films With GREEN INFERNO Director Eli Roth!

Blumhouse.com: The “Cannibal” sub-genre is such a unique thing, not only for horror, but for Italian cinema in general. I have a very distinct memory of catching a midnight screening of CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST, and all I can say is I was forever changed after seeing that film. What was the first of the Italian “cannibal” […]