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Films Real Life Scares 

THE EVIL WITHIN: Deep Inside Andrew Getty’s Real-Life Nightmares

As our Senior Editor Rob G noted recently, Amazon and other movie services have now made the horror movie THE EVIL WITHIN available for rental. Released with little fanfare alongside the usual Z-level, straight-to-streaming horror dreck, THE EVIL WITHIN might have escaped notice were it not for the story of its production. It began with […]

Scary Fun video games 

Revisiting the Classic Horror PC Game THE 7TH GUEST

Old Man Stauf built a house and filled it with his toys. Six Guests were invited one night, their screams the only noise. Blood in the Library, blood right up the hall, Dripping down the attic stairs, “Hey Guests!, try not to fall.” Nobody came out that night. Not one was ever seen. But Old […]

Films 

Slashback! Beyond Reason, Beyond Help: 1982’s Banned and Baffling UNHINGED

When the notorious “Video Nasties” witch hunt swept across the UK in the 1980s, plenty of slasher movies made their shit-list — but some of the titles which gained that dubious distinction were not nearly as controversial as some that I’ve covered in this column previously; for example, Tobe Hooper’s 1981 THE FUNHOUSE, a nearly […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

Want to Spend the Night in AMERICAN HORROR STORY’s Murder House?

If you’re a fan of AMERICAN HORROR STORY’s inaugural season — which revolved almost entirely around the gruesome and haunted history of a notorious “Murder House” and its doomed occupants — you might be excited (and/or horrified) to learn that the real-life mansion used for exteriors of the house in the series (it even came […]