The 13th Floor

Scary Fun Toys 

Check Out the Twelve Creepiest (and Coolest) ReAction Horror Figures!

Towards the end of last year, Funko announced that the company ended its partnership with fellow collectible creators Super 7 in the creation of ReAction figures, leaving the latter to continue the line on its own. These smaller figures took stylistic inspiration from toys of the ’70s and ’80s, but covered a huge number of […]

Films 

Why George Romero’s LAND OF THE DEAD Deserves a Second Look

For many of us who grew up during the 1970s and the ’80s, the original George A. Romero zombie trilogy — NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, DAWN OF THE DEAD, and DAY OF THE DEAD — was where it was at if you were a horror fan. Rumors of George doing a fourth movie in […]

Films Scary Fun 

Jason Voorhees’ Top 10 Kills From the FRIDAY THE 13TH Films

Over decades of FRIDAY THE 13TH films, Jason Voorhees has become the modern equivalent of a Dracula, Wolf Man or Mummy. While those legendary monsters will never be usurped as the masterful creations they are, we still need to recognize that Universal monsters aren’t the talk of contemporary times; those honors go to the likes […]

Real Life Scares TV 

New Documentary to Investigate “The Werewolf of Cannock Chase?”

Few outsiders have heard about the horrific tales originating from a woodland region of Britain’s Staffordshire County known as Cannock Chase… but the research of Damon Simms might change all that. Simms (pictured above), who writes a column for the Stoke Sentinel entitled “Supernatural Staffordshire,” has dedicated much of his research to the many monstrous […]

TV 

Why ROANOKE is AMERICAN HORROR STORY’s Best Season Ever

The sixth season of Ryan Murphy’s & Brad Falchuk’s AMERICAN HORROR STORY is arguably their most ambitious installment yet. ROANOKE is a meta-multilayered approach to revisionist horror, with allusions to several cinematic properties that we’ve now become accustomed to over the years, including BLAIR WITCH, THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE, THE AMITYVILLE HORROR and PARANORMAL ACTIVITY, […]

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Check Out the Trailer for Blumhouse’s New Original Series 12 DEADLY DAYS!

Holidays got you stressed out? Not only can we totally relate, but Blumhouse has the perfect outlet for your seasonal anxiety! We’re pleased as (spiked) punch to roll out the outrageous holiday-themed horror anthology series 12 DEADLY DAYS — a sinister but welcome alternative to all that sugarplum sweetness saturating malls, media and more this […]

Films 

They Bite! Remembering CRITTERS 30 Years Later

When it comes to the “tiny-terror” subgenre of horror movies that rose to prominence in the 1980s, some would think first of Joe Dante’s 1984 hit GREMLINS. But for others, the mini-monster movie franchise that springs to mind will forever be CRITTERS, starring those tiny, razor-toothed, bouncing space porcupines with an attitude as voracious as their […]

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Watch the First Chilling Teaser for CHANNEL ZERO Season 2: NO END HOUSE!

Back in September, we shared a particularly chilling creepypasta tale known as “NoEnd House,” originally created by author Brian Russell. At the time, we were excited (and a bit spooked) to discover SyFy’s creepypasta-based series CHANNEL ZERO had chosen that very tale for their second season. Now, less than a day after the conclusion of Season […]

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Ten Gruesome Deaths Suffered by the Original Crew of STAR TREK’s U.S.S. Enterprise

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of STAR TREK, geek gatekeepers and talking heads will be regurgitating a lot of the same-old rhetoric favored by the faithful.  You’re going to hear about humanitarian values and technological advances, while awash in lists championing great people who wouldn’t be where they are today without witnessing the valiant […]

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SyFy Launches a Terrifying New Trailer for Creepypasta Series CHANNEL ZERO

During my recent follow-up coverage on CANDLE COVE — one of the most chilling and infamous of all creepypasta tales to circulate the web — I mentioned that SyFy’s new creepypasta-based anthology series CHANNEL ZERO would be taking that particular tale as the source material for a six-episode narrative arc. SyFy has been keeping details […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

CREEPYPASTA: There’s a Reward for Escaping “NoEnd House” — But Is It Worth the Risk?

This story, related by a young man named David Williams, might seem on the surface to be a particularly creepy account of one man’s journey through a mysterious and challenging maze… but as you’ll soon learn, he may have been tested on a much deeper and darker level… It began when a troubled college buddy […]

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Revisiting CANDLE COVE: The Scariest Children’s Show of All Time?

I once introduced many of our readers to the eerie world of creepypasta with a brief overview of the most well-known viral tales and legends, and among those entries, I discussed the horrific web legend of CANDLE COVE — a mysterious and disturbing children’s TV show which has since become one of the most widely-shared […]

Films 

Ten Horrifying Moments From the Works of David Lynch

“It’s a strange world, isn’t it?” — Jeffrey Beaumont (Kyle MacLachlan), BLUE VELVET Yes, strange indeed… strange that I’ve never heard anyone seriously describe iconic filmmaker, artist and musician David Lynch as “a horror director.” But if you were to gauge an artist’s output by how frequently they employ certain motifs and images in their […]