The 13th Floor

Check Out This Rare 1981 Teaser for POLTERGEIST

In a previous feature, I’ve delved into the strange but fascinating phenomenon of vintage horror trailers which feature little-to-no actual footage from the films they’re designed to promote, and in some cases become strange little experimental films in themselves, shot by separate directors and often featuring music borrowed from other film scores. This trend was […]

I (Barely) Survived an All-Night ‘80s Horror Trailer Marathon!

The past weekend involved a very interesting experiment for me… and before I explain that, I’ll open with a mildly controversial statement: if there’s any medium in this world I find more entertaining than a great horror movie, it’s a great horror movie trailer. I’ll even go there and suggest that there are probably several […]

The 10 Best Fan-Made Horror Trailers Online

Fans have been cutting their own trailers for films for years now. Unfortunately most of them are uninspired efforts that do little to ignite new interest in the already pre-existing films. Many are also dramatically inferior to the actual trailers released by studios. But every once in a blue moon, a real keeper comes along. […]

Films 

EXCLUSIVE: Watch the Freaky New Trailer for BLESSED ARE THE CHILDREN!

2017 is already shaping up to be the year when the horror genre goes all-in to tackle hot-button social and political topics, and while studio releases like Blumhouse’s own GET OUT are likely to inspire a lot of intense conversation soon, don’t forget that independent horror filmmakers have been in there swinging for a long, […]

Films 

Can You Face the Horror That is 2016: THE MOVIE?

Yeah, I know… 2016, right? Just a few days left and this year is still finding new ways to kick us all in our metaphorical gonads. At least it’s been a damn fine year for horror cinema… and that’s no accident, either. We create imaginary monsters to better arm us for battling the real ones. […]

Films 

Check Out the First Trailer for ALIEN: COVENANT!

Just in time for your Christmas dinner, we have some ribcage-splitting alien gore! The first trailer for Ridley Scott’s new ALIEN inclusion was released today. This one is said to pick up where PROMETHEUS left off and seems to pack in quite a bit of action and viscera. ALIEN: COVENANT is opening in theaters nationwide […]

TV 

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 […]

TV 

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 […]

Films 

Check Out the First Trailer for Jordan Peele’s Blumhouse Horror Feature GET OUT!

A while ago, we teased the news that multi-talented Jordan Peele signed on with Blumhouse for his feature horror directing debut GET OUT. Just last month, we were thrilled to have Peele join us for a recent episode of our SHOCK WAVES podcast, where he discussed his childhood genre obsessions — which influenced his own […]

NIGHT TERRORS: THE BEGINNING — Download Horror’s Answer to POKEMON GO Now!

You should download NIGHT TERRORS: THE BEGINNING… if you have the stones for it. This playable teaser of developer Novum Analytics’ augmented reality game is available now for your mobile device, and I personally guarantee it will creep you the hell out. It works like this: You wait until dark, turn off all the lights, […]

TV 

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 […]

Films 

Gory New Trailer for FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE GAME Features Non-Stop Kills!

In celebration of the upcoming release of FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE VIDEO GAME, developer Gun Media has dropped a new trailer, and it’s all kills. A true celebration of violence, the trailer features three straight minutes of Jason Voorhees brutally stabbing, crushing, impaling, and destroying unlucky camp counselors. You know you want to watch! Legendary […]

NIGHT TERRORS: Is This Mobile Horror Game the POKEMON GO Killer?

Have you ever wanted to live in a survival horror game? Then I’ve got just the app for you. NIGHT TERRORS is a soon-to-be-released mobile game that takes augmented reality away from the kiddies playing POKÉMON GO and uses it to create real world terror, putting you inside an immersive survival horror experience. Made by Novum […]