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MOVIE REVIEWS

Microbudget Monday: Mickey Hardaway

Microbudget Monday: Mickey Hardaway

A stunning debut, "Mickey Hardaway" is a microbudget masterpiece designed for a niche audience that fully deserves mass consumption.
Shudder Sunday: “Nightwatch: Demons Are Forever”

Shudder Sunday: “Nightwatch: Demons Are Forever”

"Demons Are Forever" caters to fans of the original but still delivers for those discovering the "Nightwatch" world for the first time.
Movie Night: Faceless After Dark (2024)

Movie Night: Faceless After Dark (2024)

In the sexy meta-horror-revenge-slasher "Faceless After Dark", a struggling b-movie actor battles real-life demons with bloody consequences.
Taboo Tuesday: Cat Sick Blues (2015)

Taboo Tuesday: Cat Sick Blues (2015)

It may be twisted and full of shocking content, but "Cat Sick Blues" has a lot of heart and will speak volumes to devoted pet parents.
Tubi Tuesday: First Time Caller (2024)

Tubi Tuesday: First Time Caller (2024)

The dialog-driven sci-fi thriller "First Time Caller" may be a stripped down production, but it will have you gripped right to the very end.
Vod Verdict: For Sale (2024)

Vod Verdict: For Sale (2024)

If you appreciate karmic retribution, consider "For Sale" — a smartly woven tale of a shady salesman tasked with selling a haunted house.
Take Two Review: Infested (2024)

Take Two Review: Infested (2024)

"Infested" is a potent creature feature that foregoes camp and B-movie playfulness in favor of making you squirm out of your chair.
Microbudget Monday: The People’s Joker (2024)

Microbudget Monday: The People’s Joker (2024)

With its razor-sharp wit and ample heart, "The People's Joker" is a parody, but it also may be the best superhero movie you've seen.
Shudder Sunday: Infested

Shudder Sunday: Infested

Effectively creepy and often terrifying with strong human drama, "Infested" is a creature feature that delivers on its skin-crawling premise.
VOD Verdict: Night Shift (2023)

VOD Verdict: Night Shift (2023)

"Night Shift" offers a punchy and pretty-in-pink version of a motel murder movie. Is it worth checking in to this thriller for a night?
Prime Picks: Blackout (2023)

Prime Picks: Blackout (2023)

Larry Fessenden’s "Blackout" presents a simple and intimate portrait of grief, reminding us how those we lose can haunt us in violent ways. 
Indie Spotlight: The Well (2024)

Indie Spotlight: The Well (2024)

Fans of Italian horror and gorehounds will delight in the beautifully shot but grotesque "The Well" that's both haunting and nightmarish.
Prime Picks: The Coffee Table

Prime Picks: The Coffee Table

Even if you can only watch it once, "The Coffee Table" is a devastating masterpiece that will leave a lasting impression.
Taboo Tuesday: Trypophobic Posession

Taboo Tuesday: Trypophobic Posession

"Trypophobic Posession" holds you in its sickly grasp until the very end, burrowing into your psyche like a bloody mealworm.
Tubi Tuesday: A Horrible Way to Die (2010)

Tubi Tuesday: A Horrible Way to Die (2010)

Adam Wingard went from indie horror darling to a Blockbuster director, but before that, he was shocking audiences in "A Horrible Way to Die"
Reel Review: Winnie the Pooh Blood and Honey 2

Reel Review: Winnie the Pooh Blood and Honey 2

A sequel that outslays its predecessor in every possible way, "Blood and Honey 2" offers a reset and gives horror fans what they came for.
Reel Review: “The Deep Web: Murdershow”

Reel Review: “The Deep Web: Murdershow”

"Murdershow" effectively exploits fears about the dark web and the nefarious reasons some seek anonymity online — plus creepy clowns!
Reel Review: The Windigo (2024)

Reel Review: The Windigo (2024)

"The Windigo" is a whimsical and stylized disturbing fairy tale from Gabe Torres that will have you gripped right from the beginning.
Hit or Miss: A Dangerous Prey (2024)

Hit or Miss: A Dangerous Prey (2024)

"A Dangerous Prey" sets out to tell a tale of home invasion and defending one's own home, but does it fall short in its portrayal?
SXSW 2024: Sasquatch Sunset

SXSW 2024: Sasquatch Sunset

An absurdist comedy with plenty of heart, there's more than meets the eye in "Sasquatch Sunset" — a marvel of original, fearless filmmaking.

LISTS

Let’s Talk About: The Murky Mirror of the Bayou

Let’s Talk About: The Murky Mirror of the Bayou

Modern horror movies about the South inevitably involve the bayou — a murky mirror of our own twisted desires and racist ancestral pasts.
15 Hotly Anticipated Horror Films of 2024

15 Hotly Anticipated Horror Films of 2024

We should be in for another bloody good year of horror. There's so much killer content coming, but these 15 films are high on our radar.
Study This: Four Great Horror Films for Students

Study This: Four Great Horror Films for Students

Whether you're a student looking for light escapism or some truly terrifying and thought-provoking genre fare, we've got the best in class.
Horror Films That Deserved Oscar Nominations

Horror Films That Deserved Oscar Nominations

After recognizing Oscar-worthy genre talent in front of and behind the camera, let's look at ten horror films the Academy overlooked.
Horror Directors Who Deserved Oscar Nominations

Horror Directors Who Deserved Oscar Nominations

We've recognized Oscar-worthy genre talent in front of the camera; let's go behind the camera to look at snubbed visionary directors.
Love and Horror: 14 Bloody Romances

Love and Horror: 14 Bloody Romances

Romance isn't dead, but these 14 killer romantic horror movies will take your breath away, whether you watch solo or with someone special.
Horror Actors Who Deserved Oscar Nominations

Horror Actors Who Deserved Oscar Nominations

After highlighting women snubbed by the Academy, we're back with ten memorable male performances in horror worthy of Oscar recognition.
Horror Actresses Who Deserved Oscar Nominations

Horror Actresses Who Deserved Oscar Nominations

While everyone is talking about women snubbed by the Academy, we share ten remarkable genre performances that deserved Oscar recognition.
Triple Threat: Risk and Reward Horror

Triple Threat: Risk and Reward Horror

Want to elevate your horror game and raise the stakes on fun and frights? These films about high risk and reward are a sure bet.
The Four-Front of Horror: Horror Dramas

The Four-Front of Horror: Horror Dramas

Horror dramas, or arthouse, may be dismissed by horror purists, but they can be among the most harrowing and affecting films in the genre.
Balancing the Scales: Karmic Justice in Horror

Balancing the Scales: Karmic Justice in Horror

In horror, we often see innocent lives destroyed. But sometimes, we get the satisfaction of seeing real monsters get their karmic justice.