Chris Coffel

Chris Coffel is a contributor at Film School Rejects. He’s a connoisseur of Christmas horror, a Nic Cage fanatic, and bad at Rocket League. He can be found on Twitter here: @Chris_Coffel. (He/Him)
Killer Clowns Horror Movies

10 Best Killer Clowns from Horror Movies

By Chris Coffel 

Seriously, who are real-world clowns even for?

Best Horror Movie Carnivals

10 Best Carnival Horror Movies

By Chris Coffel 

Grab a caramel apple, fry up a Snicker bars, and buckle in, these are the ten best carnival horror movies!

Spanish Language Horror Movies

10 Spooky Spanish-Language Horror Films

By Chris Coffel 

Todo el mundo tiene derecho a un buen susto – everyone’s entitled to one good scare.

Best Horror Tv Shows

10 Best Horror TV Shows

By Chris Coffel 

There is nothing wrong with your television set. Do not attempt to adjust the picture. These are the ten best horror television shows.

Roger Corman Horror Movies

10 Best Roger Corman-Directed Horror Films

By Chris Coffel 

Ranking the best horror films directed by the “King of the B-Movies.”

The Cable Guy

What Critics Said About 1996’s ‘The Cable Guy’

By Chris Coffel 

In 1996, Jim Carrey took home a record paycheck when he made ‘The Cable Guy.’ What did critics think of his foray into dark comedy?

Hollywood Theatre

Back to the Movies: Celebrating Portland’s Historic Hollywood Theatre

By Chris Coffel 

The Hollywood Theatre first opened its doors in 1926. Nearly one hundred years later, it has navigated its fair share of hard times to become a beloved staple in the Portland arts scene.


What Critics Said About 2004’s ‘Saw’

By Chris Coffel 

James Wan and Leigh Whannell burst onto the scene in 2004 with their twisty morality tale about a killer that likes to play games. What did critics have to say about ‘Saw?’

Mortal Kombat

What Critics Said About 1995’s ‘Mortal Kombat’

By Chris Coffel 

‘Mortal Kombat’ is a cheesy, brainless fighting flick, but it proved that video game adaptations have a proper place in cinema.