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‘Targets’ Made Modern Horror More Real and More Terrifying


Peter Bogdanovich’s first film (and Boris Karloff’s final film) should be looked at as more than a stepping stone to greatness. It was also genre-changing.

Streaming Horror March 2022

All the Horror You Need to Stream in March 2022


From creepy collections to spooky selections, here’s what’s new in the world of horror this month.

Horror Streaming February

All the Horror You Need to Stream in February 2022


Whether you’re in the mood for some romance with a bit of goop OR some goop with a bit of romance, the freaky February streaming scene has got you covered.

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What Makes ‘The Exorcist III’ Jump Scare So Effective


Sometimes the scariest thing in the world is stillness. And giant metal scissors.

Streaming Horror January

All the Horror You Need to Stream in January 2022


Because what says “new year, new me” like folk horror and micro-budget genre films?

Best Horror Movies

The 15 Best Horror Movies of 2021


Some of the year’s best horror movies are bloody, others are funny, and a lucky few manage to deliver both.

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H.P. Lovecraft, ‘Castle Freak,’ and the Pathology of a Preeminent Outsider


In a way….we’re ALL castle freaks.

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Beelzebub’s Blockbuster: Why ‘The Exorcist’ Terrified Audiences in 1973


‘The Exorcist’ was the Christmas hit that rocked Hollywood. Here’s why audiences in 1973 found the film so scary.

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Housing, Class, and the Thematic Punch of ‘The People Under the Stairs’


Here’s a look at why Wes Craven’s 1991 horror film is as relevant as ever.