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A Supermoon And Memories Of Two Doomsday Films In The Time Of Trump

Lea Lane | Posted 11.21.2016 | Politics
Lea Lane

Can we trust the police? Friends who voted for a racist? Our government? Our president-to-be? Our own family members? Can we tell if that new neighbor at our Thanksgiving table has the equivalent of a mark on his neck? Should we even try to find out?

Lost Horror Movie Scenes That We'd Love to See

Xaque Gruber | Posted 10.31.2016 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

I love horror movies and the uniquely seductive, heart-pounding lure that keeps you in their world of scares. While a film's story is usually told thr...

RIP Zacherle, the Drac Who Came To Dinner

David Hinckley | Posted 10.28.2016 | Entertainment
David Hinckley

Somewhere tonight St. Peter is looking at John Zacherle's resume and saying, "Huh? You did what?" You can see St. Peter's point. Zacherle, who died...

THE MOTHER OF ALL SHOWS

David S. Simon | Posted 05.18.2016 | Entertainment
David S. Simon

Personally I am not a fan of the horror genre simply because life itself scares the crap out of me on a fairly constant basis. And it doesn't take mu...

Friday the 13th: 13 Highest-Grossing Horror Films

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.13.2016 | Entertainment
GOBankingRates

By Andrew DePietro, Staff Writer Friday the 13th is here and that means fear and superstition is on people's minds. The holiday is so well known and ...

Hollywood! Give Us Back Our Zombies!

Kelly Hughes | Posted 02.11.2017 | Entertainment
Kelly Hughes

Exploitation filmmakers used to have two advantages over Hollywood studios. Sex. And violence. Whether it was a Russ Meyer nudie, or a Herschel...

Not Mad About 'The Boy,' But Pleasantly Surprised

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 01.23.2017 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

It seems The Boy has a lot more going for it than first appears. It has a group of good, if not great, actors, an interesting, if not totally logical, script, and enough twists and turns to keep audiences entertained for the most part.

Goosebumps Actually Gives you Goosebumps!

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 10.20.2016 | Teen
KIDS FIRST!

Upset about moving from a big city to a small town, teenager Zach Cooper (Dylan Minnette) finds a silver lining when he meets the beautiful girl, Hann...

Watch Kittens Adorably Recreate Horror Films

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.02.2015 | Comedy

Maybe you've had your fill of Halloween candy. But of kittens re-enacting horror films? Never! Let yourself be adorably haunted by "The Purring," "The...

14 Classic Horror Movies That Still Send Chills Down Our Spines

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.01.2015 | Fifty

Yes, we know horror flicks nowadays have lots of advanced special effects but some of the old-school classics are still just as scary. We asked our Fa...

Peele Of 'Key & Peele' Is Making A Horror Movie About Race

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 09.22.2015 | Entertainment

What do you do after making five seasons of a beloved, hilarious, Emmy-nominated sketch comedy show? Become a horror movie auteur, obviously. At least...

Supercut Of Screams In Wes Craven Films Is Ear-Splitting Eulogy

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.01.2015 | Entertainment

Screen Crush has honored famed horror film director Wes Craven, who died Sunday, with a compilation of screams from his movies, which include the "Nig...

15 Mistakes You Never Noticed In Your Favorite Scary Movies

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 07.29.2015 | Entertainment

It's tough to watch a horror film without sticking your head under a pillow in fear every 2.5 seconds. Apparently, a lot of production errors can go ...

Study Explains Why Some Movies Are So Freakin' Scary

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 07.29.2015 | Arts

It may not’ve been your favorite movie to release last year, but chances are, if you went to see David Fincher’s film adaptation of “Gone Girl,...

WATCH: Lyn Shaye and Leigh Whannell On Insidious: Chapter 3

Zorianna Kit | Posted 06.04.2016 | Entertainment
Zorianna Kit

The horror franchise Insidious: Chapter 3 opens in theaters today. The film is a prequel to the 2010 and 2013 films and focuses on paranormal investigator Elise Reiner (Lyn Shaye) and her personal and professional history.

'It Follows' Won't Leave Me Alone

Scott Russell | Posted 06.01.2016 | Entertainment
Scott Russell

It Follows is a killer thriller that stays with you. Even as I write these words, more than six weeks after seeing the film, I can't listen to a single note of its soundtrack without shuddering and casting a nervous glance over each shoulder.

11 Horror Movies You've Probably Never Heard Of

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 10.30.2014 | Arts

When it comes to horror films you can go one of three ways: the truly terrifying fare that will seep into your nightmares, the campy B-movies that are...

Who Will Survive and What Will Be Left of Them: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre After Forty Years

Michael Darer | Posted 11.29.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Darer

I was completely oblivious to and uninterested with these ideas when I first saw Tobe Hooper's 1974 horror staple The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. I was around twelve.

Director Jane Clark Wasn't a Fan of Horror Films Before Shooting Frameline Pic Crazy Bitches

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 08.23.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

"I'm a big, big scaredy-cat when it comes to horror movies," admits director Jane Clark. "I never even really went to horror movies, except movies like Scream - and even that, I'm covering my eyes through half of it."

We've Found Another Aspect Of Life Where Being A White Woman Will Hold You Back

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 10.31.2013 | Entertainment

Horror films are almost immediately associated with the trope of killing the token minority -- the colloquial understanding that "the black guy dies f...

David Lohr

13 Horror Films Inspired By Disturbing Real-Life Events

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 10.24.2013 | Weird News

BOO! With Halloween upon us, HuffPost Weird News has assembled a list of 13 horror films that were inspired by disturbing real-life events. These f...

My Creature From The Black Lagoon, or the Fun of Terror

Timothy Braun | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Timothy Braun

In discussing the unique nature of terror with my students, I provide a blow-by-blow example as how horror movies reflect the sociology of the past fifty years.

VIDEO: An Awful 1960 Horror Movie, Animated

Scott Bateman | Posted 12.22.2013 | Comedy
Scott Bateman

Back in 2009, I got a bright idea: I would take the awful, awful 1960 Italian horror film Atom Age Vampire, throw away the visuals and animate a new, feature-length movie to the sound.

Is TV Too Gory?

Posted 10.22.2013 | TV

Can TV handle any more gore? That was the question HuffPost Live posed today when they asked if gore-filled shows like "The Walking Dead," "America...

Quoth the Re-Animator: Filmmaker Stuart Gordon on Nevermore

Michael Varrati | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Varrati

Stuart Gordon is, inarguably, one of the undisputed masters of the horror genre. With such landmark works as the cult classic Re-Animator under his belt, Gordon's filmic oeuvre has always sought to blend a touch of scholarly class with the genre's gory grand guignol.