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Visit the Dark Side With This Map of America's Most Infamous Villain Lairs

Roadtrippers | Posted 07.22.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

Leave your honor and duty at the door, good guys, because we're hitting the road to visit the most villainous hideouts in fictional history. Mwahaha!

10 Things You Might Not Know About Cindy Sherman: Looking at One Untitled Film Still

Matthew Israel | Posted 07.18.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

I was wondering recently what might be gleaned from them if they were considered individually. This is the reality of how they're most often exhibited and reproduced now anyways.

Brian Allen Carr on Beverly Cleary, Magic, Fatherhood and the Last Horror Novel in the History of the World

Loren Kleinman | Posted 08.18.2014 | Books
Loren Kleinman

Brian Allen Carr lives in the Rio Grande Valley. His short fiction has appeared in Ninth Letter, Boulevard, Hobart, McSweeney's Small Chair, The Texas...

There's a Barracuda in the Attic with Kipp Friedman

Loren Kleinman | Posted 08.10.2014 | Books
Loren Kleinman

Kipp Friedman is the youngest son of writer Bruce Jay Friedman. A native New Yorker, Kipp holds B.A.s in History and Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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'Penny Dreadful' Is A Bloody Good Time

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 05.09.2014 | TV

"Penny Dreadful" is, at its heart, about sadness. Wait, what? Isn't this a Victorian horror series with monsters, severed limbs and the occasional...

What 'Frozen' Would Look Like As A Horror Movie

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 05.08.2014 | Entertainment

We never thought this could happen, but here's a version of "Frozen" that we want nothing to do with: "Frozen" the horror movie. What was once the mos...

You Will Never Look At 'Full House' In The Same Way

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.07.2014 | TV

Warning: After watching, you might stay awake foreverrrrrrr. This creepy "Full House" horror recut will make you question everything you knew about...

Chatting With Carolyn Haines At Daddy's Girls' Weekend

Melissa Webster | Posted 06.30.2014 | Books
Melissa Webster

I mean, how many authors can say they've written the backstory on a ghost, especially one so adored by her fans?

Recall Brings Twilight Zone-esque Horror and SciFi to Hollywood's Lex Theatre

Xaque Gruber | Posted 06.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Xaque Gruber

Something is clearly not right with Justine (a manic, Laura Dern-esque Karen Nicole) and her angst-y daughter (Madeline Bertani) who hide in the drear...

Singapore Gets Scary in 23:59: Hour of the Wolf Movie Review -- Special Edition

Dan Persons | Posted 06.24.2014 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

I figured this would be a good time to experiment with doing stand-alone review segments featuring films that maybe didn't get the attention they deserved upon release, or that fall into genres that HotWolf host Jim Freund doesn't want to feature on his show, such as horror.

Bryan Fuller Talks Horror and Hannibal

Xaque Gruber | Posted 06.22.2014 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

For the first time in TV history, horror on the small screen rivals (and often surpasses) big screen horror in terms of acting, story, cinematography -- and viewers. 2014 finds American television in a coming of age for horror series.

A Gay Man's Love For Horror Movies Inspired This New Book

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.04.2014 | Gay Voices

Sean Abley can trace his love of horror movies back to his preteen years. Still, the Los Angeles-based writer, director and producer said that coming ...

Toygodd Attends Monsterpalooza

Eric Frank | Posted 06.02.2014 | Arts
Eric Frank

Are you a fan of horror? Have you wanted to attend a convention where that's the focus? Well Monsterpalooza is where you want to go! Twice a year this awesome convention is held in Burbank, CA.

Texas Chain Saw Massacre Secrets Revealed After 40 Years

Roadtrippers | Posted 05.27.2014 | Entertainment
Roadtrippers

"Every time I'd say cut everyone would run to the window and puke, throw up. A doctor had to come out and administer dramamine to help settle people's stomachs."

'X-Files' Writer On How To Tell A Great Horror Story

Posted 03.18.2014 | Books

The following is an excerpt written by former X-Files writer Sara B. Cooper from Now Write! Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror: Speculative Genre Exe...

Killer Legends Brings Legends to Life

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 05.13.2014 | Entertainment
Stephen D. Winick

A few months ago, filmmakers came to my workplace and interviewed me at length about four contemporary legends for a new documentary. That documentary promises to be an entertaining, informative and slightly creepy look at fear, crime and storytelling in the 20th century.

WATCH: A Gay Horror Film With An Important Message

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.27.2014 | Gay Voices

"The Boy" is a film project that follows the experiences of an African-American family who will go to extreme lengths to save their son who they belie...

The Year's End: an Essay for Your Consideration

Tony Bartolone | Posted 03.02.2014 | Entertainment
Tony Bartolone

Some waning magic, some vanishing courage, some dumb beauty. This cinema sensation will not be recognized with awards. But be there no doubt about it, The World's End is the most important movie of the year.

Here's Every 'Home Alone' Booby Trap Ever!

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 12.23.2013 | Comedy

We can all agree that Kevin McCallister was one very sadistic child, a character trait no doubt caused by his parent's obscene lack of responsibility....

Witches Are Sexier Than Zombies (and Maybe Even Cooler)

Steven Schlozman, M.D. | Posted 02.16.2014 | Entertainment
Steven Schlozman, M.D.

The current transformation from zombie to witch as the go-to horror storyboard is representative of a nuanced shift in our ever-changing sense of collective self-identity. Zombies are genderless. Zombies are identity-less. Zombies are, well... less.

An Interview with Nickelodeon's "Deadtime Stories" Writers Annette and Gina Cascone

Ilana Rapp | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

it was clear from the get go that we were all in sync with what we envisioned for Deadtime Stories. We had the opportunity to talk about the story lines and the characters and what was feasible and not feasible with regard to filming

The Lost Girls of Gilgo: True-Crime Thriller Premieres In New York City

Jill Di Donato | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Jill Di Donato

When it comes to horror, we like it ripped from the headlines, or so suggests the rise in popularity of true-crime thrillers.

Behind the Scenes of Nickelodeon's Deadtime Stories: Part II

Ilana Rapp | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV
Ilana Rapp

Here in Part II, we speak with Executive Producers David and Scott Hillenbrand about their personal lives, what to expect next for Nickelodeon's "Deadtime Stories" and what the books and series writers, the Cascone sisters, have been doing all this time.

Christopher Rice Making the Heavens Rise

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Charles Karel Bouley

Tense, gripping, gory at times, The Heavens Rise is every bit the novel one would expect from, well, someone like his mom. But they are not rivals, in fact, his being a successful author has even brought them closer.

Zombie Babies and Frankenstein: Why Pop Culture Still Hesitates to Depict Undead Kids

Evan Gottlieb | Posted 11.07.2013 | Books
Evan Gottlieb

Hideously transformed children are still mostly forbidden by our aesthetic norms, but Shelley's novel reminds us that monstrosity takes many forms, and the most obvious are not always the most dangerous.