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Creepy Children

Creepy Children of Horror

Horror films are full of monsters, ghouls, and things that go bump in the night. However, in the cinematic universe, few things are as terrifying as creepy children. Perhaps it is something about the reversal of innocence.

Disaster Films

Roland Emmerich: Disaster Films

There is something alluring and deeply frightening about massive destruction, whether through man-made or natural events, which Emmerich has been able to harness and flourish. This list will compile of his most impressive films that left lasting impacts on society and reflected societal fears of the times.

Phantasm

Phantasm (1979): A Review and Opinion

Phantasm, directed by Don Coscarelli, is a science fiction horror film from 1979 that revolves around two brothers and the mystery surrounding a figure known only as the Tall Man.

Psychology of Psycho

The Psychology of Psycho (1960): An Opinion Piece

The character of Norman Bates was inspired by the infamous killer, Ed Gein. Many die-hard horror fans may recognize this name. It is the same man who inspired the creations of Leatherface (Texas Chainsaw Massacre), Buffalo Bill and Hannibal Lecter (Silence of the Lambs), and various other terrifying characters.

Dog Soldiers

Dog Soldiers (2002): A Review

Dog Soldiers is a 2002 action horror film and Neil Marshall’s (The Descent 2005, Hellboy 2019) directorial debut. Set in the Scottish Highlands, a team of six soldiers led by Sergeant Wells (Sean Pertwee) and Private Cooper (Kevin McKidd) drop into the wilderness for a training exercise against a special forces team led by Captain Ryan (Liam Cunningham).

The Perfection

The Perfection (2019): A Review

Charlotte (Allison Williams, Get Out) was once a cello prodigy studying at the Bachoff Academy of Music. Her music career came to an abrupt stop when she was forced to drop out of the academy to take care of her sick mother. Years later her mother has finally passed, and Charlotte has the freedom to choose her own path once more.

Spiral

Spiral (2021): A Review

We thought the eighth movie of the Saw (2004) collection was the last we’d ever see of Jigsaw’s games. But this year we got to experience yet another gore filled story with a plot twist in Spiral (2021), a continuation into the Saw (2004) world.

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005): A Review

Scott Derrickson, who directs, The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005), takes a common horror plot and refocuses the lens. While the story of possession remains like many others in its subgenre, this film shines a spotlight on the victim’s sacrifice.