The Month in Horror Releases: April

There’s a lot to be excited about in the month of April, particularly because we’ll finally see the release of John Krasinski’s debut film A Quiet Place. If you’ve somehow been under a rock these last couple of months, Krasinski’s film killed it at SXSW and is shaping up to be one of the very […]

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Art: Let the Right One In by Matt Ryan

There’s hardly anything I could say to sum up the near perfection of Let the Right One In—few films blend the horrific with the romantic so seamlessly, yet Tomas Alfredson does it masterfully here. Its story, while simple, is an enthralling coming-of-age shocker that spins the age-old tale of love in a direction that’s every bit […]

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The Month in Horror Releases: March

The genre has a lot to offer in March as we see the release of some very interesting indie titles as well as a sequel to one of the very best home invasion films ever made. Most notably, however, is Steven Soderbergh’s iPhone-shot horror film Unseen, which looks just as crazy as it sounds, is […]

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Short Round: Pigskin, cheer your guts out

Jake Hammond’s short Pigskin is a fantastic piece of filmmaking, blending societal pressures into psychological terror. It’s no coincidence that Pigskin’s protagonist, Laurie, is a cheerleader struggling with her body image. It’s why the film hits so hard—infusing psychological terror with real-world angst—and Hammond brings his multi-layered monster to life through a fantastic and poignant […]

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The Month in Horror Releases: February

Indie horror continues to dominate the movie release slate with last month offering a handful interesting titles, and now there’s even more on the horizon for February. In fact, this month is kind of all over the place (in a good way): we’ll finally see the release of the long-talked about Winchester movie, the return […]

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Art: The Invisible Man by Jonathan Burton

Cinema and horror especially owe a lot to Universal’s monsters—they paved a legendary path through film, leaving an undeniably influential print on the genre starting way back in the early 1920’s. Universal went on a monster movie tear that lasted 30 years, spawning many of the genre’s most iconic movie monsters: The Phantom of the Opera, […]

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