Short Round: Ayuda, don’t open the box

Patrick Mason’s Ayuda has a little bit of everything you want out of a short film—dripping with atmosphere and tension, Ayuda plays with some great horror tropes and creates and array of suspense and mystery. There’s a lot of cool stuff going on here, but to truly appreciate what Ayuda has to offer, it’s best […]

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Cheap Thrills: Villains

Horror has never been more alive than it is right now and a lot of that stems from the understated indie gems that come out each and every month. They’re cheap, they’re thrilling, and they’re often some of the best films the genre has to offer. Cheap Thrills aims at highlighting the upcoming indie horror […]

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Art: Mandy by Saniose

Calling a movie an instant cult classic gets thrown around a lot (usually undeservedly, too), but you’d be hard-pressed finding anyone who’d disagree with that sentiment when it comes to Panos Cosmatos’ Mandy, a bloodletting burst of visual wizardry that swirls into a raging nightmare. The movie is a hell of an experience, and while […]

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The Month in Horror Releases: August

A quick glance at August’s lineup of horror and you might mistake it for something we’d see during the Halloween season. This month is a real treat for horror fans, a genre-mash of both big theatrical releases and some highly anticipated indie films. I’d list the ones I’m excited about personally, but it’s basically this […]

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Cheap Thrills: The Wretched

Horror has never been more alive than it is right now and a lot of that stems from the understated indie gems that come out each and every month. They’re cheap, they’re thrilling, and they’re often some of the best films the genre has to offer. Cheap Thrills aims at highlighting the upcoming indie horror […]

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Art: Night of the Living Dead by Elvisdead

Throw a half-eaten corpse and you’ll hit someone who has seen—or at the very least, heard of—George A. Romero’s genre-defining indie Night of the Living Dead. It’s just one of those films. You know, the kind of movie that will forever be cemented as one of the greats, a stone-cold horror classic. So much of the […]

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