The early years of the 20th century were haunted by horror movie remakes.
One landmark genre film after another was polished off and reconfigured for a new generation. The alarming …
What draws me to the horror genre isn’t the combination of blood, guts and nudity that attracts other fans.
I’m interested in horror’s ability to serve as a raw allegory …
Some horror filmmakers make an iconic shocker and then let a new wave of filmmakers take the reins.
Think John Carpenter, who essentially created the slasher genre with 1978’s “Halloween.” …
The loss of most video rental stores has robbed filmgoers of the joy of discovery.
Sure, we can still scroll through titles on streaming devices and choose options that look …
Hollywood loves reboots, remakes and dysfunctional families. And not necessarily in that order.
The more combative, the better, for clans that just can’t get along.
That means Jeannette Walls’ “The …
Gary Dauberman says the creepy star of the “Annabelle” series is the gift that keeps on giving. And she doesn’t even draw a salary.
We’re talking about the titular doll, …
Torture and Aussie filmmakers go together like peas and cah-rots.
Director Greg McLean’s 2005 shocker “Wolf Creek” proved so irredeemably cruel it nearly chased Roger Ebert out of the theater.