[Panic Fest 2021 Review] 'Vicious Fun' is a Blood-Soaked Horror-Comedy that Fully Embodies Its Title
“We are about to have a lot of fun tonight…”
He Screams, She Screams, We All Scream for Gender Equality in Our Slasher Villains: How 'Scre4m' Broke the Bechdel Test
Since probably the mid-2000s the Bechdel test has become a common term and earns discussion in everything from English 101 courses to The Simpsons...
[Panic Fest Review] 'The Carnivores' is a Painful Experience that Examines Longing through Resentment
Every once in a while, you come across a film that is so tonally unusual it borders on indescribable...
Welcome to our column Creepy Crypts, in which our writers exhume the old, the forgotten, and the long dead horror some of us have forgotten...until now...
[Panic Fest 2021 Review] 'Below the Fold' is A Slow-Burn Mystery that Folds Under the Weight of Its Own Story
It would be more than fair to say that people, myself included, love crime stories—in particular those that involve grisly murders, outrageous circumstances, and mysterious disappearances...
Period piece hauntings are a tricky business these days...
I’ve always been fascinated by the disparate ways people view certain locations and situations...
[Panic Fest 2021 Review] Timely and Vicious, 'Blood Conscious' Confronts the Demons in Our Own Back Yard
Most long-time horror hounds have probably imagined what it might be like to spend a weekend camping in the woods or shacked up in a cabin with friends or a lover and wondered how they might react were an axe-wielding madman to show up, cutting everyone in his path down...
25 years ago today, a film trailer came along that rocked my fucking socks...
For most of us hardcore movie fans, the theater is our church…