Category: Top 10 Lists

  • 10 of Our Favorite Sexy Badass Female Horror Characters

    10 of Our Favorite Sexy Badass Female Horror Characters

    It takes a special “something” to make a good female horror character. She has to be a strong and terrifying protagonist without losing those elements that make her  inherently female. Most of these ladies would happily rip out your...
  • Black History Month 2016: Top 20 Best Horror Movie Characters of Color

    Black History Month 2016: Top 20 Best Horror Movie Characters of Color

    It’s become a cliché: “The black guy always dies first” in a horror film. Of course, as times change, so do the movies; and the token cannon fodder has morphed into the main character in a good number of...
  • Five Reasons to Love Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare

    Five Reasons to Love Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare

    By 1991, just seven years after Wes Craven introduced the world to Freddy Krueger, the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise was already on its last legs. The fifth installment, Dream Child, was arguably the most convoluted and creatively bankrupt...
  • Top 5 Tony Todd Films in Honor of Donald Todd

    Top 5 Tony Todd Films in Honor of Donald Todd

    Having worked within this industry for over a decade now, I’ve had the honor and pleasure of getting to know many of the genre’s biggest stars on a very personal level. Behind all of the glitz, gore, and excitement,...
  • 9 of the Worst Horror Tattoos

    9 of the Worst Horror Tattoos

    As horror fans, we have a tendency to bleed for what we love. Many of us have tattoos that we cherish, that celebrate the genre we love so dearly. Some of us, in our mad dash to be inked,...
  • 7 Must Own Cult J-Horror Films

    7 Must Own Cult J-Horror Films

    3) Marebito (2004): After watching Marebito the first time, don’t be surprised if you’re left with a look of confusion and muttering “whaaaaat?” If you don’t know that this is one of those experimental films going into it, you’re...
  • Top 10 Cult Horror Blu-ray Releases of 2015 to Add to Your Collection

    Top 10 Cult Horror Blu-ray Releases of 2015 to Add to Your Collection

    Between a new job, a new baby, and rigorous deadlines, it was a miracle I watched anything in 2015. Sadly, I skipped many of the genre’s new releases, gravitating instead toward the heaps of old favorites and forgotten gems...
  • Top 10 Cult Horror Blu-ray Releases of 2015 to Add to Your Collection

    Top 10 Cult Horror Blu-ray Releases of 2015 to Add to Your Collection

    Between a new job, a new baby, and rigorous deadlines, it was a miracle I watched anything in 2015. Sadly, I skipped many of the genre’s new releases, gravitating instead toward the heaps of old favorites and forgotten gems...
  • Ten of 2015’s Most Memorable Death Scenes

    Ten of 2015’s Most Memorable Death Scenes

    The final weeks of December are always a time for reflection, and we’ll be doing a good deal of that here on Dread as 2015 comes to a close. This year provided us with no shortage of awesome horror...
  • 10 Horror Movies Featuring Star Wars: The Force Awakens Actors

    10 Horror Movies Featuring Star Wars: The Force Awakens Actors

    There’s nothing bigger in the world right now than the impending release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, a geek event of epic proportions that’s set to shatter existing box office records and make grown men cry tears of...