About Gabriel Theis

Gabriel Theis is a screenwriter, director, and monster movie enthusiast based in Houston, Texas. You can watch his latest feature, “The Curse of Professor Zardonicus,” on AppleTV, Vudu, Google Play, and more. @gabe_theis on Twitter.

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jason voorhees damien leone
May 17, 2024
Gabe Theis looks at the iconic Jason Voorhees and explains why he is such an enduring horror figure. Read more on Dread Central.
scout taylor-compton
May 14, 2024
Scout Taylor-Compton discusses growing up as a mortician’s daughter, stepping into the “Boy’s Club” of the L.A.P.D., and more.
The Crow
May 10, 2024
Gabe Theis looks back at the 1994 cult classic ‘The Crow’ and explains why it’s not derivative, but something remarkably special
Villains
April 26, 2024
‘Villains Inc.’ star Colin Mochrie talks supervillains, improv, and the surprising amount of squatting one has to do in action scenes.
The village
April 4, 2024
Gabe Theis explains why ‘The Village’ deserves way more love from horror fans and how it predicted elevated horror.
A Nightmare On Elm Street 3
March 21, 2024
Gabe Theis looks back at Dick Cavett’s cameo in ‘Nightmare on Elm Street III: Dream Warriors’ and how they nabbed such an iconic guest.
Bride Of Blood
January 23, 2024
‘Bride of Blood’ is the latest horror show put on by the creator of ‘Re-Animator: The Musical’. Read Gab Theis’ review on Dread Central.
A Creature Was Stirring
December 8, 2023
We spoke with Scout Taylor-Compton about working with Chrissy Metz in ‘A Creature Was Stirring’, holiday horror, and more!
Shin Godzilla
November 30, 2023
Gabe Theis has put together a beginner’s guide to Godzilla with five films for those unfamiliar with the King of the Monsters.
Heath Ledger The Order
November 27, 2023
Gabe Theis looks back at ‘The Order’, the only horror film Heath Ledger ever starred in and explores if it’s worthy of reappraisal.
Black Immortal bodies Wesley Snipes Blade superhero horror
November 10, 2023
From ‘Darkman’ to ‘Batman’, these are the 10 best superhero horror movies in genre history. Read the full list on Dread Central.
Saw VI
October 16, 2023
Remember when Jigsaw fought insurance companies in ‘Saw VI’? Gabriel Theis does and explains why it’s the best film in the series.