Gerald’s Game (Fantastic Fest): A Stunning Tale of Survival and Growth

Starring Carla Cugino, Bruce Greenwood, Carel Struycken Directed by Mike Flanagan THERE ARE SPOILERS IN THIS REVIEW, SO READ AT YOUR OWN PERIL! Often thought to be an unfilmable story, Stephen King’s novel Gerald’s Game is a story that is… Continue Reading


1922 (Fantastic Fest): Stephen King’s Novella Gets a Serviceable Adaptation

Starring Thomas Jane, Molly Quinn, Dylan Schmid, Kaitlyn Bernard Directed by Zak Hilditch 2017 is the year of Stephen King. The Dark Tower, IT, Gerald’s Game, “The Mist”, “Castle Rock”, “Mr. Mercedes”… The prolific author is seeing adaptations being released… Continue Reading


Brawl in Cell Block 99 (Fantastic Fest): A Noble Descent Into a Vicious Hell

Starring Vince Vaughn, Jennifer Carpenter, Udo Kier, Mark Blucas, Dion Mucciacito Directed by S. Craig Zahler For those of you who have seen movies at an Alamo Drafthouse, you know that there are small sheets of paper upon which you… Continue Reading


Maus (Fantastic Fest): Survival Horror Gets Deeply Political

Starring Alma Terzic, August Wittgenstein, Aleksander Seksan, Sanin Milavic Directed by Yayo Herrero At its core, Maus is a horror story that we’ve all heard of and seen before. Two people get stranded in the middle of a forest and… Continue Reading


Vampire Clay Fantastic Fest Review: This Is One Bonkers Japanese Body Horror Flick

Starring Ena Fujita, Asuka Kurosawa, Yuyu Makihara, Ryo Shinoda Directed by Soichi Umezawa The debut feature of Soichi Umezawa, who created the “Y is for Youth” segment of The ABCs of Death 2, Vampire Clay is a body horror film… Continue Reading


Thelma Fantastic Fest Review: Horror Viewed Through a Lens of Poetry

Starring Eili Harboe, Kaya Wilkins, Henrik Rafaelsen, Ellen Dorrit Petersen Directed by Joachim Trier Defining horror can sometimes be a very tricky business. We all know of movies like Seven, The Silence of the Lambs, The Witch, and other titles… Continue Reading


Interview: Cinematographer Andrew Shulkind on Shooting The Vault and The Ritual

We’re firm believers that people behind the scenes need to be appreciated for their work in the film and TV industry. So much attention is given to the cast of a film as well as producers, directors, and writers. So… Continue Reading


Exclusive: Zev Deans and Christopher Raymond Dish on the Latest Cannibal Corpse Music Video

Attention metalheads! Cannibal Corpse, arguably one of the most evil and horror-centric metal bands to ever grace the metal scene, have released a new music video for their track “Code to the Slashers”! The video, which was directed by Zev… Continue Reading


Interview: Nick Antosca Talks About Channel Zero and His Role in Finding Fresh, Exciting Talents

No End House

When I first heard that the creepypasta-based TV series “Channel Zero” was going to appear on Syfy, I didn’t have the highest of expectations. And I don’t know if anyone can really blame me. But then stills came out, followed… Continue Reading


It Director and Producer Discuss Their Dreams of Remaking Pet Sematary

Pet Sematary

Over a month ago, we posted a story about how IT (review) director Andres Muschietti and producer Barbara Muschietti, his sister, stated their interest in doing their own adaptation of another Stephen King story: Pet Sematary. It seems that their… Continue Reading


Sideshow Toys Reveal Xenomorph 1:1 Bust, Beautiful Cthulhu Statue, and Bioshock 1/6th Scale Figure

Sideshow Toys have opened up pre-orders for three incredible pieces of collectible memorabilia. The first is a 1:1 scale replica of a Xenormorph head from the Alien franchise. The estimate ship date of this stunning piece of art is between… Continue Reading