Category Archives: Horror Movie

Sorensen: Horror movies don’t deserve bad reputation – The Daily Iowan

Many moviegoers stay far away from horror movies, but not all of them are about the scares. Continue reading


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‘It’ is a waking nightmare, curated from a catalogue of horror-movie tropes – Washington Post

A group of young kids must face their fears and take on Pennywise, the evil clown, in director Andrs Muschietti’s adaptation of Steven King’s novel “It.” (Warner Bros. Pictures) Th eres a reason that Stephen Kings 1986 novel about a demonic clown who terrorizes a group of children is called It and not Him. In Kings tale, which is now a feature film, its not the bogeyman, but fear itself that ephemeral, foglike, ungraspable emotion that haunts its pages. Continue reading


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‘It was like something you see in a horror movie’: Irma survivors tell of devastation – The Guardian

We had cars flying over our head, we had 40ft containers flying left and right, said Knacyntar Nedd, chairwoman of the Barbuda council. Continue reading


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Rough flight ‘like a horror movie’: Etihad Airways passenger – The West Australian

A Perth passenger recounts the frightening moments on the Etihad Airways flight. A passenger on an Etihad Airways plane which was struck by severe turbulence over WA feared she the aircraft would drop out of the sky as it shook violently just minutes after taking off Continue reading


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/Answers: Our Favorite Horror Movie Villains – /FILM

Posted on Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 by /Film Staff Every week in/Answers, we attempt to answera new pop culture-related question.Tying in withthe release of It and the re-introduction of Pennywise the clown, this weeks edition asks Who is your favorite horror movie villain? One, two, Freddys coming for you. Three, four, better lock your door Out of all of the nursery rhymes from my childhood, I remember that one above all others Continue reading


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Review: ‘It’ doesn’t clown around with horror-movie clichs – Seattle Times

The big-screen version of Stephen Kings It is a compendium of horror-movie clichs in which its demonic signature clown character is rather a bore. Rating: 1.5 stars out of 4. Childhood is hell. Continue reading


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Horror Movie Magic: The CGI that has made films even scarier – SYFY WIRE (blog)

Until relatively recently, horror movies were the domain of practical creature effects. It wasnt until the mid-1990s that the power of CG and digital compositing allowed filmmakers to conjure up new creatures and new worlds, and more scares. Continue reading


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Thelma Trailer: Norway’s Oscar Submission is a Horror Movie – /FILM

Posted on Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 by Jacob Hall 2016 was one of the best years for horror movies in recent memory and 2017 has done a fine job of picking up the torch and running with it. While the incredible Get Out has dominated the headlines with its rave reviews and massive box office, the mainstream has proven surprising (the veryentertaining Annabelle: Creation) and the arthouse has given up the goods (the brutal and exquisite Raw). Thelma looks to continue to the trend Continue reading


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Letter: Don’t star in a (traffic) horror movie – Mountain Xpress

Every horror movie has thrills and surprises that make you jump in your seat. Its why we go to these movies: for a good scare Continue reading


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Can ‘It’ Reverse the Trend of Terrible September Horror Films? – Film School Rejects

Despite the predicted success of Andy Muschiettis It, September has historically been a terrible month for horror movies. I think it was Bloody Disgusting writer John Squires that put it best: while theres nothing wrong with starting your Halloween festivities in August, anyone who says September is too early for horror films and candy corn can, and Im paraphrasing here, get bent. September is theperfecttime to start your Halloween preparations in earnest, and if that means digging up those old VHS copies of never-released-on-DVD horror films or putting the finishing touches on your couples costumes, rest assured that your actions are 100% season appropriate Continue reading


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