Welcome to the Blumhouse – Amazon Prime Original movies revealed

‘Four unsettling films. Under one roof.’ Welcome to the Blumhouse is a series of eight full-length genre films from up-and-coming filmmakers, produced by Jason Blum of Blumhouse and released via …

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Clown movies and mania

Fear of clowns, or coulrophobia, has always been a phobia for some people. A few movies explored this fear but it was the 1990 adaption of Stephen King’s IT novel …

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Mermaid movies

Night Tide – USA, 1961 – overview and reviews Killer Mermaid aka Nymph (2014) reviews and overview Mermaid’s Song – Canada, 2015 – overview Mermaid: Lake of the Dead – …

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Shark movies and mania

The following is just a small taste of the vast number of shark attack movies out there. We dip our feet into this cinematic sub-genre regularly so expect many additions …

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Exorcism movies and mania

The following films are just a taster of the many films that feature exorcists and exorcisms. This horror sub-genre began, of course, with the phenomenal success of William Peter Blatty …

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Top horror movie taglines

The art of selling a movie, particularly a horror movie, is often based on a distinctive and memorable ad campaign. An intriguing, horrific or even repellent image – aligned with a few …

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Famous Monsters of Filmland – magazine

Famous Monsters of Filmland is a horror genre-specific film magazine started in 1958 by publisher James Warren and editor Forrest J Ackerman. Famous Monsters of Filmland inspired the creation of many other …

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Witchhammer – Czechoslovakia, 1969 – review

Witchhammer – original title: Kladivo na čarodějnice – is a 1969 Czechoslovakian dramatical horror film directed by Otakar Vávra. It is considered Vávra’s magnum opus. The original title, Malleus Maleficarum, also translates as Witchhammer. The …

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Essential Zombie Films

Movies are listed in chronological order to put the history and late 20th mass media pop culture saturation of zombies into context. She was not alive… nor dead… just a’ …

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