Selling Scary: ‘Wish Upon’ gives us its first trailer and a spooky campaign.

Selling Scary: ‘Wish Upon’ gives us its first trailer and a spooky campaign.

What sets a horror film apart from all the others? A great trailer for one. But an added element for young fans to play with while waiting for said anticipated film? There’s your winner. Here is the trailer and new site for Wish Upon.

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Review- “Don’t Knock Twice” brings women face to face with ancient evil.

Review- “Don’t Knock Twice” brings women face to face with ancient evil.

The man with a hook for a hand, Bloody Mary, Slenderman… why do we mess with urban legends? Is it to scare ourselves or perhaps someone else. We should know better than to test fate at this point, but we don’t. In the new film Don’t Knock Twice, a troubled young girl wrangles her estranged mother into fighting a battle they may not be able to win.

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Taking a bite out of 2017 with… Shark horror?

Taking a bite out of 2017 with… Shark horror?

Looking towards the new year, we know films come in theme rotation. What’s the new trend besides reboots in the next 2 years? It sounds fishy to me.

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Review: “SiREN” sings a familiar tune.

Review: “SiREN” sings a familiar tune.

Some of the most successful films began as a brilliant short. Alive in Joburg became District 9. Within The Woods became The Evil Dead. This time around, a short segment within V/H/S gets its own feature length film. Can SiREN lure in the same audience it did in 2012?

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Part 2: 1 Filmmaker, 3 Films. Interview with Steve Balderson.

Part 2: 1 Filmmaker, 3 Films. Interview with Steve Balderson.

In the second of three articles featuring a writer/director that’s breaking all the rules, “From Kansas to Hollywood”, Steve Balderson chats with me about his inspiration, how he runs a set, and some of his favorite films. Here is 1 Filmmaker, 3 Films: Part 2.

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1 Filmmaker, 3 Films- An introduction to Steve Balderson and HELL TOWN.

1 Filmmaker, 3 Films- An introduction to Steve Balderson and HELL TOWN.

Steve Balderson has been making successful indie films for years, so why isn’t his name a household one? We’ll be introducing you to Steve in a series of reviews. From Kansas to Hollywood, this filmmaker is making movies his own way. Today we talk about Hell Town, now available on VOD.

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New Trailer: ‘BLAIR WITCH’ a sequel?

New Trailer: ‘BLAIR WITCH’ a sequel?

There was one movie responsible for starting the “found footage” phenomenon. Since then we’ve seen films like REC, Quarantine, V/H/S, and the Paranormal Activity franchise explode. Can anything live up the original? A new trailer might change your mind. Ladies and gentlemen, Blair Witch.

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Eli Roth’s disturbing film CLOWN will be available on Blu-ray™ and DVD August 23

Eli Roth’s disturbing film CLOWN will be available on Blu-ray™ and DVD August 23

Eli Roth, resposible for directing and producing such chilling titles as Hostel, Cabin Fever, and Knock Knock, has brought one of the most common fears to life. Check out the trailer and box art for his latest project CLOWN, getting it’s Blu-Ray and DVD release in August.

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Etheria Film Night happened this weekend. Female Filmmakers take note for next year!

Etheria Film Night happened this weekend. Female Filmmakers take note for next year!

Getting anything produced by a female filmmakers is already a huge challenge in the industry. Wouldn’t it be wonderful to have a safe anD unique place for directors, writers, and actors to get their work seen and adored? Well, we’re in luck. The third annual Etheria Film Night is here and it’s a little slice of horror heaven.

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6/6/16 gives us the MARK OF THE WITCH

6/6/16 gives us the MARK OF THE WITCH

Tastes Great, Less Filling? Mark of the Witch, with a clever release date of 6/6/16, is a glorious feast for the eyes but otherwise left me feeling empty. Find out why in the latest review.

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Memorial Day Monster Marathon on Netflix

Memorial Day Monster Marathon on Netflix

As we remember those who fight for our freedom on this sweltering Memorial Day, horror fans may be sitting inside with the AC blasting looking for something to feast upon to beat the heat. Here are 5 suggestions for a Memorial Day Monster Movie Marathon all available on Netflix.

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SCARY LADIES: Part 1- 5 eclectic female Writers and Directors who fill us with fear.

SCARY LADIES: Part 1- 5 eclectic female Writers and Directors who fill us with fear.

Scary Ladies. Assumptions tell us that women are mere victims in the horror game. Though some of the most unique films come from the minds of the female persuasion. In the first of a new series, here are 5 female directors and writers that put our preconceived notions on the back burner. They really kill it.

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Krampus might be coming for your children… if Saint Nick isn’t thrilled with their behavior.

Krampus might be coming for your children… if Saint Nick isn’t thrilled with their behavior.

The origin of Krampus goes way back. With the new horror-comedy of the same name in theaters this weekend, we explore just what Krampus is and why he might be scaring your family this holiday season.

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Sunday Bloody Sunday: Updates on “The Witch,” new poster and website launch.

Sunday Bloody Sunday: Updates on “The Witch,” new poster and website launch.

Sunday Bloody Sunday: One of the most highly anticipated horror films coming early next year is “The Witch,” The film now has a new poster and website. No doubt, the trailer will unnerve you.

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‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ film is 40 this year!

‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ film is 40 this year!

“Let’s Do The Time Warp Again!” My Halloween tradition! A day late but never a boa short. Let’s do a refresh on how incredible this horror-comedy-musical still is today.

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Selling Scary: Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension.

Selling Scary: Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension.

Selling Scary: What helps a movie get attention online these days? How about a prank coordinated by Paramount Pictures. Check out the newest campaign for Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension.

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Sunday Bloody Sunday: Start your October off with some extra GRAVY.

Sunday Bloody Sunday: Start your October off with some extra GRAVY.

Add a little extra GRAVY to your holidays with some oozing gore and plenty of funny from this new Scream Factory release. Did someone order a platter of stars with a side order of practical effects? GRAVY is filled with tricks and treats for everyone in this Sunday Bloody Sunday review.

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New York Film Festival 53: Shorts Program Horror Genre is a new addition we can get behind.

New York Film Festival 53: Shorts Program Horror Genre is a new addition we can get behind.

In it’s 53rd year, The New York Film Festival has chosen to add an entire Shorts Program in the “Horror” genre. Alongside “Animation”, “International,” and the “New York” categories, this year’s horror shorts were all completely different and ripe for the viewing. We hope this trend sticks around from here on out.

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Selling Scary: New Key Art for the Highly Anticipated Series “Ash vs Evil Dead”

Selling Scary: New Key Art for the Highly Anticipated Series “Ash vs Evil Dead”

How do you sell scary? Bringing an 80′s cult classic back to life (pun intended) is certainly one way to do it. The highly anticipated Ash Vs Evil Dead art is here! And don’t forget the trailer.

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Coming Soon: Bloodsucking Bastards

Coming Soon: Bloodsucking Bastards

Comedy and horror oftentimes go hand in hand. A new release, starring Whedonverse favorite, Fran Kranz, brings the giggles and the gore. One month and counting until BLOODSUCKING BASTARDS hits theaters and VOD.

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Sunday Bloody Sunday: now streaming on Netflix: THESE FINAL HOURS

Sunday Bloody Sunday: now streaming on Netflix: THESE FINAL HOURS

We’ve come to expect over the top action sequences and huge action stars when approaching the subject of the end of days. In this edition of Sunday Bloody Sunday, we’re looking at apocalyptic poingance in the new Netflix release THESE FINAL HOURS. Taking a step back from the usual fare, this film gets to the heart of coming face to face with ones demise.

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‘Grand Piano’ is a symphony for the eyes and ears.

‘Grand Piano’ is a symphony for the eyes and ears.

Not every film has to be gory to put your nerves on edge. Grand Piano is a beautiful nod to the masters of suspense. Elijah Wood and John Cusack stretch their acting chops in two very different ways in this elegant thriller, now available on Netflix.

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“Nothing Bad Can Happen” is a film that haunts me still.

“Nothing Bad Can Happen” is a film that haunts me still.

Certain films, regardless of genre, have a hold on you. They can effect the way to think, react, and process moments going forward. Nothing Bad Can Happen is one such feature. A chilling selection from Cannes in 2014, this German film has stuck with me in both a positive filmmaking way and a negative “there truly is evil in the world” sort of way.

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Elijah Wood and Rainn Wilson try to stay alive in COOTIES trailer

Elijah Wood and Rainn Wilson try to stay alive in COOTIES trailer

Teaching is scary. Children are frightening. Cooties are real. In September, just in time for the new school year, a new film puts fear back into the classroom… Circle. Circle. Dot. Dot. Did you have your cootie shot?! I hope so.

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Crimson Peak gets a new trailer.

Crimson Peak gets a new trailer.

Crimson Peak might just be one of this year’s most anticipated releases. Gothic horror director extraordinaire, Guillermo del Toro, brings us yet another beautifully lush film that is certain to send shivers up your spine. Here is the film’s latest trailer.

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