Review: ‘The Mark of the Bell Witch’ documents the true terror of one Tennessee family.

Review: ‘The Mark of the Bell Witch’ documents the true terror of one Tennessee family.

From 1817 to 1821, The Bell family was tormented by something sinister. Director Seth Breedlove brings this legend to life with reenactments, dramatic readings, and historian interviews to portray the terror in its purest form.

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Review: ‘Triggered’ hits a nerve, both good and bad.

Review: ‘Triggered’ hits a nerve, both good and bad.

What would you do if you had only minutes to live? Would you play a deadly game of cat and mouse to save your life? Alastair Orr’s new film Triggered will pit friends against one another as time run out and secrets push them over the edge.

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Sitges Film Festival 2020 review: ‘The Old Ways’

Sitges Film Festival 2020 review: ‘The Old Ways’

World premiering at Sitges Film Festival 2020, The Old Ways pits tradition against modern assumptions. The film’s duality makes for a unique and bloody genre experience.

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Review: ‘Death of Me’ casts a scary spell on you.

Review: ‘Death of Me’ casts a scary spell on you.

Darren Lynn Bousman became a household name after Saw II. All these years later he is still serving up the scary in his newest film ‘Death Of Me’. Set on a mysterious Thai island, Maggie Q and Luke Hemsworth wake up to a living nightmare. Can they escape the locals and their black magic?

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Dances With Films Festival 2020 review: ‘Hawk & Rev: Vampire Slayers’ kills as opening and closing night’s “Midnight movie”

Dances With Films Festival 2020 review: ‘Hawk & Rev: Vampire Slayers’ kills as opening and closing night’s “Midnight movie”

Nothing screams success for an indie film quite like opening and closing as the “midnight movie.” Hawk & Rev: Vampire Slayers is a hilarious homage to ’80s horror.

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Review: ‘The Pale Door’ is horror-western with a flair for the visual drama.

Review: ‘The Pale Door’ is horror-western with a flair for the visual drama.

Gang of train robbers meeting a coven a witches sounds like my kind of party. The Pale Door is the directorial debut for Aaron B Koontz.

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Review: ‘Nothing But The Blood’

Review: ‘Nothing But The Blood’

Religion can save some and destroy others. Nothing But The Blood is what happens when you take scripture too literally.

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LAKE OF DEATH- review by Liz Whittemore

LAKE OF DEATH- review by Liz Whittemore

Who wouldn’t visit the very lake your twin brother disappeared from a year earlier? Seems like a perfectly logical decision to bring a group of emotionally indifferent friends along with you. Lake of Death will mesmerize your senses and haunt your dreams.

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“Ghosts Of War” will leave you with PTSD.

“Ghosts Of War” will leave you with PTSD.

Can you escape the sins of your past or will they inevitably drag you to hell? Eric Bress’ “Ghosts Of War” is a genre-bending film that will terrorize your senses and challenge your instincts.

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Review and Interview with filmmaker Alexandra Serio for her frighteningly relevant short film ‘Tingle Monsters’

Review and Interview with filmmaker Alexandra Serio for her frighteningly relevant short film ‘Tingle Monsters’

The culture of online harassment is explored through an incredible short horror film Tingle Monsters. The first ASMR horror film, filmmaker Alexandra Serio creatively takes on the internet for all women.

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Review: ‘Blow The Man Down’ will knock you off your feet.

Review: ‘Blow The Man Down’ will knock you off your feet.

A small-town thriller set in a New England seaside town? You had me at, “written and directed by two women.” Blow The Man Down is aptly named and boasts some of the biggest actresses in the business. It will knock you off your feet.

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2020 Cinequest Film Festival review: ‘Before The Fire’ is a dire warning.

2020 Cinequest Film Festival review: ‘Before The Fire’ is a dire warning.

When your back is to the wall, what is your response? How would you survive if your life depended on it? Are you a leader or a follower? Before The Fire asks all these questions while it makes its breathtaking premiere at 2020 Cinequest. This female-directed and penned film deserves the widest audience possible.

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Review: ‘Color Out of Space’ pairs Nicolas Cage with H.P.Lovecraft’s short story hellscape.

Review: ‘Color Out of Space’ pairs Nicolas Cage with H.P.Lovecraft’s short story hellscape.

Short stories can make for great features. Legendary genre director, Richard Stanley, is making his return to the big screen with a little help from H.P. Lovecraft… and a whole lot of weird. Color Out Of Space is something else.

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Review: ‘Daniel Isn’t Real’ is one of the best indie horrors of 2019.

Review: ‘Daniel Isn’t Real’ is one of the best indie horrors of 2019.

With an extremely successful run at all the buzziest genre festivals this year, Daniel Isn’t Real has everything a horror fan could want and more. In theaters today, find out why an imaginary friend can do more harm than good. Daniel Isn’t Real is a psychological mindf*ck.

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Review: ‘MARY’ brings sea-faring scares but might be a sinking ship.

Review: ‘MARY’ brings sea-faring scares but might be a sinking ship.

All hands are on deck with a heavy-hitting cast but the script for MARY is a little watered down. Even Gary Oldman and Emily Mortimer can’t stop this horror film from running ashore.

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Review: ‘Bloodline’ proves blood is thicker than water.

Review: ‘Bloodline’ proves blood is thicker than water.

Blumhouse presents a new thriller, in many ways, about parenting. How far would you go for the ones you love? It’s a killer question. Welcome to the complexity of BLOODLINE.

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Review: ‘Haunt’ harkens back to true slasher terror.

Review: ‘Haunt’ harkens back to true slasher terror.

HAUNT from the Writers of A Quiet Place and Producer Eli Roth brings us twisty tropes. Revolving around a haunted house on Halloween night, it really is a superb combination of trick and treat.

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Review: ‘The Fanatic’ is patently problematic.

Review: ‘The Fanatic’ is patently problematic.

John Travolta is one of the most iconic actors with his wide range of roles from Grease to Saturday Night Fever and then his triumphant comeback in Pulp Fiction. His portrayal of hitman Vincent is sexy and cool. It reminded us what we had been missing after years of mediocre roles. Travolta was a bonafide […]

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AGLIFF 2019 review: LGBT Horror Short ‘CONVERSION THERAPIST’

AGLIFF 2019 review: LGBT Horror Short ‘CONVERSION THERAPIST’

You can’t “pray the gay away”. When will people learn that? CONVERSION THERAPIST premiering tonight at AGLIFF 2019 tackles big issues in form of a genre short.

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Fantasia International Film Festival 2019 review: ‘BORN OF WOMAN’ shorts program scares up attention once again.

Fantasia International Film Festival 2019 review: ‘BORN OF WOMAN’ shorts program scares up attention once again.

Every year, Fantasia International Film Festival has a special shorts program called Born of Woman. This year, 9 genre auteurs from all over the world have given is quite a fright.

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Review: “LUZ” possesses its audience.

Review: “LUZ” possesses its audience.

Sometimes you cannot escape your past. What haunted us then may very well continue to do so in our present. Premiering at Fantasia International Film Festival in 2018, LUZ is a wickedly original and visually spellbinding film that finally hit theaters this Friday.

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Review: DEADSIGHT

Review: DEADSIGHT

Last day until maternity leave and here comes a zombie outbreak. What more can a woman do but fight the good fight and try her hardest to rescue a lost soul along the way? Deadsight takes the zombie genre and adds an entirely new challenge.

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Review: “The 16th Episode”

Review: “The 16th Episode”

Where shock value and instant gratification rule, how does one maintain a sense of self-worth and sanity? Add some blood and gore and demons? Seems like a reasonable way to get viewers attention. The 16th Episode might tick all those boxes for you.

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Terrifying Trailer: “Ready Or Not” Red Band Trailer comes out of hiding.

Terrifying Trailer: “Ready Or Not” Red Band Trailer comes out of hiding.

Let’s have a wedding and then let’s play a game. Bride’s choice. Ready Or Not, here it comes… trailer, I mean.

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Terrifying Trailer: “Scary Stories to Tell In The Dark”

Terrifying Trailer: “Scary Stories to Tell In The Dark”

Disturbing images from my childhood come to life in a new trailer. The series of books that upset every kid far beyond Goosebumps, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is coming to the big screen this summer, and it’s being helmed by two horror giants.

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