“The Found Footage Phenomenon” – Movie Review

One of the often-overlooked collections on Shudder is its “Diabolical Documentaries” lineup, which includes a myriad of great non-fiction deep dives into the genre that we all love.  Among them are Shudder originals like the critically acclaimed Cursed Films and Horror Noire. Shudder’s latest original film The Found Footage Phenomenon is a worthy addition to this collection.  Tracing the origin of the subgenre itself and … Continue reading “The Found Footage Phenomenon” – Movie Review

Everything Coming to Shudder June 2022

As we approach summer, Shudder has all of our horror needs covered for both the summer itself in recognition of Pride Month.  Their lineup includes critically acclaimed originals, a continuation of The Last Drive In with Joe Bob Briggs, as well as an updated Queer Horror collection among their myriad of curated playlists.  So let’s dive in! Originals/Exclusives June 10 – Offseason Starring Joceline Donahue … Continue reading Everything Coming to Shudder June 2022

“The Sadness” – Movie Review

For reasons that should be obvious to all, it’s been one hell of a time these last two years since March 2020.  Filled with high highs and incredibly low lows, the world will never truly be the same again.  In many ways, Shudder’s latest original film from Taiwan, The Sadness is the perfect anthem for the last two year.  It’s one part “zombie” movie, one … Continue reading “The Sadness” – Movie Review

15 Movies We’d Love to See on “The Last Drive In” Season 4

The drive in will truly never die as The Last Drive In with Joe Bob Briggs is poised to return this Friday with the season 4 premiere.  As we all gather round and spread the news that Joe Bob is back in town, we thought it would be fun to look at Shudder’s current lineup and pick out the movies we’d most like to see … Continue reading 15 Movies We’d Love to See on “The Last Drive In” Season 4

“Virus-32” – Movie Review

How can a person go from someone you love and care about to a vicious, ravenous beast ready to devour you in a mere 32 seconds?  Shudder’s latest original “infected” movie deals with just that, in a manner that horror fans will find similar to 28 Days Later.  While not as groundbreaking or iconic as that classic, Virus-32 has a lot to offer in its … Continue reading “Virus-32” – Movie Review

Recommendations from the Shudder Hotline – Easter 2022 Special (Week 3)

Halfway to Halloween Month is going strong over on Shudder!  Once again this week, we’re calling Shudder curator Sam Zimmerman and asking for some personalized recommendations! It’s a truly unique service unlike anything offered by every other streaming service, and we’re incredibly grateful to Shudder, and to Sam for providing it. Since it’s Easter weekend, we asked Sam for a few good movies that involved … Continue reading Recommendations from the Shudder Hotline – Easter 2022 Special (Week 3)

Everything Coming to Shudder May 2022

Halfway to Halloween Month may be over once April is, but Shudder still has quite the lineup planned for May: including the likes of Joe Bob Briggs, Eli Roth, and an award winning AAPI zombie movie as part of its originals lineup! Exclusives/Originals May 5 – Cursed Films II (Season Finale) The second season finale of Shudder’s acclaimed documentary series will delved into the making … Continue reading Everything Coming to Shudder May 2022

Recommendations from the Shudder Hotline (April 2022) – Week 2

Halfway to Halloween Month is going strong over on Shudder!  Once again this week, we’re calling Shudder curator Sam Zimmerman and asking for some personalized recommendations! It’s a truly unique service unlike anything offered by every other streaming service, and we’re incredibly grateful to Shudder, and to Sam for providing it. Today we’re playing the decades game!  The challenge is for Sam to give us … Continue reading Recommendations from the Shudder Hotline (April 2022) – Week 2

“See For Me” – Movie Review

We rely on our five senses to inform us about the world around us.  And while not everyone has all five, those that don’t can often find ways to use their other ones to greater advantage.  Shudder’s latest exclusive home invasion thriller See For Me taps into that idea.  Featuring an admittedly tried and true setup, it has enough creativity and twists to put a … Continue reading “See For Me” – Movie Review

Recommendations From the Shudder Hotline (April 2022) – Week 1

April is back, which means that it’s Halfway to Halloween Month at Shudder!  In addition to premiering Cursed Films Season 2 and The Last Drive In Season 4 this month, the Shudder Hotline is back as well!  Every Friday this month from 3-4pm ET (12-3pm PT) horror fans can call the hotline number and speak directly with Shudder curator Sam Zimmerman for personalized movie recommendations. … Continue reading Recommendations From the Shudder Hotline (April 2022) – Week 1