Amityville II: The Possession – 40 Years Later

There is perhaps no more famous or well-known “haunted” house in the US than one that sits on Ocean Ave in Long Island, New York.  Because of the bestselling novel and long-lasting horror franchise, the town of Amityville will always be synonymous with the alleged haunting. And while The Amityville Horror sensationalized an alleged haunting (that many argue was an outright hoax), there was a … Continue reading Amityville II: The Possession – 40 Years Later

“Amityville II: The Possession” – The Disturbing, Often Overlooked Sequel/Prequel

The Amityville Horror infamously remains one of the most famous (and prolific) of all the horror franchises.  There have been countless debates over whether the 1979 or 2005 version is better (check out our full comparison here). To date, it has close to 20 sequels, remakes and spinoffs, which we vow to one day watch every single one and rank them.  But an often overlooked … Continue reading “Amityville II: The Possession” – The Disturbing, Often Overlooked Sequel/Prequel

Movies That Are (Technically) Part of the Conjuring Universe

Since 2013, Warner Brothers’ Conjuring Universe has been going strong as the single successful shared universe in the horror genre (much to the dismay of Universal and their short lived “Dark Universe”). Based around the paranormal cases of Ed and Lorraine Warren, there’s no shortage of stories to pull from, given that they were in the paranormal business for well over 50 years!   However, the … Continue reading Movies That Are (Technically) Part of the Conjuring Universe

“The Amityville Horror” 1979 vs. 2005

The infamous house on Long Island remains the most well-known “haunted” house in America, and for good reason. The tragic 1974 murders would forever cement the dark mark on the property. But the subsequent book and film adaption would cement it in the cultural zeitgeist of America for decades to come. However, as always, Hollywood’s obsession with remakes took over, and in 2005, remake of … Continue reading “The Amityville Horror” 1979 vs. 2005

The Amityville Legacy

Despite being debunked left and right, it remains the most famous haunted house in America! When it comes to haunted houses, particularly those based on “true” stories, there are none more famous than that house on Ocean Ave in Amityville, NY.  Even now, 40 years after the original film has come out, this house still fascinates many horror fans, and has even been the subject … Continue reading The Amityville Legacy