“Get Out” vs. “Us” vs. “Nope”

After making a name for himself in both sketch comedy and horror/thriller movies, Jordan Peele seems to be on top of the world.  He achieved the amazingly rare feat of writing/directing a horror film that was nominated for Best Picture at the Oscars (and even won Best Original Screenplay). So with the release of his latest film Nope, it inevitably garnishes comparisons to his previous … Continue reading “Get Out” vs. “Us” vs. “Nope”

“Nope” – Movie Review (Spoiler Free)

Following the massive critical and commercial success of Get Out and Us, Jordan Peele has demonstrated his horror chops, along with his ability to make us laugh and scream in terror simultaneously.  In addition to delivering on laughs and scares, Peele’s movie always had a fascinating social commentary infused that allowed for greater discussion. And it’s in all that that Nope definitely feels different than … Continue reading “Nope” – Movie Review (Spoiler Free)

10 Awesome Vacation Horror Movies

Summer is a time we all associate with baseball games, swimming pools, summer camps, no school, and just vacation itself.  And horror has always been associated with “ruining” everyday things by making them terrifying and the same is true for summer and vacations. So we thought it would be fun to take a look at some of these horror films that have definitely made us … Continue reading 10 Awesome Vacation Horror Movies

10 Horror Movie Themed April Fools’ Pranks

Pranks can be fun any time of year, but on April 1 every year, we’re encouraged to go all out (within reason). So as we all try to pass the time in quarantine, here are 10 horror inspired pranks to do this April Fools’ Day. Fear and laughter so often go hand-in-hand (as demonstrated perfectly by the filmography of Sam Raimi), so we thought this … Continue reading 10 Horror Movie Themed April Fools’ Pranks

5 Biggest Horror Oscar Snubs

It’s no secret that horror doesn’t get very much respect from the Academy.  There’s long been a mindset that “genre films” were somehow beneath the integrity and prestige of the cinematic masterpieces that get nominated. And while horror has been recognized from time to time (especially Silence of the Lambs), these instances are quite rare.  So in the interest of honoring the genre that we … Continue reading 5 Biggest Horror Oscar Snubs

Top 10 Horror Films of 2019

As the rest of the cinematic landscape is dominated by remakes, reboots, and sequels, horror remains the one genre where an original idea can still thrive.  And while horror certainly has its share of all those (including a few on this list), we’re thrilled to say that 2019 was filled with a variety of fun, creative, and compelling horror.  So let’s dive in to the … Continue reading Top 10 Horror Films of 2019