Tag Archive: horror

Silent Hill: Revelation

In ‘Silent Hill: Revelation 3D,’ Heather Mason (Adelaide Clemens) and her father (Sean Bean) have been on the run, always one… Read

This is a part of our ongoing Halloween series taking a look at the most influential horror directors from around the globe. Previously: David Cronenberg, Alfred Hitchcock, and John Carpenter.

Frankenstein wasn’t the first horror movie; it wasn’t even the first Frankenstein movie (Thomas Edison beat Universal’s stab by 21 years), but director James Whale seemed to know exactly what elements must be used to harness the tricky lightning of… Continue reading The Most Influential Horror Filmmakers: James Whale

Paranormal Activity 4

The Paranormal Activity film series continues with this fourth entry from Paramount Pictures and returning directors of the p… Read More


In 2009, the trailer for a film called “Paranormal Activity” began making the rounds on both the Web and TV. The two-minute clip billied “PA” as one of the scariest movies of all time, and soon enough, the film gained traction with… Continue reading 'Parnormal Activity' Trailers: A Look At The Horror Franchise's Best Teasers And TV Spots


‘Sinister’ is a frightening new thriller from the producer of the ‘Paranormal Activity’ films and the writer-director of ‘The… Read More


Ethan Hawke has grown up on camera. He made his debut working alongside River Phoenix in Joe Dante’s cult sci-fi movie “Explorers” and then received his big break in the blockbuster “Dead Poet’s Society.” With his 20s came arguably his most identifiable role: the… Continue reading 'Sinister' Star, Ethan Hawke on Horror Movies, 'Before Midnight' and 'Dead Poet's Society'

Happy October! 

I’m Professor Weinberg, head of horror cinema studies for my cat and maybe a few friends. In order to help get you ready for Halloween (and to help make you become a more well-rounded horror genius), we offer this handy little October calendar of “required viewing” for any self-respecting horror freak. There’s a little bit of everything, and our hope is that, while nobody would actually follow the schedule… Continue reading The Essential Horror Movie Calendar of 2012