Female Slashers! Yes, they exist.

By Arturo Sanchez The slasher sub-genre is riddled with classic male killers terrorizing poor victims on the big screen, but for some odd reason everyone tends to forget about the female killers who don’t get the same reputation for terror created. And yes, if you’re new or are quite new with the slasher genre, there […]

The Fly: A Good Horror Remake

By: Nick Vita When it comes to horror film remakes, they usually aren’t that good. Just going on google and typing in “horror film remakes” will bring up a list of a bunch of different movies that have tried to recreate the magic of the original. Somehow, they always seem to fail. Clicking on the […]

The Villainy of the 1% in Horror Films

By Arturo Sanchez It’s been no question that Hollywood has always commented on social issues, in subtle and not so subtle ways. Films have given us the opportunity to talk about what makes us uncomfortable and gives us the space to expand those ideas into society. Class conflict and wealth have always been a problem, […]

Jason Voorhees: Power Ranking

By: Nick Vita The character of Jason Voorhees has an onscreen growth that many main characters will never have, especially when it comes to horror films. Through each part of the Friday the 13th series, Jason takes on a different look, as well as a different skill set. From a mutated boy drowning in the […]

Swift and Peep – Two Netflix Documentaries Worth Watching

Grace Meyer | April 3, 2020 Staying home means needing to find things to fill our days. From video games to finally getting to start that hobby, we find ourselves doing anything to stay in as much as possible. Netflix binges and movie watching are also worming their ways into our day-to-day. This week, I […]

Joker’s Iconic Moments

by Nestor Sanchez With the 2019 Joker film starring Joaquin Phoenix winning 2 Oscars and receiving 9 other nominations, Gotham’s Clown Prince of Crime has never been more relevant in Pop culture news. Not only is 2020 a good year for the Jokers publicity but it’s also his 80th year anniversary. With April 25th being […]

The Brilliance of the Opening Scene in Scream

by Arturo Sanchez In December 1996, Wes Craven’s “Scream” revolutionized horror cinema as we know it, and its opening scene cements that. The line “Do you like scary movies?” was never viewed as a naive question to moviegoers ever again, instead audiences saw it as a terrifying introduction to Drew Barrymore’s character Casey Becker. The […]

The Bizarre Timeline of the Halloween Films

By: Nick Vita Halloween Kills, the newest installment to the Halloween franchise, will be released in October. This will be the 12th film to a series that was supposed to end after the second movie. Michael Myers always seems to find a way to resurrect and return to the big screen though. With so many […]

The Supreme Final Girl: Laurie Strode

by Arturo Sanchez In 1978, the world was introduced to Laurie Strode in John Carpenter‘s classic horror film “Halloween,” and since then, her greatness has made her into one of horror’s most influential and beloved characters. A role that not only turned Jamie Lee Curtis into a scream queen, but also into a full-blown star. The […]