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Horror to Revisit

Horror
342.1k viewsIt Was Heavily Criticized In 2001, But 'Thirteen Ghosts' Is Far Better Than You RememberIt's been years since Thirteen Ghosts hit theaters, and while it didn't get much love from critics at the time, it's since become ...
Takashi Miike
52.1k viewsTakashi Miike's Episode Of 'Masters Of Horror' Was So Extreme Showtime Wouldn't Even Air ItMasterminded by frequent Stephen King adaptor Mick Garris, the Showtime series Masters of Horror, which ran from 2005 to 2007, had...
The People Under the Stairs
244.7k views'The People Under the Stairs' Is A Brilliant '90s Horror Film That Deserves More AttentionIt may be something of an odd duck in Wes Craven's horror filmography, but The People Under the Stairs is probably his most fierce...
Cat's Eye
20.8k views'Stephen King's Cat's Eye' Is Low-Key One Of King's Darkest And Most Terrifying MoviesIf you grew up in that glorious era when the video store reigned supreme, then you remember walking past the box for Stephen King’...
Thinner
173.1k viewsStephen King's 'Thinner' Movie Is Weirder Than You RememberWith the sequel to Andy Muschietti's It due out in 2019, along with a new version of Pet Sematary, Stephen King fever is gripping ...
The Shining (1997)
81.7k viewsThe 1997 Miniseries Of 'The Shining' Was Stephen King's Angry Rebuttal To Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick's The Shining is considered to be one of the scariest movies in horror history. It also routinely appears on lists...
House on Haunted Hill (1999)
13.2k views‘House on Haunted Hill' Perfectly Capped Off ‘90s Horror With Over-The-Top Action And GoreOn October 27th, 1999, Dark Castle Entertainment released a stunning remake of William Castle's 1959 cult classic House on Haunted...
Entertainment
11.8k viewsThe Super-Spiders Of ‘Arachnophobia’ Are The Unsung Eight-Legged Slashers Of 1990s CinemaWhen we think of the classic slashers and creature features of the 1980s and '90s, Arachnophobia might not be at the top of our li...
Brainscan
20.6k viewsBrainscan Is The Most '90s '90s Horror Movie Ever Made, And It Still Rocks In Its Own WayThere are '90s horror movies, and then there are very '90s horror movies, and Brainscan certainly fits into the latter category. F...
The Cell
159k views‘The Cell’ Was The WTF Trip Into The Mind Of A Serial Killer Horror Fans Didn’t Know They NeededAnyone who was even peripherally paying attention to pop culture around the turn of the 21st century is bound to remember a certai...
George A. Romero
6.7k views'The Dark Half' Is A George Romero-Stephen King Collaboration That Never Got Its DueWhen it was released in 1993, the George Romero adaptation of Stephen King's The Dark Half underperformed at the box office and re...
Zombies
33k viewsThe Cult Classic ‘Dead Alive’ Is Peter Jackson At His Funniest, Vilest, Most Entertaining PeakIf you’re of a particular age, you remember the worn-out VHS cover standing in the horror section of your local video store: a wom...
Tales from the Crypt presents: Demon Knight
31.3k viewsIt Was A Critical And Box Office Failure, But ‘Demon Knight’ Is A Bucket Of Silly, Gory FunOne of the best comedic horror films to come out of the late 1990s, Tales from the Crypt Presents: Demon Knight was, unfortunately...
Event Horizon
189.2k views‘Event Horizon’ Is A Terrifying Horror Movie From The ‘90s That Deserves Another ChanceThe year was 1997. Sci-fi cinema was bright, slick, and more than a little silly, with movies like Men in Black, The Fifth Element...
Entertainment
29.5k views'The Exorcist III' Is A Buried Treasure That Carries On The Legacy Of The Original 'Exorcist'What do you get when you combine a demonic serial slayer, a detective questioning his faith, and one hell of a jump scare? One cre...
The Frighteners
35.6k views‘The Frighteners’ Is A Twisted Peter Jackson Horror-Comedy That Deserves Your AttentionWhat do you get when Peter Jackson and Michael J. Fox team up for a ghost film? An exciting, over-the-top, ethereal adventure invo...
Ghost Ship
108k views‘Ghost Ship’ Might Have More To Offer Than Its Opening SceneWhen Ghost Ship was released in 2002, it was an anomaly. While the film made money, it was met with middling reviews, and its old-...
Ghostwatch
127.8k views'Ghostwatch' Is The Most Underrated Found Footage Movie You've Never SeenYears before The Blair Witch Project popularized the found footage horror movie genre, one of the creepiest examples of the style ...
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later
10.1k views‘Halloween H20’ Is An Underappreciated Horror GemWhen Jamie Lee Curtis returned as Laurie Strode in 2018's Halloween,  a direct sequel to John Carpenter's classic 1978 original, d...
Hollow Man
8.9k views'Hollow Man' Is A Fever Dream Of A Horror Movie That Could Have Only Been Made In 2000After a string of bold, unflinching films including RoboCop, Basic Instinct, Showgirls, and Starship Troopers, controversial Dutch...