Please, don’t remake Suspiria

As a long time horror film buff, I absolutely loved Suspiria. 

Released in 1977, Suspiria is director Dario Argento’s masterpiece.

ABC axes The River

A horror TV show is quite difficult to keep on the air, unless you can present it with a radically different twist. 

The clear poison of The Raven

The Raven is a macabre adventure that isn’t quite sure what to do with itself.

Video: Katniss Everdeen does horror

Jennifer Lawrence - aka Katniss of The Hunger Games - is starring in a new horror flick, House at the End of the Street.

Area 407 trailer crashes in the wrong field

IFC Midnight has released a trailer for its upcoming found-footage sci-fi thriller Area 407.

Cabin in the Woods and 80’s horror nostalgia

While not all the reviews for Cabin in the Woods have been favorable, I have no doubt it’s going to be a big crowd pleaser, and as a long time horror fan myself, I had great fun with it. 

The Avengers are coming on strong

Joss Whedon's really on a roll these days, with Cabin in the Woods coming this weekend, which as a horror fan, I enjoyed enormously.

Resident Evil 6 horror trailer is captivating

Capcom is showcasing its long-awaited Resident Evil 6 (RE6) trailer at Captivate 2012.

Cabin in the Woods featurette answers the questions

Lionsgate has  eleased a new featurette for Joss Whedon's upcoming mystery adventure horror film The Cabin in the Woods.

Is Netflix embracing the horror business?

The future of movies is of course going to be heavily streamed, and many predict this is where the next big game changer is going to come from, not from your local theater or on regular television, but on the small screen.

Restoring classic horror flicks

It’s a sad fact of life that’s going to become more prevalent as time goes by, but we’re going to be losing a lot of movies because no one is preserving them by keeping the celluloid elements in shape.

Joss Whedon's Cabin in the Woods hits SXSW

Usually when a film is held up it can signal bad news and it's taken quite some time - nearly two years - for Joss Whedon's horror opus, Cabin in the Woods, to get set up for a release.

Sci-fi and horror films hold their own

Whether you follow the box office horserace every weekend or not, Superbowl weekend was a nice one at the movies.

Trailer for 7500 stows you under the seat

CBS Films has released the first trailer for its upcoming supernatural thriller, 7500. The film is about a plane which, while in flight over the Atlantic, has been taken over by an enigmatic presence. 

Comic books legend Joe Simon will live on

Joe Simon - who co-created Captain America with Jack Kirby - recently passed away at the age of 98.

Djinn trailer knows your secrets

ImageNation Abu Dhabi has released its first trailer for Tobe Hooper’s Djinn, a film produced by the fledgling UAE film industry for American audiences.

The importance of film preservation

While talking to a friend of mine about horror movies, I was recently shocked to learn that the classic London After Midnight, starring Lon Chaney, is now a lost film.

Where horror and video games intersect

"If you were to turn out the lights and play Doom 3 on a large monitor and wear headphones, it’s probably a lot scarier than most movies will ever be."

What's so scary?

It's a question horror film directors hate as much as musicians dislike being asked, "What are your influences?"

On Paranormal Activity and the horror genre

The horror genre has endured quite a lot of ups and downs throughout its history, but usually comes back strong, as illustrated by the third movie in the Paranormal Activity franchise.