Tagged:  Horror

By Murjani Rawls, May 25, 2020 0 Reviews

1954’s suspense-thriller Rear Window and the 2007 remake, Disturbia both taught us to be extra cautious of the neighbor next door. Now add a supernatural witch who seemingly has an endless amount of powers into the mix. The Wretched, directed… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, March 16, 2018 1,015

Exorcism movies have been interwoven into the horror genre fiber since 1973’s 360 head-turning classic The Exorcist. This is most… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, November 8, 2017 389

“MADMAX” served as a proper reintroduction of Hawkins, Indiana while we catch up with the old and new. The setting… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, October 25, 2017 1,059 Screen Rants

For most of us, sleep is where we find peace. It’s solace after a long day of challenges and plans. That’s until the imagination of the late Wes Craven and the emergence of a horribly, scarred man with a blade… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, October 14, 2017 169 Cinema Sharp

The tragedy of the summer of 1958 at Camp Crystal Lake would be the birth of an enduring horror franchise. 12 movies (and a reboot) to be exact. You just can’t keep an angry spirit down. The original Friday the… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, October 12, 2017 1,279 Screen Rants

It feels like W. W. Jacobs‘s 1902 tale, The Monkey’s Paw has been adapted in every which way. Remember the “Treehouse of Horror II” from The Simpsons? Wishes granted with unattended consequences. What would you do if you had such… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, October 6, 2017 172 Screen Rants

Before Eminem rapped about a fan obsession gone too far with 2000’s “Stan,” there was 1990’s Misery. Adapted from the 1987 Stephen King novel, it was a story that had every author second guessing meet and greets for a while…. Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, October 3, 2017 1,032 Screen Rants

Ah, the 80s. Horror movies like Re-Animator and The Fly relied upon more conventional means to scare you. Some modern horror movies rely on the inclusion of computer special effects and following a popular genre such as resting on laurels… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, March 30, 2017 394 Columns, Screen Rants

“when you’re down here with me, you’ll float, too–’ Stephen King. Coulrophobia is the word that described the phobia of clowns and the 1990 miniseries of Stephen King’s 1986 novel, IT did not help alleviate that fear. Tim Curry’s portrayal… Read More »

By Murjani Rawls, September 22, 2016 121

If you ever wondered how many classic horror tropes could be fit inside an hour TV episode – then the… Read More »