Let’s talk, you and I. Let’s talk about fear. So starts Stephen King’s first collection of short stories, Night Shift. From telekinetic teenagers to monstrous creatures, King has written about […]
In the pantheon of 80s horror movies, Poltergeist is oft-overlooked. At a time when gore-filled slashers were in vogue—thanks in part to the success of the Friday the 13th and Halloween film series—Poltergeist relied on a simple, Grimms’ Fairy Tales-esque plot to deliver its frights. Exploring universal themes of love, death, and greed, Poltergeist is the rare family-horror film that doesn’t pander explicitly to children.
They may seem like strange bedfellows, but comedy and horror go hand-in-hand. Some of the most revered horror movies of all time contain moments of extreme humor: Jack Torrance’s famous “Here’s Johnny!” […]
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