horror

How One Low-Budget Thriller Got the World of Camming Right

In the unnerving new psychological horror film Cam, which comes to Netflix this Friday (and will be playing in select theaters), a young woman named Alice (Madeline…

Everything I Know About Men I Learned From ‘The Thing’

The Thing, John Carpenter’s 1982 horror classic, is a slippery little number. It seems like a horror movie about a bunch of cooped-up researcher science…

We Still Haven’t Made a Better Horror Movie Than ‘Night of the Living Dead’

“We have met the enemy and he is us.” This was not the original phrase. A year into the War of 1812, winning a decisive…

Why Are Horror Movie Dads So Pathetic?

“I can fix it.” Hugh Crain’s mantra could also be his epitaph in the new version of The Haunting of Hill House, an adaptation of the…