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Classic Horror Origins: Frankenstein’s Monster

Everyone may recognize Frankenstein’s monster, but how many of them actually know where he came from? This quick recap will give you the facts you need to know regarding one of the horror genre’s most enduring characters.

The Nine Greatest Horror Film Stars of All Time

 Halloween is almost here. This is the time of year for putting your favorite horror films in the DVD player. When you think of horror movies over the decades, there are certain actors whose names are indelibly linked to the horror genre. In honor of Halloween 2016, Cinelinx looks at the nine greatest horror films stars of all time.

Pumpkinhead to be Revived by Saw Executive Producer

The demonic 1988 classic horror franchise is getting rebooted by an executive producer who is no stranger to horror!  Come inside to find out more!

25 Great Horror Movies for Halloween

 It’s Halloween, the time of year for watching horror films with the lights out. You may be trying to decide which films you should watch for your Halloween scare-fest. There are many good films, depending on your taste. As a Halloween gift to you, Cinelinx lists 25 of the best horror films to watch, for your Halloween enjoyment. All these films are of excellent quality and convey the requisite eeriness and suspenseful mood to keep you in the creepy Halloween mood.

The Last Great Horror Icon Is Gone: Where Are the Future...

 With the death of horror film legend Christopher Lee, the last of the legendary honor guard of horror has passed on. He was part of an elite group that created the horror genre. Lee’s passing is a reminder that it’s been a long time since we had a new horror film superstar. Is the day of the horror film specialist gone forever? Where are the big-screen boogie-men for the 21st century?

Top 5 Shared Cinematic Universes

Shared, multi-franchise universes are all the rage right now, with many studios jumping on board to milk the cash cow. Cinelinx takes a look back at the five best combine universes in film. 

Jessica Cameron and Jonathan Higgins Announce New Collaboration, Desolation

In today's Indie Beat, Jessica Cameron and Jonathan Higgins have announced the latest film project as part of their Kill the PA cross-country filmmaking experiment, called Desolation.  They've released the first details on the new horror flick, some initial poster art for it, and provided more details on all the films included on their unique endeavor.  

Blu Review: Zombie Hunter

Zombie Hunter is an absolutely ridiculous film. That's not meant to be a putdown in this case. If it were anything but ridiculous, it just wouldn't work. It's what makes the movie watchable and gives it such an entertaining air.

Blu Review: Halloween 35th Anniversary Edition

It doesn't matter what time of year it is, any time you watch Halloween it becomes October 31st for an hour and a half. Anchor Bay Entertainment reminded me of this with its 35th Anniversary Edition of John Carpenter's slasher masterpiece. It's always a pleasure to re-visit Haddonfield and spend a little more time with Michael Myers, Dr. Loomis, Laurie Strode, and all her friends.

DVD Review: Among Friends

Danielle Harris has literally grown up in front of a camera. Her first role was in 1987 for the soap opera One Life to Live. She's never looked back since, starring in nearly 90 television shows and movies. These days, she's become a scream queen within the horror genre through her roles in four Halloween films and countless others. No longer content to have the camera pointed at her, Harris stepped behind it for her directing debut Among Friends.

Casual Cinecast take on X-Men Dark Phoenix

Before the main review (Dark Phoenix), Mike, Chris, and special guest Peyton breakdown everything they’ve been watching and recent news from the last week...