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5 REMAKES THAT OUTDID THE ORIGINAL

The Last House on the Left

Horror depends on surprise. Something that remakes lack. Little compares to Leatherface’s first appearance, or the reveal of the Crawler, lurking like a photo-bomber in The Descent. Both scenes are an ice-pick to the viscera. I’m not talking about jump scares. … Continue reading

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A Living Tribute: John Carpenter

‘Some genres can die, but I don’t think horror ever will.’ — John Carpenter John Carpenter is a living legend. His graceful and indelible touch on the horror scene has left fans reeling from his directorial elegance and inspirational soundtracks. Heralded … Continue reading

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Horror Movies That Could Use a Remake

The Thing 1982 John Carpenter Remake

Remakes. You either love’em or hate’em and for the most part it seems we horror folk hate them. But, I am of the thought that not all remakes are bad, look at the almost sheer perfection of John Carpenter’s The … Continue reading

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