Horror Movies

The Most-Shared Horror Movie Trailers Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

We all love a fright at Halloween, and we particularly love a fright involving creepy dolls, demonic possession and children. So suggests the list ...

10 Great 'Found Footage' Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Ever since the success of 'The Blair Witch Project', it's become a trope of modern cinema, that moment when some unwitting bystanders come across a ra...

Memories of a Hellraiser - A Chat with Chatterer

Roger Crow | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

September 1987, and the face of horror changed forever. Hellraiser, Clive Barker's debut movie, turned out to be one of the most visionary and influential films of the decade.

Unearthing How Horror Affects the Heart

Shingo Murakami | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Shingo Murakami

As the nights draw in and a post work run becomes even less appealing, it got us wondering about the alternative ways to get our pulses racing? We've all heard the expression my "heart skipped a beat", but how does horror actually affect our heart rates?

Top Five Horror Movies To Watch This Halloween

Susie McBeth | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Susie McBeth

Here are five horror movies that are sure to have you hiding behind a cushion this Halloween...

10 Ways America Has Ruined Halloween For British People

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Halloween in Britain used to mean apple-bobbing and poorly homemade costumes. Not any more. SEE ALSO: 15 Brilliant Homemade Halloween Costume...

Sharknado vs Strippers vs Werewolves: The Power of Dumb

Pat Higgins | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Pat Higgins

One day I'll wake up on a fine summer's morning with a movie title so irresistibly ridiculous that it'll make Sharknado look like Hamlet. And you'll roll your eyes when you see it showing at the cinema and ask yourself "Who writes this sh*t?" And you'll hear me whisper "I do".

Piracy! Illegal Downloads! Fight! Fight! Fight!

Pat Higgins | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Pat Higgins

I'm an independent filmmaker. I've tried a lot of different ways of giving stuff away free over the years. However, shooting movies isn't free, and at some point in the process you need to make sure that someone gives you some money, otherwise you don't get to make any more independent movies.

Everything Is Offensive (Including David Bowie)

Pat Higgins | Posted 19.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Pat Higgins

As soon as you start trying to protect people from the potentially offensive, the whole thing turns into a giant game of whack-a-mole. Potentially offensive things leap up from all directions, and no sooner have you squashed one than a dozen more potential shocking things pop up instead. Because EVERYTHING is offensive. In some context. To someone.

Why are the French So Good at Horror Films?

Harriet Williamson | Posted 30.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Harriet Williamson

Out of the seething mass of horror films I have both endured and absorbed over the last four years, it is the French titles that stand out most in my mind. They refuse to be ignored. They are visceral, shocking and innovative and they stay with me long after the final credits are over.

The Best of the Video Nasties

Kieran Turner-Dave | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kieran Turner-Dave

Due to the advent of home video technology coinciding with a time of mass unemployment in the UK, many independent retailers began to spring up selling videos, which at the time did not have age restrictions and were not required to be classified by the BBFC.

Film Review: Mama (2013)

Thomas Patrick | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Patrick

Mama, directed by debutante Andres Muschietti is based on his short film and boasts a truly impressive cast of actors, including Oscar-nominated Jessica Chastain.

Lionsgate's New Film Won't Keep the Screams at Bay!

James Walden | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
James Walden

Barry Levinson's The Bay releasing nationwide November 2nd adds a new dimension of fright that hasn't been seen in some time.

WATCH: New Halloween Films And Classic Alternatives

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Every year, Halloween means a rash of film releases designed to haunt, terrify or (if you're a little younger) gently goad you into some monster relat...

The Scariest Classic Horror Film Creatures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Halloween is the time to dig out the scariest films lurking in your attic and frighten yourselves with tales of vampires, ghouls, zombies and monsters...

Joss Whedon: 'Horror Is Necessary And Redeemable'

The Huffington Post UK\ | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

It doesn't take an expert to work out that the darkly inventive minds behind The Cabin In The Woods belong to fans of horror movies. Producer Joss ...

The Anti-Fright Fest Campaign for Hugs, Not Horror

Charlotte Skeoch | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Charlotte Skeoch

Try as you might to convince me that watching horror films is an activity for sane human beings, I shall not be moved.

Fright Night - A Remake That Isn't Terrible

Thomas Patrick | Posted 01.11.2011 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Patrick

Remakes are becoming more and more popular each year. The trend in late 2000s was to take a 1980s horror film and throw a big budget at it.