Archive for: Horror

Evil Fanservice

I’m not sure what I expected when I rented the 2013 Evil Dead re-make. Maybe I was hoping for a few scares, or at least a few laughs. Or maybe I’m just another aging nerd wallowing in nostalgia.

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Jason Thompson on Junji Ito’s Tomie Stories

The politics of horror.

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Sarah Horrocks on Science-Fiction and Horror Comics

“Sci-fi as a genre is a world shaper.”

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2000 Maniacs!

An essay in comics form on Herschell Gordon Lewis’ film 2000 Maniacs!

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The Horrors of Broadcast Television

The River is a fascinating show. Not fascinating in the sense of being well-written, or suspenseful, or really any good at all.

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Fecund Snails

Uzumaki’s most disturbing chapter is probably “The Snail” — a story which is equally, if more elliptically, obsessed with reproduction.

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Women and Children First … To Die!

Netflix streaming allows for eclectic diet of movies. You can view not just Hollywood crap, but crap from all over the world.

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