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An American Werewolf in London directed by John Landis.

Script to Pieces: John Landis’ American Werewolf Part II

Welcome to Script to Pieces, a recurring feature at Wicked Horror where we look at the best, most interesting and at times most unbelievable horror movies that never happened. Sometimes these will be ...

Director Wes Craven's cameo in Scream

Five Horror Director Cameos You Probably Never Noticed

Many directors are fond of appearing in their own work in some capacity or another. Given that there are plenty of people who aren’t entirely familiar with what their favorite directors look lik...

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Horror Films You May Not Realize Have Won Academy Awards

There are very few horror films that have won an Academy Award.  It’s rare to see a horror picture nominated and even more unusual for a horror feature to actually win. No other genre has been snubbed...

Tales of Halloween

Frightfest 2015 Spotlight: Tales Of Halloween

With less than a month to go until Frightfest takes over the Vue in Leicester Square, Joey Keogh takes a look at some of the most-anticipated movies on this year’s jam-packed schedule. First up,...

Masters of Horror

Masters of Horror Episodes That Were Good Enough to be Features

The Showtime series Masters of Horror was one of the best anthology series in recent years. Each episode was an hour long, making them very nearly feature-length already. Some are even considered to b...

Why Twilight Zone: The Movie is One of the Most Overlooked Anthology Films

[soliloquy id=”17249″] Horror anthology films were very successful in the 1980’s in a way that they have not since been, unfortunately. Some of the best of the sub-genre came about during ...

David's transformation begins in American Werewolf in London

“A Different Kind of Animal”: Revisiting An American Werewolf in London

John Landis’s An American Werewolf in London is, simply put, one of the best werewolf movies ever made. Landis had already made a name for himself in comedy, directing movies that became instant class...

The new king kong movie skull island starring Tom Hiddleston.

Animal Kingdom- Beasts You Wouldn’t Want As Pets

Animals are cute right? Many of us get a pet to show us love and affection at any given time.  We all love a furry friend. Unless they try to eat us that is. Read on below for our top terrifying anima...

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