INDIEWATCH: ‘Never Sleep Again’ A Long, Long Love Letter To Freddy Fans

Jason, Jaws and Michael Myers. None of them held a candle to the man who made me fear water beds: Freddy Krueger, and “Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy” digs into the history and fandom through interviews with franchise creator Wes Craven, Freddy’s main adversary, Nancy (Heather Langenkamp), Freddy himself, Robert Englund, and every.…
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MY FIVE: Best Heroines Of Horror

In honor of Halloween, I give you MY TOP FIVE Best Heroines of Horror. 5. Rosemary, “Rosemary’s Baby,” 1968. Mia Farrow brings it as the delicate woman whose only objective is to save her unborn child from devil worshipers. Farrow delivers as a mother who will stop at nothing, regardless of how the chips may…
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Top Villains Of Horror

Unlike any other genre, a horror movie’s success hinges on the villain. Their superhuman powers, their odd motivations and even their sinister one-liners and delivery can make or break a franchise. Here’s my list of the best, most terrorizing villains, psychos and homicidal killers of horror. 10. The Thing FIRST SIGHTING: “The Thing” (1982) Director…
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MY 5: Worst Horror Movie Remakes

The key to watching a remake is going in with low to no expectations. I learned this the hard way when I went to the new “Evil Dead.” Before the opening credits, I tweeted: “This better be as good as the original!” And I meant it. Wrong move. I ruined the whole movie for myself.…
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