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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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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Pros And Cons Of ‘Insidious: Chapter 2’

I was so jazzed to see Part 2 of one of the best, most original horror movies I’ve seen this decade. And that was my No. 1 mistake. Ya gotta go in with low to no expectations. But all was not lost. Here are some pros and cons of “Insidious: Chapter 2.” PRO: Director James…
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Curiosity Killed The Cat With ‘Scream 4’

I couldn’t help it. I had to see “Scream 4.” I grew up with the movies and their parody counterparts, but that doesn’t seem like a good enough excuse. Regardless, I paid the $5 for a matinee and I guess I got my money’s worth. It was silly and a very brief escape from reality.…
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