Review – Slender Man

Does any urban legend have as fascinating (and disturbing) a history as Slender Man?  The terrifying creature was created by Eric Knudsen as part of a 2009 online Photoshop contest and, from there, it took on a life of its own - literally, if you ask some people.  There have been real-life rituals and even... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – Quarantine

Original US release date: October 10, 2008 Production budget: $12,000,000 Worldwide gross: $41,319,906 Directed and co-written by John Erick Dowdle (Devil), Quarantine was a stylish horror thriller designed to take advantage of the found-footage fad that had hit big at the time.  While in no way originated by the film, the found-footage subgenre was popularized by... Continue Reading →

#ThrowbackThursday – The Conjuring

Original US release date: July 19, 2013 Production budget: $20,000,000 Worldwide gross: $318,000,141 Horror movies come and go at a brisk pace.  They're cheap enough to produce and popular enough as a genre that it's harder to lose money on them than it is to make a profit.  They typically don't break box office records. ... Continue Reading →

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