Halloween

See the Cast of ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ Then and Now
Unleashed in 1984, ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ gave everyone, well, nightmares with its horrific and instantly iconic villain Freddy Krueger — a psychotic man who is burned to death by the parents of the children he murdered, and has returned to kill their teenagers in kind by t…
See the Cast of ‘Halloween’ Then and Now
John Carpenter's 'Halloween,' released in 1978, became an instant horror classic -- the film follows teenager Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) as she's stalked by a masked killer while babysitting on Halloween night. 'Halloween' has spawned numerous sequels, a remake (with its own sequel), and has i…
Universal Halloween Horror Nights Review
I grew up going to theme parks. While most families were taking vacations to Hawaii, my family packed up the truck, threw us in the back with a camper shell as our only protection (seats belts?), and nothing but the road ahead of us as we trekked to Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm and Universa…
See the Cast of ‘Friday the 13th’ Then and Now
Audiences got their first taste of the ‘Friday the 13th’ franchise, which is now 12 films strong, when the original horror flick hit theaters in 1980. ‘Friday the 13th’ certainly wasn’t a star-based film — in fact its biggest name at the time was coming off …
10 Most Wicked Female Movie Villains
Mirror mirror on the wall, who’s the wickedest of them all? It takes a special something to make our list of the most wicked female movie villains — we’re talking really rotten ladies with evil motives who totally get under your skin. Some of them may be traditional villains, an…
Retro Rental: 20 Scary Movies to Get You Ready for Halloween
It's easy to feel ambiguous about Halloween -- so much delight and so much excess, every sign of joy on the face of a true believer paid for with a grim, hobbled, hollow-eyed walk of shame home on one broken high heel -- in my case, a shame specifically because my "Sexy Ripley in &apos…
The 10 Biggest Horror Movie Cliches
Even with films like 'Scream,' 'Behind the Mask' and 'The Cabin in the Woods' exposing horror's biggest tricks for all to see, horror films continue using them like proven liars yet again asking for trust. These horror cliches have relaxed over time, but we'll…
Pugs Dressed as Movie Characters for Halloween
Sure, animals in Halloween costumes are adorable, but pugs always seem to have the most awesome Halloween costumes around. Those scrunched-up little faces of theirs give so much more character to the costume... Oh, who are we kidding? We can't explain it. Pugs in Halloween costumes are just ridiculo…