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What if Will Poulter was the New Pennywise?

Taking on the role as Pennywise was going to be a big task for anyone to do. Tim Curry did it so well back in 1990 that anyone who would play the role again would have some big clown shoes to fill. Before Bill Skarsgård was cast as the new Pennywise there were rumors going around on who it would be. …

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Horror Movie and Halloween Inspired Bath Bombs!

Child’s Play is a horror movie franchise that began in the late 80’s and continued throughout the 1990’s. The movie centers around a “Good Guy” doll named Chucky that has been possessed by a soul of a serial killer. Who can forget the infamous line, “Hi, I’m Chucky. Wanna play? ” There is quite a bit of merchandise relating to …

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H. P. Lovecraft Turns 126, Happy Birthday!

My friends and family all know how big of a fan of H. P. Lovecraft I am. For those that don’t, I have his face tattooed on my arm, I have a picture of him as my computer background, and I made a trip to Rhode Island specifically to visit his grave. Lovecraft has been my favorite author since I …

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Happy Birthday to Alfred Hitchcock, the Master of Suspense

Today we mark the 118th birthday of Alfred Hitchcock, the Master of Suspense and one of the greatest directors of all time. He’s responsible for such masterpieces as Psycho, Rear Window, Vertigo, and The Birds. He developed a unique, signature style that includes maintaining a simple story all while breaking suspense clichés. He also uses humor to break the tension. He …

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Murder Mystery: Who Killed My Franchise?

Sequels are a bit of a taboo subject in the horror community. There are the fans who love them and those that find them to be completely unnecessary additions. Myself, I love sequels to stories I’m not ready to let go of. I like the faster pace, the bigger body count, and the increased gore approach. However, as fun as …

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School Bus Graveyard is the Perfect Setting for a Horror Movie

As a writer and avid horror fan, I’m always thinking about unique settings and different stories I would like to see in a horror movie. With horror, your imagination truly never dies. I recently discovered something called the School Bus Graveyard in Georgia and it’s a sight to behold.  According to ONLYINYOURSTATE.COM, “This unique auto-salvage-turned-art-gallery was created by Alonzo Wade, …

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Genre Policing: A New Trend In Horror

When I saw Get Out (2017) (see our review here), I knew that it would be an important movie for the horror genre. I also knew it would be a controversial one. I thought that controversy would be born of the film’s masterful treatment of American anxieties about race, and there was plenty of that to be sure. What I …

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You’ll Float Too: Kids React to Watching New “IT” Trailer

I’ll be honest and say that when I first watched the new trailer for IT… the end made me jump. Freaking clowns, man! While scrolling across the internet, I came across the reaction of some kids who watched the trailer as well. Their reaction was spot on and I loved it. See for yourselves: These three kids have a youtube …

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Couple Creates A Horrifyingly Brilliant Gender Reveal

I recently went to my sister and brother-in-law’s gender reveal party and baby shower. The shower was Toy Story themed with the typical fun games (guess the poop), finger foods, and the opening of presents. It was a fun time with friends and family. However, some couples like to switch it up a bit that and do things differently. I …

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Happy Birthday to Donald Sutherland!

Donald Sutherland

For more than 50 years Donald Sutherland has been a mainstay in Hollywood. The veteran actor has nearly 200 acting credits to his name, including a number of badass Sci-Fi and Horror films. Sutherland was born on July 17, 1935 in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. We at PopHorror would like to wish Donald a very happy 82nd birthday! Donald …

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