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Night of the Demons: Original Vs. Remake

Night of the Demons is a horror cult classic that is just as entertaining today as it was back in 1988 when it was released. I recently bought the Blu-ray of the original as well as the remake and decided it would be fun to do a comparison article. It is no secret that the remake receives a lot of …

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Tommy Jarvis: The Luckiest and Most Likely Jason Voorhees Survivor

The character of Tommy Jarvis from the Friday the 13th films is not particularly simple. Before clashing with Jason Voorhees, the young Tommy (Corey Feldman) already had an interesting personality. In addition to creating neat masks and exhibiting skills as an auto mechanic, he seemed to have a decent grasp of psychology — which he successfully employed to defeat Jason — …

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Will Stephen King Really Be Involved in the Second Season of ‘Stranger Things?’

The internet has been abuzz with rumors concerning Netflix’s breakout series Stranger Things, citing everything from the expected release date to new characters. According to TMZ, we now have confirmation from David Harbour – who plays Sheriff Jim Hopper in the show – whether or not the Master of Horror Stephen King will indeed be involved in Stranger Things‘ second season. …

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We Are the Flesh (2016) Movie Review

Recently, PopHorror got an inside look at the trailer for We Are the Flesh, a Spanish post-apocalyptic film due to be released this month. To say we were excited was an understatement. Now, just a few days later, we were lucky enough to have the opportunity to see We Are the Flesh in all of its glory. Was it as …

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Diary of a Deadbeat: The Story of Jim VanBebber (2015) Review

Jim VanBebber is a name I first heard shortly after dropping out of high school, around the time I started reading Fangoria magazine. I read an article about his film The Manson Family and how it took almost 15 years to make. I got to see all of these bloody, gory pictures of the various things that happen in the …

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PopHorror’s Favorite Horror Movies of 2016

The year 2016 has definitely had its up and downs, but despite the depressing and terrible things we’ve had to endure, there have been some great horror movie contributions over this past year. Amid the clunkers and out-and-out bombs, filmmakers have snuck some pretty great horror additions into our midst. To celebrate the New Year, the PopHorror writers have come …

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Most Memorable Horror Antagonists of 2016

Horror fans are often asked why they love the genre. The most common answer I see is that horror is an escape from everyday life. They provide fans with the most foul, terrifying monsters that make us all think that life could always be worse. This year – 2016 – is known as the year that everyone wants to forget. …

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RIP Carrie Fisher – A True Pop Culture Icon

Unfortunately, 2016 has been the year of the Grim Reaper. Every time we pop culture aficionados are ready to face the world again after mourning the loss of a celebrity, another one passes away. As most of you have already heard, the beautiful and incredibly talented Carrie Fisher passed away this morning, December 27th, at the age of 60. This is one …

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File Under Sadism/ChromeSkull: ‘Laid To Rest’ (2009)

We’ve had our share of awesome horror villains throughout the years. One of the most badass and underrated ones came from the 2009 slasher film, Laid To Rest which has a memorable villain named ChromeSkull. He is not a force to be reckoned with, but is the film worth a watch beyond this sadistic killer? Fast movies are supposed to create …

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7 of the Saddest Deaths in Horror Films

Romantic comedies and dramas aren’t the only genres that can make people cry. If anything, killing off characters in horror films can tug at your heartstrings even more. Horror isn’t known for providing characters with quick deaths. These are a few character deaths that affected me personally.  Gage Creed – Pet Sematary After watching his son Gage (Miko Hughes) gets …

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