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Interview with B Movie Queen Sarah French

Sarah French has been doing independent horror films for many years now. Sometimes going by the name Scarlet Salem, the star of nearly fifty horror films, including PopHorror favorite Monsterland (2016), Beach Massacre at Kill Devil Hills (2017), Shriek of the Sasquatch! (2011), Killer Biker Chicks (2009) or The Half-Life Horror From Hell or: Irradiated Satan Rocks the World! (2014), took a few …

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Breaking News: Taissa Farmiga Cast As The Lead Role In The Nun!

Not too long after The Conjuring 2 was released in theaters, a spinoff was announced that will focus on the main antagonist, The Nun. Comingsoon.net and Deadline have announced that Taissa Farmiga has recently been cast for the lead role in the upcoming film!  Taissa is the younger sister of Conjuring star, Vera Farmiga. James Wan recently posted on twitter …

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James Wan And Alexandre Aja Working Together In Horror Film ‘Smart House!’

What do you get when you cross the mind behind Saw with the mind behind High Tension? Horror fans are about to find out! Horror legends James Wan and Alexandre Aja are officially making a horror film together called Smart House, according to Bloody Disgusting. On top of that, Variety has announced that production company Lionsgate has acquired the rights …

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Death Sentence (2007) – Movie Review

I’ve always been a sucker for a good ole revenge flick. Seeing countless films on the topic, it tends to get a bit repetitive. But on a rare occasion, an exception passes through. This can be said about James Wan’s 2007 thriller, Death Sentence. James Wan has always been known for his brutal and terrifying aspect of horror with his …

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Horror Icon Patrick Wilson to Play Aquaman Villain

Earlier today it was announced that Patrick Wilson (The Conjuring, Insidious) is set to play Orm/Ocean Master in director James Wan’s Aquaman. Orm is the younger brother and frequent villain of Arthur Curry/Aquaman. Orm’s origins have varied from continuity to continuity. Currently, he is the Atlantean born half-brother of Aquaman who killed their mother and took over the throne. His …

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Interview with House of Purgatory’s Tyler Christensen

First time director/script writer Tyler Christensen wasn’t afraid to jump right in to the world of horror movie making, creating the tight, tense House of Purgatory, a film that’s both original and relatable to horror lovers. Recently, PopHorror got to have a chat with the fledgling filmmaker, asking him about his projects before and after House of Purgatory, who inspires …

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Happy Birthday Cary Elwes – ‘Saw’ Actor Turns 54!

Cary Elwes

Cary Elwes doesn’t just have an impossible name to pronounce, he has a birthday as well!  The English actor and veteran of the Saw films turns 54 years old today. Happy Birthday, Cary! Although he’s probably best known for playing “Westley” in The Princess Bride, Cary Elwes is no stranger to horror. Cary appeared in Bram Stoker’s Dracula back in …

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Lights Out (2016) – Review

So far, 2016 has proven to be quite surprising in regards to horror flicks.  Movies such as The Conjuring 2, The Shallows, and The Purge: Election Year have dominated the box office with ease. It’s refreshing to see the horror genre doing so well. I don’t know how many times I’ve walked into a theater, super excited to see the latest scary movie, only …

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2nd Lights Out Trailer Features Family Dysfunction

Even though the US premier of the supernatural horror chiller Lights Out is over 3 weeks away, buzz for the James Wan produced film is at a fever pitch. The first trailer for the movie, released on March 26th, has been viewed a whopping 5.2 million times. The 2nd Lights Out trailer, released earlier this week, is hot on its …

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