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Researching personal history and heritage is important when trying to find out who you are. Every person that has come before us contributes to the person we are to become. Courtney knows all about family trees and where her family comes from. She was very close to her grandmother who had spent her whole life researching and documenting their family’s history. Courtney would spend hours listening to her grandma talk about distant relatives and their grand adventures. Even when her grandma would find scandal in the family line, she would look at Courtney and say, “every apple tree has a few rotten apples.”
Halloween Villains Explained Part 3
I have explored with you the myth and facts behind two of the horror industry’s greatest villains: satanic cults and witches. Now, I will take you into the world of the paranormal and how horror films and shows have done it justice.
6 Things You Should Never Do on Halloween
Halloween is just around the corner. People are buying their candy, costumes and party essentials; kids are getting excited to get their hands on free goodies. With that being said, Halloween can also be a fairly dangerous night that can easily put anyone off trick-or-treating, so here is a list of things you probably shouldn't do on Halloween.
Movie Review: 'The Fog' - 4K Restoration
John Carpenter had a tough act to follow when he set out to followup his 1978 slasher flick Halloween. I may not be a fan of Halloween, but even I can recognize the impact the film had, becoming a big grossing genre flick and an influential piece of pop genre work. Carpenter became a cult hero overnight, and following that kind of success the first time out was a challenge.
Honest Review: 'The Haunting of Hill House'
The new Netflix original The Haunting of Hill House has been a recent talking point for many, and for that reason alone, I took it upon myself to see what everyone was talking about—judging for myself, if it was really worth all the hype.
Goriest Movies on Netflix You Can Watch Right Now
The blanket genre of "horror movies" can be broken down into subgenres in many different ways: the horror comedy, like Cabin in the Woods;the psychological thriller, like Hush or Gerald's Game;or the classic slasher flick like Texas Chainsaw Massacre. Across all these standard subgenres, there's a particular kind of film: the gorefest. Whether you watch on the edge of your seat, or hiding behind a blanket, there's a particular thrill to sitting back and enjoying a blood-filled, violent, horror movie. To that end, here are some of the goriest movies on Netflix right now.
Collecting scraps to build a nest is tiring work, I thought to myself, circling one of my local fields for the sixth time that day. It wasn't a huge nor pressing issue, as the eggs I had laid were quickly snarfed up by a hungry bird of prey before they could hatch, but I needed a place of warmth to stay for the winter.
The Wicked - Chapter 1
My mom called from the outside of my bedroom door. A low groan can be heard. Tired and lazy. Then I realized that it was mine. I sat up and rubbed my eyes.
Curiosity Killed the Innocence
1. Two missing children, the caretaker and groundsman of Ford's Playfield was discovered dead with his throat torn apart and his flesh shriveled up like a raison.
A Filmmaker's Guide to the Horror Techniques Used in 'Annabelle: Creation'
(Note: this article will be concentrating on analysis to do with the film 'Annabelle: Creation' and so, to get the best insight, it is recommended that you watch the film at least once over).
The Hiking Trip
So it's another ordinary day and my friend calls me up to ask me if I want to go hiking. I think to myself, well I want to do more to exercise and it has been a while, but hiking? It's been years since I've done anything like that.
All for the Best
“I’m sorry, Danny. I am so, so sorry.” He just stared back at me in silence, those empty eyes drilling future nightmares deep into the roots of my brain, his lips parted in a half smile that made him look like he’d just gotten the punch line of some stupid joke. Blood dripped off my hair and onto the floor, staining the carpet. I don’t remember how it got there. I don’t remember how I got here.