Pierre Roustan

I am an author, adventurer, and father, living with my wife, four daughters and one son in Grand Rapids, Michigan. I've trekked through tundras, waded through swamps, wandered through deserts, and swam in the Great Barrier Reef.

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3 Terrifying Short Films About the Forests That Frighten Us
15 days ago
Seriously? Don't mean to poke fun at this, but it really is true: somehow, some way, it seems that in the classic trope and style of a horror film from the bowels of B-cheese like Friday the 13th to e...
The One Movie You Thought Disney Would Never Do: 'The Sixth Sense'
a month ago
And you thought that it was an M. Night Shyamalan affair, right? Wrong. Believe it or not, but the minds behind the ominous tale about a man trying to solve the mental breakdown of a kid who sees "dea...
The Top 10 Streaming Scary Movies of Today (According to Netflix)
6 months ago
Maybe too clever? I don't know. Somehow whenever I think of numbers, it doesn't account for those other variables—the kinds we can't really measure. This is especially the case for the entertainment i...
4 Reasons Why 'Stranger Things' Has Created a Movement of Kid Horror Films and TV
6 months ago
To be fair, Stranger Things certainly had help from the likes of the Goonies, Monster Squad, and the original IT movie (and book) everyone was always so fond of. It was like horror and thrills literal...
'The Shape of Water' and 'Get Out' Cleaned Up at the Academy Awards 2018, and Here's Why:
6 months ago
Long gone are the days when the horror film is nothing more than a cheesy guilty pleasure, wrought with unbelievable circumstances and lackluster characters featuring one-dimensional brain neurons cho...
Is the Horror Heroine Making a Comeback, or Is It Just Wishful Thinking?
7 months ago
There was a time when the "horror heroine" fell by the wayside in favor of flashy and sexy superheroes. It was a sad time. Then, for ages we had to gladly put up with some of the more visceral horror ...