slasher

Don't open that door! Psycho made slasher films a hallmark of the horror genre; explore iconic hackers, slashers, and chainsaw-wielding psychopaths, from the safety of your living room.

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Erin O'Neil6 days ago
Why 'Nightmare on Elm Street' Is the Best Slasher Franchise
Slasher films were all the rage back in the 80s. From the late 70s through the mid 90s, that was the format of horror movies. This was also the time of the horror sequel. Horror movies were becoming f...
Jesse Kinneya month ago
10 Best Slasher Villains of All Time
The horror genre has always been littered with incredible villains. From unknown creatures and demons to your run of the mill psychotic serial killers, there is no denying the lasting effect these ant...
Patrick Sullivan2 months ago
'Halloween' and the Return of the Original Slasher
This October we get to see the return of one of horror film's greatest evils, The Shape! Now you may be looking at the photo above and be thinking "Um, that's Michael Myers though," and I'd tell you y...
Cee Jay2 months ago
Hidden Cabin
Claire loved to travel and explore abandoned old things, like buildings and cemeteries. She heard about this old cabin in the woods where a man would hunt humans, take them to his cabin, and no one wo...
Gabriella Z.2 months ago
Upcoming Horror Movies We're "Dying" to See
After what has been a summer that seemed to be plaguing the entire northern hemisphere with record heat and temperatures mirroring the devil's kitchen (maybe), fall has never been more anticipated. So...
Neal Litherland2 months ago
5 Famous Slashers (And Their Real-Life Counterparts)
No matter how much blood and gore splatters the screen when you're watching a horror movie, you can always comfort yourself by repeating the ancient, childhood mantra of, “It's only a movie. It isn't ...
Tom Baker4 months ago
The Roommate's Death
Gina had just moved into her new dorm and, damn, she was excited. Her first year of college! She was feeling all grown up, and like a grown woman at last. And, man, there were some fine-looking dudes ...
Daniella Farras5 months ago
The Butcher's Pride
I was a child then, not the monster I am now. I remember it like it was yesterday. It burns in my mind till this very day. I was six years old going on seven, it was raining the day it happened, so th...
Neal Litherland5 months ago
5 Reasons Jason Voorhees Is One of the Greatest Slashers
Slasher movies, much like their monsters, never seem to die. The genre's foundations were laid by films like The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, and solidified by John Carpenter's infamous Halloween. Since t...
Mac Childs5 months ago
My Nightmare
What was that? There, I heard it again. Do you hear it? I look at the clock beside the bed; it reads 3:15 AM in bright block numbers that put the whole room in a red glow. It’s blinding. I keep meanin...
Keira Hurditch8 months ago
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
A house party with tons of alcohol and a whole nation of cute boys sounded good to Laura Thomas, but a whole plate of baloney to her father. "You're not going," he simply said, not taking his eyes of ...
Claire Raymond8 months ago
Why Mick Taylor Is the Best Modern Horror Villain
Horror movie villains are unique. If you create a good one, after one movie, they become icons. Just look at how Michael Myers has stood the test of time in the horror stakes. Even now, after almost 4...
Bruce Arnold9 months ago
Beautiful Darlings
Malcolm Chisel: psychopathic “baby” killer is a man who's lost touch with reality. As a weekly hobby he kidnaps little girls, tortures them and then brutally chops them into pieces. To him they are hi...
Cheyenne Grandel10 months ago
Deadly Dangerous Love
"... Bethany? Are you listening to me?" Dr.Jacobs asks, the entire class turning to stare at me with their blank eyes. "Yes," I answer, my cheeks burning. It was obvious something was going on between...
Paul Zuniga10 months ago
'Leatherface': The Savage Prequel To 1974's 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre' Gets A Release Date And Synopsis
Not too long ago, Leatherface, the prequel to Tobe Hooper's 1974 Texas Chainsaw Massacre debuted at the London FrightFest film festival. At the time, a theatrical release date wasn't released, but we ...
Tom Chapmana year ago
Keep Your Peepers Peeled: 'Jeepers Creepers 3' Gets A Terrifying First Trailer
Grab your fedora and unfurl those wings, because the Creeper is back. After clawing its way out of development hell and being cocooned in a wave of controversy thanks to director Victor Salva, the for...
Tom Chapmana year ago
Not Your Day Of The Week: Horror Writer Reveals What Happened To The New 'Friday The 13th' Movie
Leatherface, Michael, Freddy, Chucky, and Jason — no, this isn't the lineup for a One Direction replacement, it is the cream of the horror crop who have graced our screens for nearly 40 years. However...
Tom Chapmana year ago
Freddy, Steady, Kill: 'Child's Play' Writer Reveals His 'Elm Street' Crossover Plans
Sharpen those claws and get ready for playtime, because Hollywood has just unloaded possibly its best idea since James Gunn decided to put David Hasselhoff on the Guardians of the Galaxy soundtrack. H...