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.

Zoe Olivia20 days ago
An Unfamiliar Place
I open my eyes and stare straight up at the bright blue sky, and the white clouds passing by above me. It takes me a minute to realize I'm laying on the ground. I slowly start to push myself up off th...
Timothy Kohut24 days ago
Best Slasher Movies on Netflix
It is human nature to embrace the intrinsic feeling of manufactured fear. Obviously, nobody wants to go toe-to-toe with a real-life murderer (I mean, unless you're into that kind of stuff?), but watch...
Skylar Abdeljalil2 months ago
The Making of a Monster: Jason Voorhees
Friday the 13th is arguably one of the most iconic, well-known horror franchises ever created. The centerpiece for this franchise is, of course, Jason Voorhees - the king of all psycho killers. Though...
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Erin O'Neil2 months 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 Kinney3 months 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 Sullivan4 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 Jay4 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...
Elizabeth Z.4 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 Litherland4 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 Baker6 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 Farras7 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 Litherland7 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 Childs7 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 Hurditch9 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 Raymond10 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 Arnolda year 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...
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 Zunigaa year 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 ...