Tag Archives: Horror

SkipAdvisor | Cinema’s spookiest houses and why you won’t want to visit

To celebrate the release of The Secret of Marrowbone – a brand new spook-fest for fans of haunted house cinema – we’ve rounded up thirteen of the most horrible buildings in film history.

We’ve given each house a review, factoring in local amenities. We also offer a SkipAdvisor rating – the higher the number the spookier the house.

Take a look at our list and let us know what you think is missing in the comments!

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Happy Death Day | Review

★★★

Those under the impression that the meta hip-horror genre had crawled back into the grave with Scream 4 might find themselves experiencing déjà vu on watching Christopher B. Landon’s Happy Death Day. Mind, they won’t be alone in the feeling. If you’ve ever watched: Groundhog Day, Mean Girls, Halloween, Scooby-Doo, Clue, American Pie, A Nightmare on Elm Street, or, indeed, Screams 1 to 4, this one’ll resurrect familiarity. As a chirpy take on the slasher genre – more playful than the Wes Craven send-ups – there’s a lot of fun to be had here but a feature of slightly less eclectic genre pickings would have been welcome.

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Ultimate Horror Scene: Nominees – Part 3

We’re looking for the ULTIMATE horror film scene and it’s up to you to decide!

Here are the final nominees in our quest to find your ULTIMATE horror film scene! Each scene has been handpicked by some of Film Twitter’s finest, whilst you can check out the other nominees and vote via the links below…

Spoilers will follow…

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Ultimate Horror Scene: Nominees – Part 2

We’re looking for the ULTIMATE horror film scene and it’s up to you to decide!

Here are the second trio of nominees in our quest to find your ULTIMATE horror film scene! Each scene has been handpicked by some of Film Twitter’s finest, whilst you can check out the other nominees and vote via the links below…

Spoilers will follow…

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Ultimate Horror Scene: Nominees – Part 1

We’re looking for the ULTIMATE horror film scene and it’s up to you to decide!

Here are the first three nominees in our quest to find your ULTIMATE horror film scene! Each scene has been handpicked by some of Film Twitter’s finest, whilst you can check out the other nominees and vote via the links below…

Spoilers will follow…

Continue reading Ultimate Horror Scene: Nominees – Part 1

The Spookometer: What should you watch this Halloween?

You’ve got to watch something scary on the night of Halloween – after you’ve been trick or treating  and apple-bobbing of course – but when it comes to frightening films too often people divide themselves between lovers and haters/yes please and no thank you.

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