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Unwrap The Trailer For Dead By Christmas

    Upcoming holiday horror film Dead By Christmas has gifted us with its first trailer. Filmed on Location in southeast Louisiana last December, director Armand Petri and producer Art Arutyunyan are bringing their holiday-themed slasher Dead By Christmas to audiences worldwide this October. In the film, reunited for the holidays, a group of friends raised together in […]

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Halloween Turns Deadly In Lionsgate’s ‘Hell Fest’

A Halloween night turns deadly in Lionsgate’s upcoming horror flick Hellfest. It was originally set to be directed by Jennifer Lynch (American Horror Story), but Gregory Plotkin (Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension) stepped in to take the helm. Written by William Penick (Meet Dave) and Chris Sey (Secrets in the Wall), the film, currently in post-production, stars Amy Forsyth […]

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Christmas Zombies With Candy In ‘Dying Light’

Christmas time is here and gifts are coming from the folks at Techland in the form of Elf-dressed Zombies in ‘Dying Light’ the first-person survival horror game where players can craft weapons and use parkour skills to survive a zombie outbreak in a quarantined city. As of the 22nd of December, a community challenge called […]

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Trailers For Christmas Classics Given A Horror Twist (Watch)

    We’ve all heard of or have seen the holiday comedy The Elf starring Will Ferrell as the overly-enthusiastic elf, Buddy. Let’s be honest, it’s cheesy and a bit obnoxious. The YouTube channel CineFix has taken the festive Christmas movie and flipped it on its head. The video that they have posted is dark. […]

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20 Holiday Horror Films That Will Fill You With Cheer And Fear

    Holiday horror films have become one of our favorite Christmas traditions and we’ve gathered a list of films to keep you entertained this holiday season. Enjoy!     Black Christmas (1974) A sorority house falls victim to a stranger during Christmas break.         Black Christmas (2006 Remake) An escaped maniac […]

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Movie Review: Cannibals And Christmas Lights – ‘Mercy Christmas’ Is A True Gift

  When you think about the holiday season one of the first things that pop into your mind is the food and sitting around the table with your loved ones. Every family has its own traditions and many times that includes meals. That’s exactly what the holiday horror film Mercy Christmas is about, with a […]

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A Collection of Creepy Christmas Shorts to Make it a Horror Holiday!

  ‘Tis the season and all that, but if you’re like your’s cruelly there’s entirely too many good tidings floating around (not to mention some truly dreadful music assaulting our eerie ear-holes). To that end let’s say we make things a tad more Ho Ho Horrible with a selection of sinister short fright flicks!   […]

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Spectacular Optical Presents ‘Yuletide Terror: Christmas Horror on Film and Television’

Time to embrace the darker side of Christmas.  This holiday season is usually filled with bright lights, glitter, and tinsel; however, we horror fans know that it is okay to wrap our traditions around the macabre side of the holidays and Yuletide Terror is going to help with that.   Canadian micro-press Spectacular Optical’s new […]

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