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Freaky
Vince Vaughn is screamingly funny in this Freaky Friday horror remix
"...takes a certain amount of chutzpah to make a comedy-horror version of body-swap family classic Freaky Friday and then..."

Nov. 13, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Wolfwalkers
Gorgeous Irish animation speaks to the power of finding your pack
"...of family and friendship, a family-friendly examination of the horror of repression, a bracing adventure about two girls finding..."

Nov. 13, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

New Documentary The Orange Years: The Nickelodeon Story Tunes in to the Channel That Changed TV
Shorts, Dudes, and Good Burgers
"...for kids' TV as Blumhouse has done for independent horror: "They allow their creators to take risks." (Moreover, much..."

Nov. 13, 2020 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Be Filled With Dredd For Other Worlds
Judge Dredd retrospective plus new hits for SF fest
"...emphasis on sci fi, as well as the more horror-tinged Under Worlds, but it will also be bringing the..."

Nov. 11, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Kindred
Gaslighting horror adds racial tension to class dynamics
"...Pregnancy is a horror staple – encompassing the fear of the unknown, with..."

Nov. 6, 2020 Movie Review by Jenny Nulf

The Dark and the Wicked
Gone to Hell, gone to Texas in this intergenerational horror
"...and flesh-rending into a film that creates its greatest horrors through a pulsating sense of quiet doom. After the..."

Nov. 6, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Let Him Go
Superman's parents get caught up in a Western noir
"...Jacki Weaver in Animal Kingdom. Grotesque violence and gothic horror occur during this section of the film...."

Nov. 6, 2020 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

A Musician's Ultimate Nightmare in Sound of Metal
In a silent way: Darius Marder on his new film about a drummer going deaf
"...herring, the way Sound of Metal feels like a horror movie at its onset – like there's something terrifying..."

Nov. 6, 2020 Screens Feature by Kevin Curtin

We Have an Issue: Welp.
Trying to wrap our heads around the election
"...Family Business: Director Brandon Cronenberg discusses his new sci-fi/body horror, Possessor Uncut...."

Nov. 6, 2020 Column by Kimberley Jones

Orbiter Swings by to Watch It Cuts Deep
Catch the streaming Q&A for this relationship chiller
"...darker side with a virtual screening of a new horror, followed by a streaming filmmaker Q&A...."

Nov. 3, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin Film Festival Announces 2020 Award Winners
Austin-linked films Blinders, Horton Foote win
"...Sloot Sci-Fi Feature Screenplay Award: Chupacabra by Mark Ellis Horror Feature Screenplay Award: Open House by Sean J.S. Jourdan..."

Nov. 2, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

AFF Review: The Arbors
Twisted tale of a man and his monster
"...Willard and Ben. Billy and the Gremlins. It’s the horror movie tradition of man-boys and their monsters. In The..."

Nov. 1, 2020 Screens Post by Steve Davis

Shock the Vote Invites You to a Shocking Halloween Party
Drive-in double-bill of Halloween treats
"...a very special screening of two of the greatest horror films ever made tonight, and you'll be able to..."

Oct. 30, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin's Reigning Scream Queen Louisianna Purchase Releases First Single “Whip Crack”
Theremin track conjures a “haunted dance floor for glamour ghouls”
"...top-four finalist on season 3 of the Boulet Brothers’ horror drag competition series, Dragula, and co-founder of local horror..."

Oct. 30, 2020 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

Attack of the Demons
Animated horror creates a new genre: cardgore!
"...Horror and animation have always possessed near-untapped potential. While an..."

Oct. 30, 2020 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

Spell
Appalachian hoodoo horror flips the switch on hillbilly cinema
"...There's a long tradition of hillbilly horror, and they've all been bound by one overwhelming, consistent..."

Oct. 30, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Come Play
Monster living within your phone doesn't deserve your screentime
"...Horror is built on moms wanting to protect their kids,..."

Oct. 30, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

AFF Review: Film Fest
Film making comedy is painfully on point
"...least once, and it sums up the unspoken metaphysical horror of being stuck in a room with a bunch..."

Oct. 29, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

AFF Review: The Blue Orchid
Danish fever dream mixes Cronenberg and Carruth
"...undoubtedly Cronenbergian vibe, but not in the lazy body horror sense that is so often ascribed to the grand..."

Oct. 29, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Summoning Hell in Attack of the Demons
Austin artist Eric Power casts a cardgore spell
"..."I didn't think of the film as an animated horror," he said, although he did have to concentrate on..."

Oct. 30, 2020 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Show Us Your Scares!
Last chance to enter our home haunt and costume contest
"...sweeten the deal with some extra treats for the horror-loving home haunters out there?..."

Oct. 27, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Bad Hair
Nothing natural about this Black hair riff on J-horror classic Hair Extensions
"...around her. Urban legends are the core of many horror movies but were a particular trend from the Nineties,..."

Oct. 23, 2020 Movie Review by Jenny Nulf

Synchronic
Anthony Mackie takes a long, strange trip to find himself
"...road trip The Endless. In between, they melded cosmic horror with vacation romance in Spring, yet throughout there has..."

Oct. 23, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Rad Chad Lives!
Jeremy King, star of Scare Package, talks VHS heaven
"...Buckley family across four of Koontz's films. In grisly-funny horror short "The El Chupugcabra" King was Padre Buckley, the..."

Oct. 22, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Six Sinister Austin-Made Movies for Your Halloween Watching
Horror, ATX style
"...The OG Austin horror. Tobe Hooper's psychotronic redneck nightmare took avant-garde psychedelic filmmaking..."

Oct. 23, 2020 Features Feature by Richard Whittaker

Qmmunity: Monsters Among Us
Have yourself a socially distanced Halloween
"...as much as the next queerdo, but I'll confess: Horror movies and TV shows creep this mo' the F..."

Oct. 23, 2020 Column by Beth Sullivan

The Kingcast Finds the Personal Stories of Stephen King Fans
Eric Vespe and Scott Wampler make for the podcast's skeleton crew
"...might expect for the man nicknamed the King of Horror, he's not actually the biggest-selling genre writer of all..."

Oct. 23, 2020 Features Feature by Richard Whittaker

In Horrifying Times, the Haunting Season Is More Important Than Ever
This is Halloween
"...say boo to a fake ghost, then maybe the horrors of the real world are a little bit more..."

Oct. 23, 2020 Features Feature by Richard Whittaker

Ghost Stories Take Flight With The Night Owl
Exploring Austin's dark history with podcaster Stephen Belyeu and his team
"...for as long as he can remember. "I love horror culture, the spooky culture," he said. He grew up..."

Oct. 23, 2020 Features Feature by Naomi Brady

AFI Review: The Boy Behind the Door
Child abduction horror leaves the kids fending for themselves
"...doesn't affect their friendship. In the midst of this horror, of facing seemingly impossible odds, of being betrayed by..."

Oct. 21, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

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