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Even gorehounds wanting nothing but blood will be let down by The Rental
We spend two thirds of this film hanging out with self-absorbed yutzes before anything remotely interesting happens.
Revisiting the sadistic brilliance of Final Destination 2, which is now on Netflix
A hilariously sadistic parade of some of the greatest death scenes ever committed to screen.
Aussie Rebecca Breeds is Clarice in Stan’s TV sequel to Silence Of The Lambs
Created by the team behind Star Trek: Discovery, Clarice will follow Breeds’ FBI agent after the events of the Oscar-winning thriller.
Australian trailer and release date for Stephen King’s apocalyptic epic The Stand
This limited event series stars Whoopi Goldberg, Alexander Skarsgård, James Marsden, and Aussie actress Odessa Young.
An Australian release is locked in for The Walking Dead’s extended 10th season
The six new episodes will premiere in March next year, exclusively on the streaming platform BINGE.
The 10 best horror movie franchises ever made
Horror movie franchises offer the deranged thrill of returning again and again to disgustingly good stories.
Freaky is a delightfully funny and occasionally gory body swap comedy
An utterly delightful horror movie?! You betcha.
How to watch body swap horror comedy Freaky in Australia
Vince Vaughn plays a teen girl trapped in the body of a serial killer in this zany new slasher.
The scariest films ever made, decade by decade
Matt Glasby takes a decade-by-decade look at cinema’s scariest.
How and where to watch The Craft: Legacy in Australia
Blumhouse’s reboot of a nineties teen witch sensation could be screening near you.
The Haunting of Bly Manor feels as trapped as its characters
Expect ghosts, creepy dolls and twists you can see coming a mile away.
How to watch The Walking Dead: World Beyond in Australia
Do you believe in life after a global zombie apocalypse?
Mysterious slave-horror movie Antebellum is now playing in cinemas
Janelle Monáe leads this high-concept horror movie about freedom and race in America.
Netflix’s new show gets it wrong: Nurse Ratched was never a villain
Well hell – the entire premise of Netflix’s popular new show is just plain wrong.
Is the erotic anthology Verotika really the horror version of The Room?
Let’s just say this batshit crazy anthology might not be to everyone’s tastes…
Cursed, evil and adored – dissecting what makes The Exorcist so terrifying
Upon release, this bona fide classic is supposed to have caused fainting, vomiting and even heart attacks.
The best 25 horror movies on Stan
Got an hankering for dark, disturbing, flat-out terrifying genre films? Stan can help.
I’m Thinking of Endings Things is Charlie Kaufman’s take on Meet the Parents
Kaufman is one of those rare screenwriters whose films always feel distinctively his.
The 25 best horror movies on Netflix Australia
Having a tough week? Why not cheer yourself up by watching a bone-chilling scary movie?
Host is a lean and loud in iso horror movie filmed on Zoom
This lean, mean, punch-packing horror movie resonates with the current moment.
Horror streaming platform Shudder has launched in Australia: here’s the best titles to watch
Here’s our top picks for the best new, original, and classic horror offerings on the US platform Shudder.
Creature feature Black Water: Abyss is an undemanding dose of light horror
A rather generic albeit technically adept creature feature, content to colour within the lines.