jason voorhees

  • In a Violent Nature Turns the Slasher Genre on Its Head

    In a Violent Nature Turns the Slasher Genre on Its Head

    Ever wondered what a masked maniac in the vein of Friday the 13th’s Jason Voorhees does in his downtime—or what it might be like if Terrence Malick made a slasher movie? In a Violent Nature, which just debuted at the Sundance Film Festival and will stream on Shudder, sets out to answer both questions. As…


  • The Exorcist III Is Its Own Wonderfully Unsettling Beast

    The Exorcist III Is Its Own Wonderfully Unsettling Beast

    For many horror fans, much of their thinking about The Exorcist III is tied into That One Scene. It may be the scariest movie scene ever, and that’s saying a lot for a movie that’s the second sequel to what many call the scariest movie ever. But it’s not a meaningless “gotcha” moment; by the…


  • Here Are 13 Gruesomely Excellent Friday the 13th Kills

    Here Are 13 Gruesomely Excellent Friday the 13th Kills

    Today is the only Friday the 13th in all of 2022, and horror fans know the best way to mark the occasion is by spending some quality time with a certain machete-loving, teenager-hating masked maniac (and his dear mother, of course). This list isn’t a ranking — we’ve already done that — but rather a…