For certain horror films, the posters used to market them can end up just as iconic as the films themselves. You can no doubt conjure up images of the posters for Halloween, Jaws and The Thing just by reading their names. The struggle for filmmakers and marketers alike comes when an iconic film turns into a full-fledged franchise. Whether it’s three films or thirteen, each entry needs its own poster to make a lasting impression. Test your knowledge of movie posters by placing ten famous horror films within their franchise.
Thirty years ago, the horror genre saw the dawn of the slasher craze—films that introduced us to knife-wielding lunatics attacking people at random during appropriately themed holidays or even from within their victims’ own dreams. ⤇
The power of film is interesting. Certain stories can strike the right chord within someone and will stay with that person to the point where they regularly revisit the film. It becomes a favorite, and ⤇
Tom Savini is horror royalty. As a special effects makeup artist, he is directly responsible for many of the things that have horrified and delighted us over the years. In 1978, shortly after returning from ⤇