Christopher Maynard

Chris Maynard has been a writer for Following Films and host of the Following Films podcast since 2014. He is a fan of all things horror and can be found scouring the internet for some unearthed genre gem.

Orion Picks Up ‘Svalta,’ A New Horror Film Starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost

Once Simon Pegg and Nick Frost announced their production company, Stolen Picture, we all hoped they would dip their toes in genre fare. After all, the duo that starred in Shaun of The Dead is clearly comfortable in horror. Then, we founf out some fantastic news! Orion pictures (Robocop, Silence …

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‘The Harrowing’ (2018) Movie Review

A compromised or unreliable narrator calls into question everything that unfolds in a film. That uneven footing gives a story ambiguity. It allows the viewer to imprint more of themselves on the experience. Uncertainty, when used correctly, allows for deeper engagement from an audience. In the 2018 film The Harrowing, vice …

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New Horror Movies for September 2018

September marks the end of summer, the beginning of fall, and the start of school. But readers of this site will know September is the unofficial kick off for horror movie season. Some people might think that begins in October, but they don’t read a site like PopHorror. When the leaves …

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‘What Keeps You Alive’ (2018) Movie Review

We can never truly understand one another because an individual’s personality is an intricate cocktail of experience and organic disposition. Trying to fully grasp the depth, or lack thereof, when examining your partner’s actions is futile and often frustrating. One thing that most of us assume is that our significant other would never …

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New Horror Movies for August 2018

Check out all of the new horror movies coming out in August! August 3rd Blood Clots (VOD) It was difficult to find much information on this 112-minute horror anthology, but it is currently available on Amazon. Because I have a short attention span and enjoy low budget, cannibal, zombie, monster flicks… …

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