Charlie Cargile

Indianapolis based Horror journalist. Lover of most things Horror (especially Indie), Pop Punk and the strange and unusual.

Ryde (2017) Movie Review

Technology has connected us in many way, making any service we need just a click away, including taxi service with apps such as Lyft and Uber. Now, I’ve never used these services, and thanks to the movie Ryde, I probably never will. Ryde follows a serial killer who uses the …

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[Exclusive] Jim Vanbebber to Lead Cast of Indie Slasher Film ‘Obsidian’

As an aspiring screenwriter and filmmaker, I love seeing indie filmmakers from small Midwestern towns like my own making a go of it. One of my biggest inspirations is indie filmmaker Jessie Seitz (Devotion 2017) who grew up near the town I went to high school in and lives the …

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Killer Party (2014) Movie Review

I’m hopelessly addicted to social media, which is a double-edged sword. On one hand, I spend way too much time on my phone instead of talking to those around me. On the other hand, I’m able to connect with indie filmmakers and discover new films. Such is the case with …

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Check out the action packed trailer for ‘Demon Hunter’

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Do you like stylish action horror hybrids? Like strong female leads? Well, then I got the movie for you: Demon Hunter from writer/director Zoe Kavanagh. Check out the action packed trailer below. Demon Hunter was directed by Zoe Kavanagh from a script she wrote with Tony Flynn. Official Press Release: On VOD …

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[Exclusive] The First Trailer for Cheyenne Gordon’s ‘Scream For Summer’

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?Awhile back, we shared the news of a new indie slasher called Scream For Summer that was just entering production. Now, PopHorror is proud to share with you the EXCLUSIVE first trailer for Cheyenne Gordon’s slash-tastic horror flick! Scream For Summer was written and directed by Cheyenne Gordon (The Wicked One 2017) and …

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Cut Shoot Kill (2017) Movie Review

I would think that starring in an indie horror film is kind of stressful: the long days, the short pay, the stretched budget. I can only imagine that the filmmakers deciding to actually try to kill you for the sake of their film would bring that stress to a whole …

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The inaugural Windy City Horrorama Film Festival is now open for submissions

There is a new film festival coming to Chicago next year called the Windy City Horrorama, and it is now open for submission. This up and coming festival of film is being brought to you in part by the fine folks at Horror Society. Read on for the press release. …

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Breaking Vera (2017) Short Film Review

Last year, I reviewed the film Don’t Fuck in the Woods (read the review here), and one of my favorite things about the movie was Brittany Blanton, who absolutely kicked ass in the film. Awhile back, I saw on Brittany’s Facebook page that she was writing a short. That short became Breaking …

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Ghost Note (2017) Movie Review

Blues players and the legend of selling their souls at the crossroads have long gone hand in hand, but to my knowledge, it has never been the subject of a film until now. Ghost Note tells the story of a demon possessed blues guitarist who is killed, only to return …

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Colossal (2016) Movie Review

I’ve been a huge fan of giant monster movies for as long as I can remember. I’ve also been a fan of Anne Hathaway since I saw her in The Princess Diaries when I was growing up (don’t laugh!). Imagine my surprise when I first heard Anne Hathaway was going …

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