Tag Archives: American Mary

Shudder Reveals May, 2021 Programming Lineup


Can you believe it’s May already? 2021 is flying by! When the calendar page flips, that can mean only one thing. That’s right, it’s time to check out another amazing month of top notch horror content from the boils and ghouls at Shudder! This month they’ve got a bunch of …

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How A Woman Tells Rape-Revenge Differently – An Indepth Look At Coralie Fargeat’s ‘Revenge’

The rape-revenge subgenre is the red-headed stepchild of horror, and maybe it should be. Historically, it is a fixation on sexual violence against women written and directed by men. It is hard not to view the products as exploitive when they are all male voices telling of a female experience. …

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Interview With Filmmaker/Burlesque Performer Tristan Risk

I’ve been a huge fan of Tristan Risk ever since I saw her breakthrough performance in The Soska’ Sister’s American Mary. Tristan recently made her directorial debut with the horror comedy short film Parlour Tricks (you can read our review here) and I was given the honor of interviewing her about …

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HorrorHound Weekend 2018: Top 5 Must Do’s

Zombie Dogs at HorrorHound

As an avid lover of all things horror, there is one horror convention that I look forward to over all others every year. HorrorHound Weekend is a convention that takes place in Sharonville, Ohio, over a three day weekend in March. It is all things a horror movie lover could …

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Women In Horror Month: The Best Of Katharine Isabelle

When the term “Scream Queen” is said, the top 3 women that usually come to mind are Jamie Lee Curtis, Danielle Harris, and Katharine Isabelle. This article is all about Ms. Isabelle and her greatest roles in the horror community. I want to honor the roles that Katharine Isabelle perfected …

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Meet the Writers: Dani McKinney

Hi, I’m Dani! I have been a writer at Pophorror for almost a year. Loving the journey! Below is a little bit more info on me. What is your “real” job? My real life job is in a call center. However, I am going to school to become a Young …

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Join Us For An ‘American Mary’ (2012) Reunion Tour!

Last weekend, I had the opportunity to attend Sinister Creature Con at Stockton Arena in Sacremento, California. Among several different panels, the one that I was looking forward to was the American Mary Reunion with creators Jen and Sylvia Soska, Katharine Isabelle (Mary Mason) and Tristan Risk (Beatress Johnson). If …

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Interview with Tristan Risk, Queen of Indie Horror

At Sinister Creature Con, Pophorror had the pleasure of interviewing the lovely and talented Tristan Risk. Tristan took the time to answer some questions about her role in American Mary, her burlesque show, and her new upcoming projects… plus a few words from Burns the Dragon. PopHorror: I would love …

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Celebrate Horror at Sinister Creature Con 2016

If you love horror then you will not want to miss Sinister Creature Con. This is the horror convention of your dreams; it brings together the best in horror from actors, artists, writers, etc. The convention is being held in Stockton, CA on June 10th and June 11th. Plus, there will …

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20 Sexy Psycho Valentine’s Day Dates From Hell

Billy Loomis

Valentine’s Day is the holiday where we celebrate Hallmark’s ability to con us into buying chocolates, flowers and candy for the ones we love… or just really, really like. While we fight to make reservations and plan the perfect evening to show our significant others that they’re worth the time, trouble …

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