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PopHorror Interviews Doug Morrow, Makeup Designer for ‘Orphan: First Kill’

Doug Morrow

I recently had the privileges’ of chatting with Doug Morrow, the incredibly talented makeup designer behind the new amazing horror film, Orphan: First Kill (read my review – HERE). If you’re fan of the original, you can guess how much work went into making Isabelle look much younger in the …

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Official Trailer and Key Art for ‘Orphan: First Kill’

I’m super excited to share the official trailer and key art for the dark horror thriller, Orphan: First Kill. The film was directed by William Brent Bell and written by David Coggeshall. It stars Isabelle Fuhrman, Rossif Sutherland, and Julia Stiles. Synopsis for Orphan: First Kill Esther’s terrifying saga continues in …

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‘Orphan’ Prequel To Tell Origins of ‘Esther’ is in the Works!


One of my favorite horror-thrillers is 2009’s Orphan, directed by Jaume Collet-Serra. It is crazy with one of the best chilling twists ever. It was recently announced that a prequel is coming that will tell the origins of Esther. Synopsis for Orphan A husband and wife who recently lost their …

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‘The Prodigy’ (2019) A Genius Film? Review

We are into the second month of 2019 already! It’s about time we had a wide release of a horror film. Some may consider Glass to be the first, but in my opinion, that one really doesn’t fall under this genre. With that said, I believe The Prodigy to be …

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Another ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’ Reboot in the Works

Over the past few years, we’ve heard all kind of rumors of new remakes of Friday the 13th, which has since been shelved, and we know a new Halloween film is on its way. After the 2010 Nightmare on Elm Street remake, the new movie series appeared dead in the …

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7 Badass Mothers Of Horror!

Usually, when horror fans talk about the mothers of horror, we generally discuss the more villainous moms like Pamela Voorhees, Norma Bates, or Margaret White. But what about the mothers of horror that are actually the protagonists of the story? Today, we celebrate the badass mothers in horror that would do …

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What’s Wrong With Esther? Orphan (2009)

Loved by horror audiences, 2009’s Orphan is disliked by adoption groups and certain film reviewers. Let’s examine why, shall we? First of all, take a look at the plot basic plot of Orphan: After losing a child in birth, Kate and John Coleman (Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard) decide to adopt a …

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Top 10 Shocking Animal Deaths In Horror Films

Horror fans are able to sit through the torture and death of people over and over again. However, when any of that harm is aimed towards an animal, then that’s crossing the line! Whenever an animal is in the picture, the first thing that comes to mind is, “I hope …

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