Tag Archives: Poltergeist

Investigating ‘THE ENTITY’ (1982) 40 years later – A Retro Review

The Entity

This month Pophorror is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the release of a cult classic: The Entity. Based on a ‘true’ story, the film was released by 20th Century Fox on February 4th, 1983, following a U.K release the previous year, by bankrupted production company American Cinema Productions. Because the …

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Interview With Jay Cheel And Brian Robertson, Creators Of ‘Cursed Films’

I got the opportunity to sit down with Jay Cheel and Brian Robertson, the creators of Cursed Films, a standout series on Shudder about sets of famous films that have dark events connected to them. Jay writes and directs the series, while Brian produces it. Cursed Films has just begun it’s …

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Nightmares Film Fest 2021 Interview: ‘Masking Threshold’ Writer And Director Johannes Grenzfurthner

This year’s Nightmares Film Festival continues in its tradition of bringing together exceptional examples of genre filmmaking, but one film in particular, Masking Threshold, stood out from the crowd, ultimately winning the prestigious Film From Hell honor. The latest from Austrian filmmaker Johannes Grenzfurthner, founder of monochrom—an art and theory …

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Shudder Orders Second Season Of ‘Cursed Films’

Cursed Films

Cursed Films is a Shudder original documentary series. It explores the myths and legends behind five of Hollywood’s notoriously “cursed” horror film productions. The series examines the dark clouds looming over horror classics like Poltergeist and The Omen. It pieces together stories from cast, crew, experts, and fans. It poses …

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The Best Horror-Themed COVID-19 Memes… So Far

Stay In

Times are tough. We’re all stressed out. People are out of work. The stock market is tanking. Let’s face it: it’s a shit show out there! So, how is everyone coping? Why, the best they can, of course! Just as we all must do. One thing I’ve found that helps …

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Trailer and Poster for Shudder Original Series ‘Cursed Films’

cursed films

I’m so stoked for the upcoming Shudder Original Series, Cursed Films. It looks amazing and something I can’t wait to dive right into. Check out the poster and trailer, ahead of its SXSW premiere! This documentary was written, directed and edited by Jay Cheel. Executive produced by Andrew Nicholas McCann …

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Different Shades of Haunted House Movies – Our Top 10 Haunted House Movies

Looking for some haunted house movies to get yourself ready for Halloween? Well, we’ve got the list for you! We wrote up a list of our Top 10 Haunted House Movies from oldest to newest, and we just had to share it with you guys. Let’s get to it: 1. House …

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Empowering Interview With PR Agent/Singer Michelle Vezilj

Michelle Vezilj

Michelle Vezilj is one of the best PR Agents around and recently I discovered she is also an incredibly talented singer. Her new female-driven anthem is heartfelt, passionate, and empowering. It’s about her own #MeToo experience and how she fought to overcome what happened. I recently had a chance to …

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