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From the Director of ‘Babadook’ Comes ‘The Nightingale’

The Nightingale

  Whether you love or hate The Babadook, you can’t deny its popularity among the masses. It had everyone talking. Almost five years later, writer-director Jennifer Kent is back with another story to terrify us with, The Nightingale. Although very different from The Babadook, everything about it looks pretty awesome! …

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Waxwork Brings ‘The Babadook’ Soundtrack To Vinyl!

The Babadook

Waxwork Records is thrilled to present the soundtrack to the 2014 Australian psychological horror film, The Babadook. Directed by Jennifer Kent, The Babadook focuses on a troubled widow, Amelia, who is is raising her six year old son, Samuel, after the death of her husband in an automobile accident. After a series of strange …

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Why ‘The Babadook’ is Becoming An Icon for Pride Month

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In case you didn’t already know, June was chosen for LGBT Pride Month. It was made to commemorate the Stonewall riots, which occurred at the end of June 1969 and to support the LGBT community. But what does all have this have to do with the 2014 Austrailian horror film The …

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Ozsploitation: Top 10 Australian Horror Movies

Wolf Creek is the latest horror film franchise getting a TV series treatment; the exemplar of “Ozsploitation” will be premier this Thursday, May 12th as a 6-part series on the Australian streaming service Stan. Like the films Wolf Creek and Wolf Creek 2, director Greg McLean is helming the series, …

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Top 10 Horror Movies Based on Short Films

Last Saturday, we brought you the trailer for the upcoming supernatural chiller Lights Out. It’s based on a horror short of the same name by filmmaker David F. Sandberg, starring his wife, Lotta Losten, and shot in his own apartment back in 2013. Many millions of You Tube plays later, …

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Five Disturbing Psychological Horror Films

Is anything ever really as frightening as what goes on inside of your mind? Our own personal fears and emotional weaknesses tend to consume our lives until we’re on the brink of insanity, and each one of us slips a toe across the line from time to time. What happens, …

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