Tag: halloween

FICTION: 13Dark Issue #2 Cursed Crossings

13Dark Issue #2 Cursed Crossings is officially out in the world! The darkness has been unleashed from the minds of four writers… Will you follow them on their Cursed Crossing to territories dark and unknown? †3Dark is a project that aims to publish radical fiction by both new and established voices. Joseph Sale is the editor

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Basement of Horrors: House 2: The Second Story Retrospective

You know that part in Vampire’s Kiss where Nicolas Cage, perhaps high on cocaine, runs around the streets of New York screaming at bewildered pedestrians, ‘I’m a Vampire! I’m a vampire!’ Well, that’s kind of the plot of House II: The Second Story  – it has a semblance of direction, but it’s layered with so much asinine ‘what

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Basement of Horrors: House Retrospective (Part 1)

I love Halloween. For me, October is simply an excuse to binge-watch a bunch of horror movies from yesteryear and distract myself from the real horrors of the outside world. And, like all of us this year, I really needed cheering up. It’s been proper ugly out there of late. There’s fuckface von Clownstick Donald

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BASEMENT OF HORROR: IT COMES AT NIGHT

STORGY’s Basement of Horror continues with the modern paranoid thriller, ‘It Comes At Night,’ starring Joel Edgerton. The question you have to ask yourself is: What lengths would you go to in order to protect your family? A gripping psychological thriller/horror, with sterling performances throughout. Tune in tomorrow for some BIG NEWS! We’ll be unveiling

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What makes a good story? This is a question I’m often asked, my little lemon drizzles, and depending on who you ask, the results often oscillate from ‘the characters need to be empathetic to the reader,’ to ‘it needs a good plot.’ Other people will tell you that you need to ‘channel what you know’,

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FILM ARTICLE: Stranger Things 2 and The Franchise Pit of Despair!

FADE IN: INT. CABIN – NIGHT A ramshackle lodge. We pan across the cluttered floor – empty containers of Eggo’s lay strewn amongst crude drawings of dark monsters. We slow down as we slide up to a bed. A WOMAN lies sleeping, her closed  eyelids fluttering in deep REM sleep. The cabin door opens violently.

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STORGY’s Basement of Horrors! – With Friends Like These

“Listen to them. Creatures of the night! What music they make.” – DRACULA We’re really scraping the bottom of the barrel with the monstrosity that is: ‘With Friends Like These.‘ Three shit tales (one about a talking car, one about a slime monster residing in a fridge and the last about trying to find Mr.

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STORGY’s Basement of Horrors! – The Innkeepers

“Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen, voices whisper in the trees, ‘Tonight is Halloween’” Dexter Kozen If there’s something strange, In your local B&B, Who you gonna call? … THE INNKEEPERS(?) Another underrated film that may have slipped past your horror net, Ti West builds up characters and tension rather than jump scares

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STORGY’s Basement of Horrors! – It Comes At Night

“Where there is no imagination there is no horror.” Arthur Conan Doyle STORGY’s Basement of Horror continues with the modern paranoid thriller, ‘It Comes At Night,’ starring Joel Edgerton. Don’t led the trailer mislead you, this one is really about the cost of keeping the family unit together…whatever the cost. Catch more reviews, interviews and

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STORGY’s Basement of Horrors! – Zombie Transfusion

“When witches go riding, and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, ’tis near Halloween.” In the lead up to Halloween this year we’re going to bring you reviews of horror films, drunken play-through’s of horror games, and maybe even a few horror giveaways, so stay tuned! In the first episode of STORGY’s

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