Horror Films

If what goes bump in the night is what gets your blood pumping, then you are a creature after our own hearts. Our horror movies section is dedicated to keeping your depraved brain brimming with horror flick fodder (at least until it’s needed to fuel the impending zombie apocalypse). From lists of the best classic horror movies to scary movies of 2008, what horror movies on DVD are must-adds to your library and who are the top ten most terrifying movie monsters, Screen Junkies is where it’s at.

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Ranking the Many, Many Deaths of Michael Myers By Improbability
Friday, October 31 by

It’s as if the screenwriters of these movies didn’t even take the time to do the proper research before putting pen to paper.

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Jump Scare Of the Day: ‘Sinister’ — The Lawnmower Scene
Thursday, October 30 by

A truly terrifying moment from one of 2012′s best horror movies.

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Trailer for Iranian Vampire Flick “A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night” Is Pure Atmosphere
Wednesday, October 29 by

If you happen to live in New York or Los Angeles, make sure to catch this flick during its limited theatrical debut on November 21

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Jump Scare of the Day: Insidious — “Face of Fire” Scene
Tuesday, October 21 by

Perhaps the scariest scene from a movie which has been dubbed, “”a goddamn Disneyland theme ride of machine-gun paced jump-scares.”

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Jump Scare of the Day: ‘The Sentinel’ Old Man Scene
Thursday, October 16 by

Alison is awakened in the middle of the night by a series of strange sounds and decides to go exploring. Because good things usually happen when you investigate a disturbance in a horror movie.

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Jump Scare of the Day: Signs — The “Brazilian Birthday Party” Scene
Thursday, October 9 by

The only thing scarier than this scene is Mel Gibson.

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Jump Scare of the Day: ‘The Exorcist III’ Nurse Scene
Thursday, October 2 by

Introducing the Jump Scare of the Day™, a new recurring feature here at Screen Junkies designed to push you closer and closer to the brink of a nightmare-fueled insanity and/or incontinence.

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Review: “Tusk”
Thursday, September 18 by

Tusk stretches its wafer-thin premise far beyond its breaking point, and the result is an all too long inside joke that looks like a poor man’s Wes Anderson directed a homeless man’s Human Centipede.

The Film Cult Presents: Shaun of the Dead
Friday, April 18 by

Warning! Spoiler Alert!   There’s a lot a competition for best zombie movie. Some might say the best was the racially tinged horror classic, Night of the Living Dead. They…

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The Film Cult Presents: Battle Royale
Friday, March 28 by

WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD! Battle Royale got a lot of press when the first Hunger Games movie came out. Hipsters were up in arms with protestations of “Rip off!” and “It’s…

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The Film Cult Presents: The Wicker Man
Friday, February 28 by

Oh, to go back to the days when naked people sang songs in circles on the solstice.

7 Worst Monsters in TV and Movie History
Friday, June 14 by Stu Moody

Every good, believable hero needs a good, believable villain. Sometimes, the villains are normal people locked in a dramatic struggle with the hero. And sometimes the villain is an awful…

Perfect Horror For the Holidays: The Collection
Monday, November 12 by

Halloween might be over but that doesn’t mean that it’s not still the perfect time to watch a horror movie. The Collection, out Novemeber 30, has some of the best…

Sexy and Dangerous: Vampire Names For Females
Wednesday, November 9 by Ed Mulero

Vampire names for females in movies try to capture the sexiness and deadliness of its protagonists to create a diverse villain. Female vampires are always seen as gorgeous, immortal beauties…

5 Bill Murray Zombieland Quotes That Will Not Help You Survive
Wednesday, October 26 by George Root

Bill Murray "Zombieland" quotes are some of the funniest parts of the entire movie. Even though this comedy legend is only in the movie for a few short moments, the…

The Walking Dead: How To Kill A Zombie
Tuesday, October 18 by Raina Lorring

Survive the zombie apocalypse by learning how to kill a zombie. Hordes of the walking dead could attack at any time. Don't be caught unaware. So grab those supplies and…

Night of the Living Dead: How To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse
Tuesday, October 18 by Ed Mulero
Is the Paranormal Activity Original Ending Scarier Than the Theatrical Ending?
Thursday, October 13 by Lara Stewart

The “Paranormal Activity” original ending is markedly different from the ending in the eventual theatrical release. While many people feel the theatrical ending was scarier, the original ending was sadder…

The Last Exorcism Ending: Let’s Get the Heck Out of Here!
Tuesday, October 4 by Beth Crayon

"The Last Exorcism" ending is very rapid, and several new details are spilled like a flood of information. Throughout the horror film the audience is free to interpret if Nell's…

How To Become A Vampire
Tuesday, September 27 by Arlene McKanic

Learning how to become a vampire is easy, but why anyone would wish to become a vampire is puzzling. The classic vampire must avoid bright sunlight, and immortality, though attractive…

Vampires History with a Little Bite
Sunday, September 25 by Ken Muise

Their are fanged deviants everywhere it seems, and a reverent vampire history continues to persevere through the ages.  Unfortunately, so many of today's vampires are teenagers. The current generation of…

10 Best Italian Horror Films
Monday, September 5 by Frost

Horror knows no language but that of the scream, and this is clear in the 10 best Italian horror films. From witches to serial killers, evil isn't boxed away in…

Skip The Fear And Read The Paranormal Activity Ending
Wednesday, August 31 by D. Michaels
Funny Horror Movies That Don’t Scare
Wednesday, August 24 by Peter Matthews

Nothing beats an evening watching funny horror movies that don't scare viewers so much as make them smile at the onscreen chaos. Whether someone wants to see a horror-comedy or…

Top Horror Movies
Saturday, August 20 by D. Michaels

There are a lot of selections to choose from these days, but narrowing down what exactly constitutes the top horror movies really takes a meticulous eye. Is a movie scary…

Paranormal Activity Spoiler
Monday, August 15 by Raina Lorring

Get the details with this “Paranormal Activity” spoiler. “Paranormal Activity” was released at the Screamfest Film Festival on October 14, 2007. Later, it was shown at the Slamdance Film Festival…

Paranormal Activity Endings
Wednesday, August 10 by Courtney Ferry

There are three “Paranormal Activity” endings, and all are scary enough to make you sleep with the lights on for three days straight. “Paranormal Activity” is an American supernatural horror…

I Am Legend Alternate Ending
Monday, August 8 by Raina Lorring

Get the scoop on the “I am Legend” alternate ending. “I am Legend” is a 2007 film based on the novel of the same name by Richard Matheson. The movie…

Scariest Movie Ever
Saturday, August 6 by Karsun

If you love horror movies then you may have wondered what others consider the scariest movie ever. You obviously have your own ideas of what scares you the most but…

Vampire Quotes
Tuesday, August 2 by Raina Lorring

Sink your teeth into these vampire quotes. These vampire quotes are from some of the best blood-sucking films there are. “Most of all I longed for death. I know that…