Independent horror films are often the most frightening. Not constrained by the mandates of studio executives, Tobe Hooper’s The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, for example, became a terrifying titan of the movie houses for years. Something about the gritty, unpolished look can truly add an edge to the viewing experience. Waking Nightmare from Terror Films is definitely looking to chase that lethal legacy in the modern era, but with a more mind-bending approach.
The indie horror film Night Caller will be reaching digital platforms later this week, after making the rounds on the festival circuit.
Filmmaker Eric Mathis and his friends have been working on THE MACABRE, a new horror anthology to be released next year. The passion project is a throwback with practical effects and a love letter to the classics of the horror genre. Mathis’ anthology is currently running its crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, and it’s already earned over three times what it asked for.
Schlock horror is a genre you either love to death or dismiss with disgust. The same can often be said about professional wrestling, the line is very clear between die hard marks and disdainful intellectuals. So it’s only fitting that the creative minds behind WrestleMassacre would combine the two forms of high energy entertainment as a tag team that aims to set you up for a jacknife powerbomb of pure ridiculousness.
Three Tortured Minds are the filmmakers behind the recent indie horror film The Nursery, as well as the upcoming The Headmistress. They spend a lot of time promoting their own films, but there’s a whole world of neglected indie horror out there. Why not expose it to the world?
Hex Studios, publishers and promoters of indie horror, have launched their own YouTube channel. You might be wondering why they didn’t do that years ago — well, they did, but we’re talking about Channel Hex, a spinoff of their regular channel that will spotlight filmmakers in the indie horror scene.
For many people the holidays are a nightmare. But crowded airports, dysfunctional families and expanding waistlines don’t hold a candle to the terror awaiting in Holiday Hell, the horror anthology film that delivers a decadent 4 course meal of frights and light, but deadly dessert.
ThunderKnight Entertainment LTD and AEC Studios have announced production has begun on “The Initiation,” a new indie horror film starring Primetime Emmy nominee Naomi Grossman (American Horror Story).
No matter how you come to this movie, House of Salem is not what you’re expecting. This British indie suspense film from writer/director James Crow will surprise you with it’s narrative choices, while taking some turns you didn’t see coming. The question is, do you like surprises? Read on to learn more about this fright feature available now from Wild Eye Releasing.
“Hey, you got your homicidal devil worshippers in my found footage horror film!” “Hey, you got your shaky-cam scares in my Satanic Panic documentary.” If this creepy mash-up sounds like your kind of movie madness, then The Devil’s Well from writer/director Kurtis Spieler is waiting for you to explore it’s murky depths, if you dare.