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4th Grade Zombies Take On Their Teachers in First Trailer for ‘Cooties’

Elijah Wood has been on quite the tear of genre flicks these last few years. He not only starred in the Maniac remake, which is one of my favorite horror films in recent memory, but he’s been consistently producing genre fare through his film production company, SpectreVision. Cooties is his latest project, which centers on a group […]

The 1st Annual Morbidly Amusing Awards – Part 2

THE 1ST ANNUAL MORBIDLY AMUSING AWARDS With Oscar season now officially over, it’s time for we here at Morbidly Amusing to deliver our own dose of glitz and glamour, albeit through blood-drenched glasses. The 1st Annual Morbidly Amusing Awards hand out honors to those in the world of horror and genre film who we felt best […]

Grand Piano (2014) Review

Rated: R 90 mins. Written by: Damien Chazelle Directed by: Eugenio Mira . Grand Piano is a thriller that Hitchcock himself would be making it he was still making movies to this day. Now, I’m not saying that this film is anywhere near Hitchcock’s signature films, but Grand Piano is a satisfying old-school thriller that keeps […]

5 More Horror Films To Look Forward To In 2014

2014 is here and so are a brand new batch of horror films.  And as That Other Raimi Brother said, it’s time to start thinking about the array of horror films that will be hitting movie theaters (or Video On Demand) over the course of the next 12 months.  And being that he has  already covered […]

That Other Raimi Brother’s 10 Most Anticipated Horror Films of 2014

With 2014 now upon us, it’s time to start thinking about the array of horror films that will be hitting movie theaters (or Video On Demand) over the course of the next 12 months. As is the case with every year, I am highly anticipating a number of films and thankfully for us horrorphiles, 2014 […]

That Other Raimi Brother’s Top 5 Horror Films of 2013

2013 has proven to be a banner year for film. One of the deepest years in recent memory, especially when it comes to independent film, we cinephiles have been treated to an abundance of riches when it comes to high-quality films. On the other end of the spectrum, however, is the horror genre. While 2013 […]

Elijah Wood Gets Tormented In This U.S. ‘Grand Piano’ Trailer

Elijah Wood is quickly becoming one of my favorite genre actors working in the industry today, with great performances in films such as The Pawn Shop Chronicles, Maniac and Sin City.  His next movie, Grand Piano directed by Spanish director and composer Eugenio Mira, looks to be a masterful thriller in which a pianist’s life is on the line if he misses a […]

Dr. Morbid’s Post Horrorween 2013

First of all, congratulations to the Red Sox for being a great start to my Halloween celebrations.  And second of all, our first Horrorween has passed and gone and we have learned many things along the way, with the main thing being that different isn’t always a bad thing.  This can be seen by That […]

The Horror Remake Bloody Bracket – The Finals: The Hills Have Eyes (2006) VS. Maniac (2012)

THE HORROR REMAKE BLOODY BRACKET THE FINALS Sixteen remakes battled it out for horror supremacy and now only two remain: Alexandre Aja’s The Hills Have Eyes and Franck Khalfoun’s Maniac. Hills beat The Wicker Man, Halloween, and Dawn of the Dead on its way to The Finals while Maniac took down Evil Dead, Piranha 3D, and My Bloody Valentine. Which film achieves ultimate victory and reigns supreme in The […]

The Horror Remake Bloody Bracket – Round Three: My Bloody Valentine (2009) VS. Maniac (2012)

THE HORROR REMAKE BLOODY BRACKET Round Three The second matchup of Round Three pits a pickaxe wielding maniac against a mannequin-loving maniac. Who comes out on top and advances on to the Finals? Morbidly Amusing debates. My Bloody Valentine (2009) VS Maniac (2012) Dr. Morbid: My Bloody Valentine is a good, but not great slasher movie. Seeing it […]