Fact Check: Are These Horror Films Really "Based On Actual Events"?

So many horror movies claim to be "inspired by actual events" or "based on real events." But how many of them actually are factual? It turns out, not many. Here's our breakdown of horror movies that claim to be inspired by reality, and whether or not they're telling the truth. » 6/27/14 2:50pm 6/27/14 2:50pm

The Conjuring looks like the scariest horror movie of the year

James Wan revitalized horror with Insidious, and now he's back with the 1970s period piece The Conjuring, which is allegedly based on a true story. We saw some footage from The Conjuring at Wondercon just now, and our hair is still standing up. Seriously. Spoilers ahead... » 3/30/13 1:19pm 3/30/13 1:19pm

The Scariest Ghost Movies Of All Time

With two spooky ghost movies in theaters this weekend, The Innkeepers and Daniel Radcliffe's The Woman in Black, it's only right to pay homage to the great ghost movies from the past. So here is our list of the very best spooks and hauntings to ever grace the silver screen. » 2/02/12 9:55am 2/02/12 9:55am

Infamous cases of "real life possession" in the modern age

This weekend the world is readying itself for faux documentary The Last Exorcism. But what about the "real" demon possessions? We found the best of the best - judge as you will. » 8/26/10 6:37pm 8/26/10 6:37pm