Ten Short Horror Films for Quick Halloween Scares

In the span of just a few minutes, short films can offer up spine-tingling chills, nightmarish monsters, and plenty of grim humor. Here are a few of our favorite horror shorts that we've featured in the past year, ready to deliver a quick hit of Halloween horror. » 10/26/13 1:00pm 10/26/13 1:00pm

Guillermo del Toro describes his real-life encounter with a ghost

While we were talking to Guillermo del Toro about his latest horror creation Mama, the monster-maker started telling us about his real-life experiences with the paranormal. Turns out del Toro has had two separate paranormal experiences. Read the whole story, straight from the source, in our exclusive interview. » 1/25/13 8:41am 1/25/13 8:41am

Why Mama succeeds where so many other cheesy horror flicks fail

Horror movie Mama may sound on paper like every other horror movie you've seen in the past couple of years, from Woman in Black to Insidious. Thankfully, it isn't. Not only is Mama pretty damn spine-tingling, but it also has characters whose roles involve more than screaming and looking slack-jawed or bug-eyed or any… » 1/18/13 9:37am 1/18/13 9:37am

The creepy ghost creature Mama is real, according to Nikolaj…

Game of Thrones' Nikolaj Coster-Waldau plays two characters in the horror movie Mama, but his biggest challenge was acting against an actual ghost. Because Mama was real, not just some CG tennis ball chasing around the actors. It was a real actor, wearing creepy make-up and giant latex fingers, who stalked the sets on… » 1/17/13 9:55am 1/17/13 9:55am

Four clips from Mama ask what's scarier, little feral children or…

Get a good look at Andrés Muschietti and Guillermo del Toro's little horror show Mama. The story revolves around two little girls who were abandoned in the woods and cared for by a strange creature they call "Mama." When the two little girls are discovered and taken in by their uncle, the creature comes with them. We've… » 1/08/13 9:52am 1/08/13 9:52am

Here's the scariest short film Guillermo del Toro has ever seen

We're exceptionally intrigued by Guillermo del Toro's next producing project, the feral child ghost story Mama. And if you still haven't gotten the chills from this strange little production, check out the short film that inspired GDT to back the movie. Andres Muschietti, who wrote and and directed this short, is also … » 12/28/12 10:10am 12/28/12 10:10am

Watch the first trailer for Guillermo del Toro's feral baby movie Mama

This trailer for the spooky wolf child flick Mama definitely comes out swinging. Watch as the couple Annabel (Jessica Chastain) and Lucas (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau from Game of Thrones) take in their newly discovered nieces — after they've been left alone in the forest for five years. However, the girls (who both take on … » 9/13/12 12:49pm 9/13/12 12:49pm