The Conjuring proves horror movies don't have to be heartless dreck

The Conjuring, out today, isn't just a strong contender for scariest movie of the year — it's also a surprisingly sweet, even dorky story about a husband-and-wife team of paranormal investigators, and how their love saves them. It's a great antidote to your standard dehumanizing horror movie. » 7/19/13 9:00am 7/19/13 9:00am

James Wan says The Conjuring is "the opposite" of found footage horror

James Wan is a legend of horror film-making, with movies like Saw, Insidious and Dead Silence under his belt. And The Conjuring, which comes out Friday, might be his scariest film yet. We talked to Wan about how to make a really scary movie, and why his movies are the opposite of "found footage" horror. » 7/16/13 11:39am 7/16/13 11:39am

The Inexpressible Joy of Watching a Hot-Tub Horror Movie Casting…

Happy Friday! To celebrate, here's our favorite moment from the Syfy original movie Dinocroc Vs. Super-Gator. In which a horror movie director, who's clearly supposed to be one of the makers of the Saw series, has two hawt babes in his jacuzzi and tries to get them to show him their best horror-movie screams. Only to… » 1/18/13 3:31pm 1/18/13 3:31pm

Fall movie preview: 10 movies we're sure will rule, and 10 that might…

It's been a mostly underwhelming movie summer. But fear not, moviegoers! There are still 10 movies left in 2010 that look set to rock your worlds, including Monsters, Skyline and Tron. And there are 10 more that, well...could surprise us. » 8/18/10 3:41pm 8/18/10 3:41pm

The Most Offensive Reality TV Show You're Not Watching

VH1's Scream Queens » 11/25/08 3:15pm 11/25/08 3:15pm reality TV show is the most insulting piece of pop culture ever, with heaps of crazy piled on top. A group of unknown actresses gather and compete for a (supposedly) coveted role in . The whole thing is judged by director James Gunn, acting coach John Homa and actress Shawnee Smith. What does it…