Here's the Gnarly Story Behind the Head-Smashing Sound Effect in 'Midsommar'

"Oh boy, I need to wash up after that!"


The Worst Ways People Have Lost Their Saved Games

Warning: Heartbreak within.


Your Loyal Dog Is Your Greatest Ally in the Upcoming 'Blair Witch' Game

Flashlight? Check. Camcorder? Check. Good boy? Check.


Quentin Tarantino Is Thinking About Making a Horror Movie Now

"If I come up with a terrific horror film story, I will do that as my tenth film."


Exclusive: Watch Ari Aster Talk Parallels Between 'Midsommar' and 'Hereditary'

"Both films are about family," Aster says in a new making-of clip.


'Crawl' Could Usher in a New Wave of Climate Change Horror Films

The villain in 'Crawl' is a giant alligator, but the real threat is that of impending ecological collapse.


The Terrifying True Story of How 'The Blair Witch Project' Was Made

On its 20th anniversary, we talk to the filmmakers and actors behind the phenomenon that inspired the DIY horror genre.


The Surprise Horror Hit 'Devotion' Is Probably Never Coming Back to Steam

The game's future is bleak amid the fallout from a joke about China's president in its original release.


It Sounds Like Jordan Peele Really, Really Loves 'Midsommar'

Peele called 'Hereditary' director Ari Aster's new movie "the most idyllic horror film of all time."


The Grotesque 'A Plague Tale' Has a Great Story (And Too Many Rats)

It's a stealth game that never, ever wants you to get caught, but that's okay; you're here for the story.


My House Is Scary and Disgusting, Just the Way I Like It

Filling my home with blood, bones, and mutant specimens in jars helped me make sense of being called a monster all my life.