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Horror movies bring out some truly captivating stories, whether it’s through the plotline or just the characters themselves. The genre has been influential in so many different aspects of our society, and music is no exception, with tons of artists writing direct tributes to the scary films that have been heavily integrated in our minds.  […]

The post 10 songs that are as captivating as the horror movies that inspired them appeared first on Alternative Press.

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They are horror’s sole survivors—the women who take on deadly monsters, masked killers and terrifying aliens on their own terms. From Halloween’s Laurie Strode to Scream’s Sidney Prescott, the final girl has been a staple of horror movies since the early 1970s.  An alternately empowering and problematic character, the final girl, as defined by author […]

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If you’re a Friday The 13th fan, you may want to cancel any plans you had for Halloween 2020 because there’s a new opportunity you won’t want to miss. Now, fans of the franchise can tour the actual Camp Crystal Lake from the 1980 slasher film this fall. Read more: Industry misogyny led to Evanescence making […]

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The ’80s were the golden age of the slasher movie. Cinematic killers such as Jason Voorhees, Freddy Krueger and Chucky became pop culture icons, thanks to endless sequels filled with bloody effects, imaginative kills and bigger and bigger body counts. As the new wave of horror crested, masked murderers and supernatural slayers replaced Dracula and […]

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Jack Black is reprising his iconic Nacho Libre role for a good cause. This week, the comedian took a break from TikTok to channel his 2006 character for a new coronavirus PSA. The self-made video is encouraging everyone to do their part amid the pandemic and wear a mask. Read more: There’s an alternative Joker […]

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As much as we enjoy horror movies, there are some tropes that are beyond overplayed in the genre. When writers come up with good ideas, they can be copied endlessly until they become exhausting and cringeworthy to see. Yet, they continue popping up in the movies that are meant to scare us.  These cliches should […]

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Friday the 13th villain Jason Voorhees is taking a break from slaughtering teenagers and camp counselors to talk about safety during the coronavirus pandemic. As part of a new PSA video by Ogilvy Health and the Chimney Group, the horror villain is asking people to mask up to protect themselves and those around them. Read […]

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[Photo via New Line Cinema] If you’ve already binge-watched your way through High Fidelity or are planning ahead for what’s next after Love, Simon spin-off Love, Victor, Hulu definitely has you covered. The streaming platform has revealed everything arriving and leaving in July 2020. A new Hulu original Palm Springs will hit the service July […]

[Photos via Sleepaway Camp/United Film Distribution Company, The Witch/A24, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2/Cannon Releasing, Halloween III/Universal] To horror fans, these names are sacred: Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, Michael Myers and Leatherface. They’re the cinematic slashers who replaced Dracula, Frankenstein’s Monster and the Wolfman in the pantheon of movie monsters. They ushered in an arguably […]

[Photo by Tina Korhonen] Ice Nine Kills packaged a horror-themed parody cover of Fountains Of Wayne‘s hit track “Stacy’s Mom” featuring none other than Jason Voorhees and his mother Pamela from the original Friday The 13th film. The “Jason’s Mom” video is the metalcore band’s contribution to Fearless Records‘ Fearless At Home livestream event and arrives just in time for Mother’s Day. […]