voodoo

White Zombie – USA, 1932

‘She was not alive… nor dead… just a’ White Zombie is a 1932 American supernatural horror feature film directed and produced by brothers Victor Halperin and Edward Halperin, respectively. The screenplay by Garnett Weston tells the story of a young woman’s transformation into a zombie at… Read More ›

Lyco – USA, 2018

‘Evil is upon us…’ Lyco is a 2018 American supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Franklin Correa. Lester Greene, Sandra Fernandez and Samantha Rivers Cole star. A voodoo priest named Lyco Fontaine (Macquell James) is in search of an ancient relic… Read More ›

The House That Dripped Blood – UK, 1970

‘Terror waits for you in every room in’ The House That Dripped Blood is a 1970 British horror anthology film directed by Peter Duffell and produced by Amicus Productions. It stars Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Nyree Dawn Porter, Denholm Elliott, and Jon Pertwee. The film is a collection… Read More ›

Voodoo Possession – USA, 2014

Voodoo Possession – aka A Voodoo Possession and Voodoo Encounters – is a 2014 American horror film written, produced and directed by Walter Boholst (producer of upcoming The Unlucky Ones and Book of Curses). It stars Danny Trejo, Ryan Caltagirone, Kerry Knuppe. Burdened since childhood with… Read More ›

Voodoo – USA, 1995

‘Life is full of sacrifices.’ Voodoo is a 1995 American horror film directed by Rene Eram (Final Vendetta) from a screenplay by Brian DiMuccio and Dino Vindeni (Little Witches). It stars Corey Feldman, Jack Nance, Joel J. Edwards and Joel J. Edwards. Unable to live apart… Read More ›

Texas Voodoo Zombies – USA, 2016

‘Have fear. No, really… run!’ Texas Voodoo Zombies is a 2016 American supernatural horror film written and directed by Victor McGlothin, making his feature debut. The Victory Vision Films production stars Garrick Thomas, Sarah Umoh, Jon Ball and Dehz Donahue. Doobie (Garrick Thomas) has… Read More ›

Strange Rituals – USA, 2017

Strange Rituals is a 2017 American supernatural horror film written, produced and directed by Michael Fredianelli (The Devil in White; Xenobites). The Wild Dogs Productions movie stars Lara Jean Mummert, Laura Warner and Jeremy Koerner. After a night of heavy drinking, Jeanne and Deb… Read More ›

Sugar Skull Girls – USA, 2016

Sugar Skull Girls is a 2016 American comedy fantasy film written and directed by Christian Grillo (Apocalypse Kiss; Deer Crossing; Roxsy Tyler’s House of Horrors). It stars Leslie Easterbrook, Michael Berryman (The Evil Within; The Devil’s Rejects; The Hills Have Eyes; et… Read More ›

Voodoo Rising – USA, 2016

‘Them woods is evil’ Voodoo Rising is a 2016 American backwoods horror feature film produced and directed by Eddie Lengyel (Hellweek; Scarred; Naughty List) from a screenplay co-written with Kris Smith (Naughty List). The film was previously known as Black Hills and… Read More ›

Zombie Croc – USA, 2015

Zombie Croc is a 2015 American supernatural horror film directed by Robert Elkins (Backwoods 2: The Revenge of Caleb; Nightmare at Bunnyman Bridge; Zombie Isle). It was produced by Worldwide Multimedia and American Eyesore Films. Cast: Brittney Scalf Apryl Crowell Crystal Howell Tony… Read More ›

Sharktopus vs. Whalewolf – USA, 2015

Sharktopus vs. Whalewolf  is a 2015 American science fiction horror feature film directed by Kevin O’Neill (Dinocroc; Dinoshark; Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda) from a screenplay by Matt Yamashita (Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda; Art School of Horrors; Death Race 2050). It was originally announced as Sharktopus vs. Mermantula. The movie was the second sequel to… Read More ›

Voodoo Heartbeat – USA, 1972

‘Serum of Satan, One drop… and a raging monster is unleashed to kill… and kill again in an unending lust for blood! Voodoo Heartbeat is a 1972 American horror film written and directed by Belgian ex-pat Charles Nizet (The Ravager; Help Me… I’m… Read More ›

The Disembodied – USA, 1957

‘Female witch doctor… fiendish tigress of the jungle!’ The Disembodied is a 1957 American horror feature film directed by Walter Grauman (Crowhaven Farm; Are You in the House Alone?; Nightmare on the 13th Floor) from a screenplay by Jack Townley and produced by… Read More ›

Voodoo Woman – USA, 1957

‘Creeping terror… striking from the depths of Hell!’ Voodoo Woman is a 1957 American horror feature film produced by Alex Gordon and directed by Edward L. Cahn (It! The Terror from Beyond Space; Invisible Invaders; The Four Skulls of Jonathan Drake) from… Read More ›

Soucouyant – folklore

The soucouyant or soucriant in Dominica, Trinidadian and Guadeloupean folklore (also known as Ole-Higue or Loogaroo elsewhere in the Caribbean), is a kind of witch or vampire, possibly dating back to early European visitors settling in the region.   The… Read More ›

Witches’ Tales – comic magazine

Witches’ Tales – not to be confused with the 1950s comics of the same name – was a black-and-white horror-anthology comics magazine published by Eerie Publications, a New York-based company run by comic-book artist and 1970s magazine entrepreneur Myron Fass, between July 1969 and February 1975…. Read More ›

Baron Samedi, Haitian Loa and Voodoo – article

Baron Samedi (the slightly less impressive Baron Saturday, translated into English), and also Baron Samdi, Bawon Samedi, or Bawon Sanmdi, is one of the Loa of Haitian vodou, the spirits of the dead. Samedi is a Loa of the dead, along with Baron’s numerous other incarnations Baron Cimetière, Baron La Croix, and Baron Kriminel. He… Read More ›

Waxwork – USA, 1988

‘Stop on by and give the afterlife a try.’ Waxwork is a 1988 American comedy horror feature film directed by Anthony Hickox. It stars Zach Galligan and Deborah Foreman. A sequel, Waxwork II: Lost in Time, was released in 1992. The eighteen… Read More ›