Wes Craven

Shocker – USA, 1989

‘No more Mr. Nice Guy’ Shocker – also known as Wes Craven’s Shocker – is a 1989 American comedy horror feature film written and directed by co-producer Wes Craven (Scream; A Nightmare on Elm Street; The Hills Have Eyes). The movie stars Michael… Read More ›

Mind Ripper – USA, 1995

‘Live in horror die in fear’ Mind Ripper is a 1995 American horror film directed by Joe Gayton from a screenplay by Jonathan Craven and Phil Mittleman. Although originally conceived as a possible sequel to the original The Hills Have Eyes (1977) and The Hills… Read More ›

David Hess – actor

David Alexander Hess was an American actor, musician and songwriter, best known for his appearances in a trio of extreme horror films in the 1970s, in which he played a variety of psychotic sex criminals. Born September 19, 1936 in New… Read More ›

Body Bags (1993)

‘Zip yourself in tight!’ Body Bags is a 1993 American science fiction comedy horror film, directed by John Carpenter, Tobe Hooper and Larry Sulkis. It is an anthology film, featuring three unconnected stories, with bookend segments featuring Carpenter and Hooper as deranged morgue attendees. It is notable for… Read More ›

Dracula II: Ascension – USA, 2003

Dracula II: Ascension is a 2003 American-Romanian horror film, directed by Patrick Lussier. It stars Jason Scott Lee, Stephen Billington and Diane Neal. Roy Scheider – star of Jaws, its sequel and whose career began in low budget horror with The Curse of the Living Corpse – has a… Read More ›

Hitch-Hike (1977)

Hitch-Hike – original title: Autostop rosso sangue – also known as Hitchhike, Death Drive and The Naked Prey, is a 1977 Italian crime-exploitation film directed by Pasquale Festa Campanile. It stars Franco Nero and Corinne Cléry as a couple in a troubled marriage, and David Hess as a fugitive who takes them hostage. The distinctive… Read More ›

Misfits – Scream! (song/music video)

“Scream!” is the ninth single by the horror punk band the Misfits, and the only single released from their 1999 album Famous Monsters. The music video for the song was directed by George A. Romero, famous for his Living Dead series of zombie films. “Scream!” was written in a parking lot in Seattle while the… Read More ›

A Nightmare on Elm Street – USA, 1984

A Nightmare on Elm Street is a 1984 American slasher horror film written and directed by Wes Craven, and the first film of the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise. Main cast: Heather Langenkamp, John Saxon (Tenebrae), Ronee Blakley, Amanda Wyss, Jsu Garcia, Robert Englund, and Johnny Depp in his feature film debut…. Read More ›

Scream – USA, 1996

  ‘Don’t answer the phone. Don’t open the door. Don’t try to escape.’ Scream is a 1996 American slasher horror feature film written by Kevin Williamson and directed by Wes Craven. The movie stars Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, Drew Barrymore, and David Arquette. Scream follows the character of Sidney Prescott (Campbell), a high… Read More ›

Feast – USA, 2005

Feast is a 2005 American horror film, a result of Project Greenlight‘s third season, the amateur filmmaking documentary series and contest. The winning team was composed of writers Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton, and director John Gulager. It was executive produced by Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Chris Moore , Wes Craven and the Maloof… Read More ›

Pulse – USA, 2006

Pulse is an 2006 American horror film and remake of the Japanese horror film, Kairo; Pulse was written by Wes Craven and Ray Wright, and directed by Jim Sonzero. The film stars Kristen Bell, Ian Somerhalder, Christina Milian and Brad Dourif. Plot: When Josh Ockmann (Jonathan Tucker) enters a dark university library intending… Read More ›