May 18, 2017
Religion is a comfort to some, and a horror to others.
Some very good horror movies focus on deeds done in the name of the Almighty.
The characters in these movies hear voices, or have dreams, and they’re compelled to act in strange and horrible ways.
Are they mad?
These movies haunt you because...
May 4, 2017
For some of us, just being a passive viewer isn’t enough.
Some of us are compelled to create and share the love for other artists.
Writer, filmmaker, journalist, and actress Heidi Honeycutt comes to Hellbent For Horror to talk about the Etheria Film Night (http://www.etheriafilmnight.com), what it’s like to act in...
Apr 28, 2017
Remakes? Sequels? Are they good? Can they be good?
I prefer a remake to a sequel for a bunch of reasons. But that doesn’t mean all remakes are good movies. It depends on how the movie is remade.
Some story updates really work for the time they are made, and others not so much. Invasion of the...
Apr 19, 2017
A "Double Feature" that's so big, we needed TWO PODCASTS to tell it!
James Hancock (host of The Wrong Reel podcast) returns for Part 2 of our collaboration between our two podcasts, where we discuss the "monsters" at the heart of the movies of Roman Polanski.
Sometimes they’re literal monsters, sometimes...
Apr 6, 2017
We all have our guilty pleasures.
I have admired John Waters as a filmmaker since I first read about him in the pages of Fangoria magazine back in 1982.
I love a maverick filmmaker who can manage to make movies outside of the system on a shoestring budget that are original, unique, and fun. The early films of John...