Thank You, Wes: A Tribute to One of Horror History’s Most Authentic Auteurs

By most definitions, an auteur is a filmmaker whose style is infallibly their own; they inject each of their films with such a distinct style and vision– chief among these traits, unique sincerity– that there is no mistaking whose work it is. Ever so often in one’s lifetime do we get to wholly acknowledge when […]

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What’s Your Favorite Scary Comic? 8 Comic Book Slashers to Pair with the Return of ‘Scream’ and Ghostface

Instantly recognizable mask and costume? Tragic backstory? Iconic gimmick? All of these attributes describe some of cinema’s greatest slashers, folks like Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, and, of course, Ghostface, back in cinemas in this year’s Scream. But before Black Christmas, Italian gialli, and even Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho, those were the attributes of comic book bad […]

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Meeks Speaks: Jamie Kennedy Shares His Thoughts on the New ‘Scream’ in 30-Minute Video [Spoilers]

“My first reaction… it is FANTASTIC.” We’ve seen countless reactions to the new Scream movie these past several days, and of course we’ve shared our own – read Meagan’s review here and my own thoughts here – but it’s particularly interesting to hear what members of the Scream family think about it. For starters, Matthew […]

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‘Scream’ – Official Ghostface Merch from Spirit Halloween Includes 5-Foot Animatronic and Chrome Mask

A brand new Scream movie is now playing in theaters, and the folks over at Spirit Halloween want to remind us that they’ve got a bunch of official Ghostface merch up for grabs. In an email sent over to Bloody Disgusting this morning, Spirit Halloween shined the spotlight on their Ghostface merchandise, which includes a […]

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Queer Visual Artist David Ayllon Creates ‘Scream’ Tribute Photo Series! [Images]

If you’ve seen the new Scream film (review), then you’ll know that fandom is a major focus of the film’s social commentary. While certain segments of fandom can undoubtedly be a little toxic, sometimes that extreme passion for a particular IP can birth (pun intended) a wonderfully creative endeavor. That’s exactly what happened when photographer David Ayllon […]

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‘Scream’ Is the Sharpest Fifth Entry In a Horror Franchise [Halloweenies Podcast]

“Something about this one just feels different…” Indeed it does. That’s why your fellow Halloweenies have re-assembled in Woodsboro to slice and dice through the one we’ve all been waiting for: Scream, aka 5cream. So, delete your social media, tape over your camera phone, and head to the Murder Hospital with co-hosts Justin Gerber, Michael Roffman, […]

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‘Scream’ Legacy Actors Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, and David Arquette on Reprising Their Roles [Interview]

Scream‘s Sidney Prescott, Gale Weathers, and Dewey Riley have endured countless stabs and gunshot wounds between them, enduring and outlasting multiple Ghostface encounters across four movies spanning twenty-five years. Now they’re back once again to help a new generation fend off Ghostface. It’s safe to say that no one knows these characters or this franchise […]

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Sonia Ammar and Mikey Madison Talk ‘Scream’ and Growing Up as Fans of the Franchise [Interview]

Scream marks Sonia Ammar‘s first major feature role and Mikey Madison‘s first horror credit, but both grew up adoring the franchise from a very young age. The actors play Liv and Amber, respectively, as part of the new generation of Woodsboro teens. Ahead of Scream‘s release in theaters on January 14, Bloody Disgusting chatted with […]

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Scream in Your Hands: How To Evolve the Serial Killer Subgenre In Video Games

The release of the new Scream movie has me in the mood to play games where you’re trying to evade a slasher/serial killer. My personal favorites when it comes to this type of mayhem are that of Puppet Combo’s games; in gems like Babysitter Bloodbath and Murder House, you must run for your life as a mad killer tries to hunt […]

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[Video] Watch ‘Scream’ Cast Members Play ‘Among Us’ as Ghostface Cosmetic is Revealed for the Game

It was just yesterday that Bloody Disgusting’s Meagan Navarro published an interview with Scream stars Melissa Barrera and Jack Quaid where they likened the secrecy regarding the film’s script to playing the hit multiplayer murder game Among Us, and as is the norm for Scream, the reference had some real-world connection. In a promotional video […]

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10 of the Most Memorable Slasher Movies Released in the 25 Years Since ‘Scream’ Changed the Game

By 1996, slashers were out of style. The Golden Age of Slashers waned over a decade ago, and ’90s horror was still searching for its identity thanks largely to massive shifts in technology. Wes Craven‘s second attempt at meta-horror changed everything; Scream‘s quiet December release snowballed into an enormous hit and reinvigorated the subgenre, ushering a new […]

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Kevin Williamson Details His Original Plans for ‘Scream 5’ & ‘Scream 6’! [Interview]

In case you thought we had exhausted ourselves on all things Scream after spending four hours(!!!) discussing Scream 4 last week, think again! In a special Horror Queers bonus episode, Joe and I have Scream scribe Kevin Williamson on the line in celebration of the new film, which hits theaters today! The Scream franchise, while beloved, is not […]

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