Netflix Review: XX

XX is a four-part horror anthology, directed solely by women, that premiered at Sundance in January of this year. Comprised of four distinct short films that run about 20 minutes each, XX gives us chilling tales set in classic settings all told from a female perspective. Although it gives us nothing revolutionary vis-à-vis storytelling, it …

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The Nightmare Machine 

You ever wonder where those eerie and spine-chilling sounds come from that are included in some of today's most successful horror films? Great Big Story produced a short documentary on how some of these pieces of score are produced. Film music composer, Mark Korven, shows us how it's done. https://youtu.be/1lTYPvArbGo

Waxwork records plans comic book and 7″ vinyl companion releases

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Tomorrow, the talented folks over at Waxwork Records are releasing its first in a series of original horror themed comic books. If this wasn't already cool enough, they are also releasing a 7" vinyl featuring orginal music that is a companion piece to the comic book! As always, the artwork is incredible. The first issue cover art …

Darling (2015) Review

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Darling (2015), wastes no time setting up the unsettling. Slow, creeping shots of a monochrome New York City, ripe with chilling musical cues, create an atmosphere of strained uncertainty that keeps you deliciously uncomfortable throughout. Set in an anachronistic New York City, Darling stars a wide-eyed Lauren Ashley Carter (Premium Rush, The Woman) as Darling, …

Scary you say…?

Well, this what it’s come to. What have I done with my life? What could I have done differently…...? The answer to that is absolutely NOTHING! I am lucky enough to start a company involving something I love and have had a passion for my entire life. I started Scary Basement Media to be involved …