Here is the question we all ask ourselves. Whether we are watching a scary movie, or heading downstairs to the basement. We think “Do I really want to turn on the light?” followed by “What if I see a monster?” The truth about adulthood is that we’re really just kids that got older, and wiser. Most of us. But some things will always fundamental scare … [Read more...] about 4 Horror Movies Where Turning The Light Off Was a Bad Idea
Scary Paranormal Horror Movies and Series
Attention horror and paranormal movie fans! We’re providing reviews of some of the best and most original and legendary movies of all time on Puzzle Box Horror. And we’re not just talking about upcoming reviews of new award-winning movies like ‘Parasite’, but reaching way back to the roots of horror and paranormal filmmaking.
Our writers at Puzzle Box Horror have been lifelong fans of the paranormal. We’re also those guys (and gals) that still collect box sets of the most epic ‘scary AF’ movies and series. Our shelves are full of NECA horror collectibles and we believe in vacations in New Orleans, walking through cemeteries and getting our tarot read. True story... the boss just got back in February.
One of the things we love most, is how Netflix, Amazon Prime, Shudder and Hulu have created new opportunities for original horror fiction and paranormal docuseries. This has opened the doors to more writers and filmmakers who have some amazing and terrifying stories to tell. And they don’t have to source the $50 million dollar budget through large motion picture studios to produce these incredible indie horror flicks.
The original movie “The Evil Dead” was praised as one of the best horror films by the great Stephen King. Like many filmmakers in the early days of horror cinema, bringing “The Evil Dead” to the big screen was a bootstrap effort by a group of creative friends with big dreams (and non-existent production budget). If you have watched “The Evil Dead” a hundred times (and … [Read more...] about 4 Cool Things You Never Knew About Sam Raimi’s Movie “The Evil Dead”
We all have to start somewhere and for some of Hollywood's greats that was acting in B Horror movies. I think you will be pleasantly surprised to find out who of the current Hollywood elite have had parts in some pretty bad B Horror movies. From seductive snake people to genetically altered tomatoe invasions, they have done it all. And by bad I mean totally worth watching as … [Read more...] about 8 Hollywood Stars Who Started Their Careers in B Horror Movies
Head to any major retail store and you’ll probably find a Ouija board in the kids game section. Next to Monopoly and Cards Against Humanity? Seriously? Unless you are an occult practitioner or someone who has studied the paranormal, a Ouija board probably looks harmless, like any other board game. But talk to people who have had a creepy or downright … [Read more...] about 5 Dangerous Things You Should Never Do With a Ouija Board
What is the Necronomicon, you may ask? It's an ancient tome that sprung from the nightmarish imagination of H.P. Lovecraft, which he encouraged his peers to use in their literature as well--subsequently, it has become a book that symbolizes evil in horror culture. It continues on now, as an icon of what can come from the supernatural and occult influences of, what could be, an … [Read more...] about 7 Times the Necronomicon Appeared in Cinema