Category: Horror House Party

Horror Moms, Part 1 – Morticia Addams

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On day one of our salute to horror’s most memorable moms, we wish a Happy Mother’s Day to Morticia Addams.

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May Horror Flowers, Part 5 – Swamp Thing

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On Day 5 of May Horror Flowers we revisit the 1982 DC Comics hero plant “Swamp Thing,” directed by none other than the inimitable Wes Craven.

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May Horror Flowers, Part 4 – The Happening

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So far we’ve only taken on one plant, or one species of plant. But today we’re fighting all of them! It’s time for “The Happening” on Day Four of May Horror Flowers.

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May Flowers, Part 3 – The Day of the Triffids

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Killer plants take advantage of society’s collapse to rule the world in “The Day of the Triffids.” It’s day 3 of May Horror Flowers.

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May Flowers, Part 2 – The Ruins

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On day two of May horror flowers, we look at a vine that really gets under your skin in “The Ruins.”

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May Flowers, Part 1 – Little Shop of Horrors

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If you haven’t seen the alternate, extended, $5 million War-of-the-Worlds Director’s-Cut ending to Little Shop of Horrors – well, you ain’t seen nothin’!

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Rainy Day Horror Films, Part 4 – Friday the Thirteenth

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Are you wondering what to watch on a dreary, stormy, Friday the Thirteenth in April? Let me suggest the entire iconic “Friday the Thirteenth” movie franchise!

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Rainy Day Horror Films, Part 3 – The Ring

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Are you wondering what to watch on a dreary, stormy day? Let me suggest that you DON’T watch the brilliant and frightening 2002 American remake of “The Ring.”

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Rainy Day Horror Films, Part 2 – Constantine

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Are you wondering what to watch on a dreary, gloomy, April-drizzle kind of day? Let me suggest the Keanu Reeves occult detective film, 2005’s “Constantine.”

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Rainy Day Horror Films, Part 1 – Frankenstein

Are you wondering what to watch on a dreary, stormy day? Let me suggest the iconic creation scene in 1931’s “Frankenstein.”

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The Use of Fog in Horror Movies

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From our friends at Vaping Man: a brand-new infographic looking at the uses of fog and mist in horror films

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Screen of Screams People’s Choice Awards

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The people have spoken. The San Diego Screen with Screams Horror Film Festival Peoples’ Choice Awards have been announced. And the winners are . . . .

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April Fool’s Day – The Holiday Beloved in 1986

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What to do on April Fool’s Day? Watch three very Foolish movies, of course!

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Happy Easter from Horror House Party

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Happy Easter from McCabria Darque and Horror House Party

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Screen with Screams Names “Bogy” as Official Selection

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Director Jake Byrd’s short film “Bogy” will be shown at the Screen with Screams Horror Film Festival on Friday, March 30, 2018. Join us for the best of San Diego’s horror films.

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Screen with Screams Names “Dead Man Walking” as Official Selection

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Director Rich Varville’s short film “Dead Man Walking” will be shown at the Screen with Screams Horror Film Festival on Friday, March 30, 2018. You’ll love this cutting-edge music-video-style film!

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Screen with Screams Names “Robb’s Problem” as Official Selection

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Director Dianna Ippolito’s short film “Robb’s Problem” will be shown at the Screen with Screams Horror Film Festival on Friday, March 30, 2018. Join us for the best in San Diego film!

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Screen with Screams Names “Lucy’s Raw Eyes” as Official Selection

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Director Inés Sorlat’s short film “Lucy’s Raw Eyes” will be shown at the Screen with Screams Horror Film Festival on Friday, March 30, 2018. Come see this provocative science fiction/horror film by one of San Diego’s newest directors!

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San Diego Screen with Screams Horror Film Festival Preview

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I’m ready for my spring horror fix – good thing San Diego’s Screen with Screams Horror Film Festival is this weekend. Come to Hillcrest’s Brick Bar this Friday Night (March 30, 2018) for a little bit of Halloween at Easter!

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A New Beginning: Leprechaun Returns 2019

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St Patrick’s Day is almost upon us – and that means it’s time to get ready to watch Warwick Davis in the “Leprechaun” series. Oh, you’ve seen all those? Then here’s something you haven’t seen – the all-new SyFy original “Leprechaun Returns” set for release in 2019.

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