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The Guest: Interview with Director Adam Wingard and Screenwriter Simon Barrett
30 Sep 2014 // 10:00 PM
The duo discuss their filmic influences, toying with audience expectation and the use of humor in horror.
The PopMatters Fall Preview: September 2014
5 Sep 2014 // 3:30 AM
For fans of everything from the truly buzz-worthy (Terry Gilliam) to that found footage trope yet again (Casey La Scala), this warm-up to the end of the year awards has you covered.
Lost and Found: A 'Blair Witch' Postmortem
26 Oct 2016 // 8:00 PM
As the latest Blair Witch exits cinemas, PopMatters asks what was the aura of the first Blair Witch Project, and has it been lost?
The Dreadful 'Blair Witch' Casts a Boring Spell
16 Sep 2016 // 3:30 AM
This unnecessary sequel lacks the novelty and ingenuity of its predecessor.
'Drinking Buddies' + 'You're Next': Genre Films DIYed
26 Aug 2013 // 11:00 PM
Both Drinking Buddies and You're Next infuse genre conventions with less predictable DIY spirit.
The 10 Best New Breed Horror Filmmakers Working Today
14 Oct 2014 // 4:00 AM
They are the contemporary voices of an ages old ideal, the new fear masters in a genre sometimes stunted by its own lack of (critical) legitimacy.