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The Darkness Within: 13 Films That Burrow into Our Psyches

The Darkness Within: 13 Films That Burrow into Our Psyches

These 13 films help us understand horror as an important mode of cultural expression, as a means to explore the dark inner recesses of ourselves and our society.

Trapped in the Negative Zone: The Fantastic Four on Film

Trapped in the Negative Zone: The Fantastic Four on Film

The dust has cleared on the fourth attempt to bring The Fantastic Four to the big screen. Why is this team of comic characters so important? What keeps going so horribly wrong?

The Thing: BOOT!

Don’t Open That Door! #51: ‘The Thing From Another World’ (1951)

Neneh Cherry & The Thing: The Cherry Thing

Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.’s ‘The Thing’ Has Some Serious Gender Anxieties

‘The Thing’ (the Video Game) Also Deserves a Remake

The Thing (2011): Bringing Quiet Tones and Space Vaginas Back from the ’80s

The Top 10 Alien Invasion Movies of All Time

Watch the Skies!: Top 10 Alien Invasion Films

How Does One Beat the Heat? Try Descending Into Icy Madness

Cinema Qua Non – Indispensable DVDs: Part 1