No Sympathy for the Devil: 'The Exorcist' Director William Friedkin Looks Back

No Sympathy for the Devil: 'The Exorcist' Director William Friedkin Looks Back "Let's go to the steps." Filmmaker William Friedkin is leading a group of journalists around Georgetown, the Washington, D.C. neighborhood that served as the setting for his 1973 blockbuster The ...

Horror Highlights: Gremlin Trailer, Splathouse Podcast, Read-only: A Collection Of Digital Horror

To save everyone you love, you have to sacrifice one person you really care about in Gremlin, the new horror film from Uncork'd Entertainment that's teased in a trailer and official poster. Also in ...

Review: Surely you'll enjoy the 'Airplane'-esque silliness of 'Angie Tribeca'

Review: Surely you'll enjoy the 'Airplane'-esque silliness of 'Angie Tribeca' Every time I sing the praises of TBS' "Angie Tribeca" on Twitter, I get one of two responses: "That's a comedy? I thought it was another boring police procedural." and "That's a real show? I thought ...

10 Great Religious Horror Movies

The battle between good and evil has played out in theaters for decades and it’s the memorable holy terrors that have left a cinematic memory for us. Religious horror films usually consist of figures ...

11 scary horror movie child stars: see how they look now

11 scary horror movie child stars: see how they look now Louisa and Lisa Burns, who played the now-iconic twins in Stanely Kubrick's The Shining, attended a film screening at the BFI in London yesterday (January 29). Do you recognise the @Shining_twins? ...

The Shining, Exorcist, more: Scary horror movie children - then & now

The Shining, Exorcist, more: Scary horror movie children - then & now Louisa and Lisa Burns, who played the now-iconic twins in Stanely Kubrick's The Shining, attended a film screening at the BFI in London yesterday (January 29). The twin sisters have kept a low ...

The Unseen: 'Exorcist III' Still Scares the Hell Out of Me!

The Unseen: 'Exorcist III' Still Scares the Hell Out of Me! Our pumpkins are carved, the bags of mini Milky Way bars are ready for distribution, and my yard is covered with that horrible fake spider webbing that sticks to everything except the damn shrubs. ...

B-Sides: Trying to Make Money with a Foosball Film Was the Real Longshot

If you’ve listened to the newest Foycast, then you’ve already heard me discuss in detail the 1981 obscurity Longshot - the world’s only foosball movie. Odds are you’ll never see this film, but in this ...

Drive-In Mutants: Savage Streets (1984)

Savage Streets (1984) Motion Picture Marketing Directed by: Danny Steinmann Starring: Linda Blair, John Vernon, John Dryer, Linnea Quigley The Plot is Afoot! Brenda is the leader of a pack of young ...

'The Exorcist' Recut as an '80s Sitcom

In 1973, director William Friedkin terrorized global audiences with his squirm-inducing vision of demonic possession, "The Exoricst." Father Damien Karras' battle with the evil spirit of Pazuzu now ...

Trouble In Paradise – White Collar Sneak Peek

As we talked about a month ago, White Collar season 4 is just about ready to rock and star Matt Bomer has been tearing up the track lately. As the dedicated fans likely already know, the season 3 ...

CoF Presents: 10 Comedies You Haven’t Seen (But Should)

Some movies will always make me laugh, but let’s face it; the same movies might make others yawn. Comedy is tricky business, the hardest genre to pull off form script to screen. I’ve put together a ...

Why Exorcisms Are Awesome

We predicted a year or so back that the release of "The Last Exorcism" would not actually be the last exorcism. How do we know? Please refer again to this article's title. After all, as Michael Bay ...

Horror at the Oscars Part III

Tremors? Nightbreed? Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat? 976-evil? Are all on the list this year. And though there were not huge horror wins in sound editing through screenplays, the Technical Awards ...

Top Ten Movie Exorcists

Mikael Hafstrom’s latest feature The Rite, starring the legendary Sir Anthony Hopkins, newcomer Colin O’Donoghue and Alice Braga, gets its UK release on February 25th and to celebrate we thought we’d ...

R.I.P. Leslie Nielsen (1926-2010)

Veteran actor Leslie Nielsen passed away yesterday November 28th in a hospital in Florida after suffering complications from a bout of pneumonia, aged 84. Born in Saskatchewan, Canada in 1926, Nielsen ...

Leslie Nielsen — Gone but Always Hilarious

F. Scott Fitzgerald famously said, "There are no second acts in American lives," but actor Leslie Nielsen might have disagreed with him. Nielsen died in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on November 28 from ...

Leslie Nielsen obituary

Canadian actor whose reputation was transformed by his deadpan comic persona in Airplane! and the Naked Gun series Few people watching the career of the tall, husky and fair-haired Leslie Nielsen, ...

Actor Leslie Nielson Dies at Age 84

Celebrating 80's week here at HorrorBid has been all fun and games so far. Its given us a chance to look back and laugh at a decade that helped mold who and what we are today. Unfortunately in this ...

Leslie Nielsen: a career in clips

Leslie Nielsen, who spent 30 years forging a career as a serious actor, and then another 30 playing the same parts for laughs, has died aged 84. We look back over his life in clips Few actors have ...

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