HauntedCoffee @hauntedcoffeeactive 1 year, 8 months ago
So what is it that actually scares you gentlemen and ladies about horror films like that? Is it the thought of having this happening to your own body? Is it because of the alien quality taken on by something so familiar as the human anatomy is? Or is it purely because of the slimy bits, oozing liquids, and mouths and eyes appearing where they…[Read more]
The obligatory topic. What’s your favourite movie with a horrific body imagery? Which part in particular?
Mine would be the mutated dog-human-something creature from The Thing. Rob Bottin and Stan Winston did an amazing job on that movie. And then there’s the baby from David Lynch’s Eraserhead.
In reply to: The_Shape78 posted an update in the group John Carpenter Fans Hands down, has to be Halloween. This is without a doubt the best film made, in my opinion. Check out my review for more. View
Without a doubt The Thing and In the Mouth of Madness. Love them both for their atmosphere.
In reply to: Baba-Yaga posted an update in the group Books From the Dark I like Orson Scott Card. View
Ray Bradbury’s ‘There Will Come Soft Rains’ from the Martian Chronicles. It’s unbelievably eerie. And I love William Gibson’s books as well.
In reply to: Bracket posted an update in the group H.P Lovecraft Appreciation The title says it all, what’s your favorite Lovecraft story and why? View
I’ve read and re-read the Dunwich Horror many, many times. Absolutely love it for the strange characters and the overall feel of corruption. But the Haunter in the Dark has immediately charmed me with the mysteriousness of the town Blake was wandering through. I can always picture it very clearly in my head.