We Need A Bechdel Test for Horror: Introducing the Carie-Burns Test

I think about gender in film constantly. My film reviews feature five different representation tests, including the famous Bechdel-Wallace Test. Those tests don’t quite account for all the murder and mayhem that horror ladies have to endure. It’s time for a chainsaw-proof Bechdel Test.

Terror Revisited: ARACHNOPHOBIA Isn’t That Scary But It Still Scared Me

It turns out that PG-13 horror comedies from the 90s can still be scary if they are about spiders.

The “IT” Franchise Tricks Us Into Thinking it’s Good By Spending Obscene Amounts of Money

If you’ve seen IT you’ve already seen all the terrors that CHAPTER 2 has in store for you. They still spent the cost of 8 MIDSOMMARs to make it again.