Friday, December 14, 2012

Beneath the Skin: How they Did the Transformation Scene in 'An American Werewolf in London'



"An American Werewolf in London" has one of the most realistic appearing werewolf transformation sequences that I have ever seen. The movie was made in a time when CG effects were very expensive, and practical effects were king. While some companies now solely rely on CG as a crutch for their movie monsters, I find that those that still do it old school tend to have monsters that are far more real looking and convincing than their digital counterparts.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Top 13 Scariest Ghost Movies


There are a lot of ghost movies in the world, and like ghosts themselves,  some are good, some are bad, and some are downright terrifying. The good ghost movies avoid cliches and get right into the suspense and horror of being haunted by the vengeful dead.

Here's my list of the top 13 scariest ghost movies. Enjoy!

Monday, December 10, 2012

Top 3 Scariest Zombie Mods



Some video games have become so popular and well loved that fans have gone out of their way to create mods, or modified versions of the game. Ever since the zombie mod, "They Hunger" for Half-Life was available for download, fans have been working on creating better, scarier zombie mods of popular games.

The zombie mod trend has caught on, and even the game developers themselves have joined in the fray to create utterly creepy and terrifying journeys into the realms of the undead.

Here's my list of the top three scariest zombie mods for video games.