All posts by Exquisite Terror

Born from a love of horror, ponderous thoughts and meandering topics, Exquisite Terror is a periodical that takes a more academic approach to the genre.

Win: The Paranormal Incident

60 years after the closure of the Odenbrook Sanitarium following a mass suicide, a group of students venture into the asylum.

/ July 2, 2012

Win: Attack of the Herbals

A mysterious crate washed ashore contains an addictive herbal tea that turns the villagers into crazy zombies.

/ June 22, 2012

Win: Playback

A group of high school students dig into their town’s infamous past, unwittingly unlocking an evil that corrupts destroys them.

/ June 21, 2012

666: The Prophecy

You would almost expect tongue planted firmly in cheek, yet this sagging clod of a movie takes itself quite seriously.

/ June 7, 2012

The Watermen

A stalk-and-slash film with very little stalking or slashing, little happens until the inevitably contrived conclusion.

/ June 6, 2012

Juan of the Dead

Zombie fans will enjoy the numerous genre references, but many will see the same old tired and perfunctory plot devices.

/ June 2, 2012