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Column | Shocked but not horrified at the Academy’s nominations

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January 16, 2020
This is another in a long line of horror movies getting completely ignored by one of the most prestigious awarding bodies in the world.

Horror movie classics should be standard for scares

(Illustration by Garrett Aguilar | Staff Illustrator)
November 2, 2017

Johnny and Barbara arrive at their father’s grave in rural Pennsylvania, a storm brewing in the distance. A gaunt, staggering man approaches silently across the landscape of headstones. He murders Johnny....

Movie murderers make killer crushes

(Illustration by Raka Sarkar | Senior Staff Illustrator)
October 30, 2017

In a darkened movie theater, a pale face appears, grinning evilly from the depths of a sewer grate. A masked man in a dark jumpsuit stalks menacingly down a corridor with a knife. A creepy loner stares...

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