The good horror film insists on the humanity that’s inextinguishable even by severe atrocity.
At the very least, these 13 weird movies can hold your attention, and deliver decent chills, especially with a nice buzz and low expectations.
If zombies seem infinitely spongy as functional allegories, it’s their non-hierarchic function that retains the kernel of their monstrousness.
These are the films from this millennium that have most shocked us by plumbing our deepest primordial terrors.
The new list is based on polling nine contributors to the site, some of whom contributed to the original list.
Some of our great new horror movies look to the past for assistance, others resonate with bleak nihilism for our future.