NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD

Love at First Fright: 10 of the Scariest Directorial Debuts

Love at First Fright: 10 of the Scariest Directorial Debuts

Talk about scary-talented! “The Others” and “Night of the Living Dead” are just two super-spooky movies that represent a director’s feature-film debut.

The 7 Most Terrifying Zombie Uprisings in the Movies

The 7 Most Terrifying Zombie Uprisings in the Movies

Not all zombies are created equal. From shambling, slow-moving corpses to insectoid alien parasites, the living dead have taken myriad forms while attacking humanity. Here are seven movies, from “Dead Alive” to “World War Z” that offer truly terrifying takes on a zombie apocalypse.

7 Simple Steps to Surviving a Zombie Apocalypse (As Learned From the Movies)

7 Simple Steps to Surviving a Zombie Apocalypse (As Learned From the Movies)

Movies love a good end-of-the-world scenario, whether it’s natural disaster, divine retribution or nuclear war. The classic zombie scenario has got to be the most compelling of all. When the undead do take over, try not to forget these tried-and-true rules for staying alive.

Fright Fest: 10 Totally Scary Halloween Movies

Fright Fest: 10 Totally Scary Halloween Movies

Nothing is better than getting loaded on sugar and watching horror classics like Psycho, Texas Chainsaw Massacre, and Evil Dead on Halloween.

A Pop Culture Zombie Timeline: From Bela Lugosi to “THE RETURNED”

A Pop Culture Zombie Timeline: From Bela Lugosi to “THE RETURNED”

Whether you call them The Undead, The Living Dead, Ghouls or simply Walkers. Zombies have emerged as a vital pop culture phenomenon — sometimes literally gnawing their way into our hearts. Check out this infographic timeline detailing zombies in pop culture.

Twelve O’Clock High! The 10 Biggest Midnight Movies

Twelve O’Clock High! The 10 Biggest Midnight Movies

What makes a movie a midnight movie? Usually it’s a deft combination of outrageousness and outsiderness that gives cinematic outcasts a second life after dark. Here are our 10 favorite midnight movies, including “Rock Horror Picture Show” and “Donnie Darko.”

FYIVOD for the week of March 15th: Claustrophobia edition

FYIVOD for the week of March 15th: Claustrophobia edition

The world of film is changing. For one thing, there’s not much actual film anymore. The future is digital; more and more, it’s streaming on our computers, too. Every week in FYIVOD, we survey the landscape online movies to bring you a snapshot of what’s available. This week, we’re looking at claustrophobic horror movies. Don’t go in there! And definitely don’t close that door! And whatever you do, don’t turn on that light!!

THIS WEEK’S THEME: Claustrophobic Horror