Ridley Scott’s ‘Alien’ Problem – ScreenHub Entertainment

Ridley Scott’s Alien prequels have attracted much controversy. Some have praised them as fresh and innovative, while others have criticized them as unrecognizable from the original classic. Longtime fans have nitpicked both Prometheus and Covenant, but nitpicks are often symptomatic of a much larger issue. The biggest complaint fans had with Prometheus and Alien: Covenant wasn’t character development, plot holes, or even the series moving away from the Alien itself. It was the gradual stripping away of the unknown.

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Easter Eggs, Theories, And More From The First Full ‘Halloween’ Trailer – ScreenHub Entertainment

Since the trailer for Blumhouse’s upcoming sequel to Halloween made its debut, many fans have been eager to analyze it, seeking out the numerous references not only to the original film, but every other film in the long running series. Here are just a few moments that recall some of the series’ most popular moments. Halloween Of course no Halloween trailer would be complete without … Continue reading Easter Eggs, Theories, And More From The First Full ‘Halloween’ Trailer – ScreenHub Entertainment

Aged Michael Myers Revealed in First ‘Halloween’ Images – ScreenHub Entertainment

Late last night, the first official images from Blumhouse’s 2018 production of Halloween were released. A sequel to John Carpenter’s seminal classic, the 2018 film was directed by David Gordon Green, and saw the return of Carpenter as a producer and creative consultant, Jamie Lee Curtis as the leading lady, and Nick Castle as the notorious slasher, their first collaboration since the original. What do … Continue reading Aged Michael Myers Revealed in First ‘Halloween’ Images – ScreenHub Entertainment

Maidens & Maniacs: Female Empowerment in the Slasher Genre – ScreenHub Entertainment

Since the slasher sub-genre of horror films exploded into cinemas in the late ’70s, many critics have attacked the genre as being sexist against women. Films like Halloween, Friday the 13th and others are often labelled as misogynistic morality tales that punish those living their lives freely, and only reward the so-called “good girls” with their lives. This is a tune sang by many of … Continue reading Maidens & Maniacs: Female Empowerment in the Slasher Genre – ScreenHub Entertainment

10 Underrated Slasher Villains – ScreenHub Entertainment

(WARNING: This post contains spoilers for some of the films mentioned. You’ve been warned) Slasher films remain one of the most endearing and popular genres in horror, with simple, streamlined plots, quick and dirty shoots, and a low budget aesthetic that makes them hard not to love. Like any genre in horror, one of the main selling points to a slasher is a good villain. … Continue reading 10 Underrated Slasher Villains – ScreenHub Entertainment

‘Halloween’ Re-Shoots Are Nothing To Worry About – ScreenHub Entertainment

Recent news that Blumhouse’s Halloween, the highly anticipated sequel to John Carpenter’s seminal classic was going through some reshoots has caused something of a stir online. The re-shoots are supposedly due to a poor test screening of an early cut of the film, leaving many to feel apprehensive about the movie. These feelings may be premature however. This article will take a look at what … Continue reading ‘Halloween’ Re-Shoots Are Nothing To Worry About – ScreenHub Entertainment

2019: The Year for Horror Remakes – ScreenHub Entertainment

Every few years, movie studios seem to have an inclination to remake a horror movie that attempts to require its viewers to question their family, friends, and government. Movies such as The Fly, An American Werewolf in London, and Firestarter, attempted to depict the horrific truths in the society in which they represented, in a hyperbolical manner of course. What would happen if all were … Continue reading 2019: The Year for Horror Remakes – ScreenHub Entertainment

Why ‘Ghostbusters’ Was A Horror Movie – ScreenHub Entertainment

Since Ghostbusters was released over 30 years ago, many — including its original creators — have tried to recapture its spirit (pun intended) in sequels, remakes and media, from comics to video games. While many of these enjoyed successes, they didn’t quite reach the heights of the original. Just why is this? The answer is as simple as it is unexpected. Many forget just how … Continue reading Why ‘Ghostbusters’ Was A Horror Movie – ScreenHub Entertainment

Why ‘Friday the 13th: The Game’ Is A Perfect Love Letter To The Series – ScreenHub Entertainment

Friday the 13th: The Game has enjoyed a great deal of success since its launch last August. Not only has it proved a hit with longtime Friday fans, but it has also introduced a new generation to the unstoppable fury of Crystal Lake’s favourite son. Why has this game worked so well? One reason is the passion behind it, which becomes obvious from the moment … Continue reading Why ‘Friday the 13th: The Game’ Is A Perfect Love Letter To The Series – ScreenHub Entertainment

Why ‘Alien: Isolation’ Is One Of The Best ‘Alien’ Sequels – ScreenHub Entertainment

When the highly anticipated Alien: Covenant was released in 2017, reaction to it was not what the filmmakers hoped. It underperformed at the box office, proving very divisive amongst longtime fans who felt it was almost unrecognizable as a part of the long-running science fiction/horror series. It left many to wonder if now is the right time to put Alien to rest. Is there really any life … Continue reading Why ‘Alien: Isolation’ Is One Of The Best ‘Alien’ Sequels – ScreenHub Entertainment