Topic: horror movies

R.I.P. Karen Black: Looking Back On Some Of Her Most Memorable And Stylish Roles

R.I.P. Karen Black: Looking Back On Some Of Her Most Memorable And Stylish Roles

As you may already know, Karen Black, the celebrated actress who appeared in everything from Alfred Hitchcock‘s Family Plot to Easy Rider to numerous pulpy horror flicks, died today at the age of 74 after a long battle with cancer. She might not be the best known name in Hollywood these days, but she leaves behind a legacy of great roles that we would all do well to revisit, and was, by all accounts, a genuinely warm and intelligent person. From her role in Easy Rider as a prostitute with whom the male protagonists drop LSD, to her ascendance to scream queen status in Trilogy of Terror, she imbued everything she did with heart, soul, and no small amount of style. Let’s take a look back on some of the roles she played and the gorgeous looks she rocked, then make a date with Netflix to watch all the Karen Black films we haven’t seen yet. More »

Moments I Would Kill Myself In Recent Horror Movies

Moments I Would Kill Myself In Recent Horror Movies

In every horror movie, the question that I find hardest to answer is Why are the main characters not committing group suicide? Is the ratio of heroes to normal people really that high? At what point does an existence that consists largely of fleeing in terror, fashioning makeshift tourniquets, and hiding breathlessly in the ark from slavering murderers kind of just…not seem worth it? More »

Gallery: Artist Envisions What Movie Villains Would Look Like In Their Twilight Years

Gallery: Artist Envisions What Movie Villains Would Look Like In Their Twilight Years

It’s a hard life, being a movie villain. You have few benefits, you’re misunderstood, and you rarely live to see old age. Then again, maybe you wouldn’t want to? Photographer Federico Chiesa and effects artist Carolina Trotta recently teamed up to show us what various cinematic bad guys would look like if they lived to be old enough to need a nursing home, and the results are both sad and amusing. Die young and leave a good looking corpse, villains. More »

Party Favors: This Is Heidi’s Day

Party Favors: This Is Heidi's Day

Heidi Klum‘s best Halloween costumes ever. -Betty Confidential

The new trend in divorce is being nice. -DoubleX

5 actually scary movies. -The Hairpin

Is having 17 children “selfish”? Or just “awful”? -YourTango

Marc Jacobs to the movies? -Styleite

Do good $10 jeans really exist? -Refinery29

Michelle Obama opts for Tracy Reese. -Poshglam

Classic coats for plus-size women. -The Frisky

The top 10 free fashion-centric iPhone apps. -The High Low

An extremely disturbing Smurfette makeup how-to. -StyleList

Some warm Fall coats on a budget. -College Candy

Take Halloween costumes to the bedroom? – YourTango