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Philly Flix: <i>The Sixth Sense</i>

Philly Flix: The Sixth Sense

In Philly Flix, I write about films set in and around Philadelphia, with each column highlighting a different one. I’m interested not only in the quality of the films, but in how they portray Philadelphia to [...]

From the List of Shame Files: <i>A Nightmare on Elm Street</i> (1984)

From the List of Shame Files: A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

It’s only been in the last few years that I’ve discovered horror as a genre I can enjoy. It wasn’t so much that I dismissed it as worthy of attention, but growing up I had a [...]

5 Moments of Childhood Cinematic Horror

5 Moments of Childhood Cinematic Horror

My love for horror film most certainly stems from that precious time in my youth when even the mere suggestion of horror elements in a movie was enough to scare the bejeesus out of me. I [...]

10 Best Seasonally-Appropriate Horror Movies, For Halloween

10 Best Seasonally-Appropriate Horror Movies, For Halloween

Halloween isn’t Halloween without autumn. Could you imagine the holiday happening in the middle of summer? It’s a magical time of year- it’s gorgeous, the leaves are changing, light begins fading fast and the sky gets [...]

6 of the Scariest Non-Horror Movies

6 of the Scariest Non-Horror Movies

Just because it’s not a horror movie doesn’t mean it can’t be terrifying. In fact, the movies that stick with me the most – the films that really keep me up at night – are usually [...]

5 Real-Life Serial Killers who Inspired Movies

5 Real-Life Serial Killers who Inspired Movies

When it comes to scary movies, I have a bit of a penchant for the more realistic plots. Serial killer narratives usually end up being my favorite, though many times the best slashers aren’t based in [...]

My First Horror Experience: What Lies Beneath

My First Horror Experience: What Lies Beneath

I was nine years old the first time I saw a horror movie in theaters. Horror is sort of a loose term here, as the film I’m about to describe follows perhaps more under the bracket [...]

Lynch Walk With Me: Twin Peaks Returns

Lynch Walk With Me: Twin Peaks Returns

Let’s cast a glance back towards last week’s column where I made the arbitrary decision to kick-off Cinedelphia’s horror-themed month with a little excavation of David Lynch’s 1990 television seriesTwin Peaks. A propros of nothing, mind [...]

Five of the Best Silent Horror Films

Five of the Best Silent Horror Films

Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been composing a quickly expanding list of horror films I want to watch (and re-watch for the millionth time) now that fall is officially upon us. I thought it [...]

Five Horror Films to Watch on Netflix

Five Horror Films to Watch on Netflix

Now that we’re entering October (where the hell did this year go?) there are a few exciting things about this month other than the myriad of pumpkin flavored things (do we really need pumpkin spice Oreos [...]

SINedelphia 2013 Wrap-up!

SINedelphia 2013 Wrap-up!

It’s been a very busy month at SINedelphia and we could not have done it without the help of some very passionate film enthusiasts and contributors. Below is a link index of this month’s SINedelphia content [...]