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The Quaran-Times: Home is where the Horror flicks are

Stuck at home doesn't mean stuck without a smile! This column will bring you weekly movies, games and TV shows, turning

Edgar Mendoza, Community Editor

May 3, 2020

What’s scarier than being trapped at home? These movies, TV shows and games are!

The Natural History Museum has added a new exhibit and explores the origins of monsters. The exhibit premiered on Oct. 10, 2019 and will continue on until early 2020. Photo credit: Elizabeth Corcoles

‘Natural History of Horror’; the reality of how horror was made

October 28, 2019

The 'Natural History of Horror' exhibit explores the scientific discoveries that inspired movie monsters that audiences continue to...

FSZ: What’s your favorite scary movie?

October 31, 2014

In honor of Halloween we've concocted a survey of campus to figure out what exactly is the best scary movie out there. Here are...

Podcast: Who is your favorite horror film serial killer/villain?

Maria Lopez, Online Editor

October 31, 2014

We discuss our favorite horror movie villains and what makes them so horrifying in celebration of the Halloween season. Participants: Host: Denny Cristales Kristopher Carrasco Gustavo Lopez Grester Celis-Acosta ...

Review: ‘As Above, So Below’ is just another typical horror film

Katherine Grijalva, Arts Editor

September 16, 2014

Legendary Pictures' new found footage film, "As Above,So Below" , the movie from sibling filmmakers John Erick and Drew Dowdle , is nearly as similar as previous horror films such as "The Blair Witch Project" and "Paranormal Activity." The film starts off with a female archaeologist exploring what appears as a dangerous and secret tunnel in Iran. Later, the site ends in explosions and de...

Review: ‘Oculus’ successfully frightens and intrigues

Katherine Grijalva, Copy Editor

April 15, 2014

Created by the producers of Paranormal Activity and Insidious, and directed by Mike Flanagan, 'Oculus' has caused immense hype from its audience, and has gained positive reviews from critics, naming it "one of the scariest movies they've seen in years" according to Hollywoodlife.com. The film begins with Tim Russell (Brenton Thwaites) being released a...

'The Walking Dead' Podcast: Mid-season finale

‘The Walking Dead’ Podcast: Mid-season finale

December 5, 2013

Hey y'all. This is our final podcast this year for 'The Walking Dead' Podcast. Sorry if you guys couldn't see the podcast for...

New version of ‘Carrie’ is bloodier

Justine Young, Staff Writer

November 12, 2013

We all know the classic story of Carrie White, the girl with telekinetic powers who was pushed too far at her senior prom. The tale's almost 40 years old and yet it's remained so iconic for one reason: it's scary as hell. To this day, the 1974 novel by Stephen King or the 1976 movie version is capable of instilling fear into any potential bully's...

'The Walking Dead' podcast: episode 3

‘The Walking Dead’ podcast: episode 3

November 1, 2013

Spoiler alert!!! We talk about the third episode in 'The Walking Dead' season four. We analyze and talk about what happened...

Insidious: Chapter 2 has no thrills

Justine Young

September 20, 2013

Insidious: Ch.2 provides cheap thrills and scares for movie goers from TalonMarks on Vimeo. It's an ambitious career goal for Patrick Wilson to attempt to surpass himself while still riding on the success of "The Conjuring." Unfortunately, "Insidious: Chapter 2" has caused him to fall face down right into the darkness that he got lost in du...

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